| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:34 AM
How much will lunch with the Oracle of Omaha set you back?
As of Monday morning, breaking bread with Nebraska billionaire investor Warren Buffett is worth a cool $168,100.
For the 14th year in a year, an auction to partake in a fancy steakhouse...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Solar stocks were burning up Thursday, led by a 41% share price boom for SunPower, which this week said it sold a pair of massive Southern California solar power plants to a Warren Buffett company.
San Jose-based SunPower said in a filing with the...
| May 16, 2013
| 3:05 PM
He may be retired, but that's not kept Bill Gates from regaining the top spot as the richest man in the world.
Gates, 57, who co-founded and led Microsoft to the top of the tech world before retiring from day-to-day operations in 2008, has a fortune...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:22 PM
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Orphan Black A trip to the suburbs...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:31 AM
WASHINGTON -- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said he sees the economy slowly improving and hailed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke as "gutsy" for the actions the central bank has taken to boost growth.
Buffett told CNBC on Monday that he...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Despite having a rough year on Wall Street, Apple cracked the top 10 in the Fortune 500 list for the first time, jumping from No. 17 to No. 6.
The Fortune 500, compiled by the business magazine Fortune, ranks the largest corporations in the U.S. based...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Fast food giant Burger King Worldwide Inc. said it will lose its chief executive Bernardo Hees to H.J. Heinz Co. once billionaire financier Warren Buffett wraps up his acquisition of the ketchup company with 3G Capital.
Corporate poaching this...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Monday told lawmakers that businesses are unfairly exploiting Proposition 13, the constitutional amendment limiting property tax increases....
| Feb 12, 2012
The rest of the country may be tiring of it, but the drawn-out, high-decibel battle for the Republican presidential nomination is just fine with the Obama campaign.
Why? Because the president's strategists still expect to be facing Mitt Romney in the...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Gallup's "most admired" poll: President Obama and Hillary Clinton top the Gallup poll of the most admired Americans....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:35 PM
The financial crisis exposed the world to just how complex and powerful the world's financial system has become....