Tens of thousands of students across the world are taking part in #schoolstrike4climate, a mass protest movement aimed at forcing politicians into action on climate change.
The marquee names joined Lionel Messi, Neymar and Conor McGregor in the top five of ESPN's World Fame 100, but the list saw only three women rank in the top hundred.
Democrat Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has told an audience at the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference that we should not be fearful of automation replacing jobs en masse.
After criticisms that it was allowing anti-vaccination misinformation to flourish and circulate on the platform, Facebook has announced it is taking steps to bury content from anti-vaxxers.
Abigail Disney, a filmmaker and activist, told CNBC's Squawk Box: "CEOs in general are paid far too much".
Blockbuster was once a retail colossus with more than 9,000 outlets in the US alone back in 2004. Now it is close to oblivion, with only a single store in Bend, Oregon, still operating.
A recent report in The New Yorker about the blurred lines between Fox News and the Republican Party has prompted the Democrats to spurn it as a host for the party's 2020 primary election.
Forbes has released its annual billionaires list, with Jenner becoming the youngest self-made billionaire ever.
Each year Google completes an audit of its compensation and this year's instalment has resulted in it increasing the wages of more men than women.
Elon Musk's aerospace company is a step closer to launching its recreational space flights after its capsule, Dragon, successfully docked at the International Space Station (ISS).