Michael Isikoff is an award-winning journalist and best-selling author who joined Yahoo News in 2014 as Chief Investigative Correspondent. He previously served as national investigative correspondent for NBC News between 2010 and 2014 and as investigative correspondent for Newsweek magazine between 1994 and 2010.
Isikoff is the author of three New York Times best-selling books: “Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin’s War on American and the Election of Donald Trump,” co-written with David Corn; “Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War,” co-written with David Corn, and “Uncovering Clinton: A Reporter’s Story,” which chronicled his own reporting of the Monica Lewinsky Story and was named the Best Non-Fiction Book of 1999 by the Book of the Month Club. In 2015, he wrote and produced “Uniquely Nasty: The U.S. Government’s War on Gays,” a widely acclaimed documentary about the FBI’s “sex deviates” program that was screened at the National Archives and won an Edward R. Murrow award. He is also the host of the highly successful Yahoo News podcast, Conspiracyland, and the cohost of Skullduggery, a weekly podcast interview show.