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Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg gives a speech during a ceremony to attribute "Philanthropies Awards for Global Tobacco Control" on the second day of the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health on March 18, 2015 in Abu Dhabi. Billionaire philanthropists Michael Bloomberg and Bill Gates launched the joint Anti-Tobacco Trade Litigation Fund to support developing countries passing tobacco-control laws in their legal battle with the industry giants.   (Credit: -/AFP/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Joins Bill Gates To Help Poorer Countries Fight Tobacco Industry

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is joining Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates to launch a fund to help low- and middle-income countries fight often long and expensive legal battles with the tobacco industry.

03/18/2015

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates speaks at the product launch of the new Windows XP operating system Oct. 25, 2001, in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Consumer Warning: Microsoft Windows XP Security Support Ends Tuesday

The clock is ticking on millions of holdouts still using Microsoft XP. The company will stop supporting the nearly 13-year-old operating system on Tuesday.

04/07/2014

Mayor Michael Bloomberg  (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Forbes: Bloomberg 13th Richest Person In The World

The magazine released its latest annual tally of billionaires on Monday. According to Forbes, Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s net worth as of March 2013 is $27 billion.

03/04/2013

Ann and Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Don’t Let Obama Convince You That American Success Is Bad

During the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.

10/22/2012

A impromptu shrine to Steve Jobs outside Apple store on Broadway (Photo credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Makeshift Memorials Pay Tribute To Steve Jobs Across Tri-State

People continue to leave flowers, candles and notes at the makeshift memorial in front of the Apple Store at 57th Street and Fifth Avenue.

10/06/2011

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks at a news conference - Palo Alto, CA - May 26, 2010 - Photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Pledges To Give Away Wealth

The social site’s founder was the latest to join Giving Pledge, an effort led by Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates and investor Warren Buffett to commit the world’s wealthiest people to step up their charitable donations.

12/09/2010

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Pledges To Give Away Half His Money

Forty wealthy families and individuals have joined Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett in a pledge to give at least half their wealth to charity.

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