In reaching the billionaires' club at age 36, James achieved something even Michael Jordan didn't do during his playing career.
"It's hard to get excited about billionaires lighting their money on fire when the planet is headed toward extinction," tweeted writer Molly Knight.
The billionaire Republican donor said he usually tries to stay "behind the scenes" and "keep it quiet" when donating to political figures.
On Wednesday, Buffett also announced that he will resign as the trustee at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. His resignation comes less than two months after the billionaire couple announced their divorce.
"Hey Jeff," said one of the hecklers. "Do you feel bad when your Amazon workers die in the warehouse sometimes?"
The 56-year-old was killed alongside four others when their Airbus AS350 B3 chopper crashed near the Knik Glacier in Alaska on Saturday night.
Kylie Jenner continues to be lambasted for her meek $5,000 contribution to her friend's GoFundMe.
Meanwhile, the former president also has nearly $600 million in debt that's coming due within the next four years.
Senator Warren unveiled a new proposal on Monday that would tax wealthy Americans with a net worth upward of $50 million.
GM's electronic vehicle push; remembering the co-founder of Friendly's; and why enhanced unemployment benefits are a good thing.
"This is what a midlife crisis looks like," Perry wrote in a post on social media that has whipped up a frenzy among the billionaire's fans.
The 651 billionaires gained a combined $1.06 trillion—more than the cost of sending $3,000 stimulus checks to every American.
The powerhouse actor, writer and director arranged the giveaway through his production company, Tyler Perry Studios.
The wealth of Tesla chief executive Elon Musk skyrocketed 277 percent from March to October. Meanwhile, almost 62 million Americans lost work between March 21 and September 19.
Recent polls suggest that Joe Biden already has a narrow advantage over President Donald Trump in the key southern battleground state.
Forbes announced Perry made the list with a reported $1 billion net worth.
Perry has joined other Hollywood billionaires like Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg and George Lucas.
The media mogul has caused some upset for her comments which she made in an episode of her series, "The Oprah Conversation."
It was reported this week that Kardashian West, 39, is due to reach billionaire status following the sale of a $200 million stake in her beauty brand KKW.
The rapper posted a picture of flowers and vegetables on Twitter to celebrate his wife's new billionaire status.
Billionaire wealth in America has increased 20 percent since the beginning of the pandemic.
Elton John announced that Dorsey was matching his EJAF's million dollar contribution in COVID relief.
Musk tweeted that he was selling almost all his possessions before writing out lyrics from the national anthem.
U.S. billionaires' collective fortunes increased $282 billion during the peak of the coronavirus lockdown.
Sheldon Adelson, whose wealth is estimated at $39.2 billion, is one of the Republican Party's most prominent donors.
"He is a threat because he's already dropped $400 million in this campaign," said the Massachusetts senator.
The billionaire businessman has spent about $418 million on television ads, which is about $100 million more than all of the other Democratic contenders combined.
"I still do not think he is the best candidate for our country," the Democratic presidential candidate noted.