Cook Group CEO leads smaller list of IN billionaires
Forbes released its list of the world's billionaires with Bill Gates remaining the world's richest man, worth US$86 billion (NZ$122 billion). "Lately, the neighbourhood has been struggling (relatively speaking)", Forbes said. Bezos added $27.6 billion to his fortune to reach $72.8 billion and move into the top three for the first time.
While Gates' pal Warren Buffett took over the No. 2 spot at $75.6 billion, it was Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos who had the best year of anyone.
"Forty percent of Donald Trump's fortune is tied up in Trump Tower and eight buildings within one mile of it", said Forbes. Those with local ties included Medford native and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ($47.5 billion net worth, 10th place), Dorchester native and casino magnate Sheldon Adelson ($30.4 billion, 20th), and Boston Latin School alum and former Viacom Chairman Sumner Redstone ($5.4 billion, 288th).
Trump's dwindling net worth is going the other direction from many other billionaires during the past 12 months, who collectively saw their ranks swell to 2,043 worldwide with the addition of 233 newly minted billionaires, according to Forbes.
Forbes reported Donald Trump's wealth dropped by about US$1b to US$3.5b over the past year.
The United States has the most billionaires on the list (565), with China and Germany following, boasting 319 and 114 billionaires, respectively.
Warren Buffett was second after his net worth rose by almost $15 billion, to $75.6 billion.
The magazine also said that his wealth was hit by $66m in political spending on his successful presidential campaign, as well as $25m to settle litigation he allegedly ripped off students at Trump University.
Mr. Trump previously has labeled media reports about the inquiry as "fake news". Last year, he ranked No. 7.
The magazine estimated the worth of the Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida rose $25m due to post-election exposure. Peterffy is worth $13.8 billion, coming in at No. 82 on the Forbes' list.
Notable newbies include Patagonia sportswear founder Yvon Chouinard; Viking Cruises founder Torstein Hagen of Norway; US hedge fund tycoon Cliff Asness and two of his partners; and John and Patrick Collison, Irish citizens who cofounded San Francisco-based Stripe, which enables online payments.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 release is not yet known, but then the savior of Galaxy Note 7 is expected to feature 3D OLED Touch. Samsung's newest Galaxy Tab S3 shows their commitment to providing the best devices for both productivity and entertainment.
The driver, who was working for a ride-sharing service, is being investigated for possible DUI, police say. His own SUV kept going, and there are witnesses who say he might have tried to break or had a blown tire.
But three years ago, owner Jerry Jones oversaw the painful decision to part with one of his favorite players. There should not be much to discuss when it is time to induct Ware into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
A forehand volley sealed the set, and another forehand victor put Federer up a break at 2-1 in the second. Kyrgios' forehand and movement looking extremely sharp as he hit 25 winners on his way to victory.
What impact will Craig Shakespeare's full-time appointment have? We have massive games coming up and we have to focus on that. Sergio Escudero hit the bar with a vicious, dipping long-range effort, but two minutes later, Leicester had a second.
McDonald's handling of the situation, in addition to initial customer reactions, probably won't affect them in the long run. A McDonald's representative said the company deleted the tweet , has secured the account and is investigating the matter.
The Grammy and Emmy-Award winning McDonald , 46, returns to movies this week with Disney's live action Beauty and The Beast . After a solid Thursday night opening, " Beauty " is projected to bring in $140 million this weekend, according to analysts.
The Conservatives said they had complied fully with the commission's investigation and would pay the fine that has been imposed. The commission also found that the party failed to declare a further £3,809.03 in hotel bills for the Premier Inn in the town.
And we got - this team has been punched in the face a little bit throughout the course of the season, but they always respond. ORLANDO, Fla. - London Perranted had 24 points and Marial Shayok finished with 23 to help Virginia rally from a slow start.
'Beauty and the Beast' fans have a ball at the drive
According to studio estimates Sunday, Beauty and the Beast blew past the previous record-holder for G- or PG rated film. The story follows Belle as she learns to look beyond the Beast's ugly exterior to see a kind and loving heart within.
Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Jacobs
Prior to the fight, Golovkin had scored 23 straight knockouts and was recognized as the most frightening boxer on the planet. Genady Golovkin outlasted Danny Jacobs in an exhausting 12-round defense of his middleweight titles Saturday night.
Slain EMT Was a Mother of Five Who Loved Her Job
Arroyo, a mother of five and 14-year FDNY veteran, was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center where she was pronounced dead, police said. He thanked the officer and bystander who apprehended Gonzalez, saying, "A lot of heroism was on display amidst a great tragedy".
Sierra Leone: 709-carat diamond up for auction
Kono was at the center of the " blood diamond " trade that financed Sierra Leone's brutal civil war between 1991 and 2002. The diamond discovered in Botswana was named Lesedi La Rona , meaning "Our Light" in the local Tswana language.
GST Council okays Bills, sin cess rate
The actual cess on these items will be decided later but the cap has been provided in the draft legislation, the sources said. The GST council has broadly approved the four-slab structure of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent.