Value of Buffett's Berkshire Jumps 13 Percent on Trump Tax Cut

However, he added that the $65bn gain was "nonetheless real - rest assured of that". The new law lowered the tax rate paid by U.S. companies from 35 percent to 21 percent, allowing many to undertake major new outlays and others to book significan... More..

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South Florida sports teams show support for Stoneman Douglas high victims
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

South Florida sports teams show support for Stoneman Douglas high victims

At Board Secretary Jeff Gaynor's request, the trustees held an impromptu discussion on the topic during their meeting Wednesday. While Trump has stressed mental health and school safety measures, he also has in...More..

AT&T 5G coming to Waco in 2018
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

AT&T 5G coming to Waco in 2018

In today's Tech Bytes, the next generation of wireless technology. In early January, shortly after AT&T told us that they had plans to launch mobile 5G before the end of 2018 , the collective eye-roll thro...More..

Amarinder to meet Trudeau on Wednesday
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Amarinder to meet Trudeau on Wednesday

The Ottawa-based advocacy group, Canadian Taxpayers Federation, told Hindustan Times that it wasn't impressed with the itinerary either. "Look forward to meeting Canadian Prime Minister @JustinTrudeau in ...More..

Crude oil futures slip 0.42 pc on profit-booking
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Crude oil futures slip 0.42 pc on profit-booking

Meanwhile, West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude was up 69 cents, or 1.12 per cent, to Dollars 62.37, while Brent crude, used to price global oils, lost 21 cents, or 0.32 per cent, to USD 65.46 a barrel on the ...More..

Rough ride for Uber in 2017 as losses widen to $4.5bn
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Rough ride for Uber in 2017 as losses widen to $4.5bn

Uber lost billions in China before selling its business there in 2016 in exchange for a 17.5 percent stake in homegrown rival Didi Chuxing. This attitude is clearly visible in the previous business practices an...More..

Barry Bennell convicted on seven more charges
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Barry Bennell convicted on seven more charges

A cheer of "yes" came from the public gallery where six victims sat with family members as the final verdicts were read out. Following the conviction of Barry Bennell Detective Inspector Sarah Oliver from Che...More..

FCC Chair Ajit Pai Reportedly Being Probed by Commission Inspector General
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

FCC Chair Ajit Pai Reportedly Being Probed by Commission Inspector General

He told the New York Times , which first reported on the Hunt probe, that it "could cast a cloud over the whole [merger] process". "For months I have been trying to get to the bottom of the allegations abou...More..

Edgbaston Awarded 31-Day Programme of Major Match Cricket 2020
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Edgbaston Awarded 31-Day Programme of Major Match Cricket 2020

Though the famous ground was already in line to host an Ashes encounter in 2019 exactly a decade after its last red ball clash between England and Australia, there were no guarantees about the 2023 series becau...More..

In Nirav Modi Raids, Jewellery And Gold Worth Rs 5,100 Crore Seized
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

In Nirav Modi Raids, Jewellery And Gold Worth Rs 5,100 Crore Seized

Firestar Group, the parent company Modi controls as a majority shareholder, saw its revenue grow over three years from 103 billion rupees (about $1.6 billion at current rates) to some 147 billion rupees ($2.3...More..

National Retail Federation expects people to spend more money this Valentine's Day
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

National Retail Federation expects people to spend more money this Valentine's Day

If you walk into Lawrence Mayer Florist the day before Valentine's day , you'll see a full staff with all hands on deck. "We try to accommodate people the best we can and it has been busy, but it will get even...More..

Mom left newborn baby in airport bathroom with handwritten note
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Mom left newborn baby in airport bathroom with handwritten note

Arizona is a "safe haven" state, meaning parents can drop off newborns at designated locations like hospitals and churches if they are unable to care for them. She says the woman told her the naked baby was thr...More..

LLBean is ending its beloved lifetime return policy
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

LLBean is ending its beloved lifetime return policy

One particularly egregious example: L.L. Bean executives showcased a returned child's ski jacket still bearing lift tickets from three years of skiing as evidence of how customers were misusing refunds; it was ...More..

Eurostar to Add Amsterdam in April in Biggest Network Expansion
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Eurostar to Add Amsterdam in April in Biggest Network Expansion

The trains from London to the Netherlands will depart at 8.31am and 5.31pm on weekdays, then 8.31am Saturday and 5.31pm on Sunday. Trains from the United Kingdom capital will take slightly over three ho...More..

by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Dow rises more than 300 points in bumpy end to brutal week

At midday, the market was on pace for its worst weekly decline since October 2008, at the height of the financial crisis. By late afternoon, stocks had pared some of their losses but remained on course to add...More..

South Korea's renaissance: From ruins of Korean War to hosting 'Peace Olympics'
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

South Korea's renaissance: From ruins of Korean War to hosting 'Peace Olympics'

Pence had not explicitly ruled out the possibility of contact with the North Korean delegation , simply saying on Monday that the USA had not sought out a meeting but remained open to "see what happens". Am...More..

Tesco Facing Record Equal Pay Claim of $5.6 Billion
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Tesco Facing Record Equal Pay Claim of $5.6 Billion

In June 2016, the Employment Tribunal found that lower paid female ASDA workers, also represented by Leigh Day , could compare themselves to higher paid men who work in ASDA's distribution centres. Tesco ...More..

Nikkei rises as Wall St rebounds after bruising sell-off; Toyota jumps
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Nikkei rises as Wall St rebounds after bruising sell-off; Toyota jumps

The market turmoil began early last week but has now intensified. Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG, said it's the "speed of the correction, not its size", that has proven the "real shock, particula...More..

Renewed Natalie Wood death investigation may be nearing end
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Renewed Natalie Wood death investigation may be nearing end

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has received numerous calls since " 48 Hours " aired, Corina said. "It was really intense and got so bad that he went down to the cabin to check on them because he ...More..

SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Snap Inc's FY2022 Earnings (SNAP)
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Snap Inc's FY2022 Earnings (SNAP)

Snap , which makes the Snapchat photo-messaging app, said fourth-quarter sales jumped 72 percent to $285.7 million, beating the $252.8 million average projection of analysts, according to data compiled by B...More..

Amazon and JP Morgan Announce Health Care Startup for Employees
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Amazon and JP Morgan Announce Health Care Startup for Employees

It immediately sent shock waves through the health sector of the stock market and reinvigorated talk about health care technology, value and quality. A small, non-invasive, laproscopic surgery cost $15,000. ...More..

Research Report For Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Research Report For Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Following last close company's stock, is 5.28% above their SMA 50 and -0.26% below the 52-week high. On 12/5/2017 James M Spellings Jr, Insider, sold 9,379 with an average share price of $83.37 per share and ...More..

Alphabet Q4 Earnings Come in Below Expectations, Company Has $10B Tax Bill
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Alphabet Q4 Earnings Come in Below Expectations, Company Has $10B Tax Bill

After eliminating costs for traffic acquisitions , Google's revenue alone was estimated at.87 billion. Thomson Reuters consensus estimate expected the company to post a $31.86 revenue , and $9.98...More..

Emotional Support Peacock Barred From Flying on United Airlines
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Emotional Support Peacock Barred From Flying on United Airlines

Had Dexter made it on to the plane, the peacock would have joined a flock of jet-set birds. Why did the peacock go to the liquor store? A photographer from NY has reportedly been banned from taking Dexter, ...More..

South Korea says it has no plans to shut down cryptocurrency trading
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

South Korea says it has no plans to shut down cryptocurrency trading

Cryptocurrencies are extending losses with bitcoin headed for its worst monthly slide since December 2013 on the last day of January trading as USA regulators ramp up their scrutiny of one of the world's larg...More..