On Friday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos became the only person with a $100bn (£75bn) fortune, seeing his wealth creep up by $2.4bn thanks to a 2% jump in Amazon's shares. However, on October 27, 2017, Bezos again surpassed Gates on the Forbes list as the richest person in the world.
Get this. Bezos made $2.4 BILLION on Friday! That said, Gates has given a significant amount of his fortune away to charity and in acts of philanthropy.
The world's richest man and e-commerce mogul directly owns about 78.9 million shares of Amazon.
He tweeted a request for ideas about how to help people in June of this year, and since 2002 he has given away Amazon shares totalling about $500 million (£374m) at current prices.
In a stark reminder of wealth inequality in the United States, it emerged this month that the combined fortunes of Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos (roughly $248.5 billion) exceeds the net worth of 160 million Americans, or 53 million USA households.
He wrote: "I'm thinking I want much of my philanthropic activity to be helping people in the here and now - short term - at the intersection of urgent need and lasting impact".
A video shared on social media shows Cox alone in a classroom, hunched over a book in her lap while students wait outside. Parents were informed of the incident, and the police were quick to praise the students for reporting the alleged crime.
Nigeria reduced the tally as Iheanacho scored from a free kick in the 44th minute to put Gernot Rohr side back into the game. Manchester city's forward, Kun Aguero, increased the tally to 2-0 in the 37th minute.
This is an issue beyond just phone calls, though, as things such as voice recognition use the same microphones. The smaller, HTC developed Pixel 2 handset has experienced problems of its own, but to a much lesser degree.
The vehicle collided with a tree after rolling over, Santa Paula senior police officer Matt Alonzo told the Ventura County Star . Recently, according to Entertainment Tonight, he was seen directing traffic after cars got backed up at a New York City tunnel.
On Nov. 1, more testing and disinfection was performed and the towers were brought back into service on Nov. 5. Nine people have contracted Legionnaire's disease after visiting Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif .
A driver was arrested after the collision, and the Toulouse prosecutor has been called to investigate, the ministry said. Several post-18 colleges are located on the campus, including the International Institute of Trade and Development.
Apple has confirmed that the students worked illegal overtime, but deny claims that the students were forced. Despite that framing, the Times report doesn't establish a clear or direct connection between these events.
Drew Brees threw a touchdown, the Saints forced a three-and-out, then Brees threw another touchdown to Alvin Kamara . On offense, the Saints, coming off a 298-yard rushing game last week, was held to 160 rushing yards this time .
Vettel, who is 15 points ahead of third-placed Bottas in the title race, admitted he did not commit fully to his lap. Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari was second, Kimi Raikkonen of Ferrari third, and Max Verstappen of Red Bull fourth.
Brazilian footballer Robinho has reportedly been sentenced to nine years in prison after being found guilty of sexual assault. The Brazilian star had previously been accused of sexual assault while at City in 2009, but was later cleared of the charges.
All the Money in the World , directed by Ridley Scott and produced by Sony, isn't the first to cut ties with the actor. The actor has since been accused by more than dozen men of either sexually harassing or assaulting them.
At Least 200 Dead In Egypt Mosque Attack
The affiliate also is believed to have been behind the 2016 downing of a Russian passenger jet that killed 226 people. The attack took place as worshipers were listening to a sermon during prayers on the Islamic Sabbath.
Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terror
The official added that the country "clearly fit the criteria for a state sponsor of terror in a previous administration". Trump said Monday that the designation will impose further penalties on the country.
Steve Bannon will continue to support Roy Moore
Hannity played footage of Moore saying the accusation was "absolutely false" and that he didn't even know the woman. Alabama Republican Party officials convened by phone late Wednesday to discuss the path forward for Moore.
Russia Tried to Pass off a Video Game as Combat Footage
Instead, it said, American forces interfered with Russian air operations, allowing ISIS to recover and redeploy. This isn't the first time the Russian government has been caught distributing fake or misattributed video.
Tennessee fires Butch Jones
For the previous 32 years, ESPN noted, the Vols had just two head coaches: John Majors and Phillip Fulmer. Jones inherited a program that had posted three straight losing seasons under coach Derek Dooley.
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Are Coming to Injustice 2
Injustice 2 has been out for almost six months, and in that time, the game's roster of fighters has grown significantly. For now, enjoy this new trailer featuring the heroes in a half shell jumping in to take on The Atom and Enchantress.
Comedian Louis CK accused of pattern of sexual misconduct
In the New York Times story, five women relayed stories of C.K.'s behavior and desire to masturbate in from of him. Chicago comedy duo Dana Min Goodman and Julia Wolov described how, after their big-break performance at the U.S.