Stories by Raphael Satter

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Firm used name of Red Cross to hide funds

PARIS - The law firm at the center of the Panama offshore accounts scandal routinely usurped the name of the Red Cross and other charities to help obscure the origin of millions of dollars in ...
By Raphael Satter

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Chase, Wells Fargo harvesting callers' voiceprints

Two of America's biggest retail banks - JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Wells Fargo & Co. - are recording the biometric details of callers' voices to weed out fraud.
By Raphael Satter

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Major bitcoin exchange collapses

TOKYO - The sudden disappearance of one of the largest bitcoin exchanges only adds to the mystery and mistrust surrounding the virtual currency.
By Raphael Satter

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

News organizations sometimes try, but fail to keep NSA's secrets

News organizations publishing leaked NSA documents have inadvertently disclosed the names of at least six intelligence workers and other government secrets, an Associated Press review has found.
By Raphael Satter

Friday, Nov. 16, 2012

Beatles fans struggle to find right Abbey Road

LONDON - It's a mystery tour, but it's hardly magical.
By Raphael Satter

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012

Online attacks take aim at banks

U.S. banks have been buffeted by more than a week of powerful cyberattacks, but the mystery surrounding their perpetrators lingers.
By Raphael Satter

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Revelers mark summer solstice at Stonehenge

Latter-day druids and late-night ravers flocked to Stonehenge late Wednesday, as thousands celebrated the summer solstice — the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.
By Raphael Satter
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