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News about Warren Buffett continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 min ago | 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.

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

3 hrs ago | 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.

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

7 hrs ago | 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.

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

14 hrs ago | 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.

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19 hrs ago | 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.

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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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Related Topix: Air Accidents

KAUZ

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

Wed Aug 27, 2014

MarketWatch

Four traps wrecking your retirement

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

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets

NewsBusters.org

In Rush to Condemn Burger King, 'Hardball' Host Makes Whopper of a Factual Error

In his rush to flame-broil Burger King as an unpatriotic fast-food joint looking to skip out on paying its taxes to Uncle Sam, MSNBC Hardball host Chris Matthews sought to enlist the famously pro-free market, pro-capitalism Wall Street Journal.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, US News, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat

TheStreet.com

Ackman's Pershing Square a Quiet Winner in Burger King's Tim Hortons Bid

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Related Topix: Tim Hortons, Mozilla, Life, Food, Fast Food

Forbes.com

Warren Buffett Is A Tax Avoider. Good For Him.

Tax Analysts is the leading publisher of tax news, analysis and commentary for the global community.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Democrat, Business News

Korea Herald

[Newsmaker] Burger King merger fans tax dispute

Burger King is buying Canada's Tim Hortons coffee-and-donuts chain in an $11 billion deal that raised concerns about another U.S. company moving abroad for tax advantages.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Canada,

TheStreet.com

ConocoPhillips, Cut by Warren Buffett, Can Be Yours on the Rebound

That's why it surprised me to learn that perhaps the smartest investor of all time, Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Buffett is the quintessential buy-and-hold investor who once quipped, "Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago."

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Related Topix: ConocoPhillips, Energy, Oil & Gas, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Business News

CNN

Should there be a new Buffett rule?

The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica.

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Related Topix: Tax, Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Seeking Alpha

The Demise Of Active Management Is Greatly Exaggerated

The media has been bombarding investors with articles explaining how indexes like the S&P 500 have outperformed the majority of active mutual fund managers.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, Retirement

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