Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel are officially married! The 34-year-old model and the 26-year-old billionaire Snapchat founder tied the knot on Saturday afternoon (May 27) in the backyard of their Brentwood, Calif home in front of their friends and family, E! News confirms. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Miranda Kerr The day before, [...]
Change.org is getting some major support from tech billionaires to create real social movements. LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman is leading a $30 million funding round for the site in what he said in a post on LinkedIn was his largest...Show More Summary
About 7,000 miles away, in New Jersey, the artist’s sister summed up her family’s response: “We were speechless.”
A Russian oligarch who secretly employed Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Paul Manafort, offered to testify before congressional committees investigating Russia’s meddling in the U.S. election, but only if he’s granted immunity fromShow More Summary
In a development that’s emblematic of the massive wealth inequality in Silicon Valley, the Guardian on Friday revealed new details about the "secret" airship that Google co-founder Sergey Brin is building at an old Nasa airbase in Santa...Show More Summary
You've likely never seen a photo of James Leprino, a 79-year-old reclusive billionaire in Colorado who runs Leprino Foods, a cheese and dairy manufacturing company. But that business is actually an empire—its website says it's the "world's largest producer of mozzarella"—and though Leprino himself may be a mystery...
The former House speaker said the billionaire is "still learning how to be President."
Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. A hedge fund led by an investing legend expects "all hell to break loose." Billionaire Paul Singer's Elliott Management, which raised $5Show More Summary
President Trump’s budget landed with a thud this week on Capitol Hill, where even conservative Republicans pronounced it “dead on arrival” and quailed at its proposed sharp cuts to social welfare programs such as food stamps, Meals on Wheels and Medicaid. Yet some conservatives found plenty to...
This story is part of a series on ocean plastics. Our oceans may have found an unlikely savior. Norwegian billionaire Kjell Inge Røkke, who accrued his wealth in part through offshore oil drilling, announced this month that he’s donating the majority of his wealth to help save the oceans. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert couldn’t help but sympathize with Greg Gianforte, the billionaire Republican who just won a special congressional election in Montana. After avoiding talk on the AHCA, Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs asked him for comment following the release of a very damaging CBO score. Show More Summary
A $33 billion hedge fund has some advice to share as its industry faces notable headwinds. Elliott Management, an activist hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Singer, laid out some of its major lessons in a private first-quarter letter to investors. Show More Summary
Will Kimora Lee Simmons Lose Her Line Due To Hubbys Shady Business Dealings? Remember last year when news broke that Kimora Lee Simmons ballin billionaire banker hubby was under investigation over shady dealings in Malaysia? Well new reports are speculating
Last summer, reports emerged of the plans of British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe to resurrect the iconic Land Rover Defender that went out of production the previous January. Ratcliffe, the chairman and founder of British chemicals giant Ineos, had been in talks with Jaguar Land Rover about buying the Defender’s intellectual property rights or...
The billionaires, apparently, we shall always have with us — even when we decide how to run the state-funded schools where they rarely send their own kids. In the Los Angeles school board elections earlier this month, a number of billionaires, including Eli Broad, Netflix founder Reed Hastings...
US President Donald Trump on Thursday launched an extraordinary broadside at NATO allies for failing to pay their fair share of the defence bill. The billionaire leader used the highest possible profile platform of his first NATO summit in Brussels to accuse members of the alliance of owing "massive amounts of money". Show More Summary
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Billionaire Paul Singer's Elliott Management says we might be in for a recession if the Trump administration doesn't pass notable reforms in taxes, regulation and health care. Trump took office with a plan to cut taxes, cut back on regulations and boost infrastructure spending — all in a bid to raise economic growth. Show More Summary
Hungary will not change a controversial higher education law a government official said Thursday, despite an EU threat of legal action over fears it targets a prestigious university founded by US billionaire George Soros. The European...Show More Summary
It seems that San Francisco's tech billionaires and their lower-level millionaire minions have finally lost their appetite for outrageously priced homes in the Bay Area. After five years of posting some of the highest YoY pricing growth...Show More Summary