The Last Queen
Philanthropist, social doyenne, symbol of WASP aristocracy, Brooke Astor was a New York icon. And her longevity was as much a part of her immense legacy as anything.
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Congress took several legislative steps to improve the nation’s complex and aging network of highways, railways and ports before it adjourned for the August recess, leaving retailers concerned about cost and implementation, but port authorities…
Physicians Formula Holdings Inc. experienced a net loss of $523,000, or 4 cents a diluted share, during the second quarter due to a noncash charge tied to after-tax, stock-based compensation and a onetime secondary equity rights offering.