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  • Trump drops 208 spots on Forbes list of billionaires - Washington Post

    Trump drops 208 spots on Forbes list of billionaires - Washington Post;

    This story has been updated. Donald Trump is $1 billion poorer since becoming president, according to Forbes's latest list of the world's billionaires. The magazine's newest ranking, released Monday, estimated that Trump's net worth has fallen from $4 ...and more »

  • Usual suspects at the top of Forbes list of world's richest billionaires - New York Daily News

    Usual suspects at the top of Forbes list of world's richest billionaires - New York Daily News;

    Forbes released its annual list of the world's richest billionaires Monday, and Bill Gates remains on top for the fourth consecutive year. The Microsoft co-founder has been named the richest person in the world 18 out of the past 23 years. His net ...and more »

  • Bill Gates tops Forbes' rich list but Trump's wealth slips - BBC News

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates again tops Forbes' list of the world's richest people, in a year when the number of billionaires rose 13% to 2,043. According to the magazine's annual rich list, Mr Gates' fortune rose to $86bn, from $75bn, followed by ...and more »

  • Sad: Donald Trump Drops 220 Spots in Annual Billionaire Ranking - Vanity Fair

    Sad: Donald Trump Drops 220 Spots in Annual Billionaire Ranking - Vanity Fair;

    If Trump's stream-of-consciousness tweets suddenly become extra angry, incomprehensible, and filled with typos, or he accuses Barack Obama of wiretapping the Lincoln bedroom, or we invade Australia, the Forbes 2017 Billionaires List may be to blame.and more »

  • Donald Trump's wealth ranking tumbles 200 spots on Forbes list - CBS News

    Donald Trump's wealth ranking tumbles 200 spots on Forbes list - CBS News;

    Last Updated Mar 20, 2017 5:21 PM EDT. NEW YORK – President Donald Trump's week is not getting off to a good start, with him falling more than 200 spots on the Forbes world billionaires list and hearing that his election campaign is under FBI ...and more »

  • Billionaire Gates meets with Trump to talk foreign aid - ABC News

    Tech billionaire Bill Gates is meeting with President Donald Trump to discuss progress in programs for global health and development as well as domestic education. Gates, who as the co-founder of Microsoft is the world's wealthiest man, will highlight ...and more »

  • It was a good year to be a billionaire in Texas — even Kelcy Warren gained, despite pipeline protests, Forbes says - Dallas News

    Forbes is out today with its annual list ranking the top billionaires in the world. As usual, Texas took up a number of spots — 50, to be exact. And once again, Fort Worth resident Alice Walton, heiress to the Wal-Mart fortune, was listed as Texas ...and more »

  • Trump Meets Bill Gates After President Seeks Cuts in Foreign Aid - Bloomberg

    Trump Meets Bill Gates After President Seeks Cuts in Foreign Aid - Bloomberg;

    President Donald Trump met with Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates at the White House on Monday, just days after releasing a budget proposal that would impose deep cuts on funding for many of the causes championed by the billionaire philanthropist.and more »

  • The Forbes billionaires list features a number of wealthy locals - Boston.com

    The Forbes billionaires list features a number of wealthy locals - Boston.com;

    Forbes released its annual list of the world's billionaires Monday, and plenty of high earners with local connections made the list. The top five of the rankings included two well-known Harvard dropouts: Microsoft founder Bill Gates finished as the ...and more »

  • Bill Gates takes his campaign against “America First” directly to Donald Trump today - Vox

    Bill Gates takes his campaign against “America First” directly to Donald Trump today - Vox;

    Two American billionaires with extremely divergent worldviews are engaging in a quiet war of rhetoric about global health and development. One is Bill Gates; the other is Donald Trump. On Monday, Gates is scheduled to meet with the president. And ahead ...and more »