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1 hr ago | Detroit Free Press

Rosa Parks' heirs and institute gain from estate sale

It has been hidden from view since her death in 2005 at age 92. But this week's sale of the estate of civil rights icon Rosa Parks -- including her Congressional Medal of Freedom -- was a relief to lawyers and family members locked in an eight-year court fight, said the attorney for Parks' heirs.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI

5 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

DaVita HealthCare Partners is a Great Business With Solid Growth Potential

Healthcare is a scary sector for many value investors. It sounds complicated - and often is.


Related Topix: Davita, Dialysis, Medicine, Health, Kidney Cancer, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare

8 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate: Warren Buffett's Next Big Thing

Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate may not ring a bell, but it turns out Warren Buffett is all for trying to help you buy or sell a home.


Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Home, Home Selling, Housing

12 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Profiting From the Ashes of Warren Buffett's Big Mistake

Warren Buffett is regarded as one of the world's greatest investors. However, even great investors make mistakes, and Buffett is no different.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

15 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Tim Hortons Coffee Can't Perk Up Burger King

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Mozilla, Life, Fast Food

19 hrs ago | Todmorden Today

Elland company in joint venture with Indian manufacturer

Elland based company Bond It has entered into a joint venture agreement with one of India's fastest growing manufacturers of pipes and piping systems.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Warren Buffett

He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century. Buffett is the primary shareholder , chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people.


Related Topix: Berkshire Hathaway , Insurance, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Business Wire, Startups, Empire Group, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Daily Herald

Buffett's Burger King financing includes warrant for 1.75% stake

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s $3 billion of financing for Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s planned takeover of Tim Hortons Inc. gives billionaire Warren Buffett the option to buy a 1.75 percent stake in the combined company.


Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Food, Heinz H J, Canada,

The Heartland Institute

Warren Buffett Knows Less Government Means More Economic Activity

The Buffett Rule is part of a tax plan proposed by President Barack Obama in 2011.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

News Max

Warren Buffett Betrays America

It must have been a bitter moment for President Barack Obama when he got the news that his favorite economic guru not only doesn't like paying taxes but hates America.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tim Hortons, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

USA Today

Facts you should know about billionaire Warren Buffett

Investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett is widely regarded as one of the wealthiest and most influential people in the world.


The New Zealand Herald

As stocks rise, so does anxiety: Time to get out?

The market has nearly tripled in a little over five years, and with each record close, the temptation grows to take your winnings and flee.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, 9

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WBAY-TV Green Bay

In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11

10, 2013 file photo, the Tribute in Light rises above buildings during a test in New York.


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APNewsBreak: Buffett heir buys Rosa Parks archive

Ground teams planned to resume searching Thursday for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia, according to a Virginia State Police spokeswoman.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Family, Teenagers, New York

Brandon Sun

Rosa Parks' long-unseen archives bought by Warren Buffett heir's foundation

Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett.


Related Topix: Associated Press, Montgomery, AL

Seeking Alpha

Fair Isaac Corp. - My Forever Stock - Would Warren Buffett Invest With A Moat This Wide?

A spin-off of the Credit Scores Unit would give investors a pure-play investment opportunity in a See's Candy like Business.


Related Topix: Startups, Fair Isaac, Software

Regina Leader Post

Tim Hortons shares post biggest one-day fall in a year as investors digest Burger King deal

Analysts note Tim Hortons' stock may move sideways for a number of months as some investors wait to see how the deal progresses.


Related Topix: Tim Hortons

Silicon Alley Insider

Warren Buffett Has Some Brilliant Advice For Investors Freaked Out About Geopolitics

Every day, there's a new worrisome headline coming out of Russia, Iraq, Libya, the Gaza Strip, or any of the world's other geopolitical hotspots.


Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East

The Day

Buffett puts $3B wager on Burger King takeover

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett got his entrepreneurial start at age 7, buying six-packs of Coke for a quarter, then hawking the beverages for a nickel apiece on hot summer nights.


Related Topix: Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, CocaCola, Food, See's Candies, Life, Candy

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Four traps wrecking your retirement

Paul A. Merriman is the founder of Merriman LLC, an investment advisory firm in Seattle, WA.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets