President Barack Obama urged thousands of college students at a campaign-style rally last night to “stay fired up” and help Democrats hold back a Republican surge in November’s congressional elections.
The University of Kentucky defeated the University of Wisconsin 74-73 to advance to the National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament championship game against the University of Connecticut. UConn defeated Florida in their semifinal matchup earlier tonight.
University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority, the school’s main medical teaching facility, is selling $262.7 million in revenue bonds, the biggest deal from an issuer in the state this year.
Prices for nonfat-dry milk, the biggest U.S. dairy export, rose to a six-year high on increasing overseas demand at a time when Congress’s failure to extend an expired farm law leaves the threat of surging consumer costs.