Warren Buffett Rails Against Fee-Hungry Wall Street Managers

Buffett, 86, manages the other $100 billion. During the financial crisis, Buffett bet a founder of the asset management company Protege Partners LLC $1 million that a Vanguard S&P 500 index fund would outperform several groups of hedge funds over y... More..

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by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

The President Of Iceland Wants To Ban Hawaiian Pizzas

Following his remarks at the Akureyri school, Guðni himself took to social media to clear up the "pizza controversy", writing on Facebook that he actually likes pineapple - just not on pizza. The South Philly...More..

Why US forward air controllers are moving closer to combat in Mosul
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Why US forward air controllers are moving closer to combat in Mosul

According to Iraqi and allied officials, Iraqi forces seizing nearly all of Mosul's airport is considered an important milestone in the bigger effort to retake the western half of Iraq's second largest city ...More..

Verizon and Yahoo agree to $4.48 billion purchase price
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Verizon and Yahoo agree to $4.48 billion purchase price

However, under the revised agreement, liabilities arising from shareholder lawsuits and SEC investigations will be the sole responsibility of Yahoo, according to the announcement . The attacks affected more th...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Trump's weekends in Florida include work and golf

McIlroy called the commander-in-chief a "decent player for a guy in his 70s", but the Internet was not all compliments about the golf star associating with the controversial chief executive. Trump's golf game a...More..

'Sharjeel, Khalid didn't know whether he was a bookie or fan'
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

'Sharjeel, Khalid didn't know whether he was a bookie or fan'

Sharjeel and Khalid have acknowledged that they were in communication with a bookie, said Shahryar. Shehryar Khan said the players had been provided 14 days to furnish their replies. Both Sharjeel and Latif p...More..

China has indisputable sovereignty over South China Sea, says foreign ministry
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

China has indisputable sovereignty over South China Sea, says foreign ministry

Fox News reported exclusively in December that the USA intelligence community was monitoring whether surface-to-air missiles would be shipped to the reefs to protect China's three airstrips. Both the CWIS and a...More..

'Cheerleader' does cartwheels during sobriety test
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

'Cheerleader' does cartwheels during sobriety test

After waking Marshall up, officers asked her to step out of the vehicle. She had a hard time standing up straight during the field sobriety test, and when the officer tried to have her walk in a straight line, ...More..

Tamil Nadu crisis: Stalin attacks Sasikala, blames her for killing Jayalalithaa
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Tamil Nadu crisis: Stalin attacks Sasikala, blames her for killing Jayalalithaa

Only members of rival camps in the AIADMK voted with the Congress walking out in protest against the eviction of the DMK legislators. Meanwhile, spokesperson Panruti S. Stalin had told media that his party me...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Penalty Rate Cuts Offer Big Break To CE And Appliance Retailers

It comes as one of several workplace relations recommendations made by the Productivity Commission previous year. "The Greens have introduced a bill that would prevent big businesses, like Coles, McDonalds an...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Mnuchin wants "very significant" tax reform by August recess

He said tax reform will focus on middle-class tax cuts, tax simplification and lower corporate tax rates, all promises Trump made as a presidential candidate. That is hard to do, especially when the administrat...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

UN Syria envoy says 'not expecting' breakthrough at talks

Syrian representatives have so far met with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura . On Wednesday, de Mistura told a press conference in Geneva he would be continuing to push for negotiations even i...More..

The Reasons Why Giant Pandas Must Return to China
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

The Reasons Why Giant Pandas Must Return to China

As a result of artificial insemination, Bao Bao was born on August 23, 2013, at the National Zoo in Washington D.C. It is time that Bao Bao come back to China. Bao Bao's mother Mei Xiang and father Tian Tian mo...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Passengers Cheer As Racist Man Is Kicked Off Flight

As the couple placed their bags in an overheard bin, a male passenger - who was not identified by the airline - asked the couple if they had a bomb in their luggage, another passenger sitting nearby told KHOU ...More..

FlyBe plane crash lands on the runway at Amsterdam airport
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

FlyBe plane crash lands on the runway at Amsterdam airport

The right landing gear of the Flybe plane, which had 59 people on board, failed during landing at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport. Pictures on social media showed the plane leaning on one side with the wing to...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Turkey Army takes full control of Syria's al-Bab

On February 17, Turkey said that it was close to retaking Al-Bab from Islamic State militants. Turkey's army said 11 of the jihadists were killed in air strikes by coalition forces, while the rest were killed...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Battle Against ISIS In Mosul: Iraqi Forces Advance on Airport

Iraqi forces have been advancing against targets with a view to capturing western Mosul, thought to contain at least 750,000 civilians, under an airpower umbrella provided by the US-led coalition. Nearly half o...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Marine Le Pen stirs headscarf controversy in Lebanon

Wary that her image and lead position in opinion polls might equally be hurt, Le Pen said she was convinced voters would not fall for moves created to derail her and her campaign. Lebanon, a former French p...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Bodies of 74 migrants found on west Libyan shore - Red Crescent

Mohammed al-Misrati, a spokesman for the Libyan Red Crescent , told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the human remains would be taken to a cemetery for unidentified people in Tripoli. Last year was the d...More..

Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash faces United States extradition over bribery charges
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash faces United States extradition over bribery charges

An Austrian judge rejected the initial extradition request, saying it appeared to be a U.S. effort to remove an ally of Mr Yanovych, who had been overthrown in a revolution the previous month, from Ukrainian po...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Arizona Jewish communities on high alert after bomb threats made across US

Since January, 54 Jewish community centers in 27 states have received bomb threats, a record number according to Paul Goldenberg, the national director of the Secure Community Network which advises Jewish org...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Protests against Trump are set to take place across the UK

Others see the event as a way to highlight the close ties between the two allies. The day after the inauguration, two million people, mostly women, marched on the streets of America and 100,000 people marched...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Kim Jong-nam: Security high at mortuary as family expected

Kim Jong Nam didn't have a heart attack and the medics who conducted his autopsy found no obvious puncture marks or wounds, a top Malaysian health official said Tuesday, compounding the mystery over the North K...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Melbourne plane crash: Five killed as aircraft hits shopping centre

DFO released a statement on Facebook saying the centre was not open at the time of the crash. . Emotional staff members were met by loved ones as they emerged from the shopping centre. The four American passe...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

May underlines warning over Brexit delays with Lords visit

The PM and the Leader of the House of Commons, David Lidington, are set to attend the start of the second reading in the upper chamber, indicating the government is " taking very seriously " the Lords debate. H...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Famine declared in South Sudan as 100000 face starvation

In 1998, a starvation occurred in the region of Bahr El Ghazal after a prolonged drought and fighting between forces supporting Sudan's government and rebels seeking independence for the south. An August 2015...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Officers Among Three Shot In Whittier, Reports Say

One police officer was killed and another wounded when gunfire erupted after a vehicle crash in Southern California. The identities of those involved has not been released at this time. "You just never know w...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pakistan shuts border crossings into Afghanistan after shrine attack

In a clear response to a recent move by Pakistan, the Afghan government on Monday handed over to Islamabad a list of 32 terrorist training centers and 85 top militants allegedly based in Pakistan. The latest de...More..

Long-time Russian Ambassador to UN, Vitaly Churkin, dies suddenly in NY
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Long-time Russian Ambassador to UN, Vitaly Churkin, dies suddenly in NY

Meanwhile Farhan Haq , deputy spokesman for the United Nations secretary-general's office, told Reuters he was "quite stunned" by Churkin's death. Responding to Churkin's defense of Moscow's seizure of Cri...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

At least 30 killed in car bomb attack in Somalia

The vehicle was parked near a restaurant, and the blast went off at a busy time when shoppers and traders were gathered inside the market, said Ahmed Abdulle. On Thursday, there was an attack near the president...More..

Trump national security adviser Flynn resigns in controversy over Russian contacts
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Trump national security adviser Flynn resigns in controversy over Russian contacts

In a recent interview with the Daily Caller, Flynn said he didn't discuss "sanctions" but did discuss the Obama administration's expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, which were part of the sanctions package it an...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Theresa May to meet Peugeot boss over Vauxhall deal

He noted that GM had recently made "significant investments" at its Ellesmere Port and Luton plants. Some 35,000 Vauxhall employees in the United Kingdom could be affected by the deal, which would turn Peugeo...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

US Rep. Rokita, others share thoughts on ACA repeal and replace

In the past, older people and women have been charged more money for their care . Senator Peters (D-MI) says he is willing to consider Republican "Obamacare" replacement plans if they move health care in...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Tony Blair Calls on Britons to 'Rise Up' Against Brexit

Among those to challenge Blair's message were Jenny Chapman, a shadow Brexit minister, who questioned the "interesting" timing of the speech and said it "won't help". "It hugely skews the broadcast coverage"....More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

FIU Law School Dean, Alexander Acosta, Trump's Secretary of Labor Pick

Unlike Andy Puzder, Alexander Acosta's nomination deserves serious consideration. Check back for updates on this developing story . President Trump had so many things to say at his news conference today ...More..