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New York pursuing Sacklers' financial records in opioid case

Observer-Reporter 17 Aug 2019
The lawsuits claim the company downplayed the drug’s addiction risks and oversold its benefits in its sales pitches to prescribers; contributing to a change in the way the medical world came to see potent prescription painkillers ... Members of the family have also been major philanthropists around the world ... Copyright 2019 The Associated Press ... .......
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New York pursuing Sacklers’ financial records in opioid case

Albuquerque Journal 16 Aug 2019
The lawsuits claim the company downplayed the drug’s addiction risks and oversold its benefits in its sales pitches to prescribers; contributing to a change in the way the medical world came to see potent prescription painkillers ... Members of the family have also been major philanthropists around the world ... ___....
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Pioneering orchid grower brings beauty to the world

Capital Press 15 Aug 2019
Matsui Nursery, headquartered near Salinas, Calif., sells more than 3 million orchids annually, making it one of the world’s larger potted orchid growers ... the world a more beautiful place ... Orchids have not only beautified the world but have enabled Andy to become a philanthropist....
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Top 25: What corporate America is reading, July 2019

Finger Lakes Times 15 Aug 2019
Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World" by David Epstein, Riverhead Books ... How Empowering Women Changes the World" by Melinda Gates, Flatiron Books ... How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World" by Joseph Menn, PublicAffairs ... The Power of Patience in a World Obsessed with Early Achievement" by Rich Karlgaard, Currency....
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Glass House Men

Fort Worth Weekly 14 Aug 2019
His past remained buried ... The couple commissioned his first project outside of New York. their house ... Johnson and his work partner, John Burgee, however, said the playfulness found at Disney World was the inspiration. Johnson jolted to fame in that period, becoming the go-to architect for philanthropists and corporate executives ... .......
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These 5 globally influential women are changing the world

Independent online (SA) 13 Aug 2019
Jacinda Ardern is New Zealand’s youngest female Prime Minister and the world’s youngest female Head of Government ... Melinda Gates is an American philanthropist and the former General Manager at Microsoft, In 2000, she co-founded the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation with her husband, which became the world’s largest charitable organisation....
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The relationship between Jeffrey Epstein and Jewish philanthropist Leslie Wexner, explained

Cleveland Jewish News 13 Aug 2019
For those immersed in the Jewish world, there’s an added question ... Is Wexner connected to the sex abuse accusations against Epstein? Has the philanthropist been accused of any wrongdoing? Does any of this taint Wexner’s legacy or the beneficiaries of his many programs?....
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NOTABLE ARKANSANS--answer

Arkansas Online 11 Aug 2019
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NOTABLE ARKANSANS

Arkansas Online 11 Aug 2019
He was born near Prattsville (Grant County) and grew up on a farm during the Great Depression ... His generosity of spirit and philanthropic contributions helped make Arkansas and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences a world-class medical destination ... Who was this world-renowned financier and philanthropist from Arkansas?....
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Going into overdrive: how to cope with the chaos around

The Hindu 09 Aug 2019
I arrived at a fancy lady’s lunch at Ming Yang, the Chinese restaurant at the Taj Land’s End hotel in Bandra 45 minutes late ... To my surprise, everyone was an economist. “This budget has been disappointing,” Pouty Philanthropist clucked. “Why didn’t they take on advisors from the corporate world?” moaned Brunette Babe ... The world is full of bad news ... .......
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How a Chance Meeting in Washington Provided a Spark of Hope in Flint

Creators Syndicate 08 Aug 2019
The company was acquired three years ago by Russian-Israeli entrepreneur and industrial philanthropist Michael Mirilashvili, who saw it as an opportunity to provide a truly revolutionary solution to the world's drinking water scarcity, which affects an estimated 1.2 billion people....
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Swaraj touched Pak hearts too: In memories forever, says Edhi Foundation trustee

The Times of India 08 Aug 2019
Fasil Edhi, the managing trustee of Edhi Foundation and son of world-famous philanthropist Abdul Saddar Edhi, worked with the former external affairs minister to ensure the return of Geeta — the speech- and hearing-impaired girl who had crossed over to Pakistan in 2000 and was brought back to India because of Swaraj’s proactiveness in 2015 ... City. ....
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