China's gender pay gap has widened dramatically over the past two decades, just as female boardroom participation has dropped
On Saturday, the popular website Nutelladay.com and its social-media channels will go dark in response to Ferrero's cease-and-desist letter
For gaining State Department insights, Fox News' James Rosen had e-mails and phone records searched and was labeled an "aider and abettor and/or co-conspirator"
Yahoo's purchase of the hip media company is a feather in the cap of the Big Apple's tech community
The failed bank seeks added payments for derivatives contracts that were unwound after it filed for bankruptcy
The Cantabrian capital's digital nervous system cuts costs
The ousted Groupon founder says he's recorded a seven-song instructional album for young people. Here are some covers for inspiration
Looking for ethics? Set your GPS to Notre Dame or BYU
Quit-smoking apps get hot in a $1 billion market
Thomas F. Frist Jr.
How'd he get so rich? Along with his father, Thomas Frist Sr., he was co-founder of privately held Hospital Corp. of America. The former flight surgeon built HCA into the nation's largest for-profit hospital management company by agglomerating hospitals across the country to take advantages of economies of scale. In 1994, HCA merged with Columbia Healthcare to form the world's largest hospital company. Frist has a net worth estimated at $1.7 billion.
Learn more about HCA.