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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65

Kim Kulish/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Paul G. Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, died on Monday afternoon in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a statement from his family said. He was 65. “Paul Allen’s contributions to our company, our industry and to our community are indispensable,” Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said in a statement. “As co-founder of Microsoft, in …

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Mega Millions and Powerball lotteries now have $1 billion combined jackpot

Emilie Richardson/ABC News(NEW YORK) — Almost $1 billion in combined grand prize money could await lottery players with tickets for the Mega Millions and Powerball lottery games this week. The jackpot for Mega Millions has reached $654 million, with a cash option of $372.6 million, since no one claimed the jackpot last Friday night. The potential jackpot is the second …

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Melinda Gates shares the worst advice she never took

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Robin Hood(NEW YORK) — When Melinda Gates was in high school she received a gift from her father that would change her life: an Apple III computer. The Dallas native spent hours learning to code on her Apple III as a teen and it further solidified her love of math and science opening up the vast …

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