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GoFundMe for Kylie Jenner looks to boost her into billionaire status

Comedian Josh Ostrovsky has started a GoFundMe page to raise the remaining $100 million that will catapult the youngest of the Jenner/Kardashian siblings into the billionaire stratosphere.

Yankees top Forbes’ most valuable franchise list

The New York Yankees are the most valuable franchise in baseball at an estimated value of $4 billion, according to Forbes.

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos becomes first $100B mogul on Forbes list

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has become the first person to amass a fortune surpassing $100 billion in Forbes magazine’s annual ranking of the world’s moguls.

NBA agent killed in Colorado crash; 5-year-old son injured

Colorado authorities say longtime NBA agent Dan Fegan died in a car crash Sunday. He was 56.

From atop a Pullman bar to Forbes

College Hill Custom Threads was recently named one of 15 finalists in the running to win one of Forbes’ first-ever Main Street Awards. The winners will be featured on …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 9:06 a.m.

Making sense of the numbers: College rankings in perspective

Research suggests rankings have a significant impact on where students apply to college, regardless of whether they fully understand what each ranking system measures. But the rankings don’t tell the …

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 10:21 p.m.

Forbes: Wenatchee one of nation’s best places to retire

The not-so-hush-hush secret of Wenatchee as a retirement mecca was recently trumpeted nationwide.

Jennifer Lawrence tops Forbes’ list of highest-paid actresses

Despite a drop in earnings this year, Jennifer Lawrence has been named the world’s highest-paid actress for the second year in a row.

Taylor Swift tops Forbes’ list of highest-paid celebs

Taylor Swift tops Forbes’ annual list of the 100 highest-paid celebrities with $170 million.

Forbes: Former richest self-made US woman now worth nothing

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Steve Ballmer tops list of world’s richest sports-related figures

NEW YORK – Michael Jordan and two other NBA owners have reached new heights, making Forbes world list of billionaires. Forbes released its list on Monday and noted that Jordan’s …

Combined net worth of America’s richest rises

NEW YORK — Life is good for America’s super wealthy. Forbes on Monday released its annual list of the top 400 richest Americans. While most of the top names and …

Gates, Buffett again top Forbes’ billionaires list

NEW YORK — Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates remains the nation’s richest man by far, as the tech and philanthropy giant took the top spot on the Forbes 400 list …

Quintrall: BBB, Forbes don’t see eye to eye about Spokane

The lists compiled by Forbes magazine often seem to cast Spokane in a bad light. We were previously painted as a scam capital, and now we rank at the bottom …

Alleged schemes and scams tarnish region’s image

When it rains, it pours, and we’re not talking about the weather. Reports of alleged misdeeds by Inland Northwest residents spill deluge-like from federal and state courthouses.

Area slips in best business cities list

Spokane ranks 29th in the new Forbes magazine list of the 200 Best Cities for Business and Careers, falling from ninth in the 2008 list. Coeur d’Alene slipped from 21st …