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Mark Zuckerberg Now Third Richest Person On Earth
All that criticism hasn't hurt his bottom line, according to rankings by Bloomberg.
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Trump's HIV-HPV Blunder Reveals A Fundamental Health Care Problem
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Health illiteracy is a big hurdle ― for patients and politicians alike.
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Porn Industry Group Schools Trump On The Difference Between HPV And HIV
"We understand that science is ... a challenging concept for people who do not believe in facts,” a pointed letter said.
Trump Knew A 'Scary' Amount About The Appearance Of Bill Gates' Daughter
Nope nope nope nope nope nope nope.
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Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV
“So I was able to explain that those are rarely confused with each other,” the tech mogul said.
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An Empire Of Nothing At All? The U.S. Military Takes Us Through The Gates Of Hell
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Bill And Melinda Gates Pledge $170 Million To Women's Economic Empowerment
"When money flows into the hands of women who have the authority to use it, everything changes."
Ellen DeGeneres Tested Bill Gates With A Grocery Game. Clearly He Doesn't Shop.
Perhaps he should stick to coding.
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Bill Gates Warns Tech Giants: Tone It Down -- Or Get Regulated
“There’s no question of ability," says Gates. "It’s the question of willingness.”
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The Billionaire Bonanza: 5 Things You Need To Know About The Inequality Gap
Spoiler alert: contains photos of rich white men.
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What Net Neutrality Really Means For You (And For Us)
We'd like to apologize in advance to HuffPost readers who don't get their internet from Verizon.
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Here's How Many Billions America's Richest Would Save On Estate Tax Repeal
Trump family would also make out like bandits.
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Isn’t it time to stop talking about “trickle down economics” and come up with some new phrase?
Elizabeth Shafiroff / Reuters
Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Seek Treatments For Alzheimer's
“I hope that in the next 10 years that we have some powerful drugs, but it’s possible that won’t be achieved.”
Brendan McDermid / Reuters
Blaming Inequality On Technology: Sloppy Thinking For The Educated
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If technology, not policy, is the culprit, it means inequality is something that happened, not something we did.
Amazon Stock Surge Makes Jeff Bezos Richest Man On Earth
His net worth jumped $10.4 billion in a single day to $93.8 billion.
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Polio Could Be Stopped Worldwide By Year's End, Says Gates Foundation
On World Polio Day, health experts celebrated the "endgame" of polio eradication.
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Obama Sounds Off On GOP's 'Aggravating' Attempts To Repeal ACA
Barack Obama revealed his frustration watching the GOP try to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
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Progress On Global Poverty And Disease At Risk, Gates Says
By Kate Kelland, Reuters
Proposed United States budget cuts could lead to 5 million more deaths from AIDS alone.
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