Concerns raised by two Harvard researchers over new treatment guidelines for heart risk shouldn’t change the method used for determining what patients should get cholesterol-lowering drugs, top U.S. heart doctors said today at the American Heart Association meeting in Dallas.
Belmont University upset 12th-ranked North Carolina 83-80 in college basketball’s Hall of Fame Tipoff tournament, while Iowa State upset seventh-ranked Michigan 77-70 with a game-ending 23-10 scoring run.
An aspect of U.S. tax law is being criticized by some lawmakers and consumer groups concerned that it may be worth billions of dollars for JPMorgan Chase & Co in negotiations with the Department of Justice.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill drew criticism for appointing an Education Department official to head up its response to sexual assault, the subject of three federal reviews this year.
The Endowment Fund, a vehicle mimicking the strategy of institutions such as Yale University, is seeking bids for a portfolio of private-equity and hedge-fund stakes valued at $1.8 billion to offer shareholders liquidity, three people familiar with the matter said.
Trays started disappearing from university cafeterias several years ago. Not for the usual reason, to be used as sleds in winter, or for the best reason, for college-age secret agents to slip under their jackets as impromptu torso protection against enemy shivs or poisoned blow darts.