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Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett

American billionaire Warren Buffett earned his wealth by focusing on the long-term value of his investments rather than the short-term pricing of stocks. There...
My Turn: Alaskans want the best, and HB383 will ensure it

...wouldn't want me, a state representative and career small businessman, investing your life savings; you'd want Warren Buffett.I say that as a way to relate why I am sponsoring a bill (House Bill 383) to allow a Texan to serve on the Board...
Alaska Dispatch to buy the Anchorage Daily News for $34M

...purchases lately.Amazon founder Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post last year for $250 million.Billionaire Warren Buffett's company, Berkshire Hathaway, owns 31 small- and medium-sized daily newspapers. It has bought most of those...
Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA

...record-tying seven overtimes and about as many games that came down to a made or missed shot at the buzzer.Meanwhile, Warren Buffett's offer of $1 billion to anyone who could fill out a perfect bracket served to bring more casual fans into the...
Bill would impose tax on gas reserves

...companies including MidAmerican Energy Holding Co., a privately held company whose major owners are billionaire investor Warren Buffett and his holding company, Omaha, Neb.-based Berkshire Hathaway. The other application was submitted by ConocoPhillips...
Group seeks to build Alaska gas pipeline

...Regional Inc., among others. MidAmerican is a privately-held company whose major owners are billionaire investor Warren Buffett and his holding company, Omaha, Neb.-based Berkshire Hathaway. Pacific Star Energy is a consortium including...
Dinner with Palin part of charity auction

...Alaska. There are nine other celebrity items in the auction, including lunch with former Bush aide Karl Rove. That opening bid is $7,500. By comparison, $2.1 million was paid in 2008 for a lunch with financial guru Warren Buffett.
My Turn: 'Death Tax' phrase shows very conservative bias of editorial

...the other part of avoiding the "FISCAL CLIFF."Warren Buffett - with Bill Gates, routinely named by Forbes magazine...portion of his or her personal income in taxes than he, Warren Buffett, pays.Buffett's "fairness" - according to the...
MidAmerican's president blasts governor's comments

...pipeline negotiations with Murkowski administration officials. The Iowa company, owned in part by billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., had been negotiating with the state since January over its proposal to build a 745-mile...
Ex-Goldman exec given 2 years for inside trades

...was made from Gupta to Rajaratnam only minutes after Gupta had learned during a confidential conference call about Warren Buffett's planned investment through Berkshire Hathaway of $5 billion in Goldman.Moments after the phone call ended at...
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