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Melinda Gates calls her marriage to Bill 'irretrievably broken' in divorce filings, and says the couple are already separated

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Before they announced their plans to get divorced on Monday, Bill and Melinda Gates had already separated, according to divorce filings shared by TMZ .
Melinda officially filed for divorce on Monday, and said that her 27-year marriage to Bill was "irretrievably broken." Bill is listed as respondent to the filings, and signed the papers.
Microsoft cofounder Bill and philanthropist Melinda announced the upcoming divorce in matching tweets posted to their personal Twitter accounts Monday. The tweets said that the couple decided to end the marriage "after a great deal of...
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Bill Gates recently said one of his biggest regrets was not thanking Melinda more during their marriage

Bill Gates recently said one of his biggest regrets was not thanking Melinda more during their marriage

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bill and Melinda Gates announced Monday that they are separating after 27 years of marriage.
They announced their divorce with separate statements posted to Twitter, which said they "no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives."
Two years prior, they both appeared in a three-part Netflix documentary series called "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates," which primarily focused on Bill Gates' philanthropy work but also shed light on the former couple's decades-long relationship.
During one episode, the series director, Davis...
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Bill Gates listed the pros and cons of marriage on a whiteboard before eventually proposing to Melinda

Bill Gates listed the pros and cons of marriage on a whiteboard before eventually proposing to Melinda

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bill Gates listed the pros and cons of marriage on a whiteboard before proposing to his wife Melinda Gates.
In "Inside Bill's Brain," a Netflix three-episode series released in 2019, Melinda said she walked into Bill's bedroom and found him writing the list, CNBC first reported.
"Bill wanted to be married, but he didn't know whether he could actually commit to it and Microsoft," Melinda said in the documentary. In the footage, she began laughing at the memory of the whiteboard.
"I took the idea of marriage very seriously," Bill, who was 38 when he got married to...
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The Supreme Court ruled unanimously against police who seized a man's guns...

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously against police who seized a man's guns from his house without a warrant

Summary List Placement The US Supreme Court in a unanimous ruling Monday decided in favor of a Rhode Island man who sued after police seized his weapons without obtaining a... Read more ...

WeWork CEO responds after getting roasted for his comments that the 'least...

WeWork CEO responds after getting roasted for his comments that the 'least engaged' employees want to keep working from home

Summary List Placement WeWork's CEO has responded to the online backlash surrounding his comments on working from home. Sandeep Mathrani, who took the helm at the embattled... Read more ...

New York will drop its mask mandate for vaccinated people on Wednesday

New York will drop its mask mandate for vaccinated people on Wednesday

Summary List Placement New York state announced that it will end its wide-ranging mask mandate for vaccinated people beginning Wednesday. "Unvaccinated people should continue... Read more ...

Government help blunted the pandemic's financial fallout, but it still hit...

A Federal Reserve household survey underlined how much Americans with less formal education and minority groups struggled in the pandemic. Read more ...

Tankhouse plans mixed-use project at Clinton Hill gas station site

A former gas station in Clinton Hill that was once going to be developed by All Year Management has a new owner and a new plan. The development and design firm Tankhouse plans... Read more ...

How a Facebook engineer and a Microsoft engineer cofounded one of...

How a Facebook engineer and a Microsoft engineer cofounded one of California's top cannabis distributors

Summary List Placement Vince Ning and Jun Lee have been best friends since they were 13. In 2017, after years of working in software development in Silicon Valley, the duo... Read more ...

The 2 spreadsheets I used to grow my side business from $900 a month to over...

The 2 spreadsheets I used to grow my side business from $900 a month to over $10,000 a month in one year

Summary List Placement When the pandemic started a little over a year ago, it decimated my new business teaching in-person yoga and Reiki workout classes in New York City. From... Read more ...

Self-service, need for accuracy power data governance's momentum

Self-service, need for accuracy power data governance's momentum

An ESG report for Erwin by Quest found working plans for data governance are underway as part of larger digital transformation initiatives. Read more ...

Childish Gambino's ‘This Is America' Caught In Wave Of Music Copyright Lawsuits

Childish Gambino is the latest artist to face allegations of copyright infringement over a hit song. Read more ...

Rudy Giuliani attorneys cite communications with Trump in challenging...

Lawyers for Rudy Giuliani cited communications with then-President Donald Trump in a letter attacking the legitimacy of a 2019 search of his iCloud account. Read more ...