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Mystery Silicon Valley Billionaire Buys $201 Million Life Insurance Policy

An unnamed Silicon Valley billionaire has purchased the world’s most valuable life insurance policy.

03/15/2014

View of counterfeit dollar notes seized by the Department of Criminology (Dirincri) during a presentation to the press in Lima on October 29, 2013. About four million dollars and 422 thousand Euros were seized by the Peruvian Police from a specialized criminal organization. AFP PHOTO/ERNESTO BENAVIDES (Photo credit should read ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Tom Steyer’s Big-Dollar Democracy

Phil Matier looks at the shift in politics on both sides of the aisle where large amounts of money are coming in from individuals with very specific agendas, but asks— is this Democracy?

02/18/2014

Ashton Kutcher In Talks To Play Steve Jobs In Biopic Role

Ashton Kutcher’s Next Role As Apple Founder, Steve Jobs

Ashton Kutcher is reportedly getting another role as an Internet billionaire. Kutcher has been cast as Steve Jobs in a movie about the late Apple co-founder…

04/01/2012

This home at 13310 La Paloma in Los Altos has reportedly sold for $100 Million. (CBS)

Los Altos Hills Home Becomes First Ever To Sell For $100 Million

A Russian billionaire investor has purchased a lavish, 25,500-square-foot mansion in Silicon Valley for $100 million, believed to be the most ever paid for a single-family home in the United States.

KPIX 5–03/31/2011