Carlos Slim ranks as world’s richest person for second year –

Businessmen do more good by creating jobs and wealth via investment “not by being Santa Claus,” Slim likes to say. “One should not seek exposure or applause for the things one does, but simply do them well for one’s own sense of accomplishment,” he once … View full post on santa claus – Bing News

Russia tightens Caucasus security, 3 bombs defused –

MOSCOW — Three bombs were defused in Russia’s violence-plagued North Caucasus on Sunday, a news agency reported, as authorities stepped up security days after militants shot dead five people. Police discovered the three bombs, containing an estimated 70 … View full post on santa claus – Bing News

Young Santa, other tales coming from William Joyce –

NEW YORK — Soon we’ll know the truth about Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny. At least, the early years. Award-winning author and filmmaker William Joyce is working on a new series of picture books and chapter books. In “The Guardians of … View full post on santa claus – Bing News

Operation Santa Claus Smashes Fundraising Target With a $13.37m Haul –

Bells were ringing and joy abounded today as the South China Morning Post and RTHK announced the $13,372,928 booty that was raised by their annual Operation Santa Claus charity fundraiser. Now in its 23rd year, Operation Santa Claus (OSC) has raised over … View full post on santa claus – Bing News