Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn moved from a temporary space in a high-rise to a plush, four-bedroom brick townhouse in New York today, where he will remain under house arrest as he awaits trial for attempted rape.
Thu, 26 May, 2011
Joseph Brooks, the Academy Award-winning songwriter of You Light Up My Life who was awaiting trial on charges of sexually assaulting more than a dozen women, was found dead of an apparent suicide in his Manhattan apartment, police said.
Mon, 23 May, 2011
Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been released from jail to house arrest in a landmark apartment building near New York's ground zero after the luxury apartment where he had arranged to stay fell through because the neighbours objected to the media frenzy.
Sat, 21 May, 2011
VICTORIA Beckham says, five seasons into her fashion brand, that she is a more confident designer and a more confident person, and that allows her to take risks beyond the structured cocktail dresses that gave her credibility with a famously finicky industry.
Mon, 14 Feb, 2011
The United States has been “asleep at the switch” and a financial regulatory upgrade is needed in the wake of Bernard Madoff’s alleged $49.4bn (€34.5bn) fraud scheme and the $692bn (€484bn) Wall Street bailout, president-elect Barack Obama said today.
Thu, 18 Dec, 2008