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Rihanna and 8 Other Celebrities Who Sued Their Financial Managers

GOBankingRates | Posted 09.12.2014 | Money

When you rake in millions of dollars each year, it can be hard to find a financial manager who doesn't want to take a big cut of that -- with or without their permission. Here are the top nine celebrities who have sued their financial managers for mismanaging and stealing funds.

Bestselling Crime Author Opens Up About Her Sexuality

Posted 11.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Crime novelist Patricia Cornwell opened up about her sexuality in a HuffPost Live appearance this week. "For me, I feel it's important to own anyt...

Author Wins $50.9 Million In Lawsuit

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 04.21.2013 | Books

BOSTON — A federal jury awarded crime writer Patricia Cornwell nearly $51 million Tuesday in her lawsuit against her former financial management...

Inside Patricia Cornwell's Lawsuit

AP | By DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 03.15.2013 | Books

BOSTON -- For more than two decades, crime writer Patricia Cornwell has famously dramatized the life of a fictional medical examiner in her best-selli...

Writers Who 'Thrill' Me: Vince Flynn, Lee Childs, Nelson DeMille and Patricia Cornwell

Liz Smith | Posted 12.03.2012 | Books
Liz Smith

I love reading thrillers. As you might know, Lee Childs of the Jack Reacher series is my current crush and soon we will be seeing Tom Cruise playing him in the movies.

13 Great Female Mystery Writers

Posted 08.16.2012 | Books

The first female detective is generally agreed to have been "G", the hero of "The Female Detective," an 1864 novel soon to be republished by the Briti...

Crime Author's Ex-Business Manager Pleads Guilty

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

WASHINGTON — The former business manager for best-selling crime novelist Patricia Cornwell pleaded guilty Monday to lying about the source of 21...

Mark Twain And George Bush Duke It Out For The Top

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Port Mortuary" by Patricia Cornwell (Putnam Adult)...

Patricia Cornwell On "The Scarpetta Factor" (VIDEO) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Patricia Cornwell was on Good Morning America this morning to talk about her new book, "The Scarpetta Factor." She spoke about the "CSI effect" in cou...

Is the Morality Gene Missing?

Dan Solin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Solin

The news reinforces my belief that there is something rotten at the core of the financial services industry. I am not discussing old news like Bernie Madoff. Here are some items that crossed my desk this week.

A Sure-Fire Bestseller:Lincoln's Doctor's Dog

The Huffington Post | Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Random House founder Bennett Cerf was reportedly asked how to write a best seller. The venerable editor's answer: Lincoln's Doctor's Dog. Seems Abe Li...

Angelina Jolie To Play Patricia Cornwell Heroine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Angelina Jolie may have landed a new franchise. The Oscar winner, 33, reportedly signed to play Dr. Kay Scarpetta, the crime-solving medical examiner ...

Patricia Cornwell Speaks Of Her Wife: "Finally, I Feel Rooted Somewhere"

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Crime novelist Patricia Cornwell sat with the UK's Telegraph for a lengthy interview. Generally private, the best-selling author opened up about her 2...