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$10 million gift makes it a ‘landmark day’ for USF’s pharmacy college – Tampa Bay Times

The University of South Florida’s College of Pharmacy has received the largest donation ever made to a pharmacy school in Florida, USF officials announced Friday. The $ 10 million gift came from the Taneja Family Foundation, according to a news release, and will result in a name change. The school will be known as the… Read More »

Her toddler died weeks after leaving ICE custody. She’s suing a private prison company for $40 million

Yazmin Juárez, who testified in Congress earlier this month about her 21-month-old daughter’s death, filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking $ 40 million in damages from CoreCivic, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Juarez and her daughter, Mariee, were detained for three weeks at the 2,400-bed facility last year. Mariee died… Read More »

Black Leaders Denounce Juul’s $7.5 Million Gift to Medical School

Earlier this month, Meharry Medical College, a 143-year-old historically black institution in Tennessee, proudly announced that it had received the second-largest grant in its history — $ 7.5 million to start a center to study public health issues that affect African-Americans. But the gift has prompted a vehement backlash from African-American health experts and activists… Read More »

Sonakshi Sinha Hits 15 Million Followers on Instagram; 5 Times Asli Sona Floored Us With Her Sartorial Choices

Sonakshi Sinha (Photo Credits: Instagram/ Sonakshi Sinha) Sonakshi Sinha posted a video on Sunday, thanking her all her followers for the support that brought her to 15 million followers count on Instagram. The Dabangg star kept the video short and cute with a bunch of her Instagram posts with a “Thank You” to her fans… Read More »

The most expensive medicine ever treats a rare condition. The price: $2.13 million – Los Angeles Times

Evelyn Villarreal was one of the first children treated, at 8 weeks. Her family, from Centreville, Va., had lost their first child to spinal muscular atrophy at 15 months. Two years later when Evelyn was born a test showed she also had the disease, so the family enrolled her in the gene therapy study at… Read More »