The biggest operator of for-profit higher education schools is investigating an $18 million charitable donation in Turkey and whether some of the money was diverted to a government official.
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In 2005, former president Bill Clinton traveled to Kazakhstan to meet with its leader, Nursultan Nazarbayev. Clinton flew to Almaty with the Canadian mining financier Frank Giustra on Giustra's private jet, the New York Times reported Thursday. Giustra was there to secure rights to Kazakhstan's rich uranium deposits.
Chinese authorities detained a leading television anchor minutes before airtime.
A three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled Wednesday that Judge Jed S. Rakoff made a mistake when he rejected a negotiated settlement between the SEC and Citigroup three years ago.
It's not always raw power, the threat of violence, or great wealth that change things. Sometimes it's the "soft" side of human nature -- sincerity, honesty, and humility, combined with a silly idea that life really can be better. That's how Pete Seeger worked his magic.