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News Briefing: Auction Nets Over $40 Million For AIDS In Africa

By Kate Golden on February 15, 2008No Comment
  • The (Red) Auction at Sotheby’s raises $42.6 million to fight AIDS in Africa.  [Reuters]
  • U.S. aid to Africa helps Bush’s popularity in that region of the world.  [Associated Press]
  • Peter Peterson, the billionaire co-founder of the Blackstone Group, unveils plans for the Peterson Foundation, which he expects to grow to $1 billion.  [New York Times]
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