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Philly.com
Roger King, 72, 'larger than life' retired Philly homicide prosecutorin Philadelphia, including some of the city's most notorious cases, such as the
Roger King, 72, 'larger than life' retired Philly homicide prosecutor
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
in Philadelphia, including some of the city's most notorious cases, such as the conviction of David Dickson Jr., a former Drexel University security guard with a foot fetish who strangled a 20-year-old student in 1984. When Mr. King retired in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why bisexual women like Amber Heard are more at risk for domestic violenceand positive relationships, or even value yourself or your health and well-bein
Why bisexual women like Amber Heard are more at risk for domestic violence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
and positive relationships, or even value yourself or your health and well-being.” A 2016 study from Philadelphia’s Drexel University found that bisexual women were more likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and traumatic stress. It’s... Read more
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Medical News Today
Autism risk increased with prenatal exposure to banned chemicalsexposure to PCBs For the new study, co-author Kristen Lyall, assistant profess
Autism risk increased with prenatal exposure to banned chemicals
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
exposure to PCBs For the new study, co-author Kristen Lyall, assistant professor at the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, and colleagues set out to investigate whether prenatal exposure to organochlorines in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Prenatal exposure to organochlorine chemicals linked to increased odds of autism in childrenin the fat of animals that humans eat, leading to exposure. With that in mind,
Prenatal exposure to organochlorine chemicals linked to increased odds of autism in children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
in the fat of animals that humans eat, leading to exposure. With that in mind, Kristen Lyall, ScD, assistant professor in Drexel University's A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, and her collaborators, decided to look at organochlorine chemicals during... Read more
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Daily Mail
The US Air Force to 'bomb the sky' to improve radio receptionallowing them to zigzag over greater distances. In one of the USAF-backed proj
The US Air Force to 'bomb the sky' to improve radio reception
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
allowing them to zigzag over greater distances. In one of the USAF-backed projects, researchers with General Science and Drexel University in Pennsylvania are working to develop a way to vaporize metal by heating it beyond its boiling... Read more
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dna
Academia’s feet of clay: sexual misconduct and gender discrimination in schoolsentrenched in such actions and, thus, the perpetrators often come from the most
Academia’s feet of clay: sexual misconduct and gender discrimination in schools
dna / Posted 3 days ago
entrenched in such actions and, thus, the perpetrators often come from the most privileged section of our societies. The writer is an academic-turned journalist. She taught history at Drexel University and New York University before joinin... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Music may be best medicinepressure were also linked to music interventions, according to the study. Lead
Music may be best medicine
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
pressure were also linked to music interventions, according to the study. Lead author Associate Professor Joke Bradt, from Drexel University, says they are important findings as these outcomes play an important role in the overall well-being of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Who are you? Squatters can actually help a neighborhoodwhere she earned a PhD in sociology. That's where squatters come in. Herbert,
Who are you? Squatters can actually help a neighborhood
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
where she earned a PhD in sociology. That's where squatters come in. Herbert, who will be an assistant professor at Drexel University in the fall, interviewed more than 60 people, including squatters, city authorities, and residents between... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migrationonward over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,"
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 6 days ago
onward over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area," said Rob Bierregaard, an ornithologist at Drexel University in Philadelphia who has tagged ospreys with MacLeod. "If something bad happens there, they could be... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Artisanal Food Waste: Can You Turn Scraps Into Premium Products?of brown bananas, but they kept walking," says Deutsch, the founder of the Drex
Artisanal Food Waste: Can You Turn Scraps Into Premium Products?
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
of brown bananas, but they kept walking," says Deutsch, the founder of the Drexel Food Lab, a culinary research group at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Conveying cast-off produce to hungry people seemed like a good idea — but only if... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Artisanal Food Waste: Can You Turn Scraps Into Premium Products?of brown bananas, but they kept walking," says Deutsch, the founder of the Drex
Artisanal Food Waste: Can You Turn Scraps Into Premium Products?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
of brown bananas, but they kept walking," says Deutsch, the founder of the Drexel Food Lab, a culinary research group at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Conveying cast-off produce to hungry people seemed like a good idea — but only if... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migrationonwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 days ago
onwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area," said Rob Bierregaard , an ornithologist at Drexel University in Philadelphia who has tagged ospreys with MacLeod. "If something bad happens there, they could be... Read more
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The Columbian
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migrationonwards over Cuba. “All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
onwards over Cuba. “All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,” said Rob Bierregaard , an ornithologist at Drexel University in Philadelphia who has tagged ospreys with MacLeod. “If something bad happens there, they could be... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migrationonwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
onwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area," said Rob Bierregaard , an ornithologist at Drexel University in Philadelphia who has tagged ospreys with MacLeod. "If something bad happens there, they could be... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migrationonwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area,
Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
onwards over Cuba. "All of the birds are funneling through a very narrow area," said Rob Bierregaard , an ornithologist at Drexel University in Philadelphia who has tagged ospreys with MacLeod. "If something bad happens there, they could be... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Music therapy can provide relief to cancer patientsin cancer patients, while also boosting their quality of life, new research has
Music therapy can provide relief to cancer patients
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
in cancer patients, while also boosting their quality of life, new research has claimed. A team led by Joke Bradt from Drexel University in the US looked into studies that examined the impact of music therapy - a personalised music experience... Read more
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New Kerala
Listening to music can be beneficial for cancer patients - newkerala.com #106710as these outcomes play an important role in patients' overall well-being," said
Listening to music can be beneficial for cancer patients - newkerala.com #106710
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
as these outcomes play an important role in patients' overall well-being," said Joke Bradt, Associate Professor at the Drexel University, at Philadelphia in the US. A total of 52 trials were examined in the review, constituting of 3,731... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
CPN fundraiser offering IndyCar VIP experience at Poconoof the research grants was awarded to Dr. Tatiana Bezdudnaya, an Instructor in
CPN fundraiser offering IndyCar VIP experience at Pocono
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
of the research grants was awarded to Dr. Tatiana Bezdudnaya, an Instructor in the Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Bezdudnaya was awarded a $50,000 New Investigator prize. CPN’s... Read more
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Daily Journal
Buena selects Nicholas Bolton as head boys' soccer coachSoccer League. He played scholastic soccer at Dover High School (DE) and played
Buena selects Nicholas Bolton as head boys' soccer coach
Daily Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Soccer League. He played scholastic soccer at Dover High School (DE) and played college ball for Rowan University and Drexel University. Bolton has no assistant or head coaching experience. The Chiefs missed a day of practice, but took the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Music interventions help improve quality of life in cancer patientsand fatigue in cancer patients, while also boosting their quality of life. Led
Music interventions help improve quality of life in cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
and fatigue in cancer patients, while also boosting their quality of life. Led by Joke Bradt, PhD, associate professor in Drexel University's College of Nursing and Health Professions, a team looked into studies that examined the impact of music... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B straincontracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at Un
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B strain
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 days ago
contracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at University of Oregon, and one student died. A Drexel University student who came into contact with an infected student during the Princeton University outbreak also... Read more
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USA Today
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B straincontracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at Un
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B strain
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
contracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at University of Oregon, and one student died. A Drexel University student who came into contact with an infected student during the Princeton University outbreak also... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B straincontracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at Un
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B strain
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
contracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at University of Oregon, and one student died. A Drexel University student who came into contact with an infected student during the Princeton University outbreak also... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B straincontracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at Un
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B strain
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
contracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at University of Oregon, and one student died. A Drexel University student who came into contact with an infected student during the Princeton University outbreak also... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B straincontracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at Un
Separate vaccine can protect against meningitis B strain
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
contracted the disease and recovered. Seven cases were reported last year at University of Oregon, and one student died. A Drexel University student who came into contact with an infected student during the Princeton University outbreak also... Read more
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express
Jungle squirrel baffles scientists - and no, it's not from Pokemon Gothreatened species, because it is thought to occur over a wide geographical ran
Jungle squirrel baffles scientists - and no, it's not from Pokemon Go
express / Posted 7 days ago
threatened species, because it is thought to occur over a wide geographical range. Study co-author Dr Drew Cronin, from Drexel University in Philadelphia, said: "This rating belies the fact that threats such as habitat loss and degradation are... Read more
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Philly.com
How college sports recruiting is changing, one tweet at a timeYou want to find ways to make recruits go, 'Wow.' " Karen Weaver, an associate
How college sports recruiting is changing, one tweet at a time
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
You want to find ways to make recruits go, 'Wow.' " Karen Weaver, an associate clinical professor of sport management at Drexel University, said many coaches could still use the platforms better. The younger coaches - such as Penn State's James... Read more
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Philly.com
William Barnes, lawyer and engineera member of the National Honor Society. He also had a letter in varsity footbal
William Barnes, lawyer and engineer
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
a member of the National Honor Society. He also had a letter in varsity football. Upon graduation in 1945, he enrolled at Drexel University. He majored in civil engineering and played football all four years before graduating in 1950. He was a... Read more
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International Business Times
The search is on for a real-life 'ultimate Pokemon' in the region. Drew Cronin, a co-author of the study and researcher with the B
The search is on for a real-life 'ultimate Pokemon'
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
in the region. Drew Cronin, a co-author of the study and researcher with the Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program at Drexel University said: "Zenkerella may be under greater threat. The more information and visibility for the species that we... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
DNA taken from rare jungle squirrel dubbed 'the ultimate pokemon'Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) which monitors threatened species. But
DNA taken from rare jungle squirrel dubbed 'the ultimate pokemon'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) which monitors threatened species. But study co-author Dr Drew Cronin, from Drexel University in Philadelphia, said: "This rating belies the fact that threats such as habitat loss and degradation are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers seek Zenkerella, an elusive scaly-tailed squirrel that has never been spotted alive by scientistsAfrica, said Drew Cronin, study co-author and postdoctoral researcher with the
Researchers seek Zenkerella, an elusive scaly-tailed squirrel that has never been spotted alive by scientists
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Africa, said Drew Cronin, study co-author and postdoctoral researcher with the Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program at Drexel University."This rating belies the fact that threats such as habitat loss and degradation are intense and widespread... Read more
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Philly.com
Betting on almond milk to break into artisanal food marketproduct." A 2000 graduate of Triton Regional High School in Runnemede, Deleon
Betting on almond milk to break into artisanal food market
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
product." A 2000 graduate of Triton Regional High School in Runnemede, Deleon earned a bachelor of science in design from Drexel University in 2004. He worked for Procter & Gamble and Starbucks in Singapore and Hong Kong. But coming home and... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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News 8000
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump made $39 million running failed casino companyhave these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex,"
Trump made $39 million running failed casino company
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
have these -- some of them are small and some of them are quite more complex," said David Becher, a finance professor at Drexel University. However, the onus is on the company to explain these transactions very clearly to the public. These... Read more
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