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Stories with person: Melinda Gates
  • Tech mogul, foundation donate $100M to SF hospital 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 3:05 am
  • SAN FRANCISCO - A San Francisco hospital will use a $100 million gift to focus on premature birth around the globe.

  • Obama taps budget guru, technocrat for health job 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:53 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Sylvia Mathews Burwell, nominated to run "Obamacare," would bring a wealth of expertise in economics and government management to one of Washington's toughest jobs, even though she has little direct experience in the health care industry.