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Tim Draper on 'Real Biz With Rebecca Jarvis'
Founding partner of venture capital firms Draper Associates and DFJ, Tim Draper, joins Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis.
US, Others Call for Rapid Phase-out of Heat-Trapping HFCs
The United States and other countries are ramping up pressure on world leaders to quickly phase out the use of a chemical contributing to global warming
Trudeau, Gates Raise Billions for AIDS, TB and Malaria Fight
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a record $12.9 billion has been raised for The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria over the next three years
TED Conference Creator in $10M Lawsuit Over Sale of Spinoff
The man who created the TED conference is embroiled in a $10 million legal dispute over the sale of a TED spinoff that focuses on medicine
Russian Oligarch Leads Art Donation to Paris Museum
An exhibition with more than 250 works of Russian and Soviet art, donated by one of Russia's richest oligarchs, opened Tuesday at the Pompidou Center in Paris
New Medical Breakthrough After $220 Million Raised for ALS in Ice Bucket Challenge
Researchers have discovered the gene NEK1 has a connection to ALS, which could pave the way for future treatment.
Prince Harry, Elton John Join Forces at International AIDS Conference
Prince Harry today implored his generation to take leadership in the battle against HIV , just like his late mother, Princess Diana , did 25 years ago. Harry made the call in a speech at the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, where he was joined by Sir Elton John . “When my
Women's Only Poker Tournament a Bet on Career Advancement
“If it takes poker for women to realize that they are stronger together, then let there be more poker,” entrepreneur Georgie Benardete said, half-way through a recent game. Benardete was one of 55 CEOs, entrepreneurs, artists and businesswomen from various industries invited to play at a women’s
How My 93-Year-Old Grandfather Became My Dad
I used to be jealous of all my friends who were close with their fathers growing up. For years, I watched and was invited to baseball games, dinners and even high school sporting events as my buddies all leaned on their dads for friendship and support. I never had that. My dad wasn’t around much