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Warren Buffett Has Made a Killing Off China's Biggest Electric Car Maker

48 minutes ago   |   Fortune

How has the king of buy-and-hold investment fared in China? Not bad, based on a bet Warren Buffett made a decade ago. On Sept. 26, 2008, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. brk-b agreed to...
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10 things you need to know in markets today

10 things you need to know in markets today

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! Here is what you need to know on Wednesday. 1. It'd Fed day! With the Federal Reserve widely expected to raise interest rates on Wednesday, financial markets are...
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Computers can build a better ETF - but will investors bite?

6 hours ago   |   eFinancial News

The biggest overhaul of market indexes in years is a good moment to look at whether current industry classifications make sense
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In a U.S. manufacturing hub, no illusions about tariffs and jobs

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

In a town where a 30-feet tall chair is the chief landmark, and which is synonymous with a U.S. furniture industry decimated over the years by imports from China, many greet...
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Company news: Winnebago Industries names new board member

8 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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Crypto industry leaders warn Congress: Figure out regulation, or watch innovation leave the US

10 hours ago   |   CNBC

Cryptocurrency industry leaders warned members of Congress on Tuesday that innovation could head overseas if they don't act quickly.
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AT&T, fresh off its WarnerMedia deal, unveils new advertising business

10 hours ago   |   CNN Money

AT&T introduced a new advertising business on Tuesday that seeks to disrupt Google and Facebook's tight grip on the industry.
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CBS taps media industry veteran Parsons as interim chairman

11 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

CBS says it has named media industry veteran Richard Parsons as interim chairman of the board as the company moves to reshape itself following the ouster of longtime chief Les...
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a big change of heart on Apple CEO Tim Cook, and thanked him publicly for his activism

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a big change of heart on Apple CEO Tim Cook, and thanked him publicly for his activism

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In the wake of a newly-announced partnership between Apple and Salesforce, Salesforce founder and CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a change of heart about Apple's CEO Tim...
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How the Auto Industry Is Driving Itself Into the Future

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

Between ride sharing, ride subscriptions, and autonomous vehicles, traveling by car is poised for a big change in the next few years. Three titans of the auto industry...
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Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation...

Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation one day after Christine Blasey Ford's testimony

The Senate Judiciary Committee set a new date to vote on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court. It's scheduled for Friday, September 28 at 9:30 a.m. That's one... Read more ...

Will Smith celebrated his 50th birthday by bungee jumping out of a...

Will Smith celebrated his 50th birthday by bungee jumping out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon - and his message afterwards was pretty inspiring

Will Smith jumped out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon to celebrate his 50th birthday. He shared a live video of the bungee jump on his YouTube channel. The video, which... Read more ...

Public weighs in on proposed occupation tax that could help fund Blackstone...

Public weighs in on proposed occupation tax that could help fund Blackstone Hotel renovation

Blackstone business owners are in support of the proposal; opponents fear more development will increase cost of living in neighborhood Read more ...

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company, Inspire Brands, is acquiring burger chain Sonic. On Tuesday, Inspire Brands announced that it is buying the burger brand for $2.3 billion, at $43.50 per... Read more ...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on customers' pizza

A video of a 20-year-old food service worker spitting on a pizza before serving it to customers at Comerica Park in Detroit went viral Saturday. Detroit Sportservice, the... Read more ...

'I'm confident we're going to win': Republicans are now bullish about...

'I'm confident we're going to win': Republicans are now bullish about confirming Brett Kavanaugh very soon

Republican leaders expressed confidence they will be able to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who has been embroiled by allegations of sexual misconduct. A... Read more ...

Dunkin' is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name - and people are...

Dunkin' is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name - and people are freaking out

Dunkin' Donuts is dropping "Donuts" from its name , and some fans aren't happy. The official name change is happening at all Dunkin' locations nationwide in January 2019 . The... Read more ...

Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen involved in a bizarre series of...

Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen involved in a bizarre series of incidents after being told not to return to the team until he was evaluated

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is reportedly being evaluated at a mental health facility. Griffen had reportedly not been himself over the past few days... Read more ...

Tiger Woods lists his all-time Mount Rushmore of golf and it includes Tiger...

Tiger Woods lists his all-time Mount Rushmore of golf and it includes Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods capped an epic season-long comeback to win his first PGA Tour event since 2013 Sunday afternoon. The 14-time major champion seems to have reclaimed his swagger and... Read more ...

Attorneys General Zoom In On Tech Privacy And Power

Attorneys General Zoom In On Tech Privacy And Power

A meeting with the Justice Department was originally pitched to focus on allegations of social media's anti-conservative bias. But the conversation was broadened, raising the... Read more ...