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News Briefing: U.N. Urges Action in Fighting Pirates

By Kate Golden on July 11, 2007No Comment
  • Former ‘Dallas’ cast members auction costumes for charity; white Stetson hat fetches most money for sick children.  [Reuters]
  • Pirate attacks increase off the coast of East Africa, disrupting the flow of humanitarian aid.  [Associated Press]
  • Design firm discusses vision for the new Gates Foundation headquarters, to be opened in 2010.  [Bloomberg News]
  • The Wellmark Foundation withdraws its $15 million pledge to the University of Iowa College of Public Health over naming rights.  [Des Moines Register]
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