John McNamara (Michael Rooker) is a reporter working for the notorious tabloid, The Metro Examiner. His arrogant and reckless reporting has recently landed him in deep trouble with his editor and his job is on the line. After a fellow reporter goes missing, John stumbles into a web of deceit, corruption and murder. With the help of a rival reporter Linda Callaway, they begin to dig the dirt on senior politicians who are involved in serious corruption with organised crime. Can they get the story into tomorrow's headlines? or will they live to see tomorrow themselves?