MGM: Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian dies at 98

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Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, has died. He was 98.

MGM Resorts International says Kerkorian died Monday.

He built the 30-story, 1,568-room International Hotel, the world's largest hotel when it opened in the late 1960s...