"There was an affair almost 20 years ago which ended amicably," said a spokesperson for Gates. "Bill's decision to transition off the board was in no way related to this matter."
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the third-largest funder of the WHO, said it expects the U.N. to lead a thorough investigation into the accusations of sexual abuse by doctors working for the organization as soon as possible.
Bill and Melinda Gates announced their divorce last week and The Wall Street Journal reports that the separation of the 25-year marriage has been in the works since at least 2019.
Parody Tinder accounts pretending to be the newly single tech mogul have emerged following the announcement of Bill and Melinda Gates' divorce.
According to court filings, Bill and Melinda Gates seem to have written up an agreement on how to split their numerous assets as they prepare for their divorce.
Melinda filed an automatic temporary order restricting her and Bill's ability to sell property or change insurance policies.
One QAnoner speculated Melinda "is probably not going to be alive for much longer" because she knows too much about Bill's "evil plans."
Bill Gates and Ann Winblad remained so close after their breakup that Bill reportedly asked her for permission to marry Melinda.
After Bill and Melinda announced the end of their 27-year marriage Monday night, Twitter users discussed what ended longterm relationships in their own lives.
In a 2017 Reddit "Ask Me Anything" post on the social network, Gates said that his children would each inherit $10 million each.
Bill and Melinda Gates announced their divorce Monday, as we look back at their marriage and their substantial holdings together.
"After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage," the couple said in a statement.
"The archangels are working with him," the pastor said of Trump's "assignment" from God.
"This pandemic billionaire wealth surge is a grotesque milestone after three decades of wealth steadily flowing to the top," said Chuck Collins of the Institute for Policy Studies.
Widespread solar geoengineering is only likely to be used in the future if significant regions of the planet become too warm to be habitable, an expert said.
A story claiming a person named Bill Gates was detained by police in relation to a "knife incident" has circulated on social media this week. Here's what we know.
Formed in 2013, Evolv's technology uses sensors and artificial intelligence (AI) to screen people as they enter buildings or venues, pitched as an alternative to metal detectors.
Billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is no stranger to conspiracy theories and speculation about the projects he funds. Twitter users claim Gates' involvement with a solar geoengineering project is nefarious.
Elon Musk has made an estimated $1 billion betting on Bitcoin, but Bill Gates warns that anyone with less money than the electric carmaker should "probably watch out." Both billionaires have a point.
The government always has a hard time targeting exactly the people who are in need, and particularly if you're designing programs very quickly," the Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist said.
Bill Gates has long been the victim of conspiracy theories. While most of those theories focus on his wealth, power or work on vaccines, one of the stranger claims went viral on the internet this week.
The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist discussed Tesla, bitcoin and the U.S. handling of the COVID pandemic on the invitation-only app. Here's what you may have missed.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gave $1 million to boost something called "Equitable Math," which aims to strip white supremacy from classrooms.
The billionaire philanthropist said green energy was not to blame for the widespread blackouts that hit Texas last week as its power grid faltered.
Gates told Fox: "If we have this idealistic generation and this wonderful goal, we need a plan, and my experience could help contribute to that plan."
New York butcher Lobel's says the Colorado congresswoman was "unauthorized" to use an image from its website.
The former Minnesota governor called out the financial system and claimed capitalism's flaws were being exposed.
The multi-billionaire philanthropist has praised Anthony Fauci and Francis Collins after Joe Biden appointed them to his COVID taskforce.