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Billionaire who told Morehouse grads he’d pay student debt slapped with lawsuit

Robert F. Smith — the black billionaire who stunned Morehouse College graduates this spring by telling them he would pay off all their student debt — has been slapped with an explosive lawsuit that accuses his buyout fund of self-dealing. S...

Billionaire who told Morehouse grads he’d pay student debt slapped with lawsuit

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Billionaire’s gift to wipe out Morehouse student loans highlights debt ‘crisis,’ advocates say For Morehouse College graduate Keith Anderson, the surprise announcement by billionaire tech investor Robert F. Smith to pay off his entire classR...
17:32 2019-05-21

A Billionaire Will Pay Morehouse Students’ Debt. This Reaction Was Priceless. The look on the face of Henry Goodgame, who was sitting behind Robert F. Smith when the billionaire announced that he would pay off the class of 2019...
12:32 2019-05-21

Morehouse College Graduates’ Student Loans to Be Paid Off by Billionaire Robert F. Smith, who founded Vista Equity Partners and became the richest black man in America, said that he and his family would pay the Class of 20...
19:01 2019-05-21

Without student debt, Morehouse graduates will have more options, from careers to homes Here's how billionaire Robert F. Smith's promise to pay off student loans for nearly 400 Morehouse College graduates could change their liv...
09:32 2019-05-21

Robert F. Smith gift to Morehouse highlights burden of student loan debt: Three fast facts Robert F. Smith's Morehouse gift highlights the financial burden carried by many American graduates. Here are three fast facts about student loa...
05:00 2019-05-22

US Billionaire's Gift To Graduates Fuels Student Debt Debate When the American billionaire Robert Smith announced to students graduating from historically black Morehouse College that he would pay off their stu...
02:32 2019-05-22

Borrowers left in lurch as U.S. mismanages student debt relief: lawsuit Millions of teachers and other public sector workers have been denied relief of their student loan debt under government programs because of mismanag...
16:16 2019-07-11

A Pledge to Pay Morehouse Students’ Debt Prompts Elation, Envy and a Host of Questions Robert F. Smith pledged to wipe out the debt of the graduating class at Morehouse College. Now the students are anxiously waiting to hear what happen...
08:48 2019-05-22

A Pledge to Pay Morehouse College Students’ Debt Prompts Elation, Envy and a Host of Questions Robert F. Smith pledged to wipe out the debt of the graduating class at Morehouse College. Now the students are anxiously waiting to hear what happen...
18:32 2019-05-22

I wanted to pay my $81,000 in student loan debt as quickly and as cheaply as possible, so I chose the 'debt avalanche' strategy to do it Nirat.pix/Getty Images Between my undergrad and my masters program, I borrowed $81,000 in student loans. When I got serious about paying down my stu...
15:48 2019-09-07

5 student loan tips for recent grads If you feel like you're never going to get out from underneath your student loan debt, these five things could help you make a game plan  ...
13:32 2019-05-29

This is the Number 1 benefit new college grads seek at work — and it's not debt repayment Retirement plan matches and even student loan assistance all take a backseat to the granddaddy of workplace benefits: health insurance. Those are the...
12:48 2019-05-29

Jennifer Garner told grads to insist on one surprising goal, above money, fame, marriage Jennifer Garner told grads at her alma mater that if they view life as a host of goals, they'll miss the present; all they really need is one go...
18:48 2019-05-21

Lyft Slapped With Another Class Action Lawsuit About Driver Employment Status Lyft is facing another class-action lawsuit taking direct aim at alleged widespread and intentional misclassification of drivers as independent contr...
12:00 2019-08-16

Paper Chase: Jay-Z and Timbaland Slapped With $2 Million Lawsuit for Uncleared Sample Timbaland and Jay-Z might have to shell out millions of dollars to soul singer Ernie Hines, who alleges the music moguls stole samples of his work....
08:48 2019-05-21

Robert Smith pledged to pay off Morehouse graduates’ student loans. Is this fair to families who saved? Should families who didn't benefit from Smith's generous gift of paying off the student loans for the class of 2019 Morehouse graduates feel as thoug...
07:48 2019-05-23

Mark Zuckerberg told investors that regulation is the best cure for the tech backlash, just hours after the company was slapped with a $5 billion FTC fine (FB) Facebook The FTC has hit Facebook with a $5 billion fine over privacy issues. Later the same day, Facebook announced its Q2 earnings, and CEO Mark Z...
03:32 2019-07-25

How to pay off student loans without a billionaire bailout College is an investment but staggering debt is depressing. What do grads need to do, if they're not lucky enough to have someone pay the bill. ...
12:48 2019-05-24

Reclusive Billionaire Pallonji Mistry's Plans To Cut $558 Million Debt The 154-year-old group, controlled by billionaire Pallonji Mistry and his family, expects the deals to be clinched by March next year, a source said....
06:33 2019-08-23

Sotheby's must face Russian billionaire's lawsuit over art fraud - U.S. judge A federal judge in New York rejected Sotheby's bid to dismiss a $380 million lawsuit where Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev accused the auction ...
15:32 2019-06-27

Billionaire to graduating college students: My family is going to eliminate your student loans Robert Smith announced that he and his family would set up a grant to pay off the nearly 400 graduating seniors' student loans. The total gift i...
09:32 2019-05-21

Volkswagen and SEC Are Told to Strike Deal on Lawsuit A federal judge ordered Volkswagen and the SEC to seek a settlement over allegations the auto maker defrauded U.S. investors, rather than continue an...
18:16 2019-08-17

Parents chime in about the student debt crisis Folks, in my weekday column I chided parents for allowing their kids to take on too much college debt. Student debt, as you probably know, is becomin...
09:00 2019-07-07

Student debt has millennials haggling at a new level Elizabeth Willard Thames, 35, a financial writer based in Vermont, has learned to always negotiate. “On large purchases, I always say, ‘Is there a di...
16:16 2019-05-22

Buried in Student Debt? Here's How to Play Catch-Up A combination of factors—the shadow of the 2007-09 recession, mounting student debt and a changing job market—are hindering millennials’ financial pr...
08:16 2019-05-31

This company is helping pay down its employees' student debt. 'They are creating value for us' Chegg has a new program that will give its employees up to $5,000 a year to help pay off student debt. "If they borrowed money and they are creating ...
21:16 2019-06-06

A stranger paid off a student’s debt so she could walk in her graduation Joe Belanger/Shutterstock Karen Moore, a woman from South Carolina, wanted to do something good for her community. She called the principal of her a...
18:32 2019-06-07

How Couples Can Talk About Their Finances, Including Student Debt Don’t avoid that awkward conversation about finances—especially debt—with a new significant other. A group of experts has some suggestions for millen...
15:32 2019-05-31

Student debt is keeping doctors from rural areas Burdensome student loan debt is discouraging aspiring doctors from setting up their own practices, exacerbating the decline of primary care doctors i...
00:32 2019-06-21

Drowning in student loan debt? You may have to ditch your dream job The very student debt that’s taken on to allow someone to pursue their ambitions later morphs into a burden that requires them to ditch those p...
16:32 2019-07-10

A billionaire commencement speaker at a Georgia college announced that he will pay off the Class of 2019's student loans Morehouse College Twitter Robert F. Smith, a billionaire tech investor and philanthropist, announced in his commencement speech at Georgia's Moreho...
10:16 2019-05-21

Mother of burned student told daughter he looked like ‘Frankenstein’ The mother of the Beacon High School student severely burned in a botched chemistry experiment testified that her son looked like “a monster...
19:16 2019-06-18

About half of student loan borrowers think they’ll be in debt forever Over half of student loan borrowers think they’ll be in debt forever. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard has the story.     &#...
22:16 2019-09-11

Sanders is right: Republican tax cuts cost more than forgiving student debt Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has joined the Democratic presidential candidate in making a contrast with the 2017 lawA 2016 plan for free college tuition ...
06:48 2019-06-30

Lambda School's For-Profit Plan to Solve Student Debt The online institution offers a coding education in exchange for a share of post-graduation income. Does this tuition model benefit students—or inves...
15:00 2019-08-26

Jeremy Hunt pledges to cancel student debt for entrepreneurs Conservative leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt has said he wants to cancel student debt for those who start up their own businesses and employ others....
18:48 2019-06-27

Kamala Harris has a student debt forgiveness plan, but it's complicated Borrowers will have a lot of boxes to check before they can get the $20,000 in student debt forgiveness on the table in Kamala Harris' newly rel...
23:16 2019-07-31

The Givling trivia app claims to help people with student debt. But is it a scam? Billed as a community that crowdfunds the payoff of people’s student debt, the Givling app has attracted borrowers hoping for financial relief....
10:16 2019-06-21

Soaring Student Debt Opens Door to Relief Scams Soaring student debt has been fertile ground for companies that promise to help stretched borrowers by navigating a maze of federal programs. But som...
19:32 2019-08-26

Cancer patients with student debt are supposed to get a break. The government isn't giving it President Trump signed a bill last year allowing people with cancer to press pause on their federal student loan payments throughout their medical tr...
12:48 2019-06-29

Trivia app Givling offers to help people pay off student debt. It cost one woman $42,000 to win The Givling app has attracted a large and loyal following of borrowers hoping for relief from decades of monthly loan payments. It might be making th...
09:32 2019-06-21

Derogatory student loan debt is growing at 'stunning' pace, Fed report says The total amount of household debt in the United States has grown for the 20th consecutive quarter and student loans have become the most prevalent t...
11:32 2019-08-21

Chobani pays off student lunch debt for an Idaho school district Yogurt company Chobani has offered to pay off $85,000 in student lunch debt for the Twin Falls School District. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story. ...
13:32 2019-06-14

Democrats' student debt forgiveness proposals may resonate more in blue states Voters in blue states stand to have more student debt forgiven under Democrats' proposals than those in red states, according to an analysis by ...
12:48 2019-06-28

Employers’ New Perk for Millennials: Extra Help Repaying Student Loan Debt Like millions of her peers, Nicole Read graduated with thousands of dollars of debt. Unlike most of them, she’s getting direct help from her em...
23:32 2019-08-08

Past-due student loans, credit card debt could weigh on U.S. growth More people in the United States appear to be struggling to keep up with their credit card and student loan debt, which could put pressure on one of ...
11:16 2019-08-13

Egyptian NYPD sergeant told ‘go back to where you belong’ by fellow cops: lawsuit The veteran cop -- 54-year-old Kappa Farid -- claims in a lawsuit his superiors and fellow cops berated him with slurs, including one officer telling...
16:32 2019-08-04

Warren unveils new bill that aims to wipe out student loan debt for millions WASHINGON, D.C. (CNN) – Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a student loan debt forgiveness bill Tuesday. The 2020 Democratic presidential candida...
19:48 2019-07-23

Elizabeth Warren will introduce legislation to cancel student loan debt for most borrowers Elizabeth Warren isn't waiting for the election to push forward her sweeping plan to erase the majority of the country's outstanding studen...
16:48 2019-06-13

Thousands of students sue Betsy DeVos, claiming she's denying them student debt forgiveness More than 150,000 former students of for-profit colleges filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos...
20:01 2019-06-27

Instacart unveils new benefits for contractors: Insurance, student loan debt assistance, and more Instacart announced new benefits intended to address criticism of its independent contractor policies: insurance, student loan debt assistance, and m...
18:16 2019-08-21

AOC makes student loan payment, reveals college debt during congressional hearing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made a student loan payment on Tuesday — and also revealed how much she still owes — while attending a cong...
02:00 2019-09-11

Betsy DeVos Sued for Running Student Debt Relief Program Into the Ground Education Secretary Betsy DeVos oversees something called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, which was created in 2007 and aims to incentiv...
19:16 2019-07-11

University of Central Florida student told alleged rape victim ' I just really wanted to have sex': police A University of Central Florida student accused of rape reportedly told the victim that he “just really wanted to have sex,” a police affidavit revea...
09:32 2019-07-19

Judge lets New York pursue student loan debt relief fraud case A federal judge said New York's attorney general may pursue a lawsuit accusing Debt Resolve Inc and nine other defendants of involvement in a scheme ...
19:32 2019-07-03

Watch Bernie Sanders talk insurance, student debt, and police brutality with Cardi B If you’re in need of a political pick-me-up (and who isn’t nowadays), Cardi B’s new interview with Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is...
07:32 2019-08-19

After outrage over district response to student lunch debt, Chobani's founder stepped in Chobani founder Hamdi Ulukaya pledged to cover school lunch debt faced by low-income students in Rhode Island.        ...
12:16 2019-05-21

Sen. Bernie Sanders pushes free college and student debt forgiveness — and finds the field crowded Since Sanders emphasized the issues in his first presidential run, many Democrats have embraced similar proposals, potentially diluting support for h...
13:00 2019-08-24

DeVos cancels Obama-era rule forcing colleges to prove students could repay their student debt Betsy DeVos issued the final repeal of an Obama-era rule aimed at holding low-quality programs accountable by forcing them to prove graduates could t...
18:16 2019-07-01

51 attorneys general urge Betsy DeVos to forgive disabled veterans' student loan debt A group of bipartisan attorneys general from 51 states and territories on Friday wrote to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging the Department of Ed...
00:32 2019-05-27

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg calls for national service plan that offers student debt relief Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg introduced on Wednesday a new plan that provides financial incentives such as student debt relief in...
15:48 2019-07-03

School officials laughed as they colored in black student's hair with marker, lawsuit says Three administrators at Berry Miller Junior High told the Texas student that his hair violated dress code policy. The teen's parents are suing t...
21:16 2019-08-21

Texas School District Faces Lawsuit After Staffers Fill in Black Student’s Hair With a Sharpie: ‘That’s Assault’ If ever there was a perfect justification for throwing hands, it’s the discovery that staffers at your 7th grader’s middle school filled in his fade ...
22:00 2019-08-20

A college grad flees U.S. to avoid student loan debt: 'I had to escape this prison' Loan payments rolled in and Chad Albright still couldn't find a job. He felt crushed by his debt. So instead of paying it off, he left the count...
14:32 2019-06-11

The 'after' picture of student loans: Credit card debt, smelly cars, pawn shops to make ends meet Debtors with student loans feel more financially insecure, engage in riskier money behaviors and have more trouble paying bills.    &...
15:48 2019-06-27

‘Undercover Billionaire’ Glenn Stearns isn’t really a billionaire: report A California businessman who is portrayed as a billionaire in a new Discovery Channel reality show is nowhere near that wealthy, according to a repor...
18:32 2019-09-13

Morehouse Isn't a Heartwarming Story Billionaire and Morehouse College commencement speaker Robert Smith’s announcement that he would personally absolve the student debt of the school’s ...
11:48 2019-05-23

Who Is Robert F. Smith, the Man Paying Off Morehouse Graduates’ Loans? Mr. Smith amassed a fortune estimated to be worth $5 billion by founding a private equity firm. He’s also the chairman of the board of Carnegie Hall....
19:32 2019-05-21

Glass throws late TD pass, Alabama A&M beat Morehouse 35-30 Aqeel Glass threw four touchdown passes, including a 20-yarder to Brian Jenkins Jr. with 3 seconds to play, and Alabama A&M beat Morehouse College 35...
21:48 2019-09-01

Morehouse College Investigates Sexual Misconduct After Students’ Videos In widely shared videos, several students accused a staff member at the all-male, historically black school of sexual harassment. The college has exp...
17:48 2019-07-19

Looking for a job? These cities may be tough for grads Despite the overall strength of the U.S. job market, entry-level jobs for college graduates cannot be found everywhere.     ...
10:00 2019-09-05

Facebook’s Getting Slapped With a $5 Billion FTC Privacy Settlement The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a record privacy settlement against Facebook requiring the social media company to pay about $5 billion to...
17:01 2019-07-12

Lizzo says security 'slapped and manhandled' her team The music festival Summerfest is investigating after a performer, Lizzo, said a security guard "tackled and attacked" her team after a performance in...
13:48 2019-06-28

From Morehouse College’s Bookstore to My Gate at the Airport in Under 40 Minutes: An Atlanta Story Let’s just give you all the punchline first: Dear people who live in Atlanta, I made it from Morehouse College’s campus bookstore to my actual gate a...
07:16 2019-06-08

New justice secretary slapped down by Number 10 over anonymity call Downing Street has dismissed the new justice secretary's claim that criminal suspects with a reputation to protect should remain anonymous until char...
05:48 2019-08-01

Iran cleric says U.K. will be 'slapped in the face' for seizure of its tanker: TV Britain will soon be "slapped in the face" for the capture of an Iranian supertanker last week, Iranian state TV quoted a cleric as saying on Friday,...
07:32 2019-07-12

Not funny: Midwife slapped with $4,836 bill for laughing gas during her labor More and more hospitals are billing their services by the minute. For this nurse, a comfortable birth experience cost thousands of dollars.  &#...
15:32 2019-06-12

Hello Kitty slapped with EU fine owner for restricting sales Hello Kitty fans in search of the latest merchandise can now shop across the EU as they please after the bloc fined the popular character's producer,...
09:16 2019-07-09

Hello Kitty producer slapped with EU fine for restricting sales Hello Kitty fans in search of the latest merchandise can now shop across the EU as they please after the bloc fined the popular character's producer,...
16:16 2019-07-09

Morehouse College staffer put on leave while school investigates sexual misconduct accusations Morehouse College has placed one of its staffers on unpaid leave amid an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations leveled by at least two stu...
16:16 2019-07-23

Money tips for college grads who are about to get their first paychecks For college grads who are about to get those first paychecks, it might be tempting to overspend. Instead, plan to spend, save and invest.  ...
09:16 2019-05-26

UI/UX design is a top 10 tech job for grads; this $24 bundle can get you started Career monitoring website Comparably recently put together their list of the top 10 tech jobs for grads -- and right at no. 7 is UI/UX designer. Of c...
10:32 2019-06-20

Britain will be ‘slapped in the face’ for seizure of Iranian tanker, cleric says Britain will soon to get “slapped in the face” for the capture of an Iranian supertanker last week, a cleric was quoted as saying Friday amid rising ...
09:16 2019-07-12

Facebook Slapped With Record 5-Billion Fine By US Over Privacy Violations Facebook Inc will pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and the social media giant will rest...
09:48 2019-07-24

Harvard University produces the world’s wealthiest grads Going to an Ivy League school seems to seriously pay off. Six of the eight Ivies made the Wealth-X top 20 list of universities with ultra-high-net-wo...
11:48 2019-08-01

Mike Pence calls West Point grads the ‘best of the best’ WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has told the graduating class of the U.S. Military Academy that they are “the best of the bes...
11:32 2019-05-25

High school grads die after being struck by lightning in park Two high school graduates are dead after reportedly being struck by lightning Thursday in a Pennsylvania park. Brendan McGwon, 18, and Kaitlyn Rosens...
21:48 2019-06-14

Huge donation to college grads could start a new trend During Morehouse College's commencement exercises, billionaire Robert F. Smith changed the course of 396 students' lives in the span of a few seconds...
00:48 2019-06-03

How two Stanford grads aimed for big tech glory and got Big Tobacco instead Adam Bowen and James Monsees created Juul to disrupt the tobacco industry, but the $38 billion company is now at the forefront of the panic over the ...
23:32 2019-09-04

UConn slapped with two-year probation for NCAA violations under Kevin Ollie HARTFORD, Conn. — UConn’s men’s basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanct...
18:16 2019-07-02

‘Bagel Boss’ Chris Morgan gets slapped in face by Lenny Dykstra That’s a low blow! Tempers boiled over Thursday in Philadelphia when troubled Mets great Lenny Dykstra met his future boxing opponent — w...
19:00 2019-08-22

Cab driver slapped with massive legal fees after inheriting passenger’s estate A taxi driver who inherited a passenger’s entire estate has been slapped with a huge legal bill after the will was overturned after a bitter legal ba...
21:48 2019-06-11

Parents claim baby suffered a brain bleed after being slapped at day care A baby boy suffered a brain-bleed after being “slapped so hard at nursery it left a hand-shaped bruise on his face,” reports claim. Six-m...
22:16 2019-06-27

Angela Merkel tells Harvard grads to 'tear down walls' The chancellor has addressed students at the elite university, encouraging them to shape the future. Her halting speech appeared to contain a few dig...
19:48 2019-05-30

Merkel tells Harvard grads to tear down ‘walls of ignorance’ CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel (AHN’-geh-lah MEHR’-kuhl) says a new generation of leaders must “tear down ...
18:16 2019-05-30

Gen Z salaries: Highest paid tech jobs for recent grads To find a job in tech, new graduates need to combine technical skills and emotional intelligence. Senior developers and engineers make the most. ...
15:48 2019-06-17

Clinton assails Trump on Mueller probe in speech to NY grads NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton has assailed President Donald Trump at a commencement speech, saying he ignored the special counsel’s findings ...
19:16 2019-05-29

Shanahan to Naval Academy grads: ‘Frighten the hell out of our foes' Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan challenged the U.S. Naval Academy's 2019 graduating class to embrace failure, think creatively, and become ...
10:16 2019-05-24

California woman who slapped Trump supporter during 2017 rally convicted of battery A California woman accused of slapping a Trump supporter during a Make America Great Again rally in Orange County more than two years ago has been co...
11:48 2019-08-18

What to give the graduate? Gifts ideas for grads beyond the old greeting card with cash This cap-and-gown season, Americans are expected to spend more than $5.5 billion on graduate gifts. Here are ideas that go beyond cash in a card. &#...
01:16 2019-06-01

Arizona extends tuition rate for undocumented high school grads PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona high school graduates living in the country illegally will get expanded access to a special tuition rate at the state...
04:32 2019-08-23

YouTube slapped with record $170M fine over violating children’s privacy laws YouTube and its parent company Google have been hit with a $170 million fine for violating a children’s privacy law. Veuer’s Justin Kirch...
16:48 2019-09-04

Vice President Pence Tells West Point Grads They Should Expect to See Combat (WEST POINT, N.Y.) — Vice President Mike Pence told the most diverse graduating class in the history of the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday t...
17:16 2019-05-26

College grads say school’s ‘worth every penny’ while blue-collar workers left broke The average American should save more for retirement, and young people need to think about the potential pay of a career — along with the amount of d...
05:16 2019-09-01

VP Pence tells West Point grads it's a 'virtual certainty' they will fight on a battlefield for America Vice President Mike Pence told West Point’s most diverse graduating class in history that they will go to war for America at some point in their life...
14:16 2019-05-26

Clap Your Hands: Pharrell Williams Makes 114 Grads of Harlem High School ‘Happy’ With Guaranteed Internships Having the prolific hit-maker Pharrell Williams as their commencement speaker probably seemed like a big enough “get” for the graduating class of Har...
16:48 2019-06-30

Military boss 'slapped woman's bottom and dismissed it as banter' A military contractor accused of sexually assaulting a woman by slapping her on the bottom at a Royal Navy charity fundraiser dismissed the incident ...
08:32 2019-05-29

Jay-Z becomes hip-hop's first billionaire Forbes has estimated musician and businessman Jay-Z's net worth at more than $1 billion (€890 million). His wife, Beyonce, has an estimated net worth...
01:48 2019-06-04

Forbes names Jay-Z the first hip-hop billionaire Forbes announced Monday that Jay-Z has become the first hip-hop artist to rack up a billion-dollar fortune, thanks to lucrative investments in real e...
22:16 2019-06-03

Billionaire’s apartment asking $75M is overpriced, brokers say Brokers are raising eyebrows over Related Companies honcho Stephen Ross’s bold $75 million ask for his roughly 8,500-square-foot Time Warner Center p...
20:32 2019-07-17

Delusional Billionaire Not Done Saying He's Running for President Welcome to another week of “Who Wants to Be a Presidential Candidate.” Today our contestant is billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer. Tom Steyer, d...
18:48 2019-07-08

Ray-Ban Billionaire Makes a Very Eye-Catching  Move Leonardo Del Vecchio is still trying to make a success of the $53 billion Luxottica-Essilor merger. Throwing GrandVision into the mix is a bold bet. ...
07:48 2019-07-18

Why billionaire Ray Dalio loves criticism — and says you should too Criticism can be a tough thing to stomach. But according to Ray Dalio, founder of the world's largest hedge fund, it's not something to be ...
12:48 2019-08-27

How Zion Williamson will quickly become a billionaire Marketing expert and President/CEO of United Entertainment Group, Jarrod Moses, projects that Zion Williamson will be a billionaire within five years...
13:16 2019-06-27

Jay-Z Is Officially a Billionaire: Inside His Empire It's official: Jay-Z is a billionaire! The 49-year-old Grammy winner has become the first hip-hop artist to reach this major money milestone, accord...
12:32 2019-06-03

The Sterling Affairs: The tapes that took down a billionaire When an audio recording of a racist rant by former Clippers owner Donald Sterling was leaked online in 2014, it caused an uproar that changed the NBA...
16:32 2019-08-20

US Billionaire Arrested On Sex Trafficking Charges: Reports A hedge fund billionaire has been arrested on sex trafficking charges in the New York area, after having long been followed by accusations of molesti...
22:16 2019-07-07

Billionaire sells his smaller Hamptons estate for $42.5M Natural gas billionaire Michael S. Smith and his wife Iris have finally sold their contemporary Hamptons beach house for close to its last asking pri...
18:48 2019-06-20

U.S. billionaire, co-founder of Quicken Loans, hospitalized U.S. billionaire and co-founder and chairman of the online mortgage lending company Quicken Loans, Daniel Gilbert, suffered stroke-like symptoms on S...
02:32 2019-05-27

Billionaire drops $30M on Hamptons properties next door While legendary fashion designer and artist Helmut Lang is quietly shopping his Tyson Lane estate for $100 million, his high-profile neighbor is also...
13:32 2019-05-21

Billionaire Tom Steyer jumps into presidential race Billionaire activist Tom Steyer on Tuesday officially entered the crowded field for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, reversing his earlie...
13:32 2019-07-09

US billionaire donates $189 million to study ethics of AI An American billionaire has given Oxford University $188.6 million for a new institute that will study the ethical implications of artificial intelli...
14:48 2019-06-19

Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89 H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice ran for president as a third-p...
16:48 2019-07-09

U.S. billionaire Commisso buys Italy's Fiorentina "Billionaire Rocco Commisso has bought Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family, his U.S. cable company Mediacom Commun...
11:32 2019-06-06

New Alleged Victim Of US Billionaire Goes Public, Says "Was Raped At 15" US President Donald Trump's labor secretary on Wednesday defended his handling of a secret plea deal he made with Jeffrey Epstein as another woman ca...
22:32 2019-07-10

Landlord who wants kosher cafes nixed from ‘Billionaire’s Row’ revealed The mystery landlord trying to boot a pair of longtime kosher cafes from Billionaires’ Row is none other than block-gobbling mega-developer Sheldon S...
06:32 2019-08-16

Alibaba billionaire to buy Barclays Center for $700M: sources Alibaba co-founder Joe Tsai is expecting to sign a deal valued at more than $700 million to buy Brooklyn’s Barclays Center at the same time he acquir...
07:32 2019-08-16

Why billionaire Ken Griffin has been on a real estate spending spree It’s not enough for him to own the country’s most expensive home. Just months after buying the rec­ord-breaking $238 million quadplex on Central Park...
02:48 2019-09-11

Billionaire donates $189M to study artificial intelligence LONDON (AP) — An American billionaire has given Oxford University 150 million pounds ($188.6 million) for a new institute that will study the ethical...
19:32 2019-06-20

Jay-Z named world's first billionaire rapper by Forbes magazine In a new cover story, Forbes has valued the rapper and business mogul’s empire at $1bn, including real estate and other ventures Jay-Z has been named...
18:16 2019-06-03

David Koch, conservative billionaire and philanthropist, dead at 79 David Koch — the billionaire co-owner of Koch Industries and powerful political donor — has died. He was 79 years old. The death of the billionaire c...
12:32 2019-08-23

Arab billionaire says he has agreed terms to buy Newcastle: report Abu Dhabi billionaire Sheikh Khaled bin Zayed Al Nehayan says he has agreed terms with Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley to buy the Premier League c...
05:00 2019-05-28

Billionaire Cashes Out of Online Fashion---Next Stop? The Moon The Japanese billionaire who wants to fly around the moon on Elon Musk’s spaceship is exiting his online fashion business back on earth by selling co...
05:00 2019-09-12

Why moving like billionaire Carl Icahn to a low-tax state may backfire for you If you're running away from high-tax California or New York to some tax-free haven, you can expect a fight from your state auditor. Here's ...
14:00 2019-09-13

Russian Billionaire Continues the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence It hasn’t been widely publicized, but the most extensive search for extraterrestrial intelligence ever undertaken has been up and running for more th...
14:16 2019-07-04

Billionaire paying off students’ loans is known for savvy dealmaking Buyout king Robert Smith was wildly generous to the graduates of Morehouse College last weekend — but he’s savvy and hard-nosed when it comes to busi...
09:16 2019-05-21

Ex-billionaire Raj Rajaratnam spotted leaving $17.5M pad after prison release Raj who? Eight years after his $70 million insider trading trial shook Wall Street, former Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam is back in town — and...
02:00 2019-09-13

Billionaire Tom Steyer has nearly spent his way to a spot in the third Democratic debate The former hedge fund manager and activist has piled millions into both Facebook and television ads since he entered the presidential race last month...
11:48 2019-08-13

19 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read Getty Images / Matthew Peyton Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, loves to read. When he began his investing career, he would read 600 to 1,...
10:16 2019-05-21

BMW’s falling share price forces billionaire heir to pay up Susanne Klatten, a billionaire member of the family that controls the BMW Group, pledged more shares of the German automaker to cover a real estate l...
21:48 2019-06-28

West 57th tower ready to welcome new retailers to Billionaire’s Row With its 1,400-foot-tall slender condominium tower nearing completion, the developers of 111 W. 57th St. are ready to welcome retailers into its base...
09:48 2019-08-08

U.S. billionaire Commisso close to buying ACF Fiorentina: source U.S. billionaire Rocco Commisso is close to agreeing the purchase of Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family for aroun...
11:16 2019-06-04

David Koch, billionaire, GOP activist and philanthropist dies at 79 WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming Amer...
15:00 2019-08-23

Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein arrested on new sex charges Convicted billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has been been indicted on new charges related to alleged sex crimes involving minors, media outlet...
11:16 2019-07-07

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking, after prosecutors said they found "nude photographs of what appeared...
16:00 2019-07-08

Billionaire’s $279M ranch comes with car museum, dinosaur fossil When a mansion hits the market, you might find high-end amenities such as an infinity pool, a home theater and a guest house. But to sweeten the deal...
08:32 2019-06-11

Billionaire activist Paul Singer reveals $3.2B stake in AT&T The hedge fund billionaire known for seizing an Argentine navy vessel as partial payment for a debt is taking aim at AT&T — the telecom behemoth that...
23:48 2019-09-09

Billionaire Tom Steyer, at first campaign event, says he doesn't see himself as rich Billionaire hedge fund investor Tom Steyer, a late addition to the Democratic presidential field, reportedly told a San Francisco bookstore crowd thi...
05:48 2019-07-20

| Billionaire former US presidential hopeful Ross Perot dead at 89 Ross Perot, the self-made billionaire and computer industry giant whose two runs for president as an independent candidate shook up American politics...
12:00 2019-07-09

Chinese billionaire reportedly arrested for child molestation BEIJING — Prosecutors in Shanghai have formally arrested two people over child molestation allegations, with state media identifying one as a promine...
04:16 2019-07-11

Billionaire investor Peter Thiel says the FBI and CIA should investigate Google Billionaire investor Peter Thiel said Sunday that the FBI and the CIA should investigate if Google has been infiltrated by Chinese intelligence. ...
14:16 2019-07-15

Billionaire urges investigation into 'seemingly treasonous' Google Peter Thiel, a Silicon Valley billionaire and prominent supporter of Donald Trump, has suggested Google's alleged attempt to work with the Chinese mi...
12:16 2019-07-15

How Kylie Jenner's Sisters Really Feel About Her Billionaire Status How do Kylie Jenner's siblings really feel about her billionaire status? The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star spilled the tea on The Ellen DeGene...
13:16 2019-09-06

| US hedge fund billionaire charged with sex trafficking minors Jeffrey Epstein, a hedge fund billionaire with ties to top politicians and celebrities, was charged on Monday with sexually exploiting dozens of youn...
03:48 2019-07-09

Billionaire Pedophile Jeffrey Epstein Is Finally Arrested Justice has been a long time coming for the dozens of alleged victims of billionaire hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein, who has been accused of sexu...
13:48 2019-07-07

Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies aged 89 Ross Perot answers a question in Dallas on Oct. 2, 1992 after announcing that he will run for president as an independent candidate.Rick Bowmer / AP ...
18:48 2019-07-09

Why The Fate Of Samsung's Billionaire Heir Turns On Horses Jay Y Lee took a more active and urgent interest in the matter after a second meeting where Park told him again to "buy a good horse," said the court...
06:16 2019-09-03

David Koch, Billionaire Donor To Republican Causes, Dies Age 79 David Koch, a billionaire American libertarian and influential donor to conservative causes, has died at age 79 after a long battle with cancer, his ...
09:32 2019-08-24

Brazil Ex-Billionaire Fined $134 Million For Insider Trading Eike Batista, once the richest man in Brazil, has been fined around $134 million for insider trading, the securities commission said Monday, as the e...
19:48 2019-05-27

Epstein Looms Over Speech by Billionaire Behind Victoria’s Secret Speaking for the first time publicly about his longtime ties to the disgraced financier, Leslie Wexner condemned deceptions by “people who have secre...
19:48 2019-09-10

Billionaire Wanted To Orbit Moon, But Ended Up In Court Harald McPike had been to the North Pole. The South Pole. Climbed the tallest peak in Africa, the volcano that is the highest point on Earth and the ...
03:48 2019-05-28

Billionaire behind Victoria’s Secret ‘embarrassed’ by Epstein ties Les Wexner, the billionaire behind Victoria’s Secret and Bed & Body Works, kicked off a presentation to investors Tuesday by saying he’s “embarrassed...
22:00 2019-09-10

San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer running for president in 2020 Billionaire Tom Steyer announced Tuesday he will run for president of the United States, joining a growing list of more than 20 candidates seeking th...
17:16 2019-07-09

Ross Perot: billionaire who ran for president dies aged 89 Perot challenged Bush and Clinton as independent in 1992Texan who founded EDS also ran in 1996 for Reform partyRoss Perot, an eccentric Texan billion...
17:32 2019-07-09

Billionaire Benioffs are making taboo editorial changes at Time Marc and Lynne Benioff, the billionaire husband-and-wife team who bought Time magazine, are spending money on digital talent — but also appear to be ...
09:48 2019-09-04

Billionaire Ross Perot, Who Shook Up US Politics In The 1990s, Dies At 89 H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled US politics with two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s that struck a...
13:00 2019-07-09

Billionaire's luxury superyacht slips from cargo ship, gets lost at sea The billionaire owner of a 130-foot yacht, named MY Song, is singing the blues – so to speak – now that it’s gone missing after it fell off a cargo s...
20:00 2019-06-01

A Billionaire’s Fall Spotlights Child Sexual Abuse in China The police detained Wang Zhenhua for unspecified “personal reasons,” but officials are calling for an investigation after reports accused him of mole...
13:00 2019-07-09

Billionaire Founders Of IndiGo Intensify Feud, Stock Drops 19% The board of InterGlobe Aviation Ltd., which operates IndiGo, has received a letter dated July 8 from Mr Gangwal, informing the company that he has s...
06:16 2019-07-10

‘Big Boss’ billionaire indicted on charges of skirting U.S. aluminum tariffs A federal grand jury indicted Zhongtian Liu on charges of smuggling enormous quantities of aluminum into the country and evading $1.8 billion in anti...
23:00 2019-07-31

Ross Perot, self-made billionaire and presidential candidate, dead at 89 Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made billionaire from Texas who launched two unsuccessful presidential bids as a third-party candidate, has died. He w...
13:32 2019-07-09

Chinese Billionaire Arrested For Allegedly Molesting 9-Year-Old: Report A billionaire Chinese property tycoon was formally arrested for suspected child molestation Wednesday, state media said, in a case that has sparked a...
16:16 2019-07-10

Billionaire Patrick Drahi agrees to buy Sotheby's in $3.7 billion deal Patrick Drahi, the billionaire behind telecoms and media group Altice, agreed on Monday to buy historic art auction house Sotheby's in a deal worth $...
11:32 2019-06-17

Billionaire, two-time presidential candidate Ross Perot dies at 89 Two-time independent presidential candidate and billionaire Texas businessman H. Ross Perot died Tuesday after months of battling cancer, his family ...
17:16 2019-07-09

British billionaire Dyson snaps up Singapore's priciest penthouse British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore, where his company pl...
03:16 2019-07-10

Billionaire Tom Steyer makes 2020 U-turn and announces run for president Steyer, Democrats’ largest donor, says he will run after allActivist favors Trump impeachment and climate crisis actionBillionaire environmental acti...
17:32 2019-07-09

How this Hong Kong CEO from a billionaire family is reinventing hotels for millennials "When I look at Rosewood, I see myself as a target customer. So, that makes it quite easy to kind of craft the experiences, because I would be lookin...
02:01 2019-05-31

US Billionaire Charged With Sex-Trafficking Found Dead In Prison: Report US financier Jeffrey Epstein, indicted on charges he trafficked underage girls for sex, committed suicide in prison, US news media reported Saturday....
12:48 2019-08-10

Macau billionaire loses U.S. appeal of U.N.-related bribery conviction A U.S. appeals court on Friday rejected billionaire Macau real estate developer Ng Lap Seng's request to throw out his conviction and four-year priso...
01:48 2019-08-10

Billionaire Chris Cline’s doomed helicopter was airborn for just 1 minute The doomed helicopter carrying coal magnate Chris Cline, his daughter and five others was in the air for only a minute before it spun out of control ...
23:00 2019-07-24

U.S. Indicts Chinese Billionaire on Charges of Evading $1.8 Billion in Tariffs A Chinese metals tycoon has been indicted in the U.S. over allegations that he avoided paying $1.8 billion in tariffs on aluminum imports, Agence Fra...
12:48 2019-08-01

Chinese Billionaire Indicted In US In $1.8 Billion Tariff Fraud Scheme A Chinese billionaire has been indicted by a grand jury on charges he schemed with the aluminum company he founded to evade $1.8 billion of tariffs b...
14:32 2019-08-01

Billionaire coal magnate among 7 Americans killed in helicopter crash A billionaire West Virginia coal tycoon was among seven Americans killed in a helicopter crash off the coast of the Bahamas on Thursday evening, acco...
03:00 2019-07-05

Billionaire Tom Steyer to join crowded 2020 presidential race Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is planning to launch his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a report said Sunday. The...
05:16 2019-07-08

Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein due in court after sex trafficking arrest Jeffrey Epstein was expected to make his first court appearance Monday after his arrest over the weekend on sex-trafficking accusations.   ...
09:00 2019-07-08

Jeffrey Epstein called billionaire, 'man of nearly infinite means' — but is it true? Even as his attorneys Thursday reportedly proposed a $77 million package to spring him from jail, reports are emerging that wealthy financier Jeffrey...
20:16 2019-07-11

Who is the billionaire Equinox owner taking heat for backing Trump? Stephen Ross is one of the most successful real estate developers America has ever known. But he kept a relatively low profile until reports emerged ...
21:32 2019-08-08

Who is Jeffrey Epstein, the billionaire charged with sex trafficking girls as young as 14? Jeffrey Epstein, billionaire sex offender who previously avoided jail time is known for ties to powerful people, including presidents Trump and Clint...
16:16 2019-07-08

Billionaire alleges that Epstein misappropriated ‘vast sums ... from me and my family’ In a letter, Les Wexner, the billionaire who founded the Limited retail empire, says he is "embarrassed" to have been deceived by Epstein. The vast s...
08:32 2019-08-09

A Russian Billionaire's $1.3 Billion Bet on New York's Iconic Crown Building Vladislav Doronin says three penthouses at his Aman-branded project have sold for more than $325 million, despite a sluggish market and an oversupply...
19:48 2019-06-13

Sports Direct Billionaire Mike Ashley Spins Out of Control Mike Ashley says he’d be “uncontrollable” if he took Sports Direct private. But his string of acquisitions already means he’s fighting too many fires...
08:32 2019-08-09

Who is Stephen Ross, the billionaire criticized for his high-end Trump fundraiser? The real estate magnate, sports team owner and benefactor has kept a relatively quiet profile, even as his firm, Related Cos., is the developer behin...
18:16 2019-08-09

Chinese Billionaire Indicted in $1.8 Billion Tariff Fraud Scheme Prosecutors say a company, China Zhongwang Holdings Limited, designed a plan to avoid paying aluminum tariffs and defraud investors. Liu Zhongtian, i...
19:32 2019-07-31

Billionaire investor Peter Thiel reportedly says the FBI and CIA should investigate Google Billionaire investor Peter Thiel spoke at the National Conservatism Conference, where he called Google's work in China "seemingly treasonous," A...
23:48 2019-07-14

Billionaire gives Oxford University record £150m for AI ethics institute An American billionaire and adviser to Donald Trump has given Oxford University its largest single donation "since the Renaissance" to inve...
10:16 2019-06-19

US Billionaire Financier Lured Underage Girls For Sex Acts: Prosecutors American financier Jeffrey Epstein was charged with sex trafficking on Monday, as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as young as 14 to...
16:16 2019-07-08

Chinese Billionaire Indicted on Charges of Evading Nearly $2 Billion in Tariffs A powerful Chinese billionaire has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges that he evaded nearly $2 billion in tariffs as part of a conspira...
19:32 2019-07-31

Football rumours: Newcastle set for takeover by Dubai-based billionaire? Today’s tittle tattle is hanging on until Doomsday Here’s some grim news for anyone who fancies a quiet life. Newcastle’s slow-burning takeover saga ...
04:32 2019-05-27

Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmao denies donating $100,000 to NSW Labor Property developer at centre of Icac corruption inquiry says he had ‘nothing to do’ with cashThe Chinese billionaire and property developer Huang Xia...
16:48 2019-09-06

Andrew Cuomo, billionaire Jim Chanos will raise funds for Joe Biden Gov. Andrew Cuomo and billionaire hedge fund manager Jim Chanos are slated to join 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden in a fundraising ef...
12:32 2019-05-29

In Just 24 Hours, Skyscraper Seized From Chinese Billionaire Sold Online A Beijing skyscraper confiscated from a fugitive Chinese billionaire was sold in an online auction Tuesday for 5.18 billion yuan (US$734 million), th...
14:16 2019-08-20

Billionaire MacKenzie Bezos pledges to donate half her fortune Billionaire MacKenzie Bezos has signed on to Warren Buffet's Giving Pledge, agreeing to donate at least half of her fortune to charity.  &...
19:16 2019-05-28

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his st...
22:16 2019-09-12

Big Brother billionaire suing Facebook over Bitcoin ads says agreement ‘is impossible’ The Dutch billionaire who sued Facebook for hosting fraudulent Bitcoin advertisements that featured his name and image has claimed it impossible to r...
09:16 2019-09-10

Billionaire owner of America’s priciest home drops $99M on another mansion He’s the owner of America’s priciest home, and he’s still expanding his empire. Billionaire hedge fund manager Ken Griffin has shel...
18:16 2019-09-10

David Koch, Billionaire Who Fueled Right-Wing Movement, Dies at 79 A man-about-town philanthropist, he and his brother Charles ran a business colossus while furthering a libertarian agenda that reshaped American poli...
15:48 2019-08-23

Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg splits from billionaire beau: report Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg’s next book may be titled “Lean Out.” The company’s 49-year-old chief operating officer has split from her partner...
07:16 2019-06-07

Billionaire Trump supporter says he rejected Biden's request for fundraising help in 2020 Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden on Monday appealed to a billionaire Republican donor for fundraising help in his presidential campaign. But the fina...
14:48 2019-06-18

Billionaire Stephen Ross faces new crisis: LIRR at Hudson Yards Stephen Ross, the billionaire real estate developer getting flak for his Trump fundraiser in the Hamptons, is facing yet another headache — thanks to...
01:00 2019-08-09

'Uncertainty is our middle name': Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris isn't worried about trade war "I think the world can live with some trade friction, it's not the end of the world," Nassef Sawiris, the billionaire CEO of OCI N.V, told CNBC ...
13:00 2019-06-18

Momofuku's David Chang calls on billionaire investor to bin Trump fundraiser Celebrity chef and restaurant founder praises Stephen Ross as a businessman but says he is on ‘the wrong side’The celebrity chef David Chang has call...
13:32 2019-08-09

Billionaire Tom Steyer clears hurdle to join U.S. Democratic debate in October U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Tom Steyer, a billionaire environmentalist and political donor, said on Sunday he has qualified to participate i...
01:16 2019-09-09

Geneva prosecutors indict billionaire Steinmetz in Guinea corruption case A Swiss prosecutor said on Monday he was seeking prison terms for Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz and two associates over the alleged payment of b...
16:32 2019-08-12

Bilderberg Ahoy! Pompeo and Kushner join the billionaire boat club From a Swiss shore, the rich and mighty – and select, discreet reporters – could be seen enjoying the annual secretive summitBathed in late afternoon...
14:49 2019-06-02

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma: 'I worry about Europe' and its obsession with tech regulation Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma says he's worried about Europe because it's tightening regulations that restrict companies' ability to inno...
19:32 2019-05-21

Scandalized billionaire Steve Wynn pays $43M for Palm Beach mansion Former casino mogul Steve Wynn is the latest billionaire sex pest to make a splash in the scandalous seaside city of Palm Beach, Fla. The former chai...
20:48 2019-08-21

U.S. billionaire Ross Perot, who shook up 1990s presidential politics, dead at 89 H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled U.S. politics with two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s that struck...
22:16 2019-07-09

David Koch, billionaire who built conservative political empire, dies at 79 David Koch, the billionaire businessman who built a conservative political empire, died Friday at age 79, according to Koch Industries.   ...
20:16 2019-08-23

Chinese billionaire indicted in U.S. for alleged $1.8 billion aluminum tariff evasion A Chinese billionaire has been indicted by a grand jury on charges he schemed with the aluminum company he founded to evade $1.8 billion of tariffs b...
05:48 2019-08-01

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and libertarian political activist, dies at 79 The Koch brothers financed one of the most influential political networks in the modern era. David Koch's net worth was estimated at $42 billion...
11:00 2019-08-23

Chinese billionaire indicted on charges of evading nearly $2 billion in tariffs: US prosecutors A Chinese billionaire has been indicted by a federal grand jury in the United States on charges he evaded nearly $2 billion in aluminum tariffs, fede...
11:16 2019-08-01

Billionaire industrialist and libertarian political activist David Koch dies at 79 The Koch brothers financed one of the most influential political networks in the modern era. David Koch's net worth was estimated at $42 billion...
09:00 2019-08-23

Jeffrey Epstein asked publicist to rehab his ‘billionaire pervert’ image Jeffrey Epstein went to a New York City publicist a few years ago begging for help with his image — telling the society-page ace, “I don’...
17:16 2019-07-16

'Karl Marx failed to consider software': billionaire Tom Steyer on inequality and his 2020 run The Democratic party mega-donor has to distinguish himself from other candidates with no widespread name recognition in the 2020 fieldTom Steyer ente...
02:48 2019-07-16

US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein to remain behind bars as judge considers bail US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars until a federal judge considers whether or not to grant him bail on charges he sexually abused...
22:16 2019-07-15

Dutch billionaire and Big Brother creator sues Facebook over fraudulent Bitcoin ads The creator of the Big Brother reality television format is suing Facebook for allowing advertisements to fraudulently feature his name and image, Re...
13:00 2019-06-05

Billionaire Chinese fugitive sues CNN host, Warner Media for calling him a ‘spy’ A billionaire Chinese fugitive has filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit against CNN host Erin Burnett and the network’s parent company for ca...
19:32 2019-08-02

Kosher deli on ‘Billionaire’s Row’ takes landlord to court to fight eviction A longtime kosher deli that says it’s the lone holdout against a big Billionaire’s Row demolition project wants a judge to save it from evictio...
22:48 2019-08-03

Billionaire boss of Equinox, SoulCycle blasted for hosting Trump fundraiser The billionaire behind Equinox and SoulCycle — playgrounds for New York’s liberal elite — is a major President Trump supporter who ...
15:16 2019-08-08

Victoria's Secret billionaire says Jeffrey Epstein stole $46m of his money – report Leslie Wexner said he discovered the funds were missing after he decided to sever ties with the accused child abuser in 2007The billionaire behind th...
16:48 2019-08-08

Billionaire James Dyson reportedly buys $54 million penthouse in Singapore British technology firm founder James Dyson and his wife have reportedly purchased a luxury penthouse in Singapore for a record S$73.8 million ($54.2...
02:32 2019-07-10

Sotheby's Sold To French Billionaire Patrick Drahi In $3.7 Billion Deal French telecoms and media mogul Patrick Drahi is acquiring Sotheby's auction house, one of the world's biggest art brokers, in a $3.7 billion deal, t...
05:32 2019-06-18

Doomed helicopter was taking billionaire Chris Cline’s daughter to hospital West Virginia coal tycoon Chris Cline was rushing his 22-year-old daughter to a Florida hospital for a medical emergency when their helicopter plunge...
01:32 2019-07-07

Billionaire pedo Jeffrey Epstein held in Manhattan on new underage sex case Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has been arrested in a massive new underage sex trafficking case, The Post has confirmed. The hedge funder — wh...
01:32 2019-07-07

Know When To Fold 'Em: Billionaire Leon Cooperman To Close Hedge Fund After Big Comeback Hedge fund billionaire Leon Cooperman is closing his famous fund Omega Advisors to outside money. Cooperman is exiting after a high after posting str...
12:48 2019-05-21

Billionaire Buyers' Club: Ken Griffin and His Neighbors at 220 Central Park South The hedge-fund manager, who paid $238 million for a penthouse, is joined by purchasers like Brazilian construction billionaire Renata de Camargo Nasc...
12:16 2019-05-21

Who Is Robert F. Smith? Learn More About the Billionaire Whose Generosity Shocked a Graduating Class In an astonishing commencement address, billionaire Robert F. Smith announced on Sunday that he will wipe out student debt for the entire 2019 gradua...
08:37 2019-05-21

Billionaire Joe Tsai paid $3.37B for Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center: sources Taiwanese Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a new season with s...
18:00 2019-08-16

Autopsy Finds Broken Bones In US Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein's Neck An autopsy found that financier Jeffrey Epstein sustained multiple breaks in his neck bones, according to two people familiar with the findings, deep...
02:32 2019-08-15

Billionaire Chris Cline’s daughter among those killed in helicopter crash off Bahamas The West Virginia billionaire killed in a helicopter crash off the Bahamas died alongside one of his daughters and some of her pals, friends said. Ch...
13:16 2019-07-05

Billionaire Joe Tsai paid $3.38B for Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center: sources Taiwanese Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a new season with s...
00:32 2019-08-17

Coal Billionaire Woos Amazon And Google With Indian Data Hubs A string of successful bets on ports, mining and commodities helped transform Gautam Adani from a nondescript diamond trader into a tycoon with a net...
16:48 2019-07-11

Connecticut billionaire Paul Tudor Jones wants to save Africa with new nonprofit The Greenwich, Conn.-based tycoon and philanthropist is one of the largest money men behind the recently formed nonprofit African Community & Conserv...
00:32 2019-06-30

UPDATE 3-Casino operator Melco to buy 20% of Crown Resorts from billionaire Packer Melco Resorts & Entertainment will buy a 20% stake in Australia's Crown Resorts from casino mogul James Packer for A$1.76 billion ($1.22 billion), th...
11:48 2019-05-30

'No more peanut butter and jelly sandwiches': Billionaire pays off students' debts Graduating college students in Atlanta were left stunned when a billionaire technology investor told them he would wipe out their $40m (£31.4m) ...
18:32 2019-05-21

The Debt Ceiling The very phrase “debt ceiling” sounds austere and restrictive, as if intended to keep a lid on government spending. In fact, the U.S. federal debt li...
20:16 2019-07-11

The Man Who Told America the Truth About D-Day Ernie Pyle’s dispatches offered comfort to readers back home. Then the Normandy landings — 75 years ago this week — changed his perspective on the wa...
11:00 2019-06-05

Billionaire Fredriksen seeks investors for shipping-to-fish empire: media reports Industrialist John Fredriksen is seeking investors to take larger stakes in his companies and could relinquish control of operations as part of a pla...
06:00 2019-08-30

Caesars board at odds with billionaire Carl Icahn over sale price: sources Billionaire Carl Icahn is more eager to sell casino chain Caesars Entertainment than the company’s board, The Post has learned. The octogenarian inve...
11:00 2019-06-18

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and Republican mega donor, dies aged 79 Koch and brother Charles championed conservative causesDavid Koch was one of world’s richest menAmerican industrialist, political activist and billio...
09:00 2019-08-23

Trump billionaire friend aimed to profit from Mideast nuclear deal: Democrats Tom Barrack, a billionaire friend of U.S. President Donald Trump, pursued a plan to buy Westinghouse Electric Corp even as he lobbied Trump to become...
16:32 2019-07-31

Billionaire Chris Cline’s doomed helicopter was headed to Florida on medical emergency The Bahamian helicopter crash that killed billionaire coal magnate Chris Cline, his daughter and five others, was headed to Fort Lauderdale for a gue...
10:16 2019-07-06

Billionaire Carl Icahn moving business from NY to Florida for lower taxes: report Carl Icahn, the legendary investor, has told employees that he is moving his company from New York to Miami and a report said his decision to move is...
10:48 2019-09-13

Billionaire coal executive and philanthropist Chris Cline dies at 60 in a helicopter crash West Virginia officials said the Foresight Energy founder is dead. The 60-year-old died in a helicopter crash, according to his alma mater, Marshall ...
08:32 2019-07-05

Will billionaire Tom Steyer's White House bid deprive Dems of major donor in 2020? After Tom Steyer joined the already huge field of White House hopefuls, some Democrats were instantly worried about what that would mean for his role...
11:48 2019-07-12

Watch CNBC's full interview with billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn Activist investor Carl Icahn joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to give comments on the Occidental Petroleum and Anadarko Petroleum deal, t...
09:48 2019-08-10

U.S. billionaire Steyer, fierce Trump foe, enters Democratic White House race Billionaire Tom Steyer, who has pushed Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump and previously flirted with running for the White House, said on T...
22:16 2019-07-09

Brazil appeals judge lifts temporary arrest of former billionaire Eike Batista A Brazilian appeals court judge ordered on Saturday the release of Eike Batista, the mining and oil magnate who was once Brazil's richest man, revoki...
23:48 2019-08-10

Jeffrey Epstein used $46 million charitable donation to keep alive ties with billionaire Les Wexner Wealthy financier and accused child molester Jeffrey Epstein had a complicated relationship with billionaire and L Brands Chairman Les Wexner. It inc...
15:32 2019-07-11

Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein found injured in jail cell: media Jeffrey Epstein, the financier facing charges of sex trafficking involving dozens of underage girls, was found unconscious in a Manhattan jail cell w...
03:32 2019-07-25

States with the most mortgage debt To find the average mortgage debt in each state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the State of Credit Report by Experian, a consumer reporting agency....
15:48 2019-06-27

Why debt forgiveness isn’t so easy Dear John: With all this talk about writing off student debt, no one mentions the tax consequences of the forgiven debt. Will that be forgiven too? M...
03:00 2019-07-21

U.S. to Sell $150 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department will auction $150 billion in securities next week, comprising $74 billion in new debt and $76 billion in previously sold...
12:48 2019-06-06

EU wants answers from Italy over debt Brussels has asked the Italian government to explain its lack of progress in reducing debt. Italy's populist government is accused of exposing the bl...
15:00 2019-05-29

How Did You Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt? When I was working to pay down my credit card debt, I opted to earn more instead of cutting back drastically on my expenses. Part of that equation wa...
17:16 2019-07-08

Billionaire Bezos unveils moon lander mockup, embraces Trump's lunar timetable Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos unveiled on Thursday a mockup of a lunar lander being built by his Blue Origin rocket company and touted his moon...
09:16 2019-05-21

A 25-year-old model is suing billionaire financier Chinh Chu after breaking her pelvis on a zip line at his estate Noam Galai/Stringer Model Simona Andrejic is suing billionaire investor Chinh Chu for several million dollars after she crashed while riding his a z...
16:48 2019-08-21

Watchdog Group Files Complaint Over Donation to Trump Super PAC by Canadian Billionaire’s Company The Campaign Legal Center said that Barry Zekelman violated the ban on foreign donations when one of his United States companies gave $1.75 million t...
18:48 2019-05-21

Exclusive: Space firm founded by billionaire Paul Allen closing operations - sources Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, the space company founded by late billionaire and Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, is closing operations, cutt...
17:32 2019-05-31

Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein once flew Bill Clinton and Kevin Spacey to Africa Andrew Chin/Getty Images, Rick Friedman Photography/Corbis via Getty Images, Frazer Harrison/BAFTA LA/Getty Images for BAFTA LA Billionaire financie...
10:32 2019-07-08

Multi-Billionaire David Koch, Who Spent Millions Supporting Conservative Policies, Dies at 79 (WASHINGTON) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother, Charles, transformed American politics by pouring their ric...
15:48 2019-08-23

‘Undercover Billionaire’ star Glenn Stearns gives advice on starting with nothing, living the American Dream Billionaire Glenn Stearns believes so much in the American Dream that he embarked on an exciting social experiment — and shared his valuable advice f...
16:00 2019-08-12

These apps may have told Facebook about the last time you had sex A new report finds that some period-tracking apps shared intimate information with Facebook. In some cases, that data included when the user reported...
20:48 2019-09-09

My doctor told me I was fat — but it turns out I actually had cancer Jen Curran’s doctor told her she needed to lose weight. It turned out, she had bone marrow cancer. “It was just too unbelievable, too insane to be be...
13:00 2019-08-19

Sorry, Galaxy Fold fans, but I have to say it: I told you so Sometimes, I really don’t enjoy being right. A perfect example is when I repeatedly warned readers for about a year before the Galaxy Fold was ...
11:16 2019-06-14

Jon Jones Says No One Told Him He Was Charged With Battery UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones fought against Thiago Santos on July 6 while a bench warrant was out in New Mexico for his arrest on a charg...
13:16 2019-07-22

These apps might have told Facebook about the last time you had sex A new report finds that some period-tracking apps, including Maya and MIA Fem, shared intimate information with the social media site. In some cases,...
20:48 2019-09-09

A History of the Crusades As Told by Crusaders' DNA History can tell us a lot about the Crusades, the series of religious wars fought between 1095 and 1291, in which Christian invaders tried to claim t...
13:32 2019-05-21

Billy Porter Has a Message for Those Who Were Told They Were ‘Too Much’ As an adult, I have struggled with words from my past. You see, I’m what you might call a little bit “extra,” and ever since I was a young tender I w...
15:32 2019-08-14

Treasury to Sell $112 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department will auction next week $112 billion in securities, comprising $76 billion in new debt and $36 billion in previously sold...
16:48 2019-07-11

Our mum’s hoarding and debt problems are out of control Unless you work on the causes, says Annalisa Barbieri, simply clearing out someone’s house doesn’t work – they will just start hoarding againWe are a...
13:00 2019-07-12

Maysoon Zayid on Debt and Ambition Comedian and actress Maysoon Zayid explains how she dealt with $25,000 in credit-card debt—and persevered in the face of limits others put on her —in...
19:32 2019-08-26

Debt-Ceiling Talks Hit More Snags Talks to raise the U.S. government’s borrowing limit and set overall federal spending levels face at least two more hurdles: how to pay for an overha...
11:01 2019-07-17

Adrian Peterson Appears To Be Seriously In Debt Despite being by far the highest-paid running back in the history of the NFL, Washington’s Adrian Peterson appears to be deep in debt. That’s accordi...
23:00 2019-07-23

States where students graduate with the most debt 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average student debt among borrowers of the class of 2017 to identify the states where students graduate with most debt. ...
13:32 2019-07-12

How to Help Reduce School Lunch Debt Earlier this month, one Rhode Island school district made headlines after giving some of its students—those with unpaid balances for school meals—co...
14:48 2019-06-12

This debt is most likely to force you to file for bankruptcy Student loans aren't the biggest reason people file for bankruptcy. Those who hit financial rock bottom most often point to medical debt as the ...
20:01 2019-06-27

Treasury to Sell $99 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department next week will auction $99 billion in securities, ranging from 13-week bills to 10-year Treasury inflation-protected sec...
01:00 2019-09-13

Pakistan Needs To Mobilize Tax Revenue, Cut Debt, Says IMF Pakistan needs to mobilize domestic tax revenue to ensure funds for social and development programs, while reducing debt, the acting director of the ...
00:32 2019-07-22

Treasury to Sell $94 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department next week will auction $94 billion in securities, ranging from 13-week bills to 30-year Treasury inflation-protected sec...
06:32 2019-08-16

Avoid getting buried in technical debt Ward Cunningham wrote in 1992 that shipping first-time code is like going into technical debt. Chip Camden explains that the usefulness of the techni...
17:32 2019-05-21

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb ...
06:48 2019-07-09

Ohio boy has school lunch taken away over $9 debt Worst. Birthday. Ever. An Ohio boy had his school lunch taken away from him on his ninth birthday because he owed a debt, according to multiple repor...
07:32 2019-09-12

Progress seen on debt, spending talks WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Republican in the House says congressional negotiators are making progress on two must-do items on the legislative agenda: ...
15:32 2019-05-21

Debt Collectors Wage Comeback Debt-collection lawsuits have increased in some state and municipal courts, following a decline during a regulatory tightening after the financial cr...
11:16 2019-07-05

Treasury to Sell $203 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department will auction $203 billion in securities next week, comprising $149 billion in new debt and $54 billion in previously sol...
02:16 2019-05-24

Treasury to Sell $113 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department will auction $113 billion in securities next week, comprising $62 billion in new debt and $51 billion in previously sold...
14:32 2019-06-13

Origin Of A Billionaire: Jeff Bezos Just Revealed He Got The Idea For Amazon After Watching A Robot Give A Man A Box Of Condoms If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, get ready to learn from the master, because the wealthiest man in the world just opened up about the secrets behi...
16:32 2019-08-02

The Miami Dolphins’ billionaire owner is getting blitzed for backing Trump. Companies he’s invested in are taking the hits. Stephen Ross said in a statement that he has known the president for 40 years and cited the economy and job creation as his reason for “engagement wi...
23:00 2019-08-08

Billionaire anti-Trump activist Tom Steyer enters 2020 race with pledge to spend $100 million Billionaire activist Tom Steyer said Tuesday that he will run for president in 2020, entering the crowded Democratic field late in the race with a pl...
18:16 2019-07-09

Nile Rodgers: ‘Madonna was the one who told me to get dreadlocks’ The musician and producer talks about how he got his hands on his Brit awards suit and why he always wears a hat to dinnerI remember that when I firs...
13:48 2019-08-20

Down A Hole: When Mike Piazza Told Everyone He Wasn't Gay I don’t remember where I was going or why I was going there, but given the neighborhood I was in and when in my life I was there, I was almost certai...
14:48 2019-07-01

Black US lawmaker says white man told her to 'go back where you came from’ State representative Erica Thomas says she was verbally attacked in supermarket while shopping with her nine-year-old daughterA pregnant African Amer...
03:00 2019-07-20

U.S.'s Ross says he told counterpart Mexico must do more in immigration U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said he told Mexican Economy Secretary Graciela Marquez in a meeting on Monday that Mexico must do more to help t...
20:32 2019-06-03

Witness says Georgia lawmaker was the one who told man, 'Go back' The Georgia Democratic lawmaker who went viral with her claim that she was told to "go back where you came from" at a grocery store was actually the ...
02:16 2019-07-24

"Told Them We Didn't Want This": HD Deve Gowda On Congress-JDS Tie-Up Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda Thursday said he told Congress president Rahul Gandhi that he has been hurt by the repeated public utterances of ...
18:16 2019-06-20

Remnant: From The Ashes, As Told By Steam Reviews A week after its release, Remnant: From The Ashes remains at the top of the Steam charts. It’s safe to say that its core conceit—what if Dark Souls, ...
18:48 2019-08-27

Georgia lawmaker says white man told her ‘go back where you came from’ A black Georgia lawmaker says a white man cursed her out at a supermarket and told her to “go back where you came from.” Democratic State...
20:32 2019-07-21

I told my girls to take risks. But then I had to practice what I preached. “Mommy! It’s your show!” My daughters and I are at a play. My 7-year-old points to a picture of a giant Venus’ flytrap plant in the playbill with the...
11:00 2019-07-08

Windows or Chromebook? A Best Buy salesman told me it isn't even close After Google hires Bill Nye to explain that people are just scared to leave their decrepit Windows laptops for Chromebooks, I thought I'd get another...
12:48 2019-08-18

Dota Underlords, As Told By Steam Reviews Are you someone who still battles in video games by using your fingers to directly input commands, like some kind of barbarian? That’s old hat. Today...
18:32 2019-07-03

Balotelli: My mum cried when I told her about Brescia move "Mario Balotelli said it was his late father\u0027s dream to see him play for Brescia after he was presented as a new signing at his hometown club on...
19:32 2019-08-19

‘I wish I’d told Dad how much I hated him’ – when children ditch their parents What pushes someone to cut all ties with their mother or father?As a child, Laura craved unconditional love. But instead of cuddles and family outing...
06:48 2019-08-27

Ramsey told Jags won't extend in '19, has laugh Jalen Ramsey, after being told he won't get an extension from the Jaguars in 2019, said he's going to "ask for so much money, they have to put me on ...
18:48 2019-06-11

CNN Hosts a Shouting Match Over Whether Trump Has Ever Told a Lie Here’s a new one! On a Wednesday night appearance on Chris Cuomo’s CNN show, Trump 2020 spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany pushed back on the notion that t...
10:00 2019-08-29

D-Day for civilians told anew with virtual reality Archeologists using laser scanning are mapping caves where French civilians sheltered on D-Day and in the battle of Normandy. The data is then turned...
03:16 2019-05-29

Swedish man dismayed after being told he cannot change name to Tottenham • 39-year-old David Lind may appeal against decision• ‘There are a lot of strange names. Someone’s called Potato’A 39-year-old Swedish man has expres...
11:16 2019-07-15

My life in sex: 'I’ve been told that, as a fat girl, I should be grateful for attention' The disappointed daterSince I started dating in 2015, I’ve been flashed, stood up, verbally abused and generally used as a replacement for masturbati...
07:32 2019-05-24

Stop Using Hijacked Passwords That Google Already Told You Were Bad In February, Google did us lazy bums a favor by adding a Password Checkup extension for Chrome. The way it works is the extension will send you a war...
14:32 2019-08-16

No, Tim Cook never told Apple TV+ showrunners to stop being ‘so mean’ For the second time in as many days, Apple is pushing back on high-profile press reports that the company says mischaracterizes actions supposedly ta...
19:48 2019-07-02

The radio reporter who witnessed D-Day and told the world what he saw Wright Bryan, a war correspondent with NBC Radio and the Atlanta Journal, scooped 600 other reporters by broadcasting the first eyewitness account of...
19:16 2019-06-06

Florida residents told to 'kill iguanas wherever possible' People in Florida are being encouraged to "kill iguanas on their own property wherever possible" - because they are becoming a "nuisance" for homeown...
10:48 2019-07-03

"Why You're Freaking Out": 911 Operator Told Woman Before She Drowned Time was running out for Debra Stevens. But the 911 dispatcher didn't seem concerned. "Somebody save me!" Stevens screamed as the water level crept u...
04:48 2019-09-01

D-Day joy, hell told anew with virtual reality CAEN, France — The emotion of being liberated from Nazi occupation was so sweet and intense that the French refugees burst into song, a spontaneous r...
22:32 2019-05-29

Black lawmaker says white man told her to ‘go back where you came from’ "And this white man comes up to me and says, 'You lazy son of a bitch,'" Erica Thomas said, "He says, 'You lazy son of a bitch; you need to go back w...
00:48 2019-07-20

USWNT isn’t the feel-good story we’re told they are Perhaps I’m a party-pooper by nature and nurture. When I was a kid I heard the music from the ice cream truck then excitedly asked my father for a qu...
09:32 2019-07-12

Is Bangladesh falling into a Chinese 'debt trap'? Bangladesh and China have inked billions worth of infrastructure deals. Investment from China promises advantages, but many remain concerned that rel...
12:16 2019-07-11

Evergrande squeezed by $53 billion in maturing debt China Evergrande Group, the property developer with dreams of becoming an electric-vehicle powerhouse, is finding it’s picked an inopportune time to ...
16:48 2019-09-02

US private debt funds brace for downturn NEW YORK, Aug 29 (LPC) - Private credit funds and business development companies (BDCs) are positioning their portfolios to deal with a potential eco...
13:48 2019-08-29

Do the goals you set for saving or reducing debt seem too high? Try this People sometimes fail to get going or complete a task because they view the full goal as unachievable. This tactic could help to prevent that.  ...
11:48 2019-09-01

Why U.S. Ponders Going Long on ‘Methuselah’ Debt: QuickTake Q&A Is it time to call Methuselah? U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is pondering issuing ultra-long term debt maturities as a new way to finance th...
19:32 2019-08-30

U.S. Could Run Out of Room on Debt Ceiling in Late Summer Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday the government could run out of room to keep paying its bills in full and on time in late summer unl...
20:48 2019-05-22

Argentina Aims to Restructure Debt With IMF, Bondholders Argentina’s government said it will look to restructure its debt with the International Monetary Fund and bondholders in an effort to stem a crisis o...
22:32 2019-08-28

JC Penney taps debt restructuring advisors J.C. Penney has hired advisers to explore debt restructuring options that would buy more time for the money-losing U.S. retailer to forge a turnaroun...
02:48 2019-07-20

How much mortgage debt does your state have? Two states are far and away above the rest To find the average mortgage debt in each state 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the State of Credit Report by Experian, a consumer reporting agency....
15:48 2019-06-27

High Debt Levels Are Weighing on Economies A mountain of debt built up during the past decade has made some economies more fragile as global growth slows, adding to the challenges faced by cen...
06:32 2019-09-08

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again: QuickTake Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb ...
03:16 2019-07-09

Venezuela says U.S. sanctions hit debt refinancing, oil sales Venezuela charged on Friday that U.S.-led sanctions had stopped foreign debt refinancing, blocked vital food and medicine imports, and cost billions ...
08:16 2019-07-05

LSE's $27 billion deal rehabilitates Refinitiv debt Financial data firm Refinitiv's $13.5 billion debt, once described as having some of the weakest-ever investor protections typical of the frothy peak...
12:16 2019-08-01

Why Chase Wiped Out Debt for Canadian Cardholders Ever wish your credit card debt would simply vanish? Haven’t we all, my friends. But if you’re a Chase customer, it may have actually happened. There...
00:16 2019-08-14

Best way to pay off credit card debt? Move to Indiana Credit card debt is near an all-time high, but not across the board. Here's how consumers are faring across the country, according to a new repo...
12:48 2019-07-31

U.S. mortgage debt tops 2008 record Mortgage debt in the United States has surpassed its peak in 2008 just before the financial crisis, wiping out the fall from the Great Recession, acc...
17:32 2019-08-14

Regulators, Investors Zero In on Corporate Debt Market A decadelong rise in corporate borrowing is prompting new scrutiny from investors and regulators about how debt markets might hold up in an economic ...
12:00 2019-05-27

Ray Connor: Tributes to British man killed in 30ft plunge while working on billionaire Ineos founder's yacht Tributes were today paid to a British man working on billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe's yacht after he reportedly fell to his death during a session of ...
09:00 2019-08-23

Left-wing billionaire George Soros scores wins in Virginia elections, as opponents say race was ‘bought’ Liberal billionaire George Soros picked up two wins in Virginia this week when two prosecutor candidates he backed ousted incumbents in local Democra...
13:32 2019-06-14

Left-wing billionaire George Soros accused by Albania's president of 'conspiracy' aimed at destabilizing country The president of Albania on Tuesday denounced municipal elections that took place on Sunday as a “farce”, accusing left-wing billionaire philanthropi...
23:48 2019-07-02

Brooklyn Nets' Joseph Tsai to buy remaining stake in team from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov for $2.3B: report Brooklyn Nets minority owner Joseph Tsai is reportedly set to the remaining 51 percent of the team he does not own from majority owner, and Russian b...
16:00 2019-08-14

With ISIL down but not out, continued vigilance is key, UN Security Council told Despite ISIL’s territorial defeat in Syria, the terrorist group, also known as Da’esh “continues to aspire to global relevance”, the United Nations t...
19:48 2019-08-27

The Day Jeffrey Epstein Told Me He Had Dirt on Powerful People I went to Mr. Epstein’s Manhattan mansion to talk about Tesla. We ended up discussing much more — including his belief that sex with teenage girls sh...
20:00 2019-08-12

An Archbishop told a Jesuit school to fire a gay teacher. They said no A Jesuit high school in Indiana can no longer call itself "Catholic" because it employs a teacher engaged in a same-sex marriage, the Archbishop of I...
10:16 2019-06-21

European migration stories told one object at a time Europe wouldn't exist without migration, says the director of a German virtual migration museum. From "guest-worker" recruitment signs to audio casse...
15:32 2019-05-21

16,000 Readers Shared Their Experiences of Being Told to ‘Go Back.’ Here Are Some of Their Stories. After President Trump attacked four congresswomen of color on Twitter, suggesting they "go back" to the places they came from, readers shared experie...
16:32 2019-07-19

U.S. government staff told to treat Huawei as blacklisted A senior U.S. official told the Commerce Department's enforcement staff this week that China's Huawei should still be treated as blacklisted, days af...
00:48 2019-07-03

Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night, As Told By Steam Reviews What is a Kickstarter-funded spiritual successor to Castlevania? Either a miserable or non-miserable pile of secrets (and gameplay mechanics), depend...
22:16 2019-06-21

I'm told to 'go back home'. But I'm an American – and dissent is patriotic I still want to believe the US can make good on its promises, and not just to me. But I regularly wake up covered in fresh egg, courtesy of the highe...
16:00 2019-07-18

Nigel Farage's milkshake attacker told to pay him compensation A man who threw a milkshake over Nigel Farage, the leader of Britain's Brexit Party, has been ordered to pay him compensation to cover his suit-clean...
12:48 2019-06-18

Maid of honor wears T-Rex costume after being told she could wear ‘anything’ This bridal party turned into a Tyrannosaurus wreck! A Nebraska maid of honor showed up to her sister’s wedding dressed as a dinosaur after the...
17:48 2019-09-03

Museum apologizes to minority students told: 'No watermelon' Boston's venerable Museum of Fine Arts has apologized to a group of minority middle school students who say they were subjected to racism by staff an...
12:16 2019-05-23

Museum apologizes to minority students told: ‘No watermelon’ BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s venerable Museum of Fine Arts has apologized to a group of minority middle school students who say they were subjected t...
10:32 2019-05-23

Jennifer Gunter: ‘Women are being told lies about their bodies’ Dr Jennifer Gunter is the world’s most famous – and outspoken – gynaecologist. And she’s on a mission to empower women with medical facts, taking on ...
09:16 2019-09-08

New Zealand told: 'Stop stealing Maori kids' New Zealand's government watchdog will investigate the practice of authorities seizing newborn babies from their mothers -- including some when they ...
17:32 2019-06-19

USC was reportedly told gynecologist could be targeting Asian students Administers at the University of Southern California were reportedly informed by medical experts that there was evidence that a school gynecologist—D...
03:48 2019-05-24

A T-Mobile salesman told me Galaxy Note 10 just isn't worth it Samsung's latest Notes have received positive reviews. A T-Mobile salesman, however, isn't impressed. Indeed, he suggests two other phones that might...
10:48 2019-09-01

Whaley Bridge: dam reconstruction could take years, locals told News comes as some evacuated residents are told they will be able to return homeIt could take years to reconstruct the damaged dam above the Derbyshi...
16:48 2019-08-06

Data collection leads to discrimination and self-censorship, MPs told Human rights committee launches inquiry into right to privacy and digital revolutionWidespread data collection practices lead to self-censorship and ...
20:48 2019-06-19

He Told Women He Could Help Them, Was Found Guilty Of Leading A Sex Cult The man who claimed to be a self-help guru, but actually ran what authorities called a cult-like secret society of "sex slaves," was found guilty of ...
00:00 2019-06-20

Joe Biden Dismisses Report That He Told False War Story After The Washington Post reported that Mr. Biden had conflated several stories into one anecdote, the former vice president insisted the contours of...
05:00 2019-08-30

Trump told Prince Charles the US has one of ‘cleanest climates’ President Trump said he and Prince Charles gabbed for 90 minutes about climate change — and that the queen’s son did all the talking. Tru...
11:32 2019-06-05

Saravana Bhavan Told To Pay Rs 1.10 Lakh To Man For Deficiency In Service A consumer disputes forum has directed popular south Indian chain of restaurants Saravana Bhavan to pay Rs 1.10 lakh to a Supreme Court advocate as c...
11:16 2019-08-02

"Patriots": Trump On Supporters Who Told Congresswoman To 'Go Back' President Donald Trump renewed his criticism of four minority women lawmakers on Friday, saying that they had said horrible things about the United S...
21:16 2019-07-19

Postmates Workers Say They Weren't Told Their Names Would Appear in an Ad [Updated] This week, gig economy delivery company Postmates ran a full-page ad in the LA Times—signed by more than 1,600 of its own workers—asking the governor...
20:48 2019-08-16

Missing-mother defendant told to stay away from girlfriend STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five has been ordered to stay away from his girlfriend. Fotis Dulos a...
11:32 2019-06-28

"I Told Them I Will Die As A Proud Indian": Madhubala Mondal To NDTV Madhubala Mondal, 59, wrongfully declared a foreigner and held in a detention centre for three years, speaks to NDTV after being released and recount...
00:16 2019-06-28

German Jews told not to wear kippahs in public German Jews have been warned by a leading government official not to wear traditional kippahs in all public settings following a rise in anti-Semitic...
08:32 2019-05-26

Moto Z2 Force owners on T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint are told "No Pie for you!" Motorola, through a statement posted on the Lenovo support forum (via Droid-Life), announced late Tuesday that only the Verizon version of the Moto Z...
12:48 2019-06-27

Thiem team told 'no chance' of Monday final As if facing 11-times champion Rafa Nadal in a French Open final was not daunting enough, Austria’s Dominic Thiem will need to do so after less than ...
17:32 2019-06-08

"Many People Told Me They Missed Mann Ki Baat", Says PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressedradio programme Mann Ki Baatalmost a month after he returned to power. This was the first Mann ki Baatprogramme...
08:48 2019-06-30

Obama reportedly told Biden he didn't have to run in 2020 Former President Barack Obama repeatedly expressed his doubts about former Vice President Joe Biden running in 2020, telling him that he didn't "have...
20:16 2019-08-16

They Tore My Kurta, Told Me To Say "Jai Shri Ram": Muslim Man In Gurgaon Mohammed Barakat Alam, 25, said he was returning from evening prayers when he was set upon by a gang of four to five people who ordered him to chant ...
17:48 2019-05-26

NBN Co told to forget about recouping investment and focus on service ACCC chair Rod Sims says NBN Co’s priority must be providing customers with better products at prices they can afford The ACCC chair, Rod Sims, says ...
14:32 2019-07-31

Corbyn told to drop 'ego' as temporary PM plan rejected Jeremy Corbyn has been told there is no time to "muck about with people's egos" after his plan to become a temporary prime minister in order to avoid...
14:32 2019-08-16

David Ortiz reportedly told doctors: ‘Please don’t let me die, I am a good man’ The David Ortiz shooting was reportedly caught on surveillance video — with the suspected gunman hopping off a motorcycle and pumping a single ...
03:16 2019-06-10

Pelosi: Mulvaney ‘no credibility’ on debt ceiling debate The acting White House chief of staff said the House speaker was holding up negotiations on a budget deal. Pelosi said he mischaracterized her remark...
14:32 2019-06-20

Forget these 5 myths you’ve heard about debt consolidation Consolidating debt with a personal loan doesn't reduce your debt or damage your credit score. And it can be a relatively quick process.  &...
11:16 2019-06-11

EU commission urges legal action against Italy over debt BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission is recommending that legal action be taken against the Italy because it failed to respect EU debt rules last ...
09:48 2019-06-05

As U.S. debt, deficits mount, presidential candidates sweep them under the rug In four hours of debate among Democratic contenders for the U.S. presidency, the word "deficit" was never uttered and the government's debt was menti...
10:16 2019-07-12

Students graduating in these states are drowning in loan debt 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average student debt among borrowers of the class of 2017 to identify the states where students graduate with most debt. ...
13:32 2019-07-12

Trump signs bipartisan budget and debt deal into law President Donald Trump on Friday signed a bipartisan debt increase and new set of spending limits that would help lock in spending increases for the ...
15:48 2019-08-02

Fair secures $100M debt facility from Ally The deal, which also includes an equity investment from Ally, brings the used-vehicle subscription service to a total debt facility exceeding $1 bill...
14:48 2019-08-27

Young Chinese Spend Like Americans---and Take on Worrisome Debt Chinese under 30 aren’t savers like their parents and grandparents. The avid consumption is helping China diversify its economy, but it’s also amplif...
15:32 2019-08-29

Household debt hits highest level since 2008: NY Fed The average U.S. household's debt is at its highest level since 2008, according to the New York Fed. Mortgages make up 68 percent of the total b...
17:32 2019-08-13

The Londoner: Boris Johnson prosecutor's £200,000 debt Marcus Ball says he's "totally f***ed" if his campaign fails/ Liz Truss calls for a different kind of Nanny state/ Pixie Geldof and Lara Stone are ov...
08:16 2019-07-12

Carvana aims to raise more than $500M with new debt, equity One analyst estimates the additional capital should provide the used-vehicle retailer, which has been unprofitable since it went public in 2017, with...
22:32 2019-05-21

5 simple ways to get out of credit card debt faster Almost half of credit card-owning Americans don't pay off their balance in full each month, according to a NerdWallet survey.    ...
03:32 2019-08-09

WeWork's Mounting Lease Debt Looms Over IPO Plans As WeWork prepares for an initial public offering, it has accumulated a mounting pile of debt and financial obligations that could concern potential ...
11:00 2019-06-18

Argentina struggling to avoid its 9th sovereign debt default Argentina has imposed currency controls and seeks more time to repay its massive debt as part of efforts to stem fresh turmoil in financial markets. ...
07:32 2019-09-02

EU's Tajani plays down Italian concerns over EU sanctions for debt The head of the European parliament, Antonio Tajani, played down concerns of Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini that the European Commissio...
12:32 2019-05-28

Virginia college wants wizardry school’s $70K debt to vanish WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The College of William & Mary says the masters of a wizardry school need to make a $70,000 debt disappear. The Virginian-Pil...
10:16 2019-06-17

Lawyer: Peterson in debt, trusted wrong people Redskins running back Adrian Peterson is deep in debt to creditors, according to a report, after "trusting the wrong people and being taken advantage...
17:16 2019-07-23

WeWork looking to raise up to $4 billion in debt ahead of IPO: source Shared office space manager WeWork Cos is looking to raise $3 billion to $4 billion in debt before it goes public, a person familiar with the matter ...
23:48 2019-07-07

Russia's Kremlev offers to settle AIBA debt Russian boxing official Umar Kremlev has reiterated his offer to clear debts of the governing body of amateur boxing (AIBA) to protect the interests ...
09:16 2019-05-29

UPDATE 2-WeWork looking to raise up to $4 bln in debt ahead of IPO -source Shared office space manager WeWork Cos is looking to raise $3 billion to $4 billion in debt before it goes public, a person familiar with the matter ...
18:32 2019-07-07

Trump says deal reached on spending, debt limit President Donald Trump said on Monday a two-year deal had been reached with congressional leaders to raise the Treasury Department's borrowing author...
22:32 2019-07-22

Airtel Africa Plans London IPO To Cut $16 Billion Debt In February, Airtel unveiled plans to raise as much as Rs 32,000 crore for a war chest to take on Jio as well as to prepare for an impending 5G airwa...
07:16 2019-05-29

I never want my 4-year-old son to go into debt like I did, so I'm teaching him 3 money-management lessons Hero Images/Getty Images My parents did the best they could to teach me about money, but I still ended up with some debt. I have a 4-year-old son no...
05:32 2019-08-14

Cambodia PM dismisses fears of Chinese debt trap Prime Minister Hun Sen dismissed on Thursday fears that Cambodia was falling into a Chinese "debt trap", saying its loans are low interest, low risk ...
06:16 2019-05-30

5 simple steps to consolidate your debt with a personal loan Consolidating using a personal loan could lead to paying off high-interest debts, simplify your payments and reduce debt faster.    &...
08:32 2019-06-08

Debt-Ceiling and Spending Negotiations Split Republicans Some House Republicans are asking President Trump to reject any agreement to set new spending levels and increase the government’s borrowing limit wi...
22:16 2019-07-21

Debt free at 23: How this woman paid off $20K in loans in just one year Paying with paper instead of plastic helped Kristy Epperson eliminate $20,000 in student loan and car loan debt in just one year.    ...
14:32 2019-07-17

IMF staff analyzing Argentina's new debt plan: spokesman The International Monetary Fund is analyzing the impact of a new debt plan announced by Argentina's Treasury Ministry on Wednesday, an IMF spokesman ...
20:32 2019-08-28

3 reasons to fear America's $70 trillion debt pile America's debt load is about to hit a record. The combination of cheap money and soaring debt helped fuel the decade-long economic expansion and bull...
01:48 2019-07-18

Argentina says to extend maturities of international bonds, IMF debt Argentina will negotiate with holders of its sovereign bonds and the International Monetary Fund to extend the maturities of its debt obligations as ...
20:32 2019-08-28

S&P calls Argentine's debt maturity extension a 'default' Ratings agency Standard & Poor's said on Thursday that Argentina's decision to "unilaterally" extend maturities on its short-term debt constituted a ...
21:32 2019-08-29

China debt: Baoshang bailout rattles lenders The move prompts questions about which other banks could be at risk, and forces the central bank to guarantee Bank of Jinzhou’s issuance of short-ter...
12:48 2019-06-27

Church pays off almost $2M in medical debt for Michigan families Grand Rapids First is covering 1,899 families’ medical debts — almost $2 million in total — across four Michigan counties.  &...
12:32 2019-07-02

"Will Go After Thieves Who Left Pakistan In Debt," Says Pak PM Imran Khan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has vowed to go after the "thieves" who left the country badly in debt and set up a high-powered commission to pro...
11:48 2019-06-12

JC Penney hires advisers to explore debt restructuring JC Penney has hired advisers to explore debt restructuring options that would buy more time for the money-losing US retailer to forge a turnaround, p...
16:32 2019-07-19

World's top economies lay out principles on debt sustainability at G20 meet Finance leaders from the world's top economies on Sunday adopted new principles to ensure countries that lend and borrow for infrastructure spending ...
07:00 2019-06-09

Natixis' H2O sells some illiquid debt to try to staunch outflows H2O, one of French bank Natixis' asset management businesses, has sold off some illiquid assets and removed entry fees across its funds as it tries t...
04:32 2019-06-24

Pelosi: No debt increase until spending limits are raised WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the Democratic-controlled House won’t pass must-do legislation to increase the government’s b...
12:16 2019-06-13

Junk Debt Sends Early Warning Signals Warning signals are starting to flash in the market for junk debt, an indicator that investors are worried that companies with high debt loads could ...
07:16 2019-09-15

Millions in crushing medical debt — gone. All thanks to these churches Since the start of 2018, at least 18 churches nationwide have abolished more than $34 million burdening America’s most debt-ridden patients. &...
11:16 2019-05-31

Debt and doom loops: The eurozone's Italian nightmare Brexit hogs the headlines, but its significance to the EU economy pales in comparison with Italy. An anti-euro party could soon be running a country ...
08:00 2019-08-14

Italy could get up to six months to reduce its massive debt pile, EU says The Italian anti-establishment government may have anywhere between three to six months to show it is committed to reducing its massive debt pile, ac...
13:32 2019-06-27

Americans are more in debt than ever and experts say 'money disorders' may be to blame "Money disorder" is an umbrella term for reoccurring issues people have with money. They involve issues like compulsive buying, money hoarding and pa...
13:32 2019-08-16

Families Go Deep in Debt to Stay in the Middle Class Wages stalled but costs haven’t, so people increasingly rent or finance what their parents might have owned outright. The unreachable goal for some: ...
11:48 2019-08-01

Repo Rates Fuel Concern Over Mounting U.S. Debt The elevated cost of borrowing cash overnight using Treasurys as collateral highlights the expense of widening budget deficits, even as U.S. 10- and ...
09:00 2019-08-14

Kylie Jenner's seaside retreat: billionaire's Malibu rental is the former home of Yolanda Hadid – mum to Gigi and Bella The beauty mogul and key member of reality TV's Kardashian clan is moving into the sprawling mansion which featured in The Real Housewives of Beverly...
05:48 2019-05-22

Nxivm leader Keith Raniere has been convicted. Here's what happened inside his sex-slave ring that recruited actresses and two billionaire heiresses. Nxivm leader, Keith Raniere, was found guilty on all seven charges against him, including sex trafficking and forced labor conspiracy, for his involv...
18:16 2019-06-19

Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison has an incredible real estate portfolio — take a look at his properties in Silicon Valley, Japan, Hawaii, and more Fred Prouser / REUTERS, Barbara Kraft Larry Ellison, Oracle's cofounder and former CEO, has an extensive real estate portfolio. His holdings include...
06:16 2019-06-02

New York's most expensive apartment: billionaire art collector sells West Village penthouse for £23.3m in highest value property sale this year A New York apartment which contained artwork so expensive it had to be blurred out in the sales photos is the most expensive second hand property sol...
10:16 2019-05-22

"His Dog Doesn't Like Black People", US Priest's Staff Told Housekeeper The home of a Catholic priest was the last place LaShundra Allen ever would have expected to be denied work because of her skin color, she said. Alle...
15:32 2019-08-19

Samsung just told us when the Galaxy Note 10 launches and teased its big redesign It was only a few days ago that a report said Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 launch preparations were underway, with the company expected to hold its...
08:32 2019-07-02

Microsoft contractors listened to what people told their Xbox consoles Microsoft contractors reportedly listened to Xbox owners too. Earlier this month, we learned that contractors heard audio snippets from Skype calls a...
16:48 2019-08-21

Outback Steakhouse told a family to leave because their special-needs son was being too loud A manager told the family that another customer had complained about noise from their 4-year-old son, who has a neurological disorder that affects hi...
18:16 2019-08-09

Brightburn Is an Entertaining Superhero Horror Story Told in a Very Clunky Way The biggest compliment I can give Brightburn is that, when it ended, I would have sat through a sequel immediately. It’s a film that blends two popul...
05:48 2019-05-23

Approximately 100 Colorado Drivers Drove Into Mud Because Google Maps Told Them To There is an over-reliance on technology, especially when it comes to navigating. I’m just as guilty as most of you when it comes to simply plugging m...
17:48 2019-06-27

Texas shooting suspect told police he targeted 'Mexicans' The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso, Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and to...
01:48 2019-08-10

Hicks told House panel Trump is serious about foreign help in elections Hope Hicks, once a close aide to President Donald Trump, told the House Judiciary Committee that Trump was serious in saying there was nothing wrong ...
16:48 2019-06-20

AOC Claims Migrants Being Told to Drink Out of Toilets, Terrorized by Officers Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is visiting several Customs and Border Patrol facilities today as part of a congressional delegation. After the first ...
17:48 2019-07-01