Erik Prince - the founder of the controversial private security firm Blackwater ...
Aram RostonExclusive: Erik Prince's pitch mercenaries for Venezuela, "two sources with direct knowledge of Prince’s pitch said it calls for starting with intelligence operations and later deploying 4,000 to 5,000 soldiers-for-hire....."
It turned out the killer of a Ukrainian electrician was working for Russian intelligence agents.
Aram RostonWhat an extraordinary piece of reporting here from @mschwirtz on assassinations ordered by Russia: Russia Ordered a Killing That Made No Sense. Then the Assassin Started Talking. (And a clowder of cats)
With sea ice reduced, polar bears in the Arctic are spending more time on land, leading to increased attacks on people. Concerned Inuit communities want to increase hunting quotas, but researchers are testing new technologies they hope will reduce...
Aram RostonA smart story by @gloriadickey "As Arctic sea ice declines due to rising global temperatures, polar bears are spending more time on land and moving increasingly through populated areas"
The evangelical Christian Trump backer, an acquaintance of Michael Cohen’s, helped a hotel pool attendant in a business after befriending him in 2012.
Aram Roston"The prominent evangelical leader Jerry Falwell Jr. has for the first time acknowledged putting up $1.8 million for a business venture managed by a young pool attendant whom he and his wife befriended during a stay at a luxury hotel in 2012."
“Subsequent to being disciplined, he did not cease his misconduct,” an NSA inspector general report said.
Aram RostonAt the National Security Agency, a complaint about a "pathological social deviant" and sexually suggestive messages. @Jasonleopold and @buzzfeednews use a FOIA lawsuit to pry loose a scathing federal watchdog report about a senior NSA official.
Russia signed a military cooperation agreement with the Central African Republic (CAR) on August 21, less than a month after three prominent Russian journalists were killed in the war-ridden country while investigating Russian mercenaries.
Aram RostonRussia signed a military cooperation agreement with the Central African Republic (C.A.R.) on August 21, less than a month after three prominent Russian journalists were killed in the war-ridden country while investigating Russian mercenaries.