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Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes' list of billionaires

NEW YORK - The world's richest person got even richer this year.Forbes said Monday that Bill Gates's net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. That put him at the top of the magazine's list of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/bill-gates-repeats-top-for
Bill Gates tops 'richest' list

NEW YORK - The world's richest person got even richer this year.Forbes said today that Bill Gates's net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. That put him at the top of the magazine's list of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/bill-gates-tops-richest-list
TEDx Augusta event with theme of 'connections' coming Jan. 30

...18 minutes or less," and the organization has brought some of the world's best thinkers to one stage, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, politicians, economists, poets and educators.Since the TED nonprofit began giving licenses to communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/tedxaugusta-event-theme-c
Hellmann's owner sues over company's use of 'Mayo'

...is the first product from Hampton Creek, a San Francisco-based startup that touts the backing of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Li Ka-shing, Asia's wealthiest person. Just Mayo is available at Dollar Tree, Whole Foods and Kroger stores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-11/hellmanns-owner-sues-over-
Gun vote misfires

...restrictive gun-control measure that masqueraded as a "universal background check" law.Backed by Seattle billionaires Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer and gun-control financier Michael Bloomberg, I-594 requires virtually every firearm transfer in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-03/gun-vote-misfires
A Guy by any other name is just plain 'Gooey'

It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.? Bill Gates My father, who always encouraged his oldest child's self-improvement, once suggested I keep a dictionary nearby when I read...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/guy-any-other-name-just-plain
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer wins bidding war for Los Angeles Clippers

...of the deal said that Ballmer would have to ensure the team remains in Los Angeles.The former Microsoft CEO helped Bill Gates transform the company from a tiny startup with fewer than 40 employees and $12 million in annual revenue into the world's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-05-29/former-microsoft-ceo-steve-ba
Music by Turner: Not all shows cancel or cost too much

...McCartney's June 21 performance at Philips Arena in Atlanta to practically sell out even at prices that would make Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg wince twice.As we went to press, only single-seat tickets for $287.55 each were available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-30/music-turner-not-all-
Rants & Raves

...to help stem the outbreak and speed development of treatments and diagnostics. Where would we be without the likes of Bill Gates and his generosity? THERE ARE ALWAYS two sides to every story: The one who got caught and the one who didn't. Whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-30/rants-raves
Spurs extend 76ers' skid to 25 games

...added 15 and Elliot Williams had 14 for Philadelphia (15-56). ONE AND DONE: Adam Silver says he's heard the "Bill Gates theory" numerous times from critics over the last month: You shouldn't be required to attend college to become a millionaire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-24/spurs-extend-76ers-skid-25-ga