Dinesh D’Souza, a controversial political commentator, author and former president of King’s College, was indicted today by a grand jury for alleged campaign finance fraud, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s office announced this evening.
According to the office, Mr. D’Souza, 52, is charged “with violating the federal campaign finance laws by making illegal contributions to a United States Senate campaign in the names of others and causing false statements to be made to the Federal Election Commission in connection with those contributions.”
Apart from the deadened, but still oddly persistent, rumors that she’s back with Lindsay Lohan, Samantha Ronson has stayed out of the tabloids as of late. Good for her! She can DJ at the Boom Boom Room in relative serenity, all she wants. She’s pretty good at DJing, too, from our experience.
So much for Read More
On Wednesday, Serbia’s president announced the arrest of Goran Hadzic, a Croation Serb wartime leader who was, according to Reuters, “the last major Yugoslav war crimes fugitive.” Apparently, Hadzic’s attempt to sell a stolen painting, which is thought to be a Modigliani, was the key to his arrest. Hadzic, 52, was arrested in Read More
The Observer admits, reluctantly, that Coheed and Cambria was probably his favorite band in high school. This band was basically a bunch of nerds that loved Iron Maiden and created an out of sequence tetralogy about the fictional Amory Wars, in which a character, Claudio (this happens to be the name of the band’s singer) Read More
At a press conference in Brooklyn this morning, Attorney General Eric Holder addressed the overnight raids that targeted more than 100 alleged members of some of the area’s most notorious organized crime families.
“Today’s arrests are important and encouraging towards disrupting their operations, but the reality is the battle against organized crime is far from Read More