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Martin Mayer, Prolific and Protean Author and Critic, Dies at 91

Many of his books examined familiar professions and institutions, with titles like “Madison Avenue, U.S.A.” (1958), “Wall Street: Men and Money” (1960), “The Schools” (1961), “The Lawyers” (1967), “About Television” (1972), “The Bankers” (1974), “The Builders: Houses, People, Neighborhoods, Governments, Money” (1978) and “The Diplomats” (1983). The titles made them …

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Why Martin Shkreli Lost His Appeal

Mr. Shkreli had based his appeal, in part, on the 1999 decision by the Second Circuit in United States v. Berkovich. In that case, the appeals court upheld an instruction that for a wire fraud conviction the judge must clearly inform “the jury that they could not convict appellant unless …

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The Irishman: Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci reunite for first Martin Scorsese film together since Casino in new photos

After what feels like an eternity, we’ve finally been treated to a glimpse at Martin Scorsese’s new gangster drama The Irishman. The director’s first film since 2017 drama Silence, which has been confirmed to kick start this year’s New York Film Festival on 27 September, will unite actors Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci for the fist …

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