American investigative journalist and author who won two Pulitzer Prizes over the course of his lengthy career.
After attending Pennsylvania State University, he served three years as a Special Agent with the U.S. Army Counter Intelligence Corps.
With his partner James B. Steele, he won two Pulitzer Prizes, two National Magazine Awards and six George Polk Awards.
He had a son with his wife Nancy.
He once wrote wrote a piece about aviator and noted recluse Howard Hughes .