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  1. Warren Buffett: Elizabeth Warren should be 'less angry'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    Warren Buffett Says Elizabeth Warren Is Too 'Angry' And 'Violent' With Rich People - In an interview Monday morning with CNBC, Berkshire Hathaway CEO and billionaire Warren Buffett was asked what he thinks of Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her views of Wall Street.

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  2. Bill Gates tops Forbes rich listRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... on Monday. Mexico telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim Helu ranked second, worth $77.1 billion, while Berkshire Hathaway Inc chief Warren Buffett was third, at $72.7 billion. Amancio Ortega, the Spanish founder of Inditex SA, which includes clothing ...

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  3. Mark Zuckerberg gets social with telecomRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Internet access around the world is if telecom companies also share in the wealth. Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owned 2.5% of General Motors shares at the end of 2014, said in a CNBC interview today that he isn't backing the push for an ...

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  4. Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list, Michael Jordan joinsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... said yesterday. Mexico telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim Helu ranked second, worth $77.1bn, while Berkshire Hathaway Inc chief Warren Buffett was third, at $72.7bn. Amancio Ortega, the Spanish founder of Inditex SA, which includes clothing ...

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  5. Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti ranked as 244th-richest American on Forbes' listRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... ears. Microsoft chairman Bill Gates ranked atop the list for the 22nd year in a row at $79.5 billion, and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett ranked second with $72 billion.

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  6. Warren Buffett criticizes Keystone XL delay, says U.S. 'thumbing nose' at CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett gestures during an interview with Liz Claman on the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb, May 5, 2014. Buffett says he would have approved the Keystone XL project, designed to move oilsands bitumen from Alberta to refineries on the Gulf Coast.THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Nati Harnik WASHINGTON - The Keystone XL pipeline got an emphatic endorsement Monday from a powerful backer of President Barack Obama who questioned the handling of the file.

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  7. 9 Companies Warren Buffett should consider buyingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    The Berkshire Hathaway CEO made it clear in his annual letter to shareholders Saturday that his firm is still looking to buy more companies. He wrote that Berkshire is "a sprawling conglomerate, constantly trying to sprawl further" and listed the criteria that he and vice chairman Charlie Munger use to determine if an acquisition is a good fit.

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  8. Berkshire Hathaway fourth-quarter results dropRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s net income for the fourth quarter of 2014 dropped 16.6% from that of the same period a year earlier to $4.16 billion in large part due to a drop in investment gains and derivative losses, Omaha, Nebraska-based conglomerate reported Saturday. Operating income generated by underwriting in its insurance operations - which include Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group, General Reinsurance, a group of primary insurers as well as personal automobile insurer GEICO - dropped 51.5% to $191 million.

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  9. Ira Stoll on Warren Buffett's Economic ContradictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    In the 50 years since Warren Buffett took over Berkshire Hathaway, the per-share market value has increased 1,826,163 percent, or a compounded annual gain of 21.6 percent, Buffett reports in his annual letter to shareholders, which was released over the weekend. It's a remarkable record, and reason enough to give Buffett's annual letter a careful read.

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  10. Timber! Lumber Liquidators gets mulchedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... was made using wood with higher levels of formaldehyde to save the company 15%. Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owned 2.5% of General Motors shares at the end of 2014, said in a CNBC interview today that he isn't backing the push for an $8 ...

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  11. Internet bubble survivor tells his storyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... he says. "(Investors) see those types of manias many every 30, 40 or 50 years." Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owned 2.5% of General Motors shares at the end of 2014, said in a CNBC interview today that he isn't backing the push for an $8 ...

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  12. The Sage of Omaha Emerges Over 50 Years As Sometimes CluelessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Sun

    In the 50 years since Warren Buffett took over Berkshire Hathaway, the per-share market value has increased 1,826,163%, or a compounded annual gain of 21.6%, Mr. Buffett reports in his annual letter to shareholders, which was released over the weekend. It's a remarkable record, and reason enough to give Mr. Buffett's annual letter a careful read.

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  13. Bill Gates tops 2015 Forbes Magazine rich listRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates has remained on top of the widely-watched Forbes List of the ten richest people in 2015, leaving Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helu in second place for the second year in a row. According to the 2015 Forbes List released on Monday, Bill Gates' net worth rose to $79.2 billion from $76 billion a year earlier, putting the Microsoft founder at the top for the 16th year in the last 21. Mexico telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim Helu ranked second, at $77.1 billion, while Warren Buffett, chief of US investment firm Berkshire Hathaway, was third at $72.7 billion.

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  14. Buffett backs Barra, not push for GM share buybackRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns a sizable chunk of General Motors stock, said he "totally disagrees" with putting short-term investors on the board and he isn't pushing for the $8 billion stock Buffett backs Barra, not push for GM share buyback Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns a sizable chunk of General Motors stock, said he "totally disagrees" with putting short-term investors on the board and he isn't pushing for the $8 billion stock Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BzD4vF File photo of investor Warren Buffett in Omaha at an event to raise money for the Girls Inc., charity.

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  15. Forbes Billionaires list puts Hillman at the top of list from Pittsburgh regionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... the list is Bill Gates, who at 59 is worth $79.2 billion. No. 3 is Warren Buffett, the 84-year-old CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, who is worth $72.7 billion. Buffett's partner in the H.J. Heinz acquisition,...

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  16. Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett sees Airbnb in shareholders' futureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... for Airbnb, the sharing economy and the real estate industry. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." Berkshire Hathaway CEO and chairman Warren Buffett , typically a technophobe, surprised many in his annual letter to shareholders this weekend by ...

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  17. Warren Buffett basks in sweet success of See's, Bay Area dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, has plenty to smile about when he reviews his investment successes at Wells Fargo, See's Candies and Bank of America, to mention just a few. Wells Fargo , See's Candies and Bank of America all made appearances as Buffett reflected on the company's success last year as well as the past half century when he and Charlie Munger took the reins.

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  18. Carol Loomis Grades Her Friend Warren Buffett: How Does A 1,826,163% Stock Rise Sound?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Most companies put out one annual report. Berkshire Hathaway in effect posted two today, which when printed will have just one gold-colored cover, signifying a Golden Anniversary.

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  19. Warren Buffett's Letter To Shareholders Only Hints At SuccessorRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    There's long been speculation about who will take the reins as CEO of Berkshire Hathaway when Warren Buffett steps down. This weekend, that speculation continued as Buffett repeated that he had identified his successor.

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  20. Warren Buffett's ideal companies to invest inRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    The Berkshire Hathaway CEO made it clear in his annual letter to shareholders Saturday that his firm is still looking to buy more companies. He wrote that Berkshire is "a sprawling conglomerate, constantly trying to sprawl further" and listed the criteria that he and vice chairman Charlie Munger use to determine if an acquisition is a good fit.

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