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Why The Rest Of America Can't Invest Like Buffett

Slate | Bethany McLean | Posted 10.31.2011 | Business

It's not even a week old, and Warren Buffett's deal to invest $5 billion of Berkshire Hathaway's money in Bank of America has already been dissected, ...

William Alden

Is Warren Buffett Betting Bank Of America Is Too Big To Fail?

HuffingtonPost.com | William Alden | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- The multi-billion dollar capital injection that Bank of America said it's getting from Warren Buffett's company is an extremely safe inves...

Warren Buffett: I Dreamt Up The BofA Deal While In The Bathtub

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

Warren Buffett is the third wealthiest man in the world. He also seems to like making market-shifting financial decisions while relaxing in the bath. ...

Obama Talks With Warren Buffett, Ford CEO In Preparation For Jobs Speech

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business

In preparation for a major jobs address to be delivered after Labor Day, President Obama spoke on the phone with Warren Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire ...

The Next Berkshire Hathaway?

nytimes.com | AZAM AHMED | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business

In a four-page letter, Christopher P. Mittleman, the chief investment officer at a small New York money manager, likens the embattled hedge fund billi...

WATCH: Buffett: 'People Need To Know What Fellas Like Me Pay In Taxes'

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business

Investment guru Warren Buffett gave a wide-ranging interview to Charlie Rose, which aired on Monday evening. He discussed the economy's prospects, the...

Buffett's Berkshire Bids Billions Billion For Insurer Transatlantic

AP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- A unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has bid $3.25 billion for insurer Transatlantic Holdings. Berkshire's National Indemni...

Buffett: GOP Threatening To 'Blow Your Brains Out' Over Debt Ceiling

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 09.06.2011 | Business

Republicans are playing a dangerous game by refusing to raise the debt ceiling, according to Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. "We raised the ...

Florida Home Reportedly Ransacked By Buffett-Linked Mortgage Firm

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 09.05.2011 | Business

Chris Boudreau of Brooksville, Florida says he is the unwilling recipient of a home makeover, courtesy of his mortgage company. 21st Mortgage Corpo...

'Megalomania, Insanity, And Evil' Caused Housing Bubble: Berkshire Exec

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 08.31.2011 | Business

Charles Munger, the always-quotable vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, wasn’t mincing words on Friday. “The bubble in America was caused by s...

World's Biggest DQ Opens

Anneli Rufus | Posted 01.10.2013 | Home
Anneli Rufus

Dairy Queen has just opened its largest-ever restaurant -- in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.Open as of this week, it's one of three Riyadh DQs set to launch before the end of June.

Lunch With This Man: $2.63 MILLION

Posted 08.11.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - A steak lunch at Smith & Wollensky in Manhattan starts at $36.50. The same lunch, eaten in the company of legendary investor Warren Bu...

Million-Dollar Bids To Have Lunch With Warren Buffett

Posted 08.06.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Ben Berkowitz) - Double-dip recession or not, people will still pay any price to have lunch with Warren Buffett. The annual charity a...

What Stocks Is Warren Buffett Buying?

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 07.16.2011 | Business

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have just released the latest holdings of U.S.-listed equities as of March 31, 2011 fo...

Warren Buffett To Cameo On 'The Office'

Posted 07.12.2011 | Entertainment

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Warren Buffett: New Boss On 'The Office'?!

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 07.10.2011 | Entertainment

Billionaire Warren Buffett is the latest to appear in the season finale of "The Office." Buffett will play an unnamed character who is interviewin...

Warren Buffett and the Boys of Wall Street

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 07.09.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

It's easy to like Warren Buffett. No financier has as long a track record or has garnered so much good press for so long as he has. Suddenly that's changed.

5 Things You Can Learn From Warren Buffett

AOL Small Business | CLINT GREENLEAF | Posted 07.06.2011 | Business

The "Oracle of Omaha" has plenty of advice to impart to entrepreneurs and investors alike. Clint Greenleaf, the founder and CEO of Greenleaf Book Grou...

Clint Greenleaf: 5 Things You Can Learn from Warren Buffett

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Clint Greenleaf | Posted 08.11.2011 | Small Business

This was my second year in Omaha for the most famous annual corporate meeting in the world. Berkshire Hathaway has been an American icon for years, an...

Lila Shapiro

After Bin Laden's Death, Wall Street Breathes Tentative Sigh Of Relief

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- On September 11, 2001, the financial services industry suffered heavy fatalities when New York's World Trade Center was destroyed by two h...

Buffett: Not Raising Debt Ceiling Would Be An 'Asinine Act'

Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

OMAHA, Nebraska (Ben Berkowitz) - Warren Buffett does not spend his time making stock research recommendations, but he is sure of one thing -- Ame...

Give Warren Buffett a Break and Fight the Real Enemy

Yashar Ali | Posted 07.01.2011 | Business
Yashar Ali

David Sokol's actions have also unfairly impugned the reputation of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.

Saki Knafo

Warren Buffett's Mistake: How The Saint Of Capitalism Damaged His Reputation

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 07.01.2011 | Business

Yesterday morning, thousands of shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway, one of the world’s most well-regarded companies, flocked to a convention hall in...

A Capitalism's 'Woodstock,' Buffett Will Face Down Scandal

Posted 06.29.2011 | Business

OMAHA, Nebraska (By Ben Berkowitz) - It could be the toughest weekend Warren Buffett has ever had. Tens of thousands of Berkshire Hathaway shar...

The Story Of The Berkshire Hathaway Sokol Scandal

Business Week | Paul M. Barrett | Posted 06.28.2011 | Business

Berkshire's harsh report intensifies the attention the Sokol affair has focused on the succession question at Berkshire, a company whose achievements ...