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Elon Musk’s space race deals could make him ‘world’s first trillionaire’

Elon Musk’s space race deals could make him the world’s first trillionaire, say experts. The tech guru, who owns SpaceX, is already the wealthiest person on the planet, worth an estimated £175billion. Analyst Adam Jones, from investment bank Morgan Stanley, said: "More than one client has told us if Elon Musk were to become the […]

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Elon Musk sends his fans into meltdown as billionaire ‘confirms he’s an alien’

SpaceX supremo Elon Musk has sent his fans into meltdown after confirming he is in fact an alien – and it's the third time he's made the startling admission. The bombshell announcement was made by the Tesla CEO himself on Twitter in an exchange with fans. Twitter page 'Tesla Owners of Silicon Valley' shared a […]

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Elon Musk snaps at space fans mocking Richard Branson’s ‘ugly’ kitchen

Elon Musk has snapped back at fans mocking Sir Richard Branson's kitchen for being "ugly". On Sunday, the Virgin founder and tycoon successfully completed the world's first fully crewed flight into space. The VSS Unity spacecraft returned the Spaceport America runway in New Mexico at about 4.40pm (UK time) after the four-minute flight into orbit. […]

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Opinion | Why Elon Musk Has a Lower Tax Rate Than You

This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It’s not every week that the national discourse catches fire over tax policy. The match, of course, was the investigation ProPublica published on Tuesday of anonymously leaked tax documents that revealed that the 25 richest […]

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Elon Musk warns ‘people will probably die’ on ‘glorious’ SpaceX mission to Mars

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Elon Musk has warned a "bunch of people will probably die" during SpaceX's initial voyages to Mars. The Tesla billionaire made the comment during an interview with Peter Diamandis, founder of the X Prize Foundation, a non-profit […]

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How Jeff Bezos went from cramped garage to world’s richest man in 27 years

Jeff Bezos went from working in a cramped garage to becoming the richest person in the word in less than three decades. After announcing he will be stepping down as Amazon's chief executive some 27 years after founding the online marketplace. Before creating Amazon, Bezos, 57, had a stable job at a hedge fund. He […]