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Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, is filing a countersuit for at least $1 million against the Manhattan maid who accused him of sexual assault.

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Rapper Ja Rule to turn himself in for prison sentence Wednesdayupdated: Wed Jun 08 2011 16:35:00

Hip-hop artist Ja Rule turned himself to begin a two-year prison sentence Wednesday afternoon in New York.

Inside IMF: Female staff call for a woman at helmupdated: Tue May 24 2011 08:05:00

As the International Monetary Fund (IMF) prepares to replace its disgraced former managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, e-mails obtained exclusively by CNN offer a unique insight into the mood among staff.

Will a woman head the IMF?updated: Tue May 24 2011 08:05:00

CNN's Nina dos Santos reports on the chatter inside the IMF following the resignation of its embattled director.

Wife of former IMF boss shuts down blogupdated: Tue May 24 2011 05:41:00

The wife of former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn said she is closing down her popular French blog.

Ex-IMF chief accused of sexual assault out on bail, in Lower Manhattanupdated: Sat May 21 2011 01:49:00

The International Monetary Fund announced its search for a new managing director as its former chief, Dominique-Strauss-Kahn, is confined to a Lower Manhattan apartment following his release on bail from a Rikers Island jail.

IMF chief enjoys generous salary, perksupdated: Thu May 19 2011 09:48:00

For Dominique Strauss-Kahn, life inside an 11-foot by 13-foot Rikers Island cell, however temporary, was a major change. For years, Strauss-Kahn had enjoyed every bit of the upper-crust lifestyle, salary and perks that come with his job as managing director of the International Monetary Fund.

A look inside Rikers Island jailupdated: Tue May 17 2011 23:37:00

A former corrections official explains what it's like for Dominique Strauss-Kahn to live inside Rikers Island jail.

IMF head held in virtual isolation on Rikers Islandupdated: Tue May 17 2011 23:37:00

One hour of recreation a day. Veal patties and noodles for dinner. New York's well-known Rikers Island jail complex has been featured in films, television shows and documentaries, but life on the other side of the bars appears less than glamorous.

IMF chief jailed on Rikers Island after arraignment for attempted rapeupdated: Mon May 16 2011 21:41:00

The head of the powerful International Monetary Fund arrived Monday at New York's Rikers Island jail complex, dispatched there after a judge denied him bail for allegedly chasing and sexually assaulting a hotel employee.

CNNMoney: Wal-Mart's Black Friday starts busy, but peacefulupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 03:44:00

Black Friday was decidedly less dangerous at the Wal-Mart store on New York's Long Island where a worker was fatally trampled two years ago.

Union: 15 officers injured in Rikers Island fight with inmatesupdated: Tue Nov 23 2010 23:26:00

Fifteen corrections officers were injured Tuesday night after a scuffle with inmates at the Rikers Island correctional facility in the Bronx, according to a spokesman for the union that represents the officers.

People.com: Lil Wayne Released from Jailupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 12:48:00

He's going from eight months on Rikers Island to a party in Miami this weekend

Lil Wayne's ready to party after release from jailupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 09:21:00

Rapper Lil Wayne walked out of New York's Rikers Island jail Thursday and was set to fly to Miami for a welcome home party thrown by his record label, his publicist said.

Has prison changed Lil Wayne?updated: Thu Nov 04 2010 09:21:00

Bryan "Birdman" Williams and Cortez Bryant talk about Lil Wayne's stint in prison.

People.com: David Letterman Extortionist Released from Jail Earlyupdated: Thu Sep 02 2010 19:28:00

Recently married Robert "Joe" Halderman was let out for good behavior

Cabbie-stabbing suspect transferred to Bellevue wardupdated: Fri Aug 27 2010 19:14:00

Michael Enright, the man suspected of stabbing a cabdriver in New York after learning he was a Muslim, has been moved from jail to a psychiatric ward, a city official said.

Police: Cabbie suspect was intoxicatedupdated: Fri Aug 27 2010 19:14:00

A cab driver attacked because he was Muslim? CNN's Deb Feyerick has more.

People.com: Lil Wayne's Life in Jailupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 14:01:00

All the details on the rapper's new unglamorous digs at Riker's Island in N.Y.C.

People.com: Lil Wayne Begins Serving One-Year Jail Sentenceupdated: Tue Mar 09 2010 12:14:00

The rapper, sentenced Monday after two previous delays, could be out in eight months

Facebook status update provides alibiupdated: Fri Nov 13 2009 10:25:00

For 19-year-old Rodney Bradford, a simple Facebook status update turned into much more: a rock-solid alibi after he was accused of a crime.

People.com: Foxy Brown's Emotional Release from Prisonupdated: Sun Apr 20 2008 09:23:00

"I cried coming out. I didn't cry coming in," the rapper says after serving eight months for parole violation

People.com: Foxy Brown Released from Isolationupdated: Tue Nov 27 2007 14:24:00

Foxy Brown is back in the general prison population at New York's Rikers Island after serving 40 days in solitary confinement for violations that included shoving another inmate, according to reports.

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