Ng Lap Seng, a Chinese billionaire who wanted to build a U.N. facility in China that would be as big as the one in New York, was convicted of bribery, conspiracy and money laundering charges on Thursday.
The DOJ told an appeals court this week that federal civil rights law does not ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
In the case's closing arguments, a U.S. prosecutor on Thursday urged jurors to convict former drug company executive Martin Shkreli of defrauding investors in his hedge funds and stealing from his old company to repay them.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is now the richest person in the world, with a fortune of more than $90 billion.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich told reporters that the accident that killed one person and injured seven more would not define the state fair.