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My Favorite Films of 2013

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's the time of year when critics release their lists of the year's best films. It feels like a competitive sport -- or a provocation, which all of these lists are, by nature. As in: "This is my list of the best films. If you don't agree, you're wrong."

Cate Blanchett as Tragic Hero: Woody, Women, and Williams

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.22.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

"Jasmine was a gift of a role," said Cate Blanchett at the New York premiere of Blue Jasmine, Woody Allen's new movie.

No One Wants To Rent To Bernie Madoff's Son

Posted 06.04.2012 | New York

No one will rent an apartment to Andrew Madoff and his fiance, Catherine Hooper, The New York Post reports, even when the two are willing to drop $20,...

Madoff Son On Father's Ponzi Scheme

AP | Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Andrew Madoff (MAY'-dawf) says he never suspected his financier father of running a Ponzi scheme because he grew up hearing what a le...

Madoff's Son: I'll Never Speak To My Father Again

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

Andrew Madoff, son of infamous Ponzi Schemer Bernie Madoff, says he'll never forgive his father. Speaking to 60 Minutes on Sunday, Andrew Madoff, w...

WATCH: Larry King On His Doomed Bernie Madoff Investments

AP | Posted 12.28.2011 | Media

GLENDALE, Calif. — Larry King says he invested $700,000 with Wall Street scammer Bernard Madoff (MAY'-dawf) but was lucky enough to get it all b...

Madoff: I 'Can Live' With Victims' Anger

Posted 12.27.2011 | Business

Bernard Madoff -- the man convicted of swindling billions from clients worldwide -- said he's more concerned with how his crimes affected his family t...

Bernie And Ruth Madoff Attempted Suicide Together

Posted 12.26.2011 | New York

Ruth Madoff, wife of disgraced Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff, told "60 Minutes" that the couple was so distraught over her husband's crimes that they a...

Ruth Madoff Dumps Incarcerated Husband: Report

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 10.15.2011 | Divorce

Ruth Madoff, who stood by her disgraced husband Bernie despite his $65 billion Ponzi scheme and 150-year prison sentence, is cutting ties to him now i...

Bernie Madoff: 'I'm A Good Person'

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff's personal PR campaign has begun. The convicted Ponzi schemer made a series of calls from prison to writer Steve Fishman in hopes of...

Ruth Madoff Was Turned Away At Her Son's Memorial

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Ruth Madoff flew to Connecticut to be at her son's memorial service, but Mark Madoff's grieving widow would have none of it. A source tells People th...

Ruth Madoff's Engagement Ring Sold For How Much?

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Anyone wanting to walk in the shoes of fallen financier Bernard Madoff was in luck Saturday: Thousands of belongings from his New York Ci...

Ruth Madoff Blames Bernie For Son's Death: Sources

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bernie Madoff's wife blames her husband's Ponzi scheme for their son's suicide, according to biographer Jerry Oppenheimer. Ruth Madoff is, "totally d...

PHOTOS: Bernie Madoff's Personal Property Up For Auction

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Infamous ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff may be spending his final years at the Butner Federal Correctional Complex in North Carolina, but his stuff lives...

PHOTOS: Buy Bernie Madoff's Personal Items

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff's tiny bull is up for sale. (Scroll down for pictures of Madoff's personal belongings that are up for auction) A miniature bronze...

Ruth Madoff A Redhead?

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bernie Madoff may have been caught red-handed, but Ruth Madoff has been caught red-haired. The wife of the famous Ponzi-schemer was spotted at Midtow...

Ruth Madoff Volunteers To Make Amends

New York Post | SUSANNAH CAHALAN and JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

She's hasn't donned sackcloth and ashes, but Ruth Madoff is trying to repent. Like the biblical Ruth, the disgraced wife of jailed Ponzi schemer Be...

Bernie Madoff Still Hiding $9 Billion, Says Inmate

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Does disgraced Ponzi king Bernie Madoff really have billions of dollars squirreled away? That's what one fellow prisoner is claiming. The New York P...

Alfred R. Kahn, 4Kids CEO, Buys Bernie Madoff's Apartment (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After nearly five months on the market, Bernie Madoff's penthouse apartment has gone into contract. The swanky Upper East Side pad was originally l...

Madoff's Brother, Peter Madoff, Now A Subject Of Criminal Probe

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEWARK, N.J. — A lawyer for the brother of Ponzi king Bernard Madoff said in court papers made public Wednesday that his client has been told he is ...

Madoff's Inner Circle Remains

Mother Jones | Erin Arvedlund, Illustration by Steve Brodner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff swore he'd acted alone when he pleaded guilty to his $65 billion Ponzi scheme. It was a preposterous claim, so why, more than a year lat...

Bernie Madoff Makes Friends Behind Bars

Wall Street Journal | By DIONNE SEARCEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A description of Mr. Madoff's prison life has emerged from interviews with current and former inmates at Butner and various lawyers, including some wh...

Aug. 24, 2009, News Update

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Valeriani

President Obama goes on vacation on Martha's Vineyard. Did health care reform go with him? Why doesn't anybody know why it's called Martha's Vineyard?

Sheryl Weinstein: Madoff Feared Wife's Reaction, Will Send Copy Of Book To Jail Cell

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — An investor who says she had an affair 16 years ago with failed financier Bernard Madoff said Tuesday she described Madoff as "not we...

Bandit Bankers and Mrs. Madoff's Money

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Given what we now know, thanks to the efforts of Andrew Cuomo, one might well ask: are all scams created equally, or are some scams more equal than others?