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2013-03-12 12:24:25

Book Explores the Vivid Stories and Fascinating Characters that Helped Shape the Foundation and Modern Philanthropy; Includes Foreword by President Bill Clinton Online Exhibit Tells the Story of the Foundation's First Hundred Years through Primary Documents, Photographs and Film NEW YORK, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its Centennial activities, The Rockefeller Foundation took a bold step today towards sharing its expertise with the world through the release of the...

2006-07-16 15:32:35

By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (Reuters) - Arkansas Lt. Gov. Win Rockefeller, 57, a great-grandson of Standard Oil founder John D. Rockefeller, died on Sunday of complications relating to a blood disorder, a spokesman said in a statement. Rockefeller, a wealthy Republican, was nearing the end of his second four-year term as lieutenant governor. He was diagnosed with myeloproliferative disorder last year, prompting him to end his campaign for governor. Rockefeller was...