Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demand Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
Study: New bird flu jumped directly from chickens Chinese scientists have for the first time found strong evidence of how humans got infected with a new strain of bird flu: from chickens at a live market. In a small study of four patients who caught the new H7N9 virus, Chinese scientists compared swabs from birds at live markets in eastern China to virus samples from patients. More
UW-Madison announces largest gift ever: $100 million - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Donors who give toward ... Forbes lists at $1.1 billion. ... In 2010, they joined Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett in The Giving Pledge, ... 11/15/2014 - 4:25 am | View Link
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Bill and Melinda Gates Pledge $10 billion DAVOS, Switzerland — The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will donate $10 billion over the next decade to research ... called the Gates contribution unprecedented and urged governments and private donors to add to the initiative. "An additional two ... 10/17/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Britain, Bill Gates pledge more than $4 billion to vaccinate world's poor Britain and Bill Gates, along with other international donors have pledged $4.3 billion to buy vaccines to protect children in poor countries against potential killers such as diarrheal diseases and pneumonia. The funds will allow more than 250 million of ... 06/15/2011 - 7:04 am | View Link
Bill Gates: $4 billion vaccine pledge historic LONDON – Donors promised to give a global vaccines body more than $4 billion to help it protect millions of children ... diarrhea and pneumonia as children in rich countries," said Bill Gates, co-chair of the Gates Foundation, in a statement. 06/14/2011 - 12:57 am | View Link
Bill Gates pledge $2.3 billion for vaccines LONDON - Britain and billionaire Bill Gates ... pledge on Sunday by Australia’s Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd, who said his country would donate $210 million to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) over three years until 2013. More ... 06/13/2011 - 1:43 am | View Link
Bill Gates, Donors Pledge $4.3 Billion for Vaccines LONDON – International donors led by Britain and Bill Gates pledged $4.3 billion on Monday to buy vaccines to protect children in poor countries against potential killers such as diarrheal diseases and pneumonia. The funding should allow more than 250 ... 06/12/2011 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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Jordan Kelley didn't know what to expect in her first basketball game as a University of Wyoming Cowgirl.
Kelley's statistics show she remembered how to play.
The 5-foot-10 guard scored seven points, pulled down six rebounds and had five assists in 13 minutes off the bench as UW routed Division II Western State Colorado University 104-29.
Sure, the competition will improve dramatically for Wyoming, starting Friday night when it was to host Denver at the Arena-Auditorium.
Scoring and rebounding and assists, that stuff doesn't matter to me.
Coach Joe Legerski said during the preseason that Kelley would have been worth two to three more wins if the NCAA had granted her waiver request last season.
Serbia will revoke the citizenship it granted to Ukrainian businessman Sergei Kurchenko, who is on a European Union sanctions list and wanted in his country on embezzlement charges, officials said Friday.
The Belgrade Blic daily said the 29-year-old billionaire media mogul and gas magnate was given a Serbian passport after an urgent immigration procedure, apparently for a promise to invest millions in Serbia's ailing economy.
The Obama administration is delaying a decision on whether to reduce the amount of ethanol in the nation's fuel supply.
The ethanol targets are required by a 2007 law that tried to address global warming, reduce dependence on foreign oil and boost the rural economy by requiring oil companies to blend billions of gallons of biofuels into gasoline annually.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game in a statement on Friday says the moose was killed at the Cartier Slough Wildlife Management Area sometime before Nov. 10.
Agency spokesman Gregg Losinski says details about the type of weapon used to kill the moose aren't being released because it's an active investigation.