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The Adulterer in the Room

In 2001, Eric Schmidt was brought to Google to be “the adult in the room.” He became a billionaire—but raised eyebrows with his very open marriage

This Season’s Model?

The man behind fashion powerhouse Zadig & Voltaire swaps his wife for her twin sister

A Shot in the Dark

How did the partner of a British billionaire’s son end up being held on charges of manslaughter in a prison infested with scorpions, tarantulas, and cockroaches?

The Little Con Man That Could

A baby-faced fraudster, the king of Spain, and a possible 30-year prison sentence—it’s not a Hollywood film, yet …

Norse Myth

The new film Oslo neglects an essential detail about the diplomat it glorifies: his connection to Jeffrey Epstein

In France, a Woman Strikes Back

Molested when she was 12, Valérie Bacot, decades later, killed her abuser—her husband. Many want to see her set free

From Russia Without Love

Stolen passports, armor-plated cars, and a possible $8 billion payout. Haven’t these oligarchs ever heard of a pre-nup?

Tunnel Vision

Why one Candy brother is selling his $241 million London apartment and the other has built a subterranean storehouse for his 57 supercars

Keith McNally Goes off the Menu

Why are his eyebrow-raising posts shaking up Instagram?

Divorced from Reality

An aristocrat and his estranged wife sling accusations of bigamy and deception as the breakdown of their marriage leaves them both in financial ruin

If You Think the House of Windsor Has Issues …

A dynastic struggle in Jordan pits prince against prince, and queen against queen

Bad Education

A flood of student allegations, ranging from endemic sexism to rape, is roiling the English school system

In the Red?

Will Donald Trump’s longtime moneyman flip on the ex-prez? An ugly divorce gives prosecutors power

“What’s a Ponzi Scheme?”

The surprises don’t end with Bernie Madoff, the mastermind behind a $65 billion Ponzi scheme

On Thin Ice

Is an ugly divorce the key to putting Donald Trump in prison?

Carrie Takes the Lion’s Share?

Boris Johnson’s fiancée leaves politics to work at a zoo

Reform School

Fake heiress Anna Sorokin has been sprung from prison—and can’t stop talking

Oui, Madame!

At Valérie Hervo’s swingers’ club, the beau monde finds unadulterated pleasure. Masks, yes (at some point), but no clothes!

Your Schloss or Mine?

Why is the patriarch of one of Germany’s most revered noble families living in the woods and suing his son?

Treasure Islet

Mysterious thefts on the tiny island of Capraia, where everyone knows everyone, baffle the municipality’s three police officers

Playing Dirty

What led actress Felicity Huffman to risk everything—including the sentence she recently finished serving—to try to cheat her daughter’s way into college?

Snake Eyes

A bumbling billionaire blows a fortune trying to build the Vegas of Down Under

Howard’s End

Once the master of the castle used in the filming of Bridgerton and Brideshead Revisited, Simon Howard now faces vast troubles, including child-sex-offense charges

When Your Life Is a True-Crime Scandal

Six years after she was freed from an Italian prison and found innocent of a sensational murder, Amanda Knox looks back