In the East Room of the White House yesterday, Michelle Obama handed out hugs, plaques and praise for the “boundless promise” offered to young artists and scholars on a “shoestring budget.”
The New York Historical Society, the city’s first museum, is ready to show off a much-needed facelift.
Conrad Black , the former Hollinger International Inc. chairman, was granted $2 million bail guaranteed by a family friend and may be released from a federal prison as early as today.
Conrad Black , the ex-Hollinger International Inc. chairman, was freed from prison after posting a $2 million bail bond guaranteed by a family friend.
Ex-Hollinger International Inc. chairman Conrad Black , free on bail after more than two years at a Florida prison, must return to Chicago tomorrow to face the judge who handed down his sentence.
Conrad Black ’s criminal conviction for fraud and obstructing justice should stand, U.S. prosecutors told a federal appeals court. Defense lawyers, in a simultaneous filing, argued that the verdict should be struck down.