John Gilbert Getty’s death is yet another tragedy for family plagued by scandal, addiction and specter of kidnapping

“Well, we don’t know. He went to the bathroom. They broke down the door. And they got an ambulance. And he was taken to the hospital. They took him to a discreet place, which was out of the way, where they could put him in under a false name or something. And they just looked […]

Coronavirus digest: Red Cross warns of vaccine ‘fake news’

Pandemic profits: How some made billions during the COVID-19 crisis Elon Musk eyes top slot Elon Musk’s Tesla produces cars, but on the stock exchange, it gets treated like a tech high flier. Musk’s firm has profited from the market hype around tech stocks during the pandemic. A short while ago, the South African-born entrepreneur […]

UN warns of coronavirus surge in humanitarian needs

Pandemic profits: How some made billions during the COVID-19 crisis How rich can you get? Amazon founder Jeff Bezos (pictured with his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez in front of the Taj Mahal) is in a class of his own. His e-commerce company has done brisk business in the pandemic, seeing Amazon shares hit new records. Bezos […]