Shares for the Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba, opened at $92.70 a share on the New York Exchange last Friday. This made Alibaba the biggest initial public offering in U.S. History and Jack Ma, the co-founder of Alibaba, the richest man in China. (NPR) If you don’t know what Alibaba is, imagine an online company that […]

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The road to fame doesn’t always mean lavish cribs and flashy lifestyles. Many of America’s most beloved celebrities were born into poverty and had to face such hardships as homelessness, abusive parents, and wondering when they would eat their next meal. Despite these struggles, these celebrities persevered and grew to become some of our favorite […]