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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc Chairman Warren Buffett on Saturday ramped up his criticism of Wall Street, saying investors should "stick with low-cost index funds."
The U.S. is becoming an oil and gas exporting powerhouse, helping to alleviate energy deprivation around the world and lower Russia's gaining influence.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, said on Friday he expects the yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note to drop below 2.25 percent as global inves
A total of 16 Ukrainian military servicemen were wounded in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone on Friday, no one was killed, spokesman for the Defense Ministry for the ATO matters Andriy Lysenko
An Azerbaijani bank will open its branch in Iran, Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev told a press conference on results of an Azerbaijani delegation’s visit to Iran.
DeSean Jackson has had a productive NFL career and has spent the last 3 season's in Washington after beginning his career with the Philadelphia Eagles. He is once again a free agent, and it has been r
MONTREAL - Along with luxury vacations, diamond bracelets and personal training sessions, celebrities who receive unofficial gift bags at the Oscars this year will also get a modest offering from Queb
As an epithet that defines and dominates the current political moment, "fake news" has become as unstuck from fact—and as unstoppable—as any viral hoax. The post The Internet Made 'Fake News' a Thing
In a downtown tech office this week, guests munched on kale salad and steak skewers while sharing stories about being food entrepreneurs. “I kind of saw what was happening in the Orlando tech communit
Hundreds of mourners came to bid a final farewell to one of Cork’s most prominent businessmen and philanthropists, James O’Sullivan, yesterday.
A decision to delay paying its first dividend since the financial crisis was mainly due to accounting issues surrounding the bank’s pension scheme, and not to do with underlying issues such as B
Here are some highlights from Jharkhand's global investor summit - Momentum Jharkhand - in Ranchi. Hundreds of delegates including leading industrialists and cabinet ministers were present at the ev
Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze has said that over the three years of the Russian occupation of the Crimean peninsula, 17 people
Unlawful armed groups on Friday again opened fire on the positions of the Mayorsk check point on the contact line in Donetsk region, no casualties have been reported, the State Border Service of Ukrai
No action will be taken against hospitals under the scanner for overcharging on stents if they refund the money to patients before receiving a demand notice, drug price regulator NPPA said.
Azerbaijan’s public finances are stronger than ‘BB’ rated peers and surprised on the positive side in 2016, said a report of the international ratings agency Fitch Ratings posted on its website Feb. 2
BARNAUL – Opposition activist Ildar Dadin, imprisoned for taking part in political demonstrations in Moscow who is being held in a penal colony in Rubtsovsk, Altai Territory, following the rulin
A specific date of a meeting between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to be determined, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said. “We are current
WWE stars Roman Reigns and John Cena moving plenty of merchandise, plus Bray Wyatt or Randy Orton turning babyface, a Finn Balor return update, AJ Styles and other stars possibly swapping brands, the
Even as tech startups continue to make "errors in execution", as the Snapdeal founders said in a letter to their employees, Alibaba-backed Paytm is in the pink of health.
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries has no plans to launch an app-based taxi service as the company sees no logic in diversifying into unrelated sectors.
Driven by the explosive growth of Internet finance, China is now witnessing a boom on mobile payment market which touched a whopping USD 5.5 trillion last year.
Cooperation may be established between Azerbaijan and Maku Free Trade Zone, said Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev in a business forum held in Urmia, Iran, Azertac reported.
TORONTO - No winning was sold for the $10 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Mar. 3 will be approximately $17 million....
Iran is preparing to stop flaring 6.82 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) of gas as well as gathering 0.5 mcm/d of acidic gases (H2S, CO2, etc.) in 10 days, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani announced
The cases of Infosys and Tata Sons have raised several questions of trust within the board, the role of independent directors and issues relating to resolution of conflict
In his Budget speech this year, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had announced that the government is keen on listing the public sector general companies. As planned, the insurance companies have kick-
Calgary fire officials say they've determined that a large piece of ice that crashed through the roof of a home in the city came from a passing airplane. Emergency crews were called to the home on Fr
We’ve been hearing a lot lately about “fake news.” Just like those phoney email messages appearing to be from your local bank branch, fake news often includes misinformation posted t
The RRSP has reached retirement age. Or at least it can now start drawing CPP early. That’s because the registered retirement savings plan turns 60 this year. But it can’t retire now. W
It’s unlikely University of Toronto researcher Richard Bazinet will ever include on his resumé the fact he had a whole room of farmers holding their noses during one of his presentations.
North America’s largest auto parts maker said a border-adjustment tax being studied by U.S. President Donald Trump would probably hurt the automobile industry while also increasing the odds futu
Warren Buffett, widely considered one of the world's best investors, is likely to tout the merits of passive investing this weekend to readers of his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders
For the first time in Iran’s 100-plus oil industry history, the country’s oil product exports reached 450,000 barrels per day (b/d) in 10 months of the current fiscal year (started March 21), CEO of t
Guitarist and music-biz veteran Jerry Puckett performs for an audience at the Orchard assisted living facility in Ridgeland Tuesday.              
Wolfsburg (Germany), Feb 24 (AFP) German auto giant Volkswagen today said it raced back into the black in 2016 as car sales hit an all-time high, in the latest sign of its "dieselgate" scandal fadin
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - The fire chief who offered regular updates to Canadians during last May's enormous wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta., has officially retired. Darby Allen celebrated his retireme
More than three dozen property owners in an upscale Las Vegas development have seen assessed property value drops after filing appeals in the wake of the closure of the Badlands golf course.
Reporters from The Times, CNN and other organizations were not allowed to enter the office of the press secretary, Sean M. Spicer, in an unusual breach of protocol.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's planned economic agenda has fanned the flames for Wall Street's record-setting run, but some investors worry that his first major address to Congress
Family Christian announced Thursday that it will shutter all locations after 85 years in business. The nonprofit sells Christian-themed books, movies and other merchandise and participated in huma
Henry Ford-Detroit Pistons Performance Center will be located between Wayne State and Henry Ford Hospital             
Xplornet Communications Inc., billed as Canada’s leading rural broadband Internet provider, was at the right place at the right time to be able to inject itself into the Manitoba market in the s
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A jury has acquitted a Newfoundland police officer of sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman he drove home from a bar while on duty. Const. Carl Snelgrove of the Royal Newfoundla
Two very muhimu things happened in this our Democratic and Sovereign Republic of Kenya, the economic giant of Afrika ya Mashariki and an island of peace.
Finally the Facebook generation is gradually beginning to embrace agriculture as a worthwhile side hustle. A new report shows the group popularly known as the millenials, are beginning to embrace farm
The planting season is fast approaching and seed sellers are at it again ? deceiving unsuspecting farmers. Season after season farmers have been complaining about the quality of seeds on sale.
Two very muhimu things happened in this our Democratic and Sovereign Republic of Kenya, the economic giant of Afrika ya Mashariki and an island of peace.
Finally the Facebook generation is gradually beginning to embrace agriculture as a worthwhile side hustle. A new report shows the group popularly known as the millenials, are beginning to embrace farm
The planting season is fast approaching and seed sellers are at it again ? deceiving unsuspecting farmers. Season after season farmers have been complaining about the quality of seeds on sale.
Last week, I went to Rift Valley and made an interesting observation on the grazing behaviour of many livestock farmers. Due to the drought conditions and feed scarcity, they are allowing their cattle
Last week, I went to Rift Valley and made an interesting observation on the grazing behaviour of many livestock farmers. Due to the drought conditions and feed scarcity, they are allowing their cattle
Kenya Airways has welcomed the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) decision to clear Kenya to operate direct flights to and from the United States of America.
Kenyans still stash money under their mattresses and other ?secret places' despite an increase in the number of more secure platforms for their savings.
Kenya Airways has welcomed the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) decision to clear Kenya to operate direct flights to and from the United States of America.
Kenyans still stash money under their mattresses and other ?secret places' despite an increase in the number of more secure platforms for their savings.
Delta Air Lines named John Caldwell its new vice president-Seattle, replacing Mike Medeiros who is becoming Chief Operating Officer at Aeromexico. Delta owns a minority stake in the Mexican airline.
The coffee giant is ending its experiment with retail outlets for Evolution Fresh, but it plans to continue bottling and selling packaged juices under that brand.
Extremely low bullish readings can be quite accurate in identifying high levels of market fear as they identify periods where more investors are thinking about selling than buying stocks. So what sho
A sharp decline in enrollment in the state's second largest school district led officials to mull closing one middle school and possibly combining two other elementary schools.      
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