In this May 16, 2011 file photo, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, head of the International Monetary Fund, is arraigned in Manhattan Criminal Court. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, Pool)
May 20, 2011 2:49:29 PM PDT
By JENNIFER PELTZ and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press
NEW YORK - May 20, 2011 --
The former head of the International Monetary Fund was released from a New York City jail late Friday afternoon after spending nearly a week incarcerated on charges accusing him of trying to rape a hotel chambermaid.