3,000 Americans around the world renounced their citizenship last year. Meet five U.S. citizens who have given up their passports -- or are thinking about it -- to escape an overly complicated tax code.
Shannon Brown net worth: Shannon Brown is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $8 million dollars. Shannon Brown was born in Maywood, Illinois, and first made a name for himself playing high school basketball at Proviso East High School. His senior year, he was named Illinois Mr. Basketball and was […]Read more: Shannon Brown Net […]
Greg Miller net worth: Greg Miller is an American internet celebrity, video host, and former editor who has a net worth of $250 thousand dollars. Greg Miller was born in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and went on to graduate from the University of Missouri with a degree in Magazine Journalism. From there, he began his professional […]Read more: Greg Miller Net Worth […]
Sommore net worth: Sommore is an American actress and comedian who has a net worth of $750 thousand dollars. Sommore, also known as Lori Ann Rambough, was born in Trenton, New Jersey, and went on to graduate from Morris Brown College. She has appeared on multiple comedy specials, including "Def Comedy Jam" on HBO, "Showtime […]Read more: Sommo […]
Kate Ritchie net worth: Kate Ritchie is an Australian actress who has a net worth of $4 million dollars. Kate Ritchie was born in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia, and began acting when she was in elementary school. She made her debut as Molly in the mini-series, "Cyclone Tracy". From there, she was cast on […]Read more: Kate Ritchie Net Worth […]
Andy Ross net worth: Andy Ross is an American musician who has a net worth of $1.5 million dollars. Andy Ross was born in Worcester, Massachusetts and went on to attend college at Columbia University. While at Columbia, he began performing with the bands Unsacred Hearts and DraculaZombieUSA. He then went on to perform with […]Read more: Andy Ross Net Worth
Mark Worman net worth: Mark Worman is an American auto-body shop owner and reality television personality who has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars. Mark Worman was born in Springfield, Oregon, and dropped out of school during high school. He began working in an auto-body shop when he was in his teens, and went […]Read more: Mark Worman Net Worth
Freddy Dodge net worth: Freddy Dodge is an American gold miner and reality television personality who has a net worth of $400 thousand dollars. Freddy Dodge first came to national attention after appearing briefly on Seasons 1 and 2 of "Gold Rush", on the Discovery Channel. The series follows a group of men, most of […]Read more: Freddy Dodge Net W […]
Bennett Miller net worth: Bennett Miller is an English comedian, actor, and director who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. Bennett Miller was born in London, England, and grew up in Nantwich, Cheshire, England. He earned a degree in Natural Sciences from St. Catherine's College – Cambridge, and then began his Ph.D. work […]Read more: Bennett Miller […]
Angelababy net worth: Angelababy is a Chinese model, actress, and singer who has a net worth of $10 million dollars. Angelababy, also known as Angela Yeung and Yang Ying, was born in Shanghai, China, and spent her teenage years in Hong Kong. She began modeling professionally when she was 14 years old. She began her […]Read more: Angelababy Net Worth
Bryan Callen net worth: Bryan Callen is an American actor and comedian who has a net worth of $200 thousand dollars. Bryan Callen was born in the Philippines, and then went on to live in India, Lebanon, Pakistan, Greece, and Saudi Arabia. He then attended high school at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Massachusetts, and […]Read more: Bryan Callen Net Worth […]
A recent move by Sushi Yasuda, a high-end Japanese eatery in New York, to prohibit customers from leaving gratuities is prompting discussion about whether the no-tip movement could reach, well, a tipping point.
In March 1989, British scientist Tim Berners-Lee published a paper proposing an "information management" system for his laboratory. His supervisor, Mike Sendall, scrawled some brief comments on the cover: "Vague, but exciting."
Mar. 7 - Swiss concept car firm Rinspeed is showing off its latest prototype vehicle, a driverless car it says represents the future of transportation. The Rinspeed XchangE is a luxury car that leaves the job of driving to an onboard computer while passengers relax and enjoy the ride. Jim Drury reports.
Mar. 6 - A company in Poland is manufacturing coal-based pellets which it says could significantly reduce carbon emissions from the country's power-generating plants. The pellets combine coal with cleaner burning biofuel ingredients, producing a fuel that is just as efficient as conventional coal, but more environmentally friendly. Jim Drury has more. […]
Feb. 24 - A West Bank start-up is developing "hands off" motion interaction technology for use in computers and mobile phones. Despite the difficulties of operating in the Palestinian territories, the team is poised to become a rare West Bank tech success story. Jim Drury reports.
Feb. 25 - A flexible, energy-absorbent material called Armourgel has been adapted to help mitigate the impact of falls that often leave elderly people with broken bones. Armourgel's British designer says the material can be incorporated into conventional clothes, providing protection for fragile bodies falling on to hard surfaces. Jim Drury reports. […]
Jan. 22 - Researchers at Britain's University of Manchester believe their work on graphene, a material they call 'the wonder material of the 21st Century', will change the way we live. Graphene is 200 times stronger than steel but extremely lightweight and can conduct heat and electricity more efficiently than any other comparable material. Iv […]
Jan. 12 - A Brazilian agronomist and entrepreneur has developed a seed-planting system that promises to significantly boost the productivity of small farms. With a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mateus Marrafon is testing his design in the hopes of eventually commercializing it for use in developing nations around the world. Tara Cleary ha […]
Nov. 20 - Slovak engineer Stefan Klein says he's fulfilling his childhood dream, designing a flying car he hopes will soon be ready for commercialisation. Klein says he sees the greatest potential for his invention in countries with poor transport infrastructure. Rob Muir has more.
The real estate industry has ramped up its attack on rules making it harder to borrow, but its challengers face a big obstacle — mortgage restrictions are working exactly the way the government wants them to
LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) - Leading U.S. futures market operator CME has received regulatory approval from Britain's financial watchdog to launch a London-based derivatives exchange, the group said...
March 3 - Immigration has become a hot topic in Britain ahead of elections in 2015 but a new report by the Centre for Entrepreneurs shows they are crucial to the economy, responsible for starting one in seven UK companies. Hayley Platt talks to one migrant who came to England as a boy 42 years ago and is now a multi-million pound hotelier.
Mar. 11 - China's got big plans for Beidou, its homegrown version of the GPS navigation system. Jane Lanhee Lee reports on the rise of a technology with both commercial potential and military applications.