Picture of Harold Maass

Harold Maass

Contributing editor

Harold Maass is a contributing editor at TheWeek.com. He has been writing for The Week since the 2001 launch of the U.S. print edition. Harold has worked for a variety of news outlets, including The Miami Herald, Fox News, and ABC News. For several years, he wrote a daily round-up of financial news for The Week and Yahoo Finance. He lives in North Carolina with his wife and two sons.

The daily business briefing: January 18, 2022
A cell tower in Orem, Utah
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 18, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 18, 2022
Congregation Beth Israel, where four people were held hostage.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 18, 2022

Report: Netanyahu negotiating plea deal in corruption case
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
corruption disruption

Report: Netanyahu negotiating plea deal in corruption case

MLK family leads march supporting voting rights legislation
MLK family attend march on Washington
activism

MLK family leads march supporting voting rights legislation

10 things you need to know today: January 17, 2022
Hostages taken at Texas synagogue
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 17, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 14, 2022
U.S. Supreme Court
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 14, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 14, 2022
The Supreme Court
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 14, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 13, 2022
Grocery shopping in Manhattan
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 13, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 13, 2022
Kevin McCarthy speaks at a December press conference
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 13, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 12, 2022
Bank of America ATMs
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 12, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 12, 2022
President Biden speaks at the Atlanta University Center Consortium
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 12, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 11, 2022
Rapid at-home COVID-19 test kits
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 11, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 11, 2022
 Stetson Bennett of the Georgia Bulldogs
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 11, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 10, 2022
A hospital emergency room
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 10, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 10, 2022
Novak Djokovic plays in Croatia on Dec. 3, 2021
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 10, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 7, 2022
Mortgage rates are up
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 7, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 7, 2022
Central Almaty
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 7, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 6, 2022
Federal Reserve
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 6, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 6, 2022
Attorney General Merrick Garland
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 6, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 5, 2022
The Joe Myers Toyota dealership in Houston, Texas
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 5, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 5, 2022
A pop-up vaccine climic at Los Angeles International Airport
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 5, 2022

The daily business briefing: January 4, 2022
Elizabeth Holmes leaving the courthouse in November 2021
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 4, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 4, 2022
Donald Trump, Jr., and Ivanka Trump, pictured in 2017.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 4, 2022

Harry Reid to lie in state at Capitol
Harry Reid memorial sign
Honors

Harry Reid to lie in state at Capitol

The daily business briefing: January 3, 2022
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: January 3, 2022

10 things you need to know today: January 3, 2022
Trump on Jan. 6, 2021
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 3, 2022

Virginia workers find 2nd time capsule at Lee statue site
The Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond
good finds

Virginia workers find 2nd time capsule at Lee statue site

New York vaccine mandate on businesses takes effect
In-person workers in NYC must be vaccinated
shots! shots! shots!

New York vaccine mandate on businesses takes effect

CDC reduces isolation time for asymptomatic coronavirus infections
Dr. Anthony Fauci and Rochelle Walensky
New rules

CDC reduces isolation time for asymptomatic coronavirus infections

The daily business briefing: December 28, 2021
Travelers at Ronald Reagan International Airport
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: December 28, 2021

10 things you need to know today: December 28, 2021
A New York City COVID testing site
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 28, 2021

3 more colleges drop from bowl games as COVID surges
Alumni Stadium in Massachusetts.
caught it

3 more colleges drop from bowl games as COVID surges

Fauci: 'Stay away' from larger New Year's parties this year
Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Auld Lang Syne

Fauci: 'Stay away' from larger New Year's parties this year

The daily business briefing: December 27, 2021
Tom Holland
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: December 27, 2021

10 things you need to know today: December 27, 2021
Christmas travelers
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 27, 2021

Putin says the West is the one threatening Ukraine war
Putin
Ukraine

Putin says the West is the one threatening Ukraine war