Jack Taylor, a junior guard at Grinnell College who last year broke college basketball’s 58- year-old single-game scoring record with a 138-point game, had 109 yesterday in his second game of the season.
About a quarter of state-funded family-planning clinics in Texas’s Lower Rio Grande Valley closed after funding was cut in 2011, forcing women to forgo breast exams, Pap smears and contraception, according to a report by an advocacy group.
A New Texas law requiring abortion doctors to have local hospital admitting privileges will probably force more than one-third of the state’s clinics to close, affecting more than 20,000 women, a trial witness said.
Vestas Wind Systems A/S and Suzlon Energy Ltd., the two biggest wind-turbine suppliers by sales, are losing market share in Brazil because they don’t use enough parts made in South America’s fastest-growing market.
El Paso, Texas, which is cutting police overtime and holding some jobs vacant, will have to spend an extra $17 million on bonds to finance a minor-league baseball stadium after an initial attempt to sell the debt failed.
Cisco Systems Inc. and Huawei Technologies Co. are losing clout in the world’s fifth-largest telecommunications market as Brazil’s government backs smaller local companies that pledge to block foreign spying.