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Getting wealthy vs. creating wealth. Full story

Carlos Slim on Wealth & Happiness

   Carlos Slim has lost money from shares of America Movil, and according to estimates from Bloomberg and Forbes, Bill Gates is once again the richest man in the world, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

Bill Gates buys into British security firm G4S

LONDON (Reuters) - Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has increased his stake in G4S <GFS.L>, the world's biggest security firm, which is looking to bounce back from a blunder over its staffing of the London 2012 Olympics. Full story

Bill Gates leads $35 million investment in research network

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is leading a $35 million investment in ResearchGate, a Berlin-based network for scientists that ties into his interest in fighting disease. Full story

Chris’ list: The world’s richest people

Unfortunately, even if you win Powerball, you won't be as rich as these people! Full story

Bill Clinton:  Hillary hasn’t 'mentioned' running in 2016

   At the Peter G. Peterson Foundation’s 2013 Fiscal Summit in Washington, moderator, NBC’s Tamron Hall addressed “the elephant in the room” asking Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Former President Bill Gates who were sharing the stage, the question --    

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  Trading Microsoft's 52-Week High

CNBC's Becky Quick reports Bill Gates still thinks China piracy is a problem. And, Brent Thill, UBS analyst, has the play on Microsoft and the tech sector.

  Bill Gates inadvertently offends Koreans

In South Korea, it’s disrespectful to shake another person’s hand while your other hand is in your pocket, which is exactly what Bill Gates did during a meeting with South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  Kathie Lee and Hoda talk bedroom secrets

TODAY’s Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb chat about an article in Cosmo magazine that discussed several unknown facts about reaching climax with your partner (known on the Fourth Hour as “Poughkeepsie”).

  Microsoft legend fights to end polio

Bill Gates joins Morning Joe to discuss how he aims to eradicate the disease and talks about his global health mission.

  Bill Gates in the green room: His thoughts on education, health and Facebook

MSNBC.com's Richard Wolffe interviews Microsoft co-founder and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, about education improvement, working to improve the overall health of lower-income citizens, the polio vaccine program in Pakistan and the rise of Facebook and Google.

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Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett plays table tennis with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates in Omaha
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett plays table tennis with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates in Omaha

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett plays table tennis with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates in Omaha May 5, 2013 the day after company's annual meeting. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Microsoft Chairman Gates takes part in the "Investing in African Prosperity" panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills
Microsoft Chairman Gates takes part in the "Investing in African Prosperity" panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills

Bill Gates, Microsoft Chairman and Co-Chair and Trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, takes part in a panel discussion titled "Investing in African Prosperity" at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2013. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas

Bill Gates speaks during Peterson Institute 2013 Fiscal Summit on Facing the Future in Washington
Bill Gates speaks during Peterson Institute 2013 Fiscal Summit on Facing the Future in Washington

Bill Gates speaks during Peterson Institute 2013 Fiscal Summit on Facing the Future in Washington, May 7, 2013. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates arrive to play bridge in Omaha
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates arrive to play bridge in Omaha

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates arrive to play bridge in Omaha May 5, 2013 the day after company's annual meeting. REUTERS/Rick Wilking