July 5, 2011 A young novelist, who says former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn tried to rape her during an interview in 2003, is officially bringing charges against him. Strauss-Kahn's lawyers announced he will counter-sue for defamation of character.
May 18, 2011 Mississippi River expected to crest on Thursday at Vicksburg, Mississippi; the space shuttle Endeavour docks at the international space station; Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the IMF should set up an interim leadership structure since jailed leader IMF head cannot lead
IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, waits be arraigned on sexual assault charges at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, on Monday, May 16, 2011.
May 17, 2011 Dominique Strauss-Kahn jailed in New York; Louisiana flooding slowing down; Irish security defused a bomb before Queen Elizabeth arrived in Dublin; NFL owners won legal approval to continue locking out players; former Calif. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger fathered a child with a staffer not his wife
IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn is taken out of a New York police station on May 15, 2011.
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May 16, 2011 IMF chief jailed in New York on sex assault charges; more gates open on Louisiana spillway; pro-Palestinian supporters rush Israeli borders and are repelled; Air France says it can get data from crashed jet's recorders; Japanese man restarts convenience store business
December 15, 2008 Unintentional Hilarity finds hilarity where you least expect it... the global recession!
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