America’s wealthiest celebrities of 2018
21 December 2018 | 11:38 am
The force was with ‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas as he topped the 'Forbes' list this year. The rankings were based on net worth, Check out who else joined Lucas on the list for a combined $18.7 billion fortune.
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9 Dec 2019
Tiger Woods said on Monday that the upcoming Presidents Cup match is a "dream come true".
16 Jan 2020
Oprah Winfrey hasn't married her longterm partner Stedman Graham because she doesn't want the "day-in-day out commitment" needed to make a marriage work.
25 May 2020
A pair of Nike Air Jordan’s worn during an NBA game in 1985 by basketball legend Michael Jordan has been sold for a princely $560,000 – the most money ever paid for a pair of sneakers.
27 Jun 2020
Kylie Jenner goes viral after showing off her new blonde look. Plus, Kanye West apparently needs more guards at his Wyoming ranch. #KylieJenner #KendallJenner #KimKardashian
17 Aug 2020
A pair of Michael Jordan's sneakers sold for $615,000, Christie's auction house announced on Thursday, shattering a record set just months ago by the sale of another pair of the basketball legend's shoes. The sneakers were a pair of Air Jordan 1 Highs that the NBA megastar wore during a 1985 exhibition match in Italy when he dunked the ball so hard it shattered the glass backboard.
9 Jan 2021
Sean 'Diddy' Combs' son has been slapped with a series of police citations after he was caught riding a jet ski in Miami, Florida on Monday night.
12 Jan 2021
Rap mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs has called in the police after one of his Los Angeles homes was burgled.
17 Feb 2021
Kylie Jenner has been sent a pair of limited-edition $76,000 Hermès Birkin Birkenstocks by MSCHF.
24 Feb 2021
The vehicle driven by Tiger Woods lies on its side in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, after a roll-over accident. The golfer was transported to a hospital following the accident.
2 Mar 2021
Kim Kardashian West wants to discuss her marriage split in an interview with Oprah Winfrey, so she can "face the public and be honest" about the end of her romance with Kanye West.
2 May 2021
Sotheby's is holding its first ever sneakers auction, with lots including a pair of Nike Air Jordans worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan in his rookie season. They're estimated to sell for between 100,000 and 150,000 Swiss francs (109,500-164,000 US dollars).
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Virgin Atlantic's Flight100 landed in New York on Tuesday, making the journey from London without using fossil fuels, thanks to a mix of renewable biomass and waste fats. This "sustainable aviation fuel" reportedly reduces life-cycle emissions by up to 70 percent but still emits CO2, as FRANCE 24's Bryan Quinn explains.
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Household Consumption accounted for the largest share of real Gross Domestic Product at market prices in the first and second quarter of this year according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics. Femi Oladehin, Partner at Àrgentil Capital Partners joins CNBC Africa to unpack the numbers and drivers of inflation in Nigeria.
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Tonight we focus on the latest events in Guinea-Bissau. The army maintains order has been restored in Bissau following gun battle between army factions. Violence broke out last night after national guard soldiers freed an opposition minister and continued until Friday morning.
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Evan Gershkovich was arrested in late March in Russia on espionage charges. The court extended his pre-trial detention until January 30.
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France will ban smoking on beaches and public parks, the country's health minister said on Tuesday, presenting a series of measures as the government looks to prevent 75,000 tobacco-related deaths per year. The measures — part of a government plan to combat smoking — aim to create a “tobacco-free generation by 2032.”
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