Icahn's 'secretive' tax-deductible donations

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Icahn’s ‘secretive’ tax-deductible donations

When billionaire Carl Icahn revealed his new charitable organization on 1 January, he made a splash. But his move also drew a backlash from another U.S. billionaire, Warren Buffett, who asked Icahn to publicly…

NGO floats ambitious ocean clean-up project

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NGO floats ambitious ocean clean-up project

A new Seattle-based startup has taken seed funding from Tusk Ventures and billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen to pilot a project that will provide resources and electricity to six isolated small islands in the…

Read the Full Story: How the Housing Bubble Hit Home

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Read the Full Story: How the Housing Bubble Hit Home

The housing bubble of the mid-2000s will not burst again. That’s a line uttered by analysts and activists and government leaders who once focused on the prospect of another wave of foreclosures. They are…