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PBS affiliate will return $3.5 million donation after ties to hedge fund manager questioned

A key Public Broadcasting Systems affiliate will return a $3.5 million donation from a billionaire anti-pension activist that was being used to broadcast a show seemingly hewing to his pro-business beliefs. The New York Times reported on Friday that WNET-TV will refund the contribution from the Laura and John Arnold…

Billionaire Texas couple donates $10 million to keep Head Start programs running

About 7,000 children will once again be able to receive pre-kindergarten services through the Head Start program following a $10 million donation by a Texas couple reportedly worth billions. NBC News reported on Monday that the philanthropic gesture by Laura and John Arnold will enable seven Head Start centers in…