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1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle
Despite the particularly Texan compulsion to spin a good yarn, the truth is that Lone Star politics can be an extended yawn.
What's the youngest age at which the death penalty should be applied?
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
4 hrs ago | Insider Monkey
Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway, in a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, revealed buying a significant amount of shares of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc .
4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
Toll Brothers has just released its Q4 and FY 2013 numbers, and I'm interested to see if this self-proclaimed American leader of luxury homes continues to recover from the housing crunch a few years ago.
4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
In May 2008 Warren Buffett gave a little noticed interview to the German weekly Der Spiegel in which he mentioned another German stock Berkshire Hathaway held besides Munich Re : Buffett: We have two different categories at Berkshire Hathaway.
7 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The Horsham, Pa., company said Tuesday that its land portfolio, community count growth and product diversification will help it grow in the new year, although it did not provide a specific forecast.
RJ and Sharon Dominic bought a new condo this year in the River Strand community to fulfill their dreams of warm Florida winters away from their home in Ocean View, Del.
Two community colleges are offering discounted tuition to some workers being laid off from the International Paper plant in Courtland.
Shares of Icahn Enterprises LP are falling in after-market trading Monday evening on the news that activist investor Carl Icahn and his company wants more cash and are selling shares in order to get it.
Cautious investor and businessman Prem Watsa built the Canadian insurance conglomerate Fairfax Financial , compounding its book value per share by 23% annually since he began it in 1985.
Warren Buffett's new real estate franchise brand, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, will convert 12 more Prudential Real Estate-affiliated brokerages, bringing the total number of firms committed to the 1-year-old network to 51. The new franchise brand gives Buffett - already a heavyweight in the residential real estate brokerage business, through ... (more)
In an effort to improve literacy education in Lawrence County before International Paper permanently shutters its Courtland mill next year, the facility announced today it is awarding a combined $10,000 in grants to two local middle schools.
The Health and Safety Executive, which prosecuted the company, has said it was lucky no one was killed in the accident in Saffron Wolden, Essex, in 2011.
This report is the result of extensive market research covering the institutional construction industry in Brazil.
Thanks to volunteer labor, first-time homeowner Eddie Hearld says his young family can move into their "fixer-upper" home much sooner than planned.
Burlington is distributing requested route and finance proposals to city managers throughout Alamance County who have met with Burlington officials and Transportation Planning Manager Mike Nunn about potentially investing in a multimunicipal public transit system.
The industrial sector has been pushed higher by aircraft manufacturer The Boeing Co., whose shares are up 79 percent this year.
Terry Godwin, a tall, thin man with a rough, graying beard, stood on a dusty catwalk in the Franklin Lumber Mill in southern Isle of Wight County.