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the wealthiest nations in the world
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The narrative centers on Archer Milton Huntington, a philanthropist and stepson of a wealthy 19th-century railroad magnate, Collis P. Huntington.
Leighton Dorey IV, 39, was arrested early Wednesday in Idyllwild, a mountain town about 100 miles north of the wealthy San Diego County community where his father’s body was discovered the previous day.
Why isn’t there — now that this decades-old dream has come to fruition thanks to a $10 million county subsidy — an endowment coming from this wealthy community to properly run the museum and build a permanent collection?
In the Philippines, thousands of Filipinos are brought to the cities, suburbs, and wealthy households in the countryside as domestic help.
A summit of the leaders of the world’s wealthiest democracies has ended without a unanimous agreement on climate change, as the Trump administration plans to take more time to say whether the U.S. is going to remain in the Paris climate deal.
The final unofficial tally in Thursday’s election showed wealthy Republican businessman Greg Gianforte with 50.2 percent of the vote, compared to Democratic musician Rob Quist with 44.1 percent.
Saudi citizens have carried out suicide bombings in Iraq, and wealthy individuals from the Gulf have sent money to radical groups.
Despite his famous name, the wealthy businessman previously has gone after some establishment elements of the Democratic Party, including dismissing the power of an endorsement from the Cook County Democratic organization.
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: having a lot of money and possessions
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