Rescue ship captain held in Italy attracts donors, defenders

Jun 30, 2019

High-level support and almost three-quarters of a million dollars in donations are pouring in for the German captain of a migrant rescue ship who was arrested after she defied orders to stay out of Italy

Indian soldiers recover bodies of 7 missing mountaineers

Jun 23, 2019

An Indian official says paramilitary soldiers have reached the bodies of seven of eight members from a team of international climbers believed killed on a notoriously dangerous Himalayan mountain

Charitable giving by individual Americans drops in 2018

Jun 18, 2019

Charitable giving by individual Americans in 2018 suffers its biggest drop since the Great Recession of 2008-09; one factor is a Republican-backed change in tax policy

US donors, not French tycoons, foot Notre Dame works bills

Jun 14, 2019

The billionaire French donors that publicly promised flashy donations totaling the hundreds of millions to restore Notre Dame have not yet paid a penny toward the restoration of the French national monument, according to church and business officials

'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates

Jun 6, 2019

U.S. regulators want to clear up the confusion around date labels like "Sell by" and "Best by."

Oprah gives $500,000 to high school after-school program

May 19, 2019

Oprah Winfrey announced she's giving $500,000 to an initiative at a New Jersey high school that's aimed at keeping kids off the streets

Met Museum: No more money from family connected to OxyContin

May 15, 2019

The Metropolitan Museum of Art says it will stop taking money gifts from members of the Sackler family connected to the pharmaceutical company that makes OxyContin

Drugmaker will donate meds for US push to end HIV epidemic

May 9, 2019

Drugmaker Gilead agrees to donate prevention meds in US push to end HIV epidemic

Salt Lake Tribune announces plans to convert into nonprofit

May 8, 2019

The Salt Lake Tribune has announced plans to become a nonprofit as it moves toward a nontraditional model that it hopes will ensure long term stability after years of financial struggles

Backers seek funds for North Dakota Teddy Roosevelt library

May 5, 2019

An heir to the Walmart fortune, a wealthy governor and oil companies could fund a big chunk of the private money needed for a Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library in North Dakota's western Badlands


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