Overwhelmed U.S. port inspectors unable to keep up with illegal wildlife trade – The Washington Post

Inspectors with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have a big job tracking wildlife shipments pouring into New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. (Lee Powell/The Washington Post) Victor Gordon’s cramped antiques shop was called “the most unusual store in Philadelphia,” and it more than lived up to its billing. …

Can C.E.O. Satya Nadella Save Microsoft? | Vanity Fair

Over the last decade, as the biggest force in tech history hurtled toward irrelevance (albeit lucratively), a few blamed Microsoft’ s woes on founder Bill Gates, while most pointed to his successor as C.E.O., Steve Ballmer. Bethany McLean charts the breakdown of their relationship, the growing dissatisfaction with Ballmer, and …

Brazil-Italy Blood Feud Heats Up – Bloomberg View

Henrique Pizzolato’s story is made for the movies. Convicted of corruption and appropriating public money in one of Brazil’s biggestpolitical payola scandals, the former banker slipped out of his apartment in Copacabana at 4:30 one morning last year with just the clothes on his back, drove to the Paraguayan border and …