Larry Ellison, Oracle CEO, Buys Lanai Island in Hawaii

Larry Ellison, Oracle CEO, Buys Lanai Island in Hawaii

Oracle co-founder CEO Larry Ellison will soon be the proud owner of Lanai, Hawaii's sixth-largest island. Seriously, he bought 98 percent of the thing.

The price? A relatively modest $500-600 million, according to reports.

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LeRoy Neiman Dies at 91

LeRoy Neiman Dies at 91

LeRoy Neiman, a prolific artist whose dynamically colored paintings and sketches honored heroic figures of sports and entertainment, died Wednesday.

He was 91. His New York-based publicist confirmed Neiman's death.

Posted in: R.I.P.
OctoLoan: Nadya Suleman Pitching Payday Loan Service!

OctoLoan: Nadya Suleman Pitching Payday Loan Service!

Somewhat fittingly and ironically at the same time, the insolvent Nadya Suleman has inked a deal to endorse a service offering high-interest cash loans.

Often called payday loans, 'cause they get you through 'til your next paycheck, after which you pay it back (with massive fees), the products are banned in some states.

Posted in: Nadya Suleman