This CEO left coal miners penniless. Why did a West Virginia town give him a lucrative tax break to build a luxury hotel?
Documents reveal a generous tax break and questionable land deals doled out to a failed coal baron, raising questions about why a community in an impoverished county in West Virginia would bolster the wealth of controversial businessman at the expense of taxpayers.
Dancers at the Star Garden Topless Dive Bar in North Hollywood turned a lockout by management into a picket and unionization drive that could bring long-needed changes to strip clubs around the country.
In recent decades, the core democratic principle that prioritizes citizens over corporate profits has been aggressively undermined.