Bill Gates has made his largest donation in 17 years, giving away $4.6 billion worth of shares in Microsoft Corp.
The richest man in the world’s first post is about a lunch he had with kids in Tanzania.
"I'm not out here to necessarily beat up Amazon," the best-selling author says."This is a strange era."
Graves' role at Uber is somewhat mysterious.
Then 18, the future Microsoft co-founder even included his height and weight on the CV.
Before lawmakers can decide how much to tax the rich, they have to figure out who falls into that category.
Breakthroughs in gene editing technology have made major advances for disease-causing mutations, Vox reports.
The golf course where Bill and Melinda Gates were married is now open in Hawaii, Travel+Leisure reports.
Former Hermitage Capital Management CEO Bill Browder testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on the president of Russia’s net worth.
Jeff Bezos' wealth has been on a wild roller-coaster ride over the past 24 hours.
July 28- A steeper-than-expected drop in quarterly profit rattled some Amazon.com investors, but Wall Street analysts remained largely bullish about the company's aggressive spending plans. Shares of the e-commerce juggernaut, which have risen 40 percent this year, were down 4.3 percent at $1,001 in early trading on Friday, wiping out $21 billion from its...
Jeff Bezos was briefly the world's richest person on Thursday.
The world's largest online retailer posted second-quarter revenue of $38 billion, up 25 percent from a year earlier. Yet Seattle- based Amazon posted a 77 percent drop in quarterly income, and even said it could lose up to $400 million in operating profit during the current quarter. The company had earned 40 cents per share instead of $1.42 as analysts had...
Jeff Bezos, the Amazon founder who started selling books from his garage 22 years ago, is the world's richest man.
July 27- Amazon.com Inc reported a 77 percent slump in quarterly profit as the company invests heavily in areas such as video content and in fast-growing economies such as India. The shares touched a record high of $1,083.31 in regular trading, helping Chief Executive Jeff Bezos unseat fellow tech billionaire Bill Gates to become the world's richest person,...
His childhood predilections didn't foretell Amazon.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew chats about Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos surpassing Bill Gates as the world's wealthiest man.
*World on track to overshoot Paris temperature limits. *Harvard project researches ways to dim sunlight. Backers say the risky, often expensive projects are urgently needed to find ways of meeting the goals of the Paris climate deal to curb global warming that researchers blame for causing more heatwaves, downpours and rising sea levels.
Seattle passed a new income tax on households earning more than $500,000, prompting the state's Republicans to revolt.
Last week, Seattle's city council passed a 2.25 percent tax on income above $250,000 for individual filers and income over $500,000 for couples.