Originally published on Wed September 11, 2013 3:05 pm
On this third day of Sports Illustrated's five-part series that exposes what the magazine says are sweeping problems in Oklahoma State University's football program â€” including money being paid to players, tutors doing players' schoolwork and women from a "hostess program" having sex with recruits â€” the school's president is vowing to investigate it thoroughly.
Originally published on Wed September 11, 2013 3:07 pm
It's one of the great paradoxes of our time: Hundreds of millions of people go hungry, and yet we waste a whopping 1.43 billion tons of food â€” one third of what we produce. Food waste is a problem in rich countries and poor countries alike, and it's happening throughout the supply chain â€” from the farm to the truck to the warehouse to the store to your refrigerator.
Originally published on Wed September 11, 2013 2:25 pm
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has pledged to treat foreign multinational companies on a par with the country's own state-owned enterprises, but he warned that an economic rebound remains fragile.
Li, speaking at a business forum in the northeastern city of Dalian on Wednesday, cautioned that the global economic outlook was a "complex situation" and outlined a series of steps designed to keep the country on a moderate but sustainable growth path.