Duke University’s reign as national champion ended with a 93-77 loss to the University of Arizona that left coach Mike Krzyzewski stuck on 900 wins, two short of tying the men’s major college basketball career mark.
Susan Romano read her son Zach’s financial-aid letter from Drexel University, and her eyes jumped to the line highlighted in yellow: “$13,442 expected payment” for the first year at the $63,000-a-year school.
The University of Connecticut claimed its third men’s college basketball championship as Butler University had the worst title game shooting performance in the 73-year history of the national tournament.
Jim Giffen , an oil consultant and merchant bank owner, spent the last years of the Cold War brokering business deals between the U.S. and Soviet Union while serving as a secret communication conduit between governments.
International Business Machines Corp. said in March 2011 it had settled with U.S. regulators over allegations it bribed Chinese and South Korean officials to win at least $54 million in government contracts.