Conservative political commentator and author Dinesh D’Souza, who made the film “2016: Obama’s America,” pleaded guilty to violating U.S. campaign finance law by using straw donors to exceed federal limits.
Princeton University paid four of its endowment managers a combined $9.2 million in 2013, a 46 percent increase from a year earlier and four times the increase Harvard University paid its top investors.
Kristin Forbes, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a former White House adviser, will join the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee, the latest hire in a shakeup of the panel.
Private-equity mogul Bruce Rauner jabs his left index finger at the Chicago ballroom crowd after his victory in Illinois’s Republican primary election, vowing things will change in the debt-strapped state if voters choose him as governor in November.
Melville “Mickey” Straus, a New York money manager with a passion for the visual and performing arts who helped lead cultural groups in Manhattan and its summer getaway, the Hamptons, for three decades, has died. He was 75.