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News Briefing: After ‘Mistakes,’ Wyclef Jean Group Gets New Accountants

By Kate Golden on January 25, 2010No Comment
  • Bill Gates remains enthusiastic after his first year of full-time work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  [Seattle Times]
  • The "Hope for Haiti Now" telethon, led by George Clooney and Wyclef Jean, has raised more than $57 million for relief, organizers said on Saturday.  [ABC News]
  • Aid groups say Haiti's homeless are in need of hundreds of thousands of tents.  [New York Times]
  • Nonprofit technology company Convio refiles plans to hold an initial public offering.  [Wall Street Journal]
  • Wyclef Jean's Yele Haiti Foundation makes sweeping changes in how donations are spent and accounted for after questions arise about the charity's previous spending practices.  [Washington Post]
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