RIO DE JANEIRO, June 13 (UPI) -- It is getting ugly for investors in Latin America, and nowhere is the brutal face of plummeting equities and bottomless currencies seen more than in Brazil, South America's largest economy.
An international group of scientists and academics, supported by Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros, is calling on scholars around the world to free their research from the control of for-profit, printed journals. The so-called "Budapest Open Acc
BUDAPEST, Hungary, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros is throwing his support -- and $1 million a year of his money -- behind an international group of academics who want scholars around the world to free their research from the control of for-profit, printed journ
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The involvement of Soros may heighten the visibility of tuberculosis, and it certainly gives more credibility to any so-called business plan the international agencies come up with to combat the disease. But whether that is enough to rally industrialized
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