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Divorce showdown Bezos vs Gates which is saddest

Marriage with kids is co-parenting and ironically, divorce with kids is co-parenting: same decisions, same values, same uneven emotional investment. Going through a divorce just to co-parent from different homes wastes so much time and energy that some people argue courts should not intervene in post-divorce parenting decisions, which would legally call a spade a spade and make parenting while divorced the same as parenting while married. In a divorce with kids, timing is everything When asked ...
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An article published in 1997 revealed that Bill and Melinda Gates had an agreement where he could spend one long weekend a year with his ex-girlfriend at her beach house in North Carolina

Getty Images/Getty Images for Global Citizen A 1997 Time Magazine profile of Bill Gates delved into his love life and family life with Melinda Gates. Bill Gates reportedly had an agreement with Melinda where he would spend a long weekend with his ex every year. "We can play putt-putt while discussing biotechnology," Gates told Time. See more stories on Insider's business page. A 1997 Time Magazine profile of Bill Gates shared that he and Melinda Gates had an agreement where Bill could...
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An article published in 1997 revealed that Bill and Melinda Gates had an agreement where he could spend one long weekend with his ex-girlfriend at her beach house in North Carolina

Getty Images/Getty Images for Global Citizen A 1997 Time Magazine profile of Bill Gates delved into his love life and family life with Melinda Gates. Bill Gates reportedly had an agreement with Melinda where he would spend a long weekend with his ex every year. "We can play putt-putt while discussing biotechnology," Gates told Time. See more stories on Insider's business page. A 1997 Time Magazine profile of Bill Gates shared that he and Melinda Gates had an agreement where Bill could...
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Bill and Melinda Gates' separation agreement likely took at least a year to figure out ahead of the divorce, an expert said

Win McNamee / Getty Images Win McNamee / Getty Images Bill and Melinda Gates don't have a prenup, so they divided assets based on a separation agreement. A separation agreement is a private document in a divorce filing that splits up property. That agreement has likely been in the works for at least a year, a lawyer said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Bill and Melinda Gates filed for divorce in Washington state on May 3 and asked the court to follow a separation agre...
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Bill and Melinda Gates said they'll continue their philanthropy work after their divorce. Here are their biggest projects, including spending nearly $2 billion to fight COVID-19.

Bill and Melinda Gates have announced they are to divorce. Ted S. Warren/AP Bill and Melinda Gates said their divorce wouldn't get in the way of their philanthropic work. The couple set up the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in 2000, which focuses on health, education, and poverty. Here are the foundation's biggest projects. See more stories on Insider's business page. Bill and Melinda Gates announced Monday that they're getting divorced after 27 years of marriage. They w...
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The incredible life and career rise of Melinda Gates - one of the world's richest and most powerful women

She heads a foundation with a $40 billion endowment. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Melinda Gates is one of the most powerful women in the world, according to Forbes. She could be worth $73 billion if she and Bill Gates split their fortune equally in the divorce. Gates will continue in her role as co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Melinda Gates is the fifth most powerful woman in the world, ...
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The incredible life of Melinda Gates - one of the world's richest and most powerful women

She heads a foundation with a $40 billion endowment. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Melinda Gates is one of the most powerful women in the world, according to Forbes. She could be worth $73 billion if she and Bill Gates split their fortune equally in the divorce. Gates will continue in her role as co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Melinda Gates is the fifth most powerful woman in the world, ...
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Bill Gates is America's biggest owner of private farmland, and his 242,000 acres could be split in his divorce

Bill and Melinda Gates. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Bill Gates owns more private farmland in the US than anyone else, an analysis by The Land Report found. His 242,000 acres of farmland stretch across 18 states from Washington to Florida, according to the report. The land could be split between the Microsoft founder and his wife Melinda Gates after their divorce. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill Gates owns 242,000 acres of ...
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Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage. Here's how the Microsoft cofounder spends his $129 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

Bill Gates has an estimated net worth of $129 billion. Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images Bill Gates and his wife of 27 years, Melinda French Gates, are getting a divorce. Gates, the cofounder of Microsoft, has a fortune worth $130.5 billion. Gates indulges in a few luxuries, but he mainly spends through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage.The couple announced the news in a statement...
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Bill and Melinda Gates are getting divorced. Here's a look inside their 27-year marriage, from meeting at work, to having 3 kids, to spending $45 billion on philanthropy.

Bill and Melinda gates are splitting up, the Microsoft co-founder announced on Monday. Scott Olson/Getty Images Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, announced he and his wife, Melinda, will divorce. Gates married Melinda French in 1994 after the two met at work. The two run the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has an endowment of $49.8 billion as of 2019. See more stories on Insider's business page. Bill and Melinda Gates are getting divorced.The billionaire Microsoft founder an...
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Mike Bloomberg's foundation kept funding a $220 million global-health initiative after learning of sexual-harassment claims against one of the project's leaders

Former New York City Mayor and Bloomberg LP founder Michael Bloomberg speaks at a December 2014 press conference. Andrew Burton/Getty Images The foundation of ex-NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg continued to fund a global-health initiative after one of the project's leaders, Alan Lopez, was credibly accused of sexual harassment. Lopez leads the University of Melbourne's work on the Bloomberg-funded Data for Health Initiative. Bloomberg Philanthropies has known for years about the existence...
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Bill Gates says he's not bullish on bitcoin as it uses 'a lot of energy' - and warns people who aren't as rich as Elon Musk against buying into the boom

Bill Gates. Getty Images for All In WA Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates told Bloomberg he isn't bullish on bitcoin, and warned against jumping into the trade.People who don't have as much money to spare as Tesla CEO Elon Musk should watch out, he said.The climate activist thinks that anonymity behind bitcoin transactions is not a good thing.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Bill Gates, the world's third-richest person, is not a fan of bitcoin, partly for...
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‘We took a huge risk’: the Indian firm making more Covid jabs than anyone

Adar Poonawalla, chief executive of the Serum Institute of India, on vaccines, regulation and what comes next Adar Poonawalla, 40, is the chief executive of the Serum Institute of India (SII), the Pune-based, family-owned vaccine manufacturer that is producing more Covid-19 vaccines by dose than any other in the world. For now it’s the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine rolling off its production lines, but SII has signed contracts with three other developers – Novavax, Codagenix and SpyBiotech – al...
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Amazon's Jeff Bezos is the latest major tech founder to step down as CEO. Here's what others are up to now.

Jeff Bezos poses with a Pikachu doll and drill in 1999. Chris Carroll/Corbis/Getty Images Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is stepping down as the company's CEO. Bezos was among the few founders of major tech companies still running their "startups." Here's what the former founder-CEOs of Google, Microsoft, and other tech giants are up to now. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Jeff Bezos started Amazon in his garage in 1994 as a way to sell books online. In 26 years as its...
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Bill and Melinda Gates said the COVID-19 pandemic will be the 'defining event' for this generation

Bill Gates. Jason Lee/File Photo/Reuters The Gates Foundation on Wednesday published its annual letter, "The year global health went local." Bill and Melinda Gates said pandemic preparedness is as serious as "the threat of war." Stopping the next pandemic will take "tens of billions of dollars per year," they wrote.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bill and Melinda Gates on Wednesday urged wealthy nations to share their COVID-19 vaccine doses, research findings, and hea...
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Bill Gates now owns 242,000 acres of farmland, making him America's biggest private farmland owner, according to a new report

Bill and Melinda Gates. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Bill Gates owns more private farmland in the US than anyone else, new research suggests. His 242,000 acres of farmland stretches across 18 states from Washington to Florida, according to The Land Report. In second place are the co-founders of the Wonderful Company, Stewart and Lynda Resnick, with 190,000 acres. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill Gates owns 242,000 acres of fa...
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Bill Gates owns 242,000 acres of farmland, making him America's biggest private-farmland owner, according to a new report

Bill and Melinda Gates. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Bill Gates owns more private farmland in the US than anyone else, an analysis by The Land Report found. His 242,000 acres of farmland stretch across 18 states from Washington to Florida, according to The Land Report. Behind Gates are the cofounders of the Wonderful Company, Stewart and Lynda Resnick, with 190,000 acres, the report said. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Microsoft cofounder and philanthropist Bill ...
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‘Finally paid off’: Adar Poonawalla thanks PM Modi, DCGI after Covishield gets final approval

Adar Poonawalla, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Serum Institute of India, thanked all stakeholders after Covishield got final nod in India.(REUTERS) ‘Finally paid off’: Adar Poonawalla thanks PM Modi, DCGI after Covishield gets final approval Even before getting the approval from the apex drug controller of India, Serum Institute of India stockpiled about 40-50 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, taking a major risk. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh | Hindustan Times,...
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Should scientific studies be available for free?

Launched in 2018, cOAlition S is trying to make all of the world's state-backed scientific papers open-access. Prestigious publishers like Springer Nature and Elsevier have now adopted a Plan S option for researchers. While more studies will be available to read for free, some of the expense is being passed back to authors, which could limit research in the future. In 2018 cOAlition S launched an ambitious program: to make all of the world's state-backed scientific papers open-access. Their ag...
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Gates Foundation helps UC study sexual health of South African youth

An important new finding by University of Cincinnati researchers could help slow the transmission of HIV/AIDS and reduce pregnancies among adolescent girls in rural South Africa.
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How the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Fought the Pandemic

In a long article titled "Gates versus the Pandemic," Fast Company looks at the many mitigation efforts launched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. - It's one of the largest funders of the World Health Organization. - It's partnered with the governments of Norway and India, the World Economic Forum, and the research-charity Wellcome Trust to launch an important group called the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI). And then Fast Company breaks down the specifics: - T...
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Bill Gates has been unseated as the world's second-richest person. Here's how he spends his $129 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.

Bill Gates has an estimated net worth of $129 billion. Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images Bill Gates, who has an estimated net worth of $129 billion, is no longer the world's second-richest person. Elon Musk unseated Gates' title, but Gates is still one of three people in the world with a net worth over $100 billion. While Gates indulges in a few luxuries, they make up only a fraction of his fortune. He mainly spends his billions on charity through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and plans t...
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Rich countries leaving rest of the world behind on Covid vaccines, warns Gates Foundation

Deals struck by wealthy nations to secure treatments could leave the world’s poorest people unvaccinated without urgent actionCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIt could be too late for any kind of fair distribution of coronavirus vaccines because of the deals already made by rich countries, according to Mark Suzman, chief executive of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.Despite the unprecedented pace of scientific progress on the development of vaccines, he said it rema...
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The Gates Foundation adds $250M gift to fight COVID worldwide. Melinda Gates explains why.

In a wide-ranging interview with USA TODAY, Melinda Gates talks about the goal of her new donation, global health, education and finding hope.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Bill Gates reveals his 5 favorite books of 2020

Courtesy of the Gates Foundation Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft and one of the wealthiest people in the world, shared his top five books to read over the holiday season, rounding out what he called "a lousy year."  "In tough times—and there's no doubt that 2020 qualifies as tough times—those of us who love to read turn to all kinds of different books," Gates wrote.  The list includes non-fiction historic accounts and a book on social injustice and race.  Visit Business Insider's home...
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Philanthropy is still dominated by the ultrawealthy, but asking billionaires to solve inequality is colossally stupid

Bruce, one of the vegetarian sharks in "Finding Nemo." Disney Pixar If 2020 has made anything clear, it's that billionaires aren't going to save us — and that goes for all the millions they spend on philanthropy. Philanthropy is currently dominated by high-net-worth individuals, and philanthropy was already serving an outsized role in American life even before the inconsistent government response to the pandemic. Anand Giridharadas, the author whose book "Winners Take All" criticizes this ...
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India plans immediate production of Oxford vaccine to combat Covid-19

The Serum Institute of India is aiming to have 100 million doses ready by December for an inoculation drive and the country will be given first priority for delivery of the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine. Article on Yahoo UK With British–Swedish multinational pharmaceutical, AstraZeneca reporting that its Covid-19 vaccine is 70% effective without any serious side effects, the announcement came like a shot in the arm for most Indians. In the western city of Pune, Cyrus Poonawalla, founder of the Se...
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Bill Gates blasts US response to COVID-19: 'Most governments listen to their scientists, not attack them'

Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times; Samantha Lee/Business Insider In a CNBC interview on Wednesday, Bill Gates said the US was lagging behind other countries on testing and mask-wearing.  The Microsoft cofounder also accused the US government of attacking its top scientists.  "Most governments take advantage of their scientists and listen to them. They don't undermine them and attack them," Gates said. It was "mind-blowing" that coronavirus tests in the US take longer to proce...
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A top US drugmaker is teaming up with the Gates Foundation to get a promising new coronavirus treatment to low-income countries before April 2021

The logo of Lilly is seen on a wall of the Lilly France company unit, part of the Eli Lilly and Co drugmaker group, in Fegersheim near Strasbourg Reuters Eli Lilly, the US drugmaker, said it is partnering with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to supply its COVID-19 antibody therapy to low- and middle-income countries. The announcement came moments before US President Donald Trump said he would approve Eli Lilly's antibody treatment in the US. Eli Lilly is seeking an emergency use author...
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Inside the fight to save Rent the Runway

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Business Insider stories from executive editor Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.Read on for an inside look at Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman's fight to save her company, the LeBron James of investing, and turf wars and trust issues at Google Health.  Rent the Runway CEO Jenn Hyman Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Girlboss Rally NYC 2018; Hollis Johnson/Business Insider; Samantha Lee/Business Insider ...
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