August 5, 2010

40 billionaires join Bill Gates in pledge to give away fortune

The Associated Press reports: "Forty wealthy families and individuals have joined Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett in a pledge to give at least half their wealth to charity." The billionaires include Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, media mogul Ted Turner and "Star Wars" creator George Lucas. Read more at seattlepi.com