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Bill & Melinda Gates Source Is Spilling All the Tea About What Happened in the Weeks Leading Up to the Split Announcement

There’s some drama behind the scenes with Bill and Melinda Gates, who announced their split after decades of marriage just last week.

The couple – who had been married for 27 years – had already had a separation agreement in place when the news was announced, but now some tea is being spilled.

Click inside for what we learned…More Here! »

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Bill & Melinda Gates' Daughter Speaks Out in Response to Her Parents' Divorce News

Jennifer Gates, the eldest daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, is speaking out following the news that her parents are getting a divorce.

The philanthropists and entrepreneurs announced on Monday (May 3) that they are separating after 27 years of marriage.

The couple did not have a pre-nuptial agreement and details of their separation agreement have been revealed, including what will happen to their finances.

Click inside to see what Jennifer said in her statement… More Here! »

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Bill & Melinda Gates Enter Into Separation Agreement To Protect Own Finances Following Divorce Announcement

Bill and Melinda Gates announced their divorce earlier today and now, new details about their split are coming out.

According to People, the couple didn’t have a pre-nuptial agreement, and it’s been revealed that they’ve entered into a separation agreement which lays down rules about how they will handle finances going forward.

In the divorce petition filed, Melinda stated that “spousal support is not needed” but that the duo’s marriage is “irretrievably broken.”

“We ask the court to dissolve our marriage and find that our marital community ended on the date stated in our separation contract,” the statement reads from Melinda.

As far as their finances, filed an automatic temporary order setting financial restraints that will restrict both her and Bill‘s ability to dispose of property or make changes to insurance policies, except as agreed in writing or as ordered by the court.

Bill and Melinda will also each be responsible for their own future incurred debts, except as agreed in writing. They’ll both have access to all tax, financial, legal, and household records.

The couple married in 1994 and have three adult children: son Rory, and daughters Phoebe, and Jennifer.

Bill & Melinda Gates Announce Separation After 27 Years of Marriage

Bill Gates and Melinda Gates have announced they are separating.

In a statement posted to social media, the couple revealed that they will continue to work together, but have decided to end their marriage at this time.

“After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” the statement begins. “Over the last 27 years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives.”

It continued, “We continue to share a believe in that mission and will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives.”

“We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life.”

Bill and Melinda married in 1994 and share son Rory, and daughters Phoebe and Jennifer.

Together, they received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2016.

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Madonna Joins Bill & Melinda Gates in Effort to Find Cure Amid Pandemic

Madonna is joining the cause.

The “Like a Prayer” pop icon announced on Friday (April 3) that she is joining Bill and Melinda Gates in seeking a prevention or cure for the ongoing pandemic.

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“I’m joining the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation effort to find a drug that will prevent or treat COVID-19. We need this to protect our health workers, the most vulnerable, and all of our friends and families,” she said in a statement.

“I’m talking about this: I am so impressed by the work of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator’s urgent efforts to find new or existing drugs that could effectively prevent or treat the disease. Harnessing the strength and knowledge of the research community, the Accelerator’s critical scientific progress will inform how we end this pandemic and prevent future impact from the virus. I send enormous gratitude and strength to the courageous first responders, medical professionals and scientists who are protecting our communities, those suffering and our most vulnerable.”

Find out how other stars are helping out amid the pandemic.

Yara Shahidi Explains How Her Family Influenced Her Philanthropic Values

Yara Shahidi looks stunning on the cover of Town & Country‘s summer issue, on stands May 14th.

Here’s what the 19-year-old actress and activist had to share with the mag:

On Instagram and displaying joy: “I can say, my friends look great today, let’s take a picture’ and be equally concerned with issues globally. There’s a power in just displaying joy.”

On activism without borders: “My love of history, or even being socially engaged, stems from having, firsthand, people to care about around the globe and at a young age expanding my community beyond these fake borders we put on each other.”

On philanthropy as a family value: “I remember when we first got an investment banker, he would meet with me and my brother at 10 and seven. I think from the time I got my first check, you said [her mother, Keri], ‘You have three jars: You have savings, you have spending, and you have donating. What do you want to put in each jar? So it’s already kind of infrastructurally set up – you get, and then you give some.”

Town & Country‘s new issue also features Ava DuVernay, Melinda Gates and Christine Lagarde.

For more from the cover stars, visit

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