Journalist and reporter who is best recognized for his investigative reporting for the New York Times. He is also known for having worked for The Washington Post and the Hartford Courant as well as for having written the history of the World Trade Center.
He first started his career in journalism working as a reporter for the Valley News in Lebanon, New Hampshire. He gained further attention in 1992 when he won the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Journalism for his coverage of the Hubble Space Telescope.
He is also known for having been a finalist for the Livingston Award in 1999 for his work as a reporter at The Washington Post.
He was born and raised in New Hampshire and later settled in Washington, DC with his wife Elham Dehbozorgi.
He is also known for having written extensively for The Times on Donald Trump's presidency.