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San Francisco Chronicle
Plans in pipeline to protect against next SandySandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Hou
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Sandy, Rebuild by Design — a design competition from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and The Rockefeller Foundation — launched a project for cities and towns affected by the storm and residents to come up with plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB's Agricultural Transformation Strategy to Guarantee 513 Million Tons of Additional Food ProductionDevelopment, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Development, World Food Programme, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, Rockefeller Foundation and national and regional agricultural research systems, " said AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina, at a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adesina to Set Up Fund for Young Farmers, Agripreneurs With Us $250,000 World Food Prize Money$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
$24 billion over the next 10 years. The World Food Prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"Africa's Pathway Out of Poverty" - By Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, World Food Prize Laureate Luncheon, October 20, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowain particular stands out in our relationship. It was in 2006, as we both walked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
in particular stands out in our relationship. It was in 2006, as we both walked the streets of New York on our way to the Rockefeller Foundation. He gently put his hand on my shoulder and asked, "Akin, do you play football?" I wondered why he... Read more
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Slate
A Onetime Right-Wing Radio Star Ponders Whether Conservatism Was Racist All Alongthe recessive gene of Republicanism that he exploited. Your book, though, is n
Slate / Posted 8 hours ago
the recessive gene of Republicanism that he exploited. Your book, though, is not saying let’s go back to the happy days of Rockefeller Republicanism. You’re more conservative than that. So where did the party go wrong? Obviously there were a lot... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Jenny Hergenroether of Advanced Cabling Systems (Finalist: Small Private Company CFO)never asks anyone to do something she wouldn’t and enjoys her company’s fun-lov
Arkansas Business / Posted 12 hours ago
never asks anyone to do something she wouldn’t and enjoys her company’s fun-loving culture. She also serves on the board of the Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Pulaski County and volunteers with the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer... Read more
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Swissinfo
Private banks coming late to the party in wealth managementfinance staff to assess and direct these investments remains a challenge. While
Swissinfo / Posted 13 hours ago
finance staff to assess and direct these investments remains a challenge. While the level of expertise serving the Rockefeller or Bertarelli families, for example, may compare favourably with the top private banks, “this certainly cannot be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture Is a Trillion-Dollar Business, Says Adesinaexamples of those technologies. One is called the Water Efficient Maize for Afr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
examples of those technologies. One is called the Water Efficient Maize for Africa. This water technology when I was in the Rockefeller Foundation in the 90's was founded from the Foundation, the Gates Foundation, and the Howard Buffet Foundation.... Read more
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New York Magazine
My New York: New York Magazine’s 50th Anniversary IssueI knew Anna liked color, so I went shopping for girly pinks, pastels, florals.
New York Magazine / Posted 21 hours ago
I knew Anna liked color, so I went shopping for girly pinks, pastels, florals. I never went back to wearing black. Indré Rockefeller I wore an off-the-shoulder black top with a bright-green tank top underneath. Plus my mother’s Manolo Blahnik... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Long-forgotten $4 million sculpture discovered in town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Long-lost Rodin sculpture found in New Jersey borough halldiscovered in New Jersey borough hall after sitting unnoticed for 85 YEARS It
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
discovered in New Jersey borough hall after sitting unnoticed for 85 YEARS It was purchased by philanthropist Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge around 1930 The bust was donated to the borough hall around 1942 where it sat forgotten The existence was... Read more
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The Hill
Around the world, private capital is solving public problemsthe District’s water supply. Financial returns are dependent on the volume of s
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the District’s water supply. Financial returns are dependent on the volume of stormwater reduction. With support from the Rockefeller and Packard Foundations, the Blue Forest Conservation is developing a Forest Resilience Bond to incentivize... Read more
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NJ.com
Trump could avoid killing your property tax deduction by ending this perk for the richmoney to Washington than they get back, according to data from the Tax Foundati
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
money to Washington than they get back, according to data from the Tax Foundation and the State University of New York's Rockefeller Institute of Government. Ryan's home state of Wisconsin received $1.02 for every $1 sent to Washington in 2015,... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
LIVE from Chicago… ‘It’s Saturday Night’!and scripts. The experience concludes with a full-scale replica recreation of S
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted yesterday
and scripts. The experience concludes with a full-scale replica recreation of SNL’s longtime home in New York, Studio 8H in Rockefeller Center. For more information, visit museum.tv. For tickets, visit snltheexhibition.com. $25 for adults, $20 for... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hallRyan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before bein
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
Ryan. It then spent several years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before being purchased in 1933 by Ethel Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at an auction. The bust was installed in the memorial building in 1942, she said. The discovery of the... Read more
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New York Post
Here’s how to help pay for a new cross-Hudson tunnelconstruction work stayed flat. The added costs are wrapped into the total pric
New York Post / Posted yesterday
construction work stayed flat. The added costs are wrapped into the total price tag for construction jobs. According to a Rockefeller Institute study, New Yorkers spend $785 million extra a year on such projects, thanks to the law. The Scaffold... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hereeee’s Johnny Carson’s housetemplate that is still being used today. Carson’s first 10 years on late night
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
template that is still being used today. Carson’s first 10 years on late night TV were spent in New York in the iconic 30 Rockefeller Plaza building, but then moved to California because that’s where all the stars were hanging out. From there,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Dedicate My Life to Feeding the World, Adesina Vowsof US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Looking BackT. Reed attacked President Johnson for "escalation for our participation in the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
T. Reed attacked President Johnson for "escalation for our participation in the infamous Vietnam war" and accused Gov. Rockefeller of showing "a limited understanding of the problems of black people" in his support of the proposed state... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
William Avery Rockefeller reported to have lived in Freeport, part 2introduced Dr. William Levingston, purported to have been the mysterious bigami
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
introduced Dr. William Levingston, purported to have been the mysterious bigamist father of Standard Oil magnate John D. Rockefeller. At the turn of the century, Dr. Levingston lived on West Clark Street where current owner Jill Duke now... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Offering A Chance For College To Kids Whose Parents Are Incarceratedphilanthropist behind Cy’s scholarship was Karl Winsness. “Most of the time yo
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
philanthropist behind Cy’s scholarship was Karl Winsness. “Most of the time you think of philanthropist, you know, Rockefeller, people with big money,” Karl said. Karl is a plumber in Salt Lake City, and for the last five years, the source... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Mead School District pushes levy, bond on 2018 ballotschool for grades sixth through eighth, a new elementary school, and more. Mea
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
school for grades sixth through eighth, a new elementary school, and more. Mead School District Superintendent, Dr. Thomas Rockefeller said the school district had a great track record for getting levies and bonds passed. Rockefeller said growth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Food Prize Laureate Says Recognition Motivates Him to Accelerate Africa's Agricultural Transformationof US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of US $24 billion over the next 10 years. The prize also recognizes Adesina's work over the past two decades with the Rockefeller Foundation, at the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Warns Stigma Could Worsen Madagascar Plague Outbreakediting by Megan Rowling The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resili
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
editing by Megan Rowling The Thomson Reuters Foundation is reporting on resilience as part of its work on zilient.org, an online platform building a global network of people interested in resilience, in partnership with the Rockefeller Found... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five things about East Allen's no vote on allowing more warehouses next to FedEx sitethe FedEx site now under construction in Allen Township. Speaking for himself,
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
the FedEx site now under construction in Allen Township. Speaking for himself, supervisors Chairman Roger Unangst said The Rockefeller Group failed to show any benefit to the township in switching the site from agricultural to industrial. “I am a... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Oyster-rific October' at Palmer's Marblehead Chowder Houseinclude citrus oysters (baked with citrus butter), fire-roasted oysters (roaste
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
include citrus oysters (baked with citrus butter), fire-roasted oysters (roasted with garlic parmesan butter) and oysters Rockefeller (topped with blend of spinach, cheeses and shallots). A sampler pack, $14.95, includes two of each. Raw bar... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Times Square feels heat from Hudson Yardsfrom Eighth Avenue to Sixth Avenue, excluding several buildings that front Sixt
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
from Eighth Avenue to Sixth Avenue, excluding several buildings that front Sixth, which the brokerage considers part of the Rockefeller Center submarket. Other prominent Times Square landlords include RXR Realty and Rudin Management. Can the big... Read more
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The News-Herald
Former Wickliffe marching band director reminisces about building the bandaside from his predecessor Urho Seppelin being quite the “task master,” the dis
The News-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
aside from his predecessor Urho Seppelin being quite the “task master,” the district had just built its new high school on Rockefeller Road the previous year, which fractured the band’s constituency. “The program was already in existence. But, for... Read more
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NBC Miami
Open Casting Call for McConaughey Movie Filming in Miamifor "The Tonight Sh NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Matthew McConaughey visits "Th
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
for "The Tonight Sh NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Matthew McConaughey visits "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" at Rockefeller Center on November 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/NBC/Getty Images for "The Tonight Show Starring... Read more
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NJ.com
Senate Republicans just declared they want to kill your property tax deduction, New Jerseyin 2015 received $2.07 from Washington for every $1 in federal taxes paid, more
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
in 2015 received $2.07 from Washington for every $1 in federal taxes paid, more than 47 other states, according to the Rockefeller Institute. New Jersey, on the other hand, got just 74 cents back for each $1, lowest among the 50... Read more
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Breitbart
Laura Ingraham’s ‘Billionaire at the Barricades’ Gives Conservative-Populists Playbook for Advancing America-First Agenda, Crushing Globalist SaboteursParty to what they believed was its more genteel, respectable roots. In effect,
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Party to what they believed was its more genteel, respectable roots. In effect, it meant the return to power of the Rockefeller Republicans who had worked to deny Reagan the presidency in 1976.” She adds that “this antagonistic dynamic... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Interesting facts on 9 Rock River Valley cemeteriesmore than 1,000 cremation niches. Significant grave: Oakland's most notable bu
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
more than 1,000 cremation niches. Significant grave: Oakland's most notable burial site is that of William Avery “Bill” Rockefeller, an American con artist who went by the alias of Dr. William Levingston. "Unknown to many, Dr. Levingston is the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
5 things to know for October 19a pit-stop in Chicago. The exhibit includes a full-size replica of the show's
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
a pit-stop in Chicago. The exhibit includes a full-size replica of the show's longtime home in the Big Apple: Studio 8H in Rockefeller Center. That's not all, you'll be able to meet current cast members and alumni. The exhibit will be on display... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
30 years since Black Monday: 508-point loss wipes out year's gainor figure it out. It seemed interesting that it was a bigger drop than in 1929,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
or figure it out. It seemed interesting that it was a bigger drop than in 1929, but again, what does it mean?” Sen. John Rockefeller (D., W.Va.), in Chicago for a Democratic fundraiser, shrugged and laughed when he was asked how much money he had... Read more
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Philly.com
Sexual harassment sold my first book | PerspectiveApproach, an introductory psychology textbook. It had been a long road from Phi
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Approach, an introductory psychology textbook. It had been a long road from Philadelphia to this restaurant near Rockefeller Center in New York where I was pitching an outline and the first three chapters of a book I had worked on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
East Allen zoners reject warehouse rezoning requestPa. - East Allen Township residents stood up and applauded after the township s
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Pa. - East Allen Township residents stood up and applauded after the township supervisors rejected a proposal by the Rockefeller Company to rezone an agricultural district to an industrial one to allow for possible warehouse... Read more
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The Morning Call
East Allen denies Rockefeller Group's rezoning requestdenied a request to rezone farmland along Weaversville Road, keeping it out of
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
denied a request to rezone farmland along Weaversville Road, keeping it out of the hands of an industrial developer. The Rockefeller Group’s plan to change the zoning of 155 acresl on the southwest portion of Weaversville Road from agriculture to... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 list as Trump drops in rankingsand CEO Charles Butt from the ranking. The magazine now counts Butt’s money as
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
and CEO Charles Butt from the ranking. The magazine now counts Butt’s money as part of a family fortune that rivals the Rockefellers at $11 billion. The Butt family last year ranked as the 23rd richest family in the country, equal to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas has 34 billionaires on Forbes wealthiest 400 listand CEO Charles Butt from the ranking. The magazine now counts Butt’s money as
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
and CEO Charles Butt from the ranking. The magazine now counts Butt’s money as part of a family fortune that rivals the Rockefellers at $11 billion. The Butt family last year ranked as the 23rd richest family in the country, equal to the... Read more
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