The state’s retirement system invested heavily in a private land deal that allowed a foreign company to effectively ship Arizona’s scarce water supply overseas.
A surprising group of investors is fueling a global scramble for water in the most unlikely of places – the Arizona desert. As wells run dry, there’s a race for profits.
After dozens of Indigenous people were murdered in land disputes, Nicaragua has moved to monitor its cattle industry. Beef raised on protected lands likely made its way to U.S. consumers.
Nicaraguan beef, raised on lands violently stolen from Indigenous communities, is making its way into American grocery stores.
Billy Chiu manages Grant Place Restaurant. In this comic illustrated by Thi Bui, he talks about how COVID-19 has impacted business.
As the pandemic sends more people online for entertainment, we look at how companies such as Facebook turn information about their users into profits.
As smart devices become a bigger part of our lives, we look at how Facebook and other companies profit from information about their users.
The company allows game developers to run high chargeback rates – a term for when people must ask credit card companies for help getting refunds.
Unsealed court records show the social media giant deployed a business model that knowingly duped children out of money.
A group of internet privacy and child health advocates also want Facebook to shut down Messenger Kids, a new service aimed at children under age 13.