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Boomtown, Flood Town

Climate change will bring more frequent and fierce rainstorms to cities like Houston

December 8, 2016 — Neena Satija, Kiah Collier, Al Shaw, ProPublica and The Texas Tribune

Verizon's Zombie Cookie Gets New Life

Verizon is merging its cellphone tracking supercookie with AOL’s ad tracking network to match users’ online habits with their offline details

October 7, 2015 — Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson and ProPublica

NSA Spying Relies on AT&T's "Extreme Willingness to Help"

The National Security Agency's ability to capture Internet traffic on U.S. soil has been based on an extraordinary, decades-long partnership with a single company: AT&T

August 17, 2015 — Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson, ProPublica and New York Times
Drought-Plagued Western States Play Politics with Water

Drought-Plagued Western States Play Politics with Water

The latest in ProPublica's “Killing the Colorado” series looks at how, despite decades of accepted science, California and Arizona still miscount their water supplies

July 20, 2015 — Abrahm Lustgarten and ProPublica

NSA Snooping Includes Hunting for Computer Hackers

The spy agency’s warrantless surveillance program on U.S. soil has been expanded to search for signs of hacking, according to the latest classified document leaks from former contractor Edward Snowden

June 5, 2015 — Julia Angwin, Jeff Larson, ProPublica, Charlie Savage, New York Times and Henrik Moltke
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Confronting Common Wisdom