PARIS — The lawyer for a French novelist says she will file a lawsuit accusing former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of attempted rape. Lawyer David Koubbi told The Associated Press that Tristane Banon will file the suit Tuesday in Paris. Banon has described an encounter several years ago in which Strauss-Kahn allegedly assaulted […]

Prosecutors have agreed to release ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn from house arrest after questions began to arise about the Sofitel maid’s rape accusation. Kahn will recoup his bail money, but will be unable to travel outside of the country. Sources close to the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office say recent revelations about the maid’s claims […]

NEW YORK — Prosecutors have serious questions about the credibility of a hotel housekeeper who has accused former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn of raping her, and they are taking the extraordinary step of seeking a substantial reduction in his pricey bail, a person familiar with the case said Thursday. The person, who spoke […]

The African maid accusing former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of rape at a New York hotel, could never have imagined becoming the subject of an international news story. The woman, whose name and age remain under lock and key, was born in a mud hut in an isolated hamlet in Africa with no electricity or […]

NEW YORK (AP) — The former International Monetary Fund head charged with trying to rape a Manhattan hotel maid formally said he was innocent of the charges Monday in his first court appearance in the case in two weeks. Dominique Strauss-Kahn pleaded not guilty in a strong voice at the brief proceeding, standing between his […]

NEW YORK — The watchful eyes of the Daily News caught the former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and his wife leaving his house for a mysterious trip to the doctor’s office. This comes shortly after The New York Post reported that the hotel maid who accused Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault was living in an apartment […]

NEW YORK — After coughing up $1 million in bail money, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, gets to wait in the lap of luxury for a seven-count indictment on charges of attempted rape. The Daily News reports: The first floor boasts a guest suite with bath and private entrance, a […]

Roland Martin talks with Virginia Fields, President and CEO of the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS about French media speculating the HIV/AIDS status of the Ex-IMF Chief, Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s accuser. TJMS: French Media Speculating HIV/AIDS Status Of Ex-IMF Chief, Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s Accuser by Roland S Martin on Mixcloud

NEW YORK  — Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released from jail Friday and will be held under house arrest near ground zero after the luxury apartment where he had arranged to stay fell through because the neighbors objected to the media frenzy. Prosecutors said he will be temporarily housed in a building on a […]

NEW YORK — The leader of the International Monetary Fund and a possible candidate for president of France was pulled from an airplane moments before he was to fly to Paris and was being questioned Saturday by police in connection with the sexual assault of a hotel maid, police said. Dominique Strauss-Kahn was taken off […]