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The Age
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streakWise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has bee
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streak
The Age / Posted 16 minutes ago
Wise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has been vindicated. Billionaire James Packer's unexpected decision to slash his stake in Melco Crown Entertainment has been partly vindicated after figures showed a larger than... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streakWise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has bee
Macau casinos notch up two-year losing streak
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
Wise move: James Packer's surprise decision to slash his stake in Melco has been vindicated. Billionaire James Packer's unexpected decision to slash his stake in Melco Crown Entertainment has been partly vindicated after figures showed a larger than... Read more
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iafrica.com
Trump urged to embrace press scrutinyto examine the leaders of the United States. During a wide-ranging discussion,
Trump urged to embrace press scrutiny
iafrica.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
to examine the leaders of the United States. During a wide-ranging discussion, Bezos also had advice for Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel when it came to seeking vengeance against Gawker media: let it go. "The best defense to speech you... Read more
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Queensland Times
'Billionaire tradie' may have mental health issuesA TEWANTIN billionaire tradie has had his court case adjourned until later this
'Billionaire tradie' may have mental health issues
Queensland Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
A TEWANTIN billionaire tradie has had his court case adjourned until later this month. Phillip Johnathon Harrison faces charges of possessing dangerous drugs, possessing tainted property, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and failing to appear at... Read more
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News Mail
'Billionaire tradie' may have mental health issuesA TEWANTIN billionaire tradie has had his court case adjourned until later this
'Billionaire tradie' may have mental health issues
News Mail / Posted 24 minutes ago
A TEWANTIN billionaire tradie has had his court case adjourned until later this month. Phillip Johnathon Harrison faces charges of possessing dangerous drugs, possessing tainted property, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and failing to appear at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sturgeon or Davidson - who will turn out to be The Boss at First Minister's Questions?for doing such a good job.” Donald Trump lashes out at the media, calling one
Sturgeon or Davidson - who will turn out to be The Boss at First Minister's Questions?
heraldscotland / Posted 27 minutes ago
for doing such a good job.” Donald Trump lashes out at the media, calling one reporter “a sleaze”, after it emerged the billionaire has not raised a promised $6 million for veterans, and had made a $1 million personal donation four months after... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startupby star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguir
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startup
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 minutes ago
by star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguire. It later landed $60 million from Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, it said, for a total of $86 million raised. MirageFor instance, Armstrong used Mobli to share that... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Bottle of the Weekto London and bought the whisky operation of Whye and Mackay. In 2007, the whi
Bottle of the Week
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
to London and bought the whisky operation of Whye and Mackay. In 2007, the whisky gig was sold to flamboyant Indian billionaire Vijay Mallya, and Viv's re-entry into the booze business could be the shot in the arm Bacchus so desperately... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startupby star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguir
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startup
Connecticut Post / Posted 34 minutes ago
by star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguire. It later landed $60 million from Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, it said, for a total of $86 million raised. MirageFor instance, Armstrong used Mobli to share that... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Tour Famous 'Bond' Lair, Back on Market for $8MThe famous Elrod House in Palm Springs, best known for its appearance as a bill
Tour Famous 'Bond' Lair, Back on Market for $8M
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 49 minutes ago
The famous Elrod House in Palm Springs, best known for its appearance as a billionaire recluse’s lair in a James Bond movie, was foreclosed upon this month, but don’t worry — it’s back on the market for a cool $8 million instead of $10.5 million.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startupby star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguir
This founder launched a $14,000 smartphone immediately after laying off employees at his other startup
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 57 minutes ago
by star angel investors like Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams, and Tobey Maguire. It later landed $60 million from Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, it said, for a total of $86 million raised. MirageFor instance, Armstrong used Mobli to share that... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Ex-Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOPa government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobac
Ex-Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOP
The Inter-Mountain / Posted an hour ago
a government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobacco tax increases passed by the Senate. Billionaire Democratic candidate and coal operator Jim Justice said Cole should use fundraiser checks to cover running... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sanders: 'It is not wimpy' for police to confront conflict & not killchair John... Share this article After the commentary on police brutality San
Sanders: 'It is not wimpy' for police to confront conflict & not kill
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
chair John... Share this article After the commentary on police brutality Sanders moved onto another topic - the 'billionaire campaign contributors' his opponents are looking to for donations. As Sanders campaigned in California on... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOPa government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobac
Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOP
The Marietta Times / Posted an hour ago
a government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobacco tax increases passed by the Senate. Billionaire Democratic candidate and coal operator Jim Justice said Cole should use fundraiser checks to cover running... Read more
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Business Standard India
How Modi government's bait disallowing higher gas prices is working— seems to be working. A little over two months since the Union Cabinet took t
How Modi government's bait disallowing higher gas prices is working
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
— seems to be working. A little over two months since the Union Cabinet took that decision, and at least one company, billionaire Mukesh This comes on the backdrop of similar reports on how the company may be looking at not pursuing its... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit- In this May 5, 2015, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheld
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
- In this May 5, 2015, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies in court in Las Vegas. Billionaire Adelson’s casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China... Read more
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New Kerala
US' National Press Club president blasts Trump - newkerala.com #70737as a "sleaze" while speaking to reporters at Trump Tower on Tuesday, Politico r
US' National Press Club president blasts Trump - newkerala.com #70737
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
as a "sleaze" while speaking to reporters at Trump Tower on Tuesday, Politico reported. In February, the Manhattan billionaire raised alarms for warning that if he were elected president, he would work to "open up" libel laws to make it... Read more
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TribLIVE
Republican presidential candidate Trump blisters political press on donations to veteransto veterans | TribLIVE Billionaire gets chance for tax cut by shifting trade
Republican presidential candidate Trump blisters political press on donations to veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
to veterans | TribLIVE Billionaire gets chance for tax cut by shifting trademarks As Donald Trump prepared for the Republican primaries, he... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) � Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a lon
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
HONG KONG (AP) � Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running U.S. lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm, the company said Wednesday. Macau-based Sands China said it has "reached a comprehensive and confidential... Read more
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The Age
Now You See Me 2 review: All-star cast can't work magic in tricky sequelseries – a more fantastical, child-friendly variant on the Ocean's Eleven films
Now You See Me 2 review: All-star cast can't work magic in tricky sequel
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
series – a more fantastical, child-friendly variant on the Ocean's Eleven films. Daniel Radcliffe plays a scheming tech billionaire in Now You See Me 2. Photo: Jay Maidment Most of the stars of the first Now You See Me return, including Jesse... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Now You See Me 2 review: All-star cast can't work magic in tricky sequelseries – a more fantastical, child-friendly variant on the Ocean's Eleven films
Now You See Me 2 review: All-star cast can't work magic in tricky sequel
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
series – a more fantastical, child-friendly variant on the Ocean's Eleven films. Daniel Radcliffe plays a scheming tech billionaire in Now You See Me 2. Photo: Jay Maidment Most of the stars of the first Now You See Me return, including Jesse... Read more
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Canberra Times
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friendsto disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friends
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
to disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement in Ukraine. The company is now controlled by the media holding of Kremlin-friendly billionaire Alisher Usmanov. The Kremlin didn't provide comment for t... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOPa government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobac
Texas Gov. Perry raises funds for West Virginia GOP
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
a government shutdown. A $270 million gap remains. House lawmakers killed tobacco tax increases passed by the Senate. Billionaire Democratic candidate and coal operator Jim Justice said Cole should use fundraiser checks to cover running... Read more
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Daily Herald
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG -- Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-ru
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
HONG KONG -- Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with Steven... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Criticizes Peter Thiel’s Funding of Hulk Hogan v Gawker LawsuitAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared his strong disapproval of Paypal co-founder and fe
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Criticizes Peter Thiel’s Funding of Hulk Hogan v Gawker Lawsuit
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared his strong disapproval of Paypal co-founder and fellow tech billionaire Peter Thiel’s funding of Hulk Hogan‘s lawsuit against Gawker on Tuesday. “I don’t think a billionaire should be able to fund a lawsuit to kill... Read more
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ABC News
Adelson Settles Lawsuit With Ex-Head of China Casino UnitBillionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running U.S. la
Adelson Settles Lawsuit With Ex-Head of China Casino Unit
ABC News / Posted 2 hours ago
Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running U.S. lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm, the company said Wednesday. Macau-based Sands China said it has "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Denver zip code in top 10 for Trump donationsfor individual donations to the Trump campaign. The top donating zip code is 8
Denver zip code in top 10 for Trump donations
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 hours ago
for individual donations to the Trump campaign. The top donating zip code is 80237, located near I-25 and I-225. The billionaire Republican nominee, up to this point, has mostly self-funded his campaign. The new data provided by the Federal... Read more
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International Business Times
North Korean state media praises Donald Trump as a 'wise politician' in op-ed comments on North Korea have led to alarm and even panic in Washington and arou
North Korean state media praises Donald Trump as a 'wise politician' in op-ed
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
comments on North Korea have led to alarm and even panic in Washington and around the world, the Huffington Post noted. The billionaire real estate mogul's comments in March prompted criticisms from both Republicans and Democrats. "The last thing... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friendsto disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friends
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
to disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement in Ukraine. The company is now controlled by the media holding of Kremlin-friendly billionaire Alisher Usmanov. The Kremlin didn't provide comment for t... Read more
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The Age
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friendsto disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friends
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
to disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement in Ukraine. The company is now controlled by the media holding of Kremlin-friendly billionaire Alisher Usmanov. The Kremlin didn't provide comment for t... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friendsto disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friends
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
to disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement in Ukraine. The company is now controlled by the media holding of Kremlin-friendly billionaire Alisher Usmanov. The Kremlin didn't provide comment for t... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit- In this May 5, 2015, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheld
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
- In this May 5, 2015, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies in court in Las Vegas. Billionaire Adelson’s casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Criticizes Peter Thiel’s Funding of Hulk Hogan v Gawker LawsuitAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared his strong disapproval of Paypal co-founder and fe
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Criticizes Peter Thiel’s Funding of Hulk Hogan v Gawker Lawsuit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared his strong disapproval of Paypal co-founder and fellow tech billionaire Peter Thiel’s funding of Hulk Hogan‘s lawsuit against Gawker on Tuesday. “I don’t think a billionaire should be able to fund a lawsuit to kill... Read more
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Boston Herald
Two birds with one stoneefforts had reportedly fallen short of the $6 million he’d touted in January an
Two birds with one stone
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
efforts had reportedly fallen short of the $6 million he’d touted in January and some groups had yet to get checks. But the billionaire insisted yesterday that at least $5.6 million had been raised, including a $1 million personal contribution, and... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Early Top Four Predictions?3 places, with Leicester and Southampton not too far behind. Of course we could
Early Top Four Predictions?
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 hours ago
3 places, with Leicester and Southampton not too far behind. Of course we could yet see Hull bought out by a Chinese multi billionaire and spend 500 million to romp the title or Big Sam do to sunderland what Leicester did this season, but surely... Read more
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Mashable
Bezos to billionaires: Skip the revenge plots and get thicker skinAmazon founder was frank when asked about the high-profile dispute between the
Bezos to billionaires: Skip the revenge plots and get thicker skin
Mashable / Posted 3 hours ago
Amazon founder was frank when asked about the high-profile dispute between the digital media company and the Silicon Valley billionaire. Although he tried to speak in broad terms, his personal view was clear. "As a public figure, the best defense... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitFILE - This Aug. 28, 2007, file photo shows the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - This Aug. 28, 2007, file photo shows the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macau. Billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday, June 1, 2016,... Read more
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WA Today
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friendsto disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement
Jailed for social media likes and reposts among 12 friends
WA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
to disclose personal data of the users of a group linked to a protest movement in Ukraine. The company is now controlled by the media holding of Kremlin-friendly billionaire Alisher Usmanov. The Kremlin didn't provide comment for t... Read more
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express
Now Kim ENDORSES Trump: Despot PRAISES Republican billionaire’s ‘inflammatory policies’ CRAZED Kim Jong-un has given his support to Donald Trump in his race for the
Now Kim ENDORSES Trump: Despot PRAISES Republican billionaire’s ‘inflammatory policies’
express / Posted 3 hours ago
CRAZED Kim Jong-un has given his support to Donald Trump in his race for the White House. North Korean state media praised Trump's 'inflammatory policies' In... Read more
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Salon.com
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s casino company is settling a lon
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
HONG KONG (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides “reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement” with Steven... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) ��������������������������� Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 hours ago
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Island Packet
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitBillionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
Island Packet / Posted 3 hours ago
Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with Steven Jacobs, the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Jeff Bezos: Gawker's Plight Proves "Ugly Speech" Needs Protectionthat PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel was funding litigation against Gawker. Now,
Jeff Bezos: Gawker's Plight Proves "Ugly Speech" Needs Protection
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 hours ago
that PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel was funding litigation against Gawker. Now, Jeff Bezos is weighing in. Both a tech billionaire and the owner of The Washington Post, the Amazon CEO made it clear that he's on the media's side. Bezos was... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a lon
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 hours ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with Steven... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Meet the 24 Donors Who Have Given $65.6M to Pro-Clinton Super PACsto it.”#20. Alex Soros Total Amount Given to Pro-Clinton Super PACs: $1,000,00
Meet the 24 Donors Who Have Given $65.6M to Pro-Clinton Super PACs
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 hours ago
to it.”#20. Alex Soros Total Amount Given to Pro-Clinton Super PACs: $1,000,000 Alex Soros is the son of George Soros, a billionaire hedge fund manager and well-known Democratic donor. The younger Soros is already dabbling in philanthropy and... Read more
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Breitbart
Richard Dreyfuss: Donald Trump a ‘Small-D*cked Prick’Donald Trump. In one particularly nasty tweet, which has since been deleted, t
Richard Dreyfuss: Donald Trump a ‘Small-D*cked Prick’
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
Donald Trump. In one particularly nasty tweet, which has since been deleted, the 68-year-old Jaws star described the billionaire real estate magnate as “a small-d*cked prick,” who had celebrity “whores” supporting his White House run. “The... Read more
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New York Post
‘Billionaire’ arrested in Hamptons DUI bustAt least one Billionaire behaved badly in the Hamptons over the holiday weekend
‘Billionaire’ arrested in Hamptons DUI bust
New York Post / Posted 4 hours ago
At least one Billionaire behaved badly in the Hamptons over the holiday weekend. Shelby Billionaire, 33, of Queens, was busted in Sag Harbor early Monday morning after police spotted him driving erratically, according to a police report. When cops... Read more
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Perth Now
Gorilla boy: first picturespresidential nominee Donald Trump says the Cincinnati Zoo had little choice but
Gorilla boy: first pictures
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
presidential nominee Donald Trump says the Cincinnati Zoo had little choice but to kill the 17-year-old gorilla. The billionaire referred to videos showing the animal at times appearing protective of the child, who got away from his mother... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Pet food maker expands to Richmond, creating up to 165 jobsIs billionaire Peter Thiel’s Gawker feud bad news for Facebook?Is billionaire P
Pet food maker expands to Richmond, creating up to 165 jobs
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 4 hours ago
Is billionaire Peter Thiel’s Gawker feud bad news for Facebook?Is billionaire Peter Thiel’s Gawker feud bad news for Facebook? Fresh off the back of its recent trending topics controversy, Facebook is once again being scrutinized over its troubled... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unitHONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a lon
Adelson settles lawsuit with ex-head of China casino unit
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 hours ago
HONG KONG (AP) - Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is settling a long-running lawsuit with the former head of its Chinese arm. Sands China said Wednesday that both sides "reached a comprehensive and confidential settlement" with Steven... Read more
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