Into The Hot Zone (Middle East)

After weeks of preparation, the U.S. launches a full-scale assault to take back Fallujah. TIME follows one platoon as it carries out the most dangerous operation since the beginning of the war


China's Shadow Banks (Business)

Illegal lenders are siphoning money from state-owned banks, but they may do more good than harm


Caught In Their Own Web (Crime)

TIME looks inside the police investigation into internet child pornography that has led to hundreds of arrests in Australia