Billionaires

Fallen Unicorns: Startup Billionaires Nearly $100 Billion Poorer Than A Year Ago

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

These 44 founders ave lost half their wealth and are nearly $100 billion poorer. Twelve are no longer billionaires.
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World's richest person Bernard Arnault's fortune has increased by more than $33 billion this year

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Bernard Arnault has a net worth of $196 billion. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images Bernard Arnault's wealth increased by $33.7 billion this year, Bloomberg's Billionaires...
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Elon Musk defeats investors in court

Elon Musk defeats investors in court

1 day ago   |   RT

Tesla shareholders claimed they lost large sums of money due to market volatility caused by Musk's social media posts A California court has ruled that Elon Musk did not...
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Jury: Musk didn't deceive investors with 2018 Tesla tweets

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE SAN FRANCISO - A jury on Friday decided Elon Musk didn't deceive investors with his 2018 tweets about electric automaker Tesla in a proposed deal that...
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Bill Gates would rather invest in vaccines than go to Mars-even after becoming the ‘boogeyman' of anti-vax conspiracy theories

1 day ago   |   Fortune

The billionaire Microsoft co-founder said misinformation had “inverted” his involvement with COVID vaccines.
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Gautam Adani Briefly Falls Out Of Top 20 Richest As His Net Worth Spirals After ‘Corporate Con' Allegations

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Adani, who only last week was the world's third-richest person, has seen his net worth halve in the ten days since his Adani Group was accused of fraud and stock manipulation.
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Billionaire CEO skis 5 hours a day. Now he has the same body fat percentage as Michael Phelps

1 day ago   |   Fortune

When Michael Phelps had a 7% body fat ratio he was on the way to becoming the most decorated Olympian of all time. Plantir's Alex Karp has achieved the same metric just for fun.
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Why Tech Billionaires Love Middle-earth

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

The Lord of the Rings inspires Libertarian tech moguls and conservative politicians. Did J.R.R. Tolkien have a free-market message?
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Gautam Adani lost $52 billion in 6 days. That's over 3 times what Sam Bankman-Fried lost in a similar timeframe

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Gautam Adani has lost $52 billion over six trading days after a collapse in his companies' share prices. Ramesh Dave/Mint via Getty Images) Indian billionaire Gautam Adani lost...
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Bill Gates said he'd rather fund vaccines to 'save lives' than go to Mars, but he thinks someday Elon Musk will be a 'great philanthropist'

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Susan Walsh/AP; Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Bill Gates told the BBC he does not think traveling to Mars is a good use of money. "You can buy measles vaccines...
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China Finds Itself With Limited Options After U.S. Shoots Down Balloon

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Jared Goff tells Derek Carr there's a great life on the other side after...

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EU migration impasse leaves many refugees out in the cold

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91-year-old New York crossing guard retires after 41 years: ‘My life feels...

91-year-old New York crossing guard retires after 41 years: ‘My life feels so complete'

Louise Kobs, a 91-year-old crossing guard from Long Island, New York, has retired after more than four decades on the job. Read more ...

Oswaldo Cabrera in mix to be Yankees' starting left fielder

Oswaldo Cabrera in mix to be Yankees' starting left fielder

Oswaldo Cabrera went back to Venezuela this offseason a conquering hero. Will he return to the Yankees as their primary left fielder? Read more ...

Brutal cold snap hits northeastern US, shattering record lows

The Arctic air that descended on the northeastern US has brought record-setting sub-zero temperatures and wind chills. Read more ...

UFC Fight Night 218 results: Serghei Spivac dominates Derrick Lewis, calls...

UFC Fight Night 218 results: Serghei Spivac dominates Derrick Lewis, calls out Jon Jones

With three straight stoppage wins in less than a year, the UFC might have a new heavyweight contender on its hands. Serghei Spivac made easy work of two-time title challenger... Read more ...

Voting starts for Cyprus' presidency, with 3 front-runners

Cypriots began voting for their eighth president in the ethnically divided island's 62-year history as an independent republic, with three front-runners each portraying... Read more ...

Ex-Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, who aided U.S. war in Afghanistan...

Ex-Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf, who aided U.S. war in Afghanistan, has died

Gen. Pervez Musharraf, who seized power in a bloodless coup and later led a reluctant Pakistan into aiding the U.S. war in Afghanistan against the Taliban, has died. He was 79. Read more ...

A.J. Brown and DeVonta Smith trades take Eagles to next level

A.J. Brown and DeVonta Smith trades take Eagles to next level

A.J. Brown and DeVonta Smith have caught everything thrown their way... except for the curse that once afflicted the Eagles' receivers room. Read more ...