Once a Lawn Mower, a Self-made Billionaire Makes a Lasting Gift to Virginia Tech
A self-made billionaire
has announced a gift of $2 million to Virginia Tech, even though he did not complete his graduation from that college of engineering. //
His philanthropy is the result of a long-term relationship with Paul and Dot Torgersen of Blacksburg, Va. When he was a youngster, he ...
New Film Exposes Bruce Wasserstein and Lazard-linked Elderly Care Facilities Exploiting Seniors
Greenwald's Brave New Films about Atria's mistreatment of its workers and
The film, "Gouging Grandma," follows Lazard Ltd's billionaire
Wasserstein from New York to Bermuda as he tries to escape responsibility
for problems at Atria. Atria is owned by a Lazard-affiliated priva...
Exploitation of Residents at Wasserstein and Lazard-linked Senior Care Facilities Exposed
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The film, titled "Gouging Grandma: billionaire
follows Robin Berson, the daughter of an Atria resident, and Dino Vallenes,
a maintenance worker at an Atria facility, as they tra...
Batman Takes on Gotham City With a Little Help From Milk
...y by Milk Campaign Gives One Lucky Teen the Chance to be drawn into a Batman comic book
WASHINGTON, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- billionaire
by day, Caped Crusader
by night; living a dual life is no easy task. Along with exercise and
eating right, Batman knows drinking milk helps him refuel...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/December 3, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, November 26).
MIDDLE EAST: "Messiah On a Hill" (p. 44). Jerusalem Bureau Chief Kevin
Peraino reports on Palestinian billionaire
Munib al-Masri, who, like a
Palestinian Ross Perot, recently announced he was forming a movement called
the Palestine Forum to challenge the two major...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/November 19, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, November 12)
...68." http://www.newsweek.com/id/69585 POLITICS: "So Happy Together" (p. 31). Investigative Correspondent Mark
Hosenball reports that the Clintons' billionaire
archenemy, best known as
the man behind a "vast right-wing conspiracy" that Hillary Clinton said was
out to destroy her and her husband, Richard Mello...
Message for Activists at Latino National Congreso Convention: Amnesty Will Exacerbate National Problems and Turn the U.S. into Another Mexico
...s into another Mexico or part of the Mexican nation -- a country that
many of them or their ancestors have left? Shouldn't Latin America, which
has 37 billionaire
citizens, including Mexican citizen Carlos Slim, now the
world's wealthiest person, work to improve life for their own citizens?" DASA is a national ...
GlycoMark Blood Test Included in Global Diabetes Care Guidelines as Emerging Technology
...s, NC). GlycoMark activities are centered in the
North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, North Carolina, a 350-acre
life sciences hub started by billionaire
David H. Murdock. More information about GlycoMark may be found at http://www.glycomark.com .
References: 1. Guideline for Management of Postmeal...
NEWSWEEK: Cover: Giving Globally: How to Heal the World
...ed to a kid who may use it to do something great, Levy reports. -- Special Correspondent Emily Flynn Vencat profiles Sudanese businessman and billionaire
Mo Ibrahim, who will soon announce the first winner of his foundation's Achievement in African Leadership Prize, a $5 million award, spread ou...
NEWSWEEK International Editions: Highlights and Exclusives, Oct. 1, 2007 Issue
....com/id/20920358/site/newsweek/ A Reward for Good Behavior. Special Correspondent Emily Flynn Vencat
profiles Mo Ibrahim, a Sudanese businessman and billionaire
announce the first winner of his foundation's Achievement in African
Leadership Prize -- a $5 million award, spread out over 10 years, and