Posts Tagged Philanthropy

Roy Williams back at Allen Fieldhouse for reunion

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self, from left, talks with former Kansas coaches Larry Brown, Roy Williams and Ted Owens following a news conference for the 60th anniversary of Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan., Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The last time Roy Williams set foot in Allen Fieldhouse, he was still the coach at Kansas. More than a decade later, he returned to celebrate the building’s 60th anniversary.

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Lauder jewels auction to benefit 2 charities

In this photo provided by Sotheby's, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, is a ruby, emerald and diamond Cartier Tutti Frutti bracelet. The jewelry is part of the collections of Estee Lauder and Evelyn Lauder that will be auctioned at Sotheby's, Dec. 9, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Sotheby's)

NEW YORK (AP) — Sotheby’s says proceeds from the sale of 44 pieces of jewelry from the collections of Estee Lauder and Evelyn Lauder will benefit two charities.

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College player fights tumor for moment on court

Lauren Hill smiles as she talks with reporters after practicing with her NCAA college basketball team at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. The NCAA allowed Mount St. Joseph's season opener to be moved up to Nov. 2, so that Hill, who has an inoperable brain tumor, will be able to play in a college basketball game. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Lauren Hill is the last player to take the court for the 6 a.m. stretch before basketball practice. She’s moving slowly today.

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