Next week the Pritzker Prize will be awarded to Toyo Ito, of Tokyo, who will receive his bronze medal and $100,000 in a formal ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston.
Former New York state Senator Shirley Huntley, who pleaded guilty in January to mail fraud conspiracy, worked with the government to secretly record other elected officials in a corruption probe, according to her lawyer.
Gabrielle Giffords received a Profile in Courage award this weekend at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston. The award is fitting, though she is displaying a different kind of courage than was celebrated by the late president in his 1957 best-selling book.
Some passengers encountered tardy flights in Los Angeles and Chicago because of a shortage of air- traffic controllers, as US Airways Group Inc.’s chief executive officer said the delays may sap travel demand.