Should there be a new Buffett rule?

This cries out for a “Write your own caption contest here,” right? The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and

Polish banks: Lucky lenders

  JUST as Poland’s economy and foreign-policy clout have grown quietly but significantly, so its banking system has become one of Europe’s little-known star performers. Poland’s young, technophile and internationalised elite have worked out how to make

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Buffett backs Burger King deal with $3 billion

  Warren Buffett has been a vocal supporter of higher tax rates for the wealthy but when push comes to shove the Oracle is all about the bottom line. As you know yesterday Burger King (BKW) shares

China is ditching Windows and Android

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The Obama Doctrine: Inarticulate or disengaged?

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Phoenix Gold Expands Drill Program Next to Newmont Gold Mine

Mineralization Encountered Exceeded PXA’s Expectations-   According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Moscow’s 2014 gold buying increased from 5 tonnes in the first three months of the year to 55 tonnes by June of 2014.  The

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  Editor’s Note: The following was written by Yahoo Finance Contributor Milanee Kapadia. You can follow her on Twitter @MilaneeKapadia On Friday, the SP 500 (^GSPC) finished at 1,988.40 after fluctuating near an all-time high. Investors were focused

Pressure builds within Fed to signal new policy course

By Jonathan Spicer, Michael Flaherty and Howard Schneider JACKSON HOLE Wyo. (Reuters) – Pressure is building within the Federal Reserve for officials to move as early as next month to more clearly acknowledge improvements in the U.S.