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Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Warren Buffett tried to persuade Bill Gates to spend $370 million on an engagement ring

Berkshire Hathaway's boss told the Microsoft founder that he spent 6% of his net wealth on a ring in 1951, and he should do the same.
Steve Ballmer, left, and Bill Gates.

Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer once made an ‘Austin Powers’ parody video, and it’s just as bizarre as you’d imagine

The video, posted on YouTube in 2009, was likely made for internal use during Steve Ballmer's 14-year stint as Microsoft CEO starting in 2000.
Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is one of three billionaires on this list who gave more than 1% of their net worths to charity in 2018.

Here’s exactly how much money each of America’s 10 wealthiest people gave away to charity in 2018

Three billionaires on this list of the country's richest gave 0.0% of their net worths to charity in 2018.
Bernard Arnault's net worth has surged over 49% — or $34.1 billion — in 2019 so far, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Bernard Arnault could become richer than Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, thanks to LVMH’s record-breaking acquisition of Tiffany

The wealth lists maintained by Forbes and Bloomberg have been unusually mobile in 2019 as the world's three richest men have become even more wealthy.
Bill Gates

Bill Gates says that the only way to hire and keep AI talent is to let them share their research openly: ‘You can completely ignore whoever trie...

Bill Gates said that he wasn't sure how trying to keep AI research away from China would even work, given that scientists expect to share their findings.

Bill Gates is backing a technology that concentrates sunlight to generate temperatures of 1,000 degrees. It looks like a mosaic of mirrors.

The mirrors are part of a facility run by a solar-energy company called Heliogen. They could eventually replace fossil fuels.
Bill Gates and Elizabeth Warren.

Wealth-tax opposition is rooted in the era of American slavery, 2 economists say

Arguments against taxing wealth are rooted in the rhetoric used by southern slaveowners to protect their fortunes during the era of American slavery.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

The highs and lows of the last decade for Jeff Bezos, from becoming the world’s richest man to a high-profile divorce

In the 2010s, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos launched several services, became the richest man in the world, and got divorced.

Bill Gates just overtook Jeff Bezos to reclaim his spot as world’s richest person

By the end of the trading day on Friday, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates' net worth was at $110 billion. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' was at $108.7 billion.
Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are among the wealthiest men in the United States.

Here’s how much smaller the top 11 billionaires’ fortunes would be if Bernie Sanders’ or Elizabeth Warren’s proposed wealth ta...

Sanders and Warren want to sharply curb the economic power the superrich have amassed in recent decades and use their money to fund new programs.