Coming in at around $86 billion, Bill Gates has ridden his Microsoft MSFT, -0.23% fortune straight to the top of the Forbes list of the world’s richest men. Then again, the business magazine doesn’t take into account the world leaders and “dictators who derive their fortunes entirely as a result of their position of power.” If it did, there’d likely be a new top dog, according to reports that revisited the idea that Vladimir Putin’s net worth, virtually impossible to measure, tops $200 billion. International Business Times triggered the latest round of speculation when it resurfaced various guesses as to the degree of Putin’s riches. One source said it’s only about $40 billion, while another
Kain Blackwing, 47, faces fresh charges for solicitation for aggravated murder, conspiracy to commit aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder, according to court records obtained by PEOPLE. Blackwing has yet to enter a plea to the new charges, which were filed on Thursday. On Sept. 19, 2014, just four days before the start of his trial, two of Blackwing’s purported wives — Raven Blackwing, 24, and Tylynn Southwick, 21 — broke into the girl’s home, intent on suffocating her, according to the court documents.
As Louisville coach Rick Pitino was making his way into the locker room at halftime of the Cardinals’ loss at North Carolina on Wednesday night, he had to be moved along by multiple people. Pitino seemed to be visibly angered with what appeared to be a heckling fan. Here’s the video, via ESPN. Something quite clearly catches Pitino’s ear, and he looks ready to rumble almost immediately. According to ESPN sideline reporter Maria Taylor, a fan yelled, “Pitino, you suck!” and that is what prompted this reaction from the 64-year-old coach. The fan was ejected, according to Taylor. Here’s a shorter version, with crowd audio, from the game. Via Sports Illustrated’s Jonathan Jones. We will update