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Buffett defends Berkshire stock push, reassures on future as profit smashes record

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Warren Buffett on Saturday forcefully defended Berkshire Hathaway Inc's decision to invest heavily in stocks of companies such as Apple Inc as he labors through a four-year...
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Buffett calls for more accountability for corporate directors

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

Warren Buffett on Saturday called on corporate America to make their boards of directors more accountable to shareholders and less beholden to chief executive officers, perhaps...
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Japan urges G20 members with fiscal scope to boost spending

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

Japan called on G20 countries with fiscal space to ramp up spending to help the global economy weather risks, including the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, Finance...
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Honda's Philippine unit to close auto production plant

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

The Philippine unit of Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Saturday its production facility will shut down next month, as the Japanese automaker struggles to shore up global automobile...
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G20 sees need to coordinate coronavirus response as IMF trims growth forecasts

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

The world's top economies called on Saturday for a coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak, which the IMF predicted would lower China's growth this year to 5.6% and...
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The ECB wants to talk to you about inflation. But will it listen?

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

For many people, the language of European Central Bank policymakers is so impenetrable, it could be beamed from another planet.
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Rising stocks fuel huge profit for Buffett's Berkshire

12 hours ago   |   Reuters

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday posted a 23% decrease in quarterly operating profit, while soaring stock prices boosted net results and enabled the...
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Markets underprice coronavirus risk: UBS chairman on Bloomberg TV

13 hours ago   |   Reuters

Markets are underpricing the risk that the coronavirus outbreak poses to the global economy, and central banks need to help business survive the impact of the virus, the...
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Let's come together to tax tech giants, say G20 officials eyeing $100 billion boost

15 hours ago   |   Reuters

Leading world economies must show unity in dealing with aggressive "tax optimization" by global digital giants like Google , Amazon and Facebook , G20 officials said on Saturday.
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France ready to hear U.S. proposal on digital tax

16 hours ago   |   Reuters

France is ready to listen to the U.S. administration's proposal of offering U.S. companies a "safe harbor" from a new, international digital tax, its finance minister said on...
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USC says it will offer free tuition to families making less than $80,000

USC says it will offer free tuition to families making less than $80,000

The University of Southern California announced on Thursday that students from families with incomes below $80,000 will soon receive free tuition. The free tuition offer will... Read more ...

Dangerous debris found inside fuel tanks of around 35 new Boeing 737 MAX jets

Dangerous debris found inside fuel tanks of around 35 new Boeing 737 MAX jets

Potentially fatal problems were found in the fuel tanks of dozens of recently produced Boeing 737 MAX airliners, a model which remains grounded worldwide following two deadly... Read more ...

The DOJ is reportedly probing whether Boeing's chief pilot misled regulators...

The DOJ is reportedly probing whether Boeing's chief pilot misled regulators over the 737 Max

Federal prosecutors have questioned Boeing employees in front of a grand jury, investigating whether Boeing intentionally misled the FAA over the design of the 737 Max... Read more ...

‘Some people have too much money': Bloomberg trolled for Trump eats 'burnt...

‘Some people have too much money': Bloomberg trolled for Trump eats 'burnt steak' and ‘cheats at golf' billboards

Michael Bloomberg's latest bid to get support is a series of Nevada billboards trolling Trump for everything from how he likes his steak cooked to how he plays golf, but folks... Read more ...

Wells Fargo Paying $3 Billion To Settle U.S. Case Over Fraudulent Customer...

Wells Fargo Paying $3 Billion To Settle U.S. Case Over Fraudulent Customer Accounts

The bank agreed to settle charges brought by the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission over accounts, debit cards and other products that customers did... Read more ...

The lawyer for Jeffrey Epstein's accusers sent a school bus to Buckingham...

The lawyer for Jeffrey Epstein's accusers sent a school bus to Buckingham Palace with a wanted poster telling Prince Andrew to call the FBI

A school bus drove around outside Buckingham Palace with a poster asking people to get Prince Andrew to call the FBI. The poster included the FBI's UK phone number and a... Read more ...

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX is reportedly seeking close to $250...

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX is reportedly seeking close to $250 million in new funding at a $36 billion valuation

SpaceX is seeking to raise "about $250 million" at a price of $220 per share, according to a report by CNBC . The new funding would reportedly value the company at around $36... Read more ...

Dale Earnhardt Jr is not a fan of NASCAR's humongous spoilers and believes...

Dale Earnhardt Jr is not a fan of NASCAR's humongous spoilers and believes they helped cause Ryan Newman's scary Daytona 500 wreck

NASCAR increased the size of the spoilers on the cars and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. believes that had a role in the near-tragic wreck of Ryan Newman at the Daytona 500. Newman was... Read more ...

Trump teases more trade bailout money for farmers

Trump teases more trade bailout money for farmers

President Donald Trump suggested on Twitter today that he would give more bailout payments to farmers this year as they wait for trade deals to boost farm exports. “If our... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is throwing her support behind 5 new female...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is throwing her support behind 5 new female progressive Democrats

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez announced on Friday that she's endorsing seven female progressive candidates for the House and Senate through her political action committee. The... Read more ...