Life is Good co-founder John Jacobs explains how a lesson from Bill and Melinda Gates inspires his approach to business and life.
WASHINGTON— The United States and other countries are ramping up pressure on world leaders to quickly phase out the use of a chemical contributing to global warming. The White House says more than 100 countries are calling for an "early freeze date" for hydrofluorocarbons, or HFCs. The White House says philanthropic groups including the Hewlett Foundation and...
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 21- Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan on Wednesday pledged more than $3 billion toward a plan to "cure, prevent or manage all disease within our children's lifetime." The event was attended by business and political luminaries including former Microsoft Corp Chairman Bill Gates, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee...
PROVIDENCE, R.I.— The man who created the TED conference is embroiled in a multimillion-dollar legal dispute over the sale of a TED spinoff. In a lawsuit filed in federal court in Rhode Island, Wurman says Marc Hodosh, who bought TEDMED from him in 2008, breached their contract and cost him millions when he resold TEDMED in 2011 without giving him any compensation.
How Warren Buffett, Mark Cuban and other highly successful people start their days.
Billionaire Bill Gates' summer book menu offers plenty of brain fodder for book lovers to absorb in the fall and beyond.
Thousands of pages of Hillary Clinton's schedule as secretary of state reveals a billionaires' guest list, including one meeting with George Soros.
Warren Buffett has averaged a gain of wealth of $2 million per day — for every day of his life.
College dropouts like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates made billions, but if you plan to complete your studies, Harvard University may offer the best chance of becoming a millionaire afterwards. That is according to a report from data provider WealthInsight, which ranked colleges across the world by how many millionaire alumni they had produced.
Some may see dashed hopes of a recovery anytime soon for Deere, pointing to stock sales by two prominent billionaire investors.
College dropouts like Bill Gates made billions, but if you plan to complete your studies, Harvard may offer the best chance of becoming a millionaire.
Impossible Foods CEO Patrick Brown said that being abundantly confident in your business will help it grow.
In a new report, Wealth-X pinpoints what sets the richest people apart.
Congress should reconvene, work together across the aisle and push through a funding package compromise now, says Dr. Judith Monroe.
Critical Zika funding legislation is one step (and about four Senate votes) away from the president's desk, says Martha Roby. We need to pass it now.
The CEO of a food start-up defended the company from accusations that it was buying inventory of its vegan mayonnaise in order to inflate sales.
A plant-based burger has investors hungry for more food innovation.
July 28- Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.. Bezos' fortune was $65.3 billion as of 4:30 p.m. EDT on Thursday, compared with Buffett's $64.9...
NEW YORK, July 28- Donny Deutsch pops up pretty much everywhere in the American mediascape. You might know the 58- year-old New York City native from his time as head of Deutsch Inc, one of the biggest ad firms in the country that was acquired by Interpublic Group. Or from his former CNBC talk show "The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch," or his scripted comedy series "Donny!"
July 14- Warren Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, has donated another roughly $2.86 billion of his holdings in the company's stock to the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation and four family charities, as part of his plan to give away nearly his entire fortune. The Gates Foundation, which focuses on improving education and health and...