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348,659 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from 4-year schools

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Phoenix in Tempe, Everest University in Tampa and Ashford University in San Francisco reported the largest share of borrowers from four-year institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

585,402 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Phoenix, Everest University and Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana University had the most students who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Tallgrass community to open with grand celebration Saturday

Home builder Taylor Morrison will unveil its gated community at Tallgrass on Sunday with a celebration featuring free local food, wine, craft beer and prizes.

Oakwood Worldwide recognized for its corporate social responsibility

Oakwood Worldwide, a specialist in corporate housing and serviced apartments that maintains an office in Chicago, has been recognized and awarded for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) program.

Ex-judge: Durbin's alternative to asbestos-claims bill aims to protect 'cash cow'

In what is widely being interpreted by critics as a watered-down alternative to the Furthering Asbestos Claims Transparency (FACT) Act, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) proposed legislation late last week that would require companies to file annual reports about products containing asbestos to the Environmental Protection Agency.

'Passing the FACT Act is critical,' says IL civil justice group

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and fellow members of the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing Wednesday on the proposed Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act, which passed the House last month.

GelTech Solutions agrees to stock-purchase deal with investment firm

GelTech Solutions, an environmentally friendly industrial products company based in Jupiter, Florida, said on Wednesday that it has signed a stock-purchase agreement on Monday with investment firm Lincoln Park Capital Fund, LLC, which will purchase up to $10 million in GelTech common stock.

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