Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans
DAVOS, Switzerland - An Oxfam analysis released today underscores the stark gulf between the super-rich and everyone else.
Presenting the data at the annual gathering of the global political and business elites in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, Oxfam says just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, own as much wealth as 3.6 billion people.
It's urging leaders to do more than pay lip-service to the problem.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Cats rescued from disgusting home in Denham Springs
Strawberry farmers try to save crop amidst freezing temperatures
Suspected LSU robber gets second armed robbery charge
Martin Luther King Memorial Highway established in Port Allen
Gas line repaired in East Iberville after weekend line rupture