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News Briefing: Harry Potter Prequel Auctioned to Aid Charities

By Kate Golden on June 11, 2008No Comment

•  A prequel to the Harry Potter series, handwritten by J.K. Rowling, sells for almost 25,000 pounds at a charity auction.  [Associated Press]

•  The socially and philanthropically prominent Tisch family removes its tobacco company from their portfolio.  [New York Times]

•  Food banks ask gardeners to grow extra food for the hungry.  [Associated Press]

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