Billionaire News

If a billionaire is in the news for any reason, you will read about it right here in our "Billionaire News" section. Whether that billionaire is going through an expensive divorce, buying a $100 million private island, or making a massive donation to charity, we got you covered.

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Is Real Estate Mogul (And Father Of Super Models) – Mohammed Hadid – Broke After Building Enormous Illegal Bel Air Mansion?

Is Real Estate Mogul (And Father Of Super Models) – Mohammed Hadid – Broke After Building Enormous Illegal Bel Air Mansion?

26 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

The saga over Mohamed Hadid's Bel Air mega-mansion is ongoing. Over the summer, we reported on the alleged bribes he paid to city inspectors and the reportedly falsified reports, and how his construction manager calls the structure unsafe. Now, he's claiming to be too broke to tear the house down.

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Cirque Du Soliel Founder Guy Laliberte Busted For Growing Pot On His Private Island

Cirque Du Soliel Founder Guy Laliberte Busted For Growing Pot On His Private Island

25 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Guy Laliberte, the billionaire founder of Cirque du Soliel, has been charged with growing cannabis. He's been growing the pot on his private island in French Polynesia.

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The Billionaires Of The World Lost A Total Of $388 Billion Last Year

The Billionaires Of The World Lost A Total Of $388 Billion Last Year

23 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

That's a drop of about 4.3 percent, and it came after five years of upward trends for billionaire wealth.

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Travis Kalanick Sells $547 Million Of Uber Stock To Fund His Next Venture

Travis Kalanick Sells $547 Million Of Uber Stock To Fund His Next Venture

19 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Well, that didn't take long. It's been just about two years since Travis Kalanick was forced out of the company he helped co-found: Uber. Now, he's sold an enormous chunk of Uber stock just as the ride-sharing company's post-IPO lockup period has ended. What's he up to?

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Kylie Jenner Is A Billionaire After Selling 51% Of Cosmetics Company For $600 Million IN CASH

Kylie Jenner Is A Billionaire After Selling 51% Of Cosmetics Company For $600 Million IN CASH

18 Nov 2019 @ 7AM PST

At 22 years old, Kylie Jenner is the youngest member of the Kardashian clan. And as of this morning, she is now officially the RICHEST Kardashian.

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Former Billionaire Anil Ambani Taken To Court Over Unpaid $680 Million Loan

Former Billionaire Anil Ambani Taken To Court Over Unpaid $680 Million Loan

18 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Ambani, brother of the wealthiest man in Asia – Mukesh Ambani – is being taken to court by three Chinese banks over some $680 million in unpaid loans.

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She's The Ninth-Richest Person In The World And You've Probably Never Heard Her Name And Wouldn't Recognize Her On The Street

She's The Ninth-Richest Person In The World And You've Probably Never Heard Her Name And Wouldn't Recognize Her On The Street

17 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Julia Flesher Koch is the ninth-richest person in the world and the second-richest woman in the world. Who? Yeah, she wasn't on our radar either, until recently. She is the widow of Koch Industries' David Koch, who passed away in August at, 79.

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Reebok Founder Paul Fireman Slashes Price Of Boston Estate To $39 Million

Reebok Founder Paul Fireman Slashes Price Of Boston Estate To $39 Million

16 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

The mansion is now priced to sell at $39 million, a significant discount, compared to the $90 million Fireman initially listed it for in 2016.

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White Claw Craze Makes Founder A Multi-Billionaire

White Claw Craze Makes Founder A Multi-Billionaire

16 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

If you think White Claw came out of nowhere to suddenly be everywhere, well, you're not wrong and it has made it's founder Anthony von Mandl a multi-billionaire.

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How Many Billionaires Live In San Francisco?

How Many Billionaires Live In San Francisco?

15 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

If you're interested in bumping into a billionaire, statistically speaking, there's really only one place where you can maximize your chances of doing so: San Francisco

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Young Billionaire Zhang Bo Has Spent $37M On Six Houses That Mostly Sit Empty In One Sydney Neighborhood

Young Billionaire Zhang Bo Has Spent $37M On Six Houses That Mostly Sit Empty In One Sydney Neighborhood

15 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Zhang snapped up all six properties over the last two and a half years, starting in June of 2017, when be bought the first for $6.2 million.

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You're Not Imagining It: The Rich ARE Getting Richer

You're Not Imagining It: The Rich ARE Getting Richer

15 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault are all part of a very very exclusive club – all three of them are worth more than $100 billion. All are committed to philanthropy, but they can't give away enough money fast enough to keep their net worths from rising.

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Michael Bloomberg Is Back And Running For President – A Look Inside The Billionaire's Life

Michael Bloomberg Is Back And Running For President – A Look Inside The Billionaire's Life

14 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Michael Bloomberg is the 15th wealthiest man in the world. And he's back on the political scene after announcing his entry into the 2020 presidential campaign. Here's a look at he's earned , and used , his incredible wealth.

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Here Are Some Of The Biggest Purchases Made By The Richest People On Earth

Here Are Some Of The Biggest Purchases Made By The Richest People On Earth

13 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Yachts, private islands, and extremely expensive sports cars are one thing, but sometimes a more inspired impulse strikes at a billionaire's checkbook.

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The University Of Utah Will Receive $150 Million Donation From Family Of Late Billionaire Jon Huntsman

The University Of Utah Will Receive $150 Million Donation From Family Of Late Billionaire Jon Huntsman

13 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

With that money, the university recently announced plans to open the Huntsman Mental Health Institute, which will research issues related to mental health.

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