Philip Morris parent Altria has sold its headquarters building at 120 Park for $525 million to Global Holdings, Inc., a real estate company operated by investor Eyal Ofer.
Altria has owned the site (and subsequent building) since at least the late 1970′s, according to property records. The firm announced today that it Read More
Back in 1999, Al Gore took a serious beating over the fact that a senior aide, Carter Eskew, had masterminded a tobacco industry campaign to kill a bill, backed by John McCain, aimed at preventing minors from smoking.
Now Hillary Clinton seems headed right into the same storm, and Read More
As a journalist who covered everything from race riots to Supreme Court nominations before turning to cultural subjects, I sometimes wonder whether writing about the glories of classical music isn’t a bit off the mark when the world is marching to the different drumbeats of natural disaster, terror and political chicanery. But when I attend Read More