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  • End 'Inversions': Lower Corporate Tax Rates

    The Obama administration is highly exercised about "inversion," the practice by which an American corporation acquires a foreign company and moves its headquarters out of the U.S. to benefit from lower tax rates abroad. Not fair, says Barack Obama. It's...
  • Settlement brightens outlook for Bank of America, fund managers say

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America's decision to pay $16.7 billion to settle charges stemming from the sale of mortgage-backed securities may finally allow the company to put last decade's housing bubble behind it, fund managers and analysts say....
  • Dairy Queen joins list of retailers hit by hacker attack

    Dairy Queen has become the latest victim of computer hackers bent on pilfering customers' credit and debit card information. The Edina, Minn.-based ice cream and fast-food chain confirmed Wednesday that "customer data at a limited number of stores may be...
  • Floyd Mayweather, trainers confident about Marcos Maidana rematch

    Floyd Mayweather, trainers confident about Marcos Maidana rematch
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has dealt with a rematch before, and while the judges’ scoring was more narrow in his second 2002 meeting against Mexico’s Jose Luis Castillo, the bout was widely viewed as a more convincing Mayweather victory. “...
  • Why the very rich aren't giving much of their fortunes to their kids

     Why the very rich aren't giving much of their fortunes to their kids
    What do Sting, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have in common? All three have huge fortunes, and none of them are giving it to their kids. Sting just revealed that most of his $300 million won't end up with his six adult children. "I certainly don't...
  • Burger King, Warren Buffett under fire for Canadian inversion deal

    Burger King, Warren Buffett under fire for Canadian inversion deal
    Burger King Worldwide Inc. and billionaire investor Warren Buffett faced sharp criticism over plans that would create a new Canadian company after buying Tim Hortons Inc. to take advantage of Canada's lower corporate tax rates. Burger King said...
  • Floyd Mayweather Jr., Warren Buffett appear ready to rumble in photo

    Floyd Mayweather Jr., Warren Buffett appear ready to rumble in photo
    It sure looked like a big-money bout for a second there. Around 7 p.m. PDT Tuesday, Floyd Mayweather Jr., regarded as the best boxer in the world, shared a picture of himself and billionaire Warren Buffett in what looked like two men about the square...
  • Burger King and Warren Buffett under fire for Tim Hortons deal

    Burger King and Warren Buffett under fire for Tim Hortons deal
    Burger King's $11.4-billion deal for Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. — with a new headquarters in Canada — sparked calls for a boycott and criticism of billionaire Warren Buffett, who is helping to finance the merger. The...
  • Buffett puts shareholders ahead of patriotism in Canadian deal

    Buffett puts shareholders ahead of patriotism in Canadian deal
    Warren Buffett may be most famous for the billions of dollars he has made from investing but he is also well known as a cheerleader for the United States. The Oracle of Omaha routinely exhorts investors to put their money in America, "the mother lode of...
  • Buffett's Burger King backing flips Obama inversions calculus

    Buffett's Burger King backing flips Obama inversions calculus
    WASHINGTON — Billionaire Warren Buffett was an ally of President Barack Obama during the 2008 presidential campaign and the force behind Obama's "Buffett Rule," designed to increase tax bills for the wealthiest Americans. Now, the second-richest...
  • Passive funds an active threat for Europe's fund managers

    LONDON (Reuters) - Warren Buffett built a fortune of nearly $60 billion from astute stock picking, but when the 83-year-old dies, the vast majority of the money he leaves his wife will be parked in a fund that simply moves in step with an index. The...
  • Berkshire Hathaway agrees to settle U.S. charges on stock deal

    (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc agreed to pay an $896,000 fine to settle U.S. government accusations that it violated antitrust rules by failing to report a transaction that boosted its stake in building products company USG Corp. The...