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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...
Billionaire Saudi prince vows to donate $32 billion fortune

...charitable organization.Alwaleed joins other billionaires who have made similar pledges in recent years, such as Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and Michael Bloomberg. He credited the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for their...
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Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet' ones, analysts said. Page has suggested previously that he is following the model of financier and businessman Warren Buffett. Buffett is CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, a conglomerate that owns more than 80 subsidiary companies and lets each...
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UAS marks 44th commencement with farewell to chancellor and a message from the sky

...concept applies in one's everyday life as well.The final bit of advice was to take care.Borrowing a metaphor from Warren Buffett about owning a car for a lifetime, he reminded graduates that they have only one mind and one body to last them through...
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.


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