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Forbes Removes Article About Detransitioned Teenage Girl for Violation of Editorial Guidelines

Forbes has removed an article that was critical of a teenage girl who is speaking out about the dangers of child sex change surgeries and other procedures. “The story you reference was removed yesterday morning because it did not adhere to Forbes’ editorial guidelines,” Bill Hankes, a spokesman for Forbes, told The Epoch Times via…


Tiger Woods Joins Michael Jordan, LeBron James in Billionaire Club, Forbes Reports

Tiger Woods has joined Michael Jordan and LeBron James in a select group of elite athletes with a net worth of at least $1 billion, business magazine Forbes reported. Michael Jordan takes part in a ceremony honoring the 2020 NBA All-Star game at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, N.C., on Feb. 17, 2019. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)…


Messi Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Athletes List

Lionel Messi was the world’s highest-paid athlete over the last year, according to the annual Forbes list released on Wednesday that had the Paris Saint-Germain forward ahead of the NBA’s LeBron James and Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi earned $130 million, a figure which includes $55 million of endorsements, during the 12-month period ended May…


House Intel Committee Probes Potential Chinese ‘Malign Influence’ Over Forbes Merger

GOP lawmakers on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence are probing potential Chinese ownership and influence on business media outlet Forbes, which is planning to go public via a merger with a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). Then-Congressman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) initiated the investigation in late 2021 after Forbes’ announcement of its listing…


Forbes Removes Contributor After ‘Numerous’ Articles About Fauci

Forbes has cut off its association with a prolific contributor after he wrote a number of articles about Dr. Anthony Fauci. Forbes recently removed Adam Andrzejewski, founder and CEO of OpenTheBooks.com, as a contributor. Prior to the action, Andrzejewski had multiple stories on information that he and his group obtained regarding Fauci’s financial situation. Fauci, the…


Singer Rihanna Is Officially a Billionaire, Forbes Says

Pop star Rihanna’s net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion, making her the richest woman musician in the world, but her music is not the primary source of her wealth, Forbes magazine said on Wednesday. The Barbados-born singer, whose birth name is Robyn Fenty, derives an estimated $1.4 billion of her fortune from her 50…


China’s Property Giant Passes Away at the Age of 50

The Chinese billionaire entrepreneur who led the brokerage service in the worlds’ largest residential real estate market died of an unspecified illness on Thursday.


Donald Trump’s Net Worth Fell by Over $1 Billion During His Presidency

Former President Donald Trump’s net worth shrank by nearly one-third over his four years in the White House, according to the Forbes annual billionaire list. The Forbes roundup of the world’s richest individuals, published Tuesday, shows that Trump ranked at 1,299 with an estimated net worth of $2.4 billion in 2021. In 2017, Trump’s first year…