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Your Thursday Briefing by ADEEL HASSAN


Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Published: July 1, 2015 at 08:00PM

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Donna Karan’s Fans and Friends Discuss Her Legacy by JACOB BERNSTEIN


After the designer announced that she’s stepping down, Bernadette Peters, Ingrid Sischy and others reflected on her achievements.

Published: July 1, 2015 at 08:00PM… 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

Saudi Prince Vows to Give Away $32 Billion by BEN HUBBARD


The prince, Alwaleed bin Talal, said his fortune would go to his charity for causes including disease eradication, women’s empowerment and disaster relief. 12 more words

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Protecting Dementia Sufferers From Scammers Gains Ground in U.S. by REUTERS


Two years after New York socialite Brooke Astor died in 2007, her son, Anthony Marshall, was convicted of bilking her of millions of dollars. 31 more words

Jonathan Offt

Light Toned Deposit in the Aureum Chaos Region on Mars

The High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera aboard NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter acquired this closeup image of a light-toned deposit in Aureum Chaos, a 368 kilometer (229 mile) wide area in the eastern part of Valles Marineris, on Jan. 12 more words

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Billionaire Saudi Prince Vows to Donate $32 Billion Fortune by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


Saudi Arabia’s billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world’s richest people, announced Wednesday that he will donate all of his wealth of $32 billion to charity over the coming years. 12 more words

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Paid Notice: Deaths ZIMMERMAN, RUTH by Unknown Author

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ZIMMERMAN–Ruth. UJA- Federation of New York mourns the passing of Ruth Zimmerman, beloved wife of the late Dr. Edward Zimmerman who leaves behind a loving family that carries on a tradition of exceptional Jewish philanthropy. 17 more words

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