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  1. U.S. Oil Seen as Buffer for Global Prices and Supply ThreatsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    U.S. oil output is buffering global crude prices and critical to the world's supply balance amid the threat of disruptions, even as a ban on domestic exports remains in place, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said. A surge in the nation's oil output comes as markets are faced with near-historic highs of unanticipated outages, Moniz, 69, said at a talk organized by the public-affairs forum Commonwealth Club in San Francisco yesterday.

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  2. U.S. Oil Seen as Buffer for Global Prices From Supply ThreatsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    U.S. oil output is buffering global crude prices and critical to the world's supply balance amid the threat of disruptions, even as a ban on domestic exports remains in place, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said. A surge in the nation's oil output comes as markets are faced with near-historic highs of unanticipated outages, Moniz, 69, said at a talk organized by the public-affairs forum Commonwealth Club in San Francisco yesterday.

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  3. Elizabeth Warren and the 'Amazing Doors that Could Open'Read the original story

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    Here is how Sen. Elizabeth Warren answered when asked, by the Boston Globe, if she would run for president in 2014. This was in December 2013.

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  4. Fidelity Biotech Fund Cut Biogen Stake Over Five Straight MonthsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Fidelity Investment's biotechnology fund has been paring its position in Biogen Idec Inc., after the stock hit an all-time high earlier this year on momentum from its multiple sclerosis treatment Tecfidera. The $9.2 billion Fidelity Select Biotechnology Portfolio sold 1.9 million Biogen shares from April to the end of August, reducing its position in the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company by 79 percent, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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  5. Biogen Falls After Patient Taking Top-Selling Tecfidera DiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Washington Post

    Shares of Biogen Idec Inc. fell the most in seven months after the company said a patient developed a rare brain infection and died while taking its top-selling multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera. The patient, who died from pneumonia, is the first using Tecfidera to develop the brain infection known as progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, or PML, Chief Executive Officer George Scangos said today.

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  6. Biogen Falls as Top Drug's Sales Fail to Reach EstimatesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Washington Post

    Shares of Biogen Idec Inc., the world's biggest maker of multiple sclerosis treatments, fell after third-quarter sales of its top drug, Tecfidera, failed to reach analyst estimates. While Tecfidera's revenue more than doubled to $787 million, compared with a year earlier, it fell short of the average analyst estimate of $794 million.

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  7. Cornell Trails Most Ivy Rivals With 15.8% Investment GainRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Bloomberg

    Cornell University reported a 15.8 percent gain on its investments in the year ended in June, trailing every other Ivy League school except Harvard University. The value of long-term investments, including Cornell's endowment, climbed to $6.2 billion from $5.7 billion a year earlier, the Ithaca, New York-based university said today in a statement .

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  8. Notre Dame CIO Creates Fund Aimed at Catholic EndowmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Bloomberg

    Scott Malpass, the University of Notre Dame 's chief investment officer, is among a group of industry veterans forming a fund to manage the endowments of Catholic colleges and foundations. Catholic Investment Services Inc. , a nonprofit company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts , recently raised $100 million for its Catholic Endowment Fund, according to a regulatory filing .

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  9. Harvard Stands Out in Failing to Reach Pre-Crisis Endowment PeakRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Bloomberg

    Harvard Management Co., the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based school's investment arm, said last week the endowment stood at $36.4 billion as of June 30, about $500 million short of its 2008 peak.

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  10. Harvard Students Say Fear Lingers From E-Mailed Death ThreatsRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | Bloomberg

    Harvard University students said they remained shaken after hundreds of them received e-mailed death threats, even as police said there was probably no danger. Students and affiliates received the e-mails on Friday and police at the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based school said they are continuing to investigate.

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  11. SUNY Sex Policy to Be Run by Central Park 5 ProsecutorRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Bloomberg

    Linda Fairstein, who helped convict five men in the beating and rape of a runner in Central Park, only to see the verdicts overturned years later, was selected to run sexual-assault policy at the State University of New York. The SUNY board, at the urging of Governor Andrew Cuomo , voted today to appoint Fairstein to the post.

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  12. Dartmouth Sexual Assault Reports Rise Under New PoliciesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Bloomberg

    Dartmouth College is among dozens of colleges and universities, including Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Princeton University in New Jersey, and the University of California at Berkeley, that are under investigation by the Education Department for alleged violations.

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  13. U.S. Gas Boom Turns Global as LNG Exports to Shake Up MarketRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Bloomberg

    The U.S. natural gas boom is poised to go global as the government approves projects that will export the fuel to buyers from Tokyo to New Delhi . Dominion Resources Inc.'s Cove Point terminal in Maryland won authorization Sept.

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  14. Harvard Picks Insider Seeking to Boost $36 Billion EndowmentRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    Harvard University named Stephen Blyth as head of its $36.4 billion endowment, picking an insider as it looks to boost investment returns that have lagged Ivy League peers. Blyth, 46, is an eight-year veteran of Harvard Management Co., which runs the largest college endowment.

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  15. Harvard Names Stephen Blyth to Run $36.4 Billion EndowmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Washington Post

    Harvard University named Stephen Blyth as president and chief executive officer of the unit overseeing its $36.4 billion endowment, succeeding Jane Mendillo. Blyth, the current head of public markets at Harvard Management Co., which runs the largest endowment in higher education, will step into the lead role Jan. 1, Harvard spokeswoman Christine Heenan said today.

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  16. Harvard's 15.4% Gain Trails as Mendillo Successor SoughtRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Harvard University's 15.4 percent investment gain in the year ended June 30 trailed Ivy League peers as the school searches for new endowment leadership. Yale University said today it had a 20.2 percent return, making it the best performer among four Ivy League schools that have reported results.

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  17. Harvard Has 15.4% Investment Gain, Trailing Dartmouth, PennRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Bloomberg

    The value of the endowment, the largest among universities, rose to $36.4 billion from $32.7 billion last year, Harvard Management Co., the investing arm of the school based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, said today in a report.

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  18. Missing Men in U.S. Workforce Risk Permanent SeparationRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Tom Kaminski is back at work, three years after losing his job as a human-resources manager and dropping out of the labor force for a time to go back to college. Kaminski, 43, dipped into his retirement savings while he earned a master's degree.

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  19. N.J. Pension Sells Stake Under Review for Pay-to-PlayRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Bloomberg

    New Jersey 's $80 billion pension system has sold its $15 million investment in a venture-capital fund managed by General Catalyst Partners that the state treasurer is reviewing for potential pay-to-play violations. The state Treasury's Investment Division sought bids and received several offers for its stake, Director Chris McDonough said today during a regular meeting of the council that oversees the pension funds.

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  20. USC Passes Halfway Point in $6 Billion Fundraising CampaignRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The University of Southern California, the state's largest private college, has raised $3.7 billion, putting it on pace to meet a $6 billion capital campaign goal by the end of 2018. The university, which plans to break ground today on a $650 million campus expansion, has received four gifts of more than $100 million, including a $220 million anonymous donation, according to President C. L. "Max" Nikias.

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