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A Trump voter's message to retailers: 'Keep your mouths shut about our president'.

Inside America's partisan shopping wars.

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Woman who is suspected of killing Kim Jong Un's half brother was reportedly paid $90 to help carry out the attack.

AFPKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The Latest on Malaysia's investigation into the apparent assassination of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un : 5 p.m. Indonesia's deputy ambassador to Malaysia says the Indonesian suspect in the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother was paid $90 to ...

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The 3 Simple Rules of Managing Top Talent.

Don't try to motivate them with money.

- Harvard Business Review - US

Trump responds to protests, saying his voters 'should have their own rally' that 'would be the biggest of them all!'.

Associated Press/John MinchilloPresident Donald Trump responded to protests against him on Saturday morning with a tweet about how his voters should hold their own massive rally. "Maybe the millions of people who voted to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN should have their own rally," Trump tweeted. "It would be the biggest of them ...

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'There is a word for that line of thinking: "un-American"' — Jake Tapper slams White House for barring press from briefing.

Screenshot/CNNCNN anchor Jake Tapper offered a two-minute take on the Trump administration on Friday after some news organizations were kept out of a press briefing. This is a "White House that has had some difficulty telling the truth and has seemed to have trouble getting up to speed on the basic competent functioning of ...

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Business › Japan pays high fee for first U.S. shale cargo.

Japan in January paid nearly twice as much for liquefied natural gas derived from U.S. shale gas as it did for its cheapest imports, official trade data showed on Friday. Shale gas from the United States had been touted as a panacea to Japan's energy crisis after the Fukushima…

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Son of boxer Muhammad Ali reportedly detained at Florida airport and asked whether he was Muslim.

REUTERS/Andreas MeierWashington - A son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali was held for questioning for two hours at a Florida airport upon returning from Jamaica because of his Arabic-sounding name, US media reported. Muhammad Ali Jr., 44, who was born in Philadelphia and has a US passport, was traveling with his mother ...

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Warren Buffett credits 'miraculous' America in part to 'tide of talented and ambitious immigrants'.

Andrew Harnik/APWarren Buffett is still bullish on America. The Berkshire Hathaway CEO has long been a believer in the economic power of the American people and its institutions and that opinion does not appear to have changed in his 2016 Annual Letter to Shareholders. "One word sums up our country’s achievements: ...

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CEO and former Wall Street banker reveals how to be the perfect dinner host.

Sarah JacobsBefore following his passion into the arena of food media, Geoff Bartakovics was working in finance. A business manager in fixed income trading at UBS, Bartakovics claims his seven years in banking helped set him up for success when founding Tasting Table, his growing food media empire that focuses on sharing ...

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The Growing Conflict-of-Interest Problem in the U.S. Congress.

It's a bipartisan issue.

- Harvard Business Review - US

WARREN BUFFETT: This is the best book I read last year...

AP Photo/Nati HarnikWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is out with its annual letter to shareholders. Near the bottom of the letter, the billionaire investor touches on his favorite reads of 2016. "The best book I read last year was 'Shoe Dog' by Nike’s Phil Knight," he writes. "Phil is a very wise, intelligent and ...

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A forgotten war technology could safely power Earth for millions of years. Here's why we aren't using it

Don Pettit/NASA JSC/Flickr Humanity will face an energy crisis as the world's population rapidly grows. Nuclear power plants can generate bountiful, carbon-free electricity, but their solid fuel is problematic, and aging reactors are being shut down. A Cold War-era liquid-fueled reactor design could transform thorium ...

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The best Apple ad from each year since its 1984 Super Bowl hit

AppleApple celebrated its 40 year anniversary in 2016 with a number of references to its past in advertising. It released a video celebrating its 40 years in 40 seconds and an Apple Music playlist with music from its ads, which have helped position the company as an industry leader. We chose the most important Apple ...

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The best ad Apple produced from each year since its 1984 Super Bowl hit

AppleApple celebrated its 40 year anniversary in 2016 with a number of references to its past in advertising. It released a video celebrating its 40 years in 40 seconds and an Apple Music playlist with music from its ads, which have helped position the company as an industry leader. We chose the most important Apple ...

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James Comey — the FBI director whom many blame for Clinton's loss — is now in the middle of the Trump and Russia controversy

AP Photo/Cliff OwenWASHINGTON — FBI Director James Comey is again in a familiar spot these days — the middle of political tumult. As a high-ranking Justice Department official in the George W. Bush administration, he clashed with the White House over a secret surveillance program. Years later as head of the FBI, ...

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BUFFETT: 'A CEO whose focus is centered on Wall Street will be tempted to make up the numbers'

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway just published its annual letter to shareholders, and he took a moment to take aim at the practice of reporting adjusted earnings. Earnings adjustments are common on Wall Street. Companies can, for example, back out certain costs by saying they're not likely to be repeated or not part of ...

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There's a new shampoo that claims to get rid of gray hair permanently

.NOW WATCH: PayPal's CEO reveals the 2 key trends that are driving the fintech revolution

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Nearly half of Mexicans think 'El Chapo' Guzman shouldn't have been extradited

Reuters Nearly half of Mexicans don't think their government should've sent Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the US, and more than 60% think the Mexican government should've held on to him for negotiations with President Donald Trump. The poll, conducted two days after Guzman was sent north on Jan. 19, ...

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Trump bashes the media for using anonymous sources — right after his staff briefed reporters and demanded anonymity

Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has unloaded on the news media for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed. Unleashing a line of attack that energized an enthusiastic crowd at the nation's ...

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How this tech incubator started by Google is tackling the world's biggest geopolitical issues online

Yasmin Green, the head of research and development at the Alphabet think tank Jigsaw explains how they are battling the world's biggest geopolitical issues online. Follow BI Video: On Twitter

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To Achieve a Major Goal, First Tackle a Few Small Ones

They'll help you learn faster.

- Harvard Business Review - US

These hybrid yachts are perfect for the eco-friendly traveler

Greenline HybridEven yacht designers are considering ways to make their products more eco-friendly. Greenline Hybrid is a Slovenian builder of hybrid yachts dedicated to "maximizing your well-being on board" while "paying respect to the environment," according to its website. More recently, Greenline Hybrid unveiled four ...

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A professional speaker shares 5 simple ways you can make a connection with anyone

Dan Steinberg/APIn my line of work — first as a correspondent and host with top television networks and today as a professional speaker — it's critical to be able to connect with anyone and everyone. When I was a broadcast journalist, I had to form an instant connection with anyone I was interviewing, from a top ...

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BUFFETT: The hedge fund industry's biggest profits are going to managers, not their clients

Paul Morigi/Getty Images for FORTUNEWarren Buffett is not a fan of hedge funds and the high fees they charge clients for the promise of outperformance. "When trillions of dollars are managed by Wall Streeters charging high fees, it will usually be the managers who reap outsized profits, not the clients," Buffett said in his ...

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The best new apps and updates you may have missed in February

Pinterest Messaging and dating apps had a big month in February. Old favorites like Pinterest and WhatsApp got exciting new updates, while up-and-comers like Hopper made big improvements. And Android Wear — Google's smartwatch operating system — got its first major update in nearly three years. Here are some ...

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Warren Buffett just said this man has done the 'most for American investors'

Vanguard Warren Buffett just published his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway investors, and buried in the 29-pages is a shoutout to one Jack Bogle. "If a statue is ever erected to honor the person who has done the most for American investors, the hands- down choice should be Jack Bogle," Buffett writes, adding: "For ...

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A founder who sold his startup for $200 million paid for all 160 employees to party with him in Vegas — 'On a scale of 1 to OMFG, it was probably a 10'

BustleIf you're in your twenties, and you sell your company for more than $200 million, what do you do to celebrate? For the three cofounders of Bleacher Report, the answer was a trip to Las Vegas. But they didn't just buy their own way. They also paid for all of their 160 employees to join them in Vegas. In an ...

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Bernie Sanders taunts Trump with photos of inauguration crowd after Trump says a rally of his voters would be the 'biggest'

Sen. Bernie Sanders responded to President Donald Trump's claim that a rally with his voters would be the "biggest ever" with photos of his inauguration crowd. Trump tweeted Saturday morning suggesting that "maybe the millions of people who voted to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN should have their own rally." "It would be the ...

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Warren Buffett just shared his best investment advice, and said the 'elite' have wasted $100 billion ignoring it

Scott Olson/GettyWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is out with its annual letter to shareholders. The letter covers a bunch of topics, touching on everything from stock buybacks to his favorite book of 2016, and also provides some investment advice. "Over the years, I’ve often been asked for investment advice, and ...

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How Hollywood hitmaker Judd Apatow thinks about tech changing the business — and what he doesn't worry about

Getty/Vivien KillileaHollywood hitmaker Judd Apatow says that changes in technology affect the way we watch movies and TV shows, but that some aspects simply aren't productive to think about if you’re actually the one making them. For more than a decade, Apatow has been behind many of comedy’s biggest success ...

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The 10 most powerful brands in the world

Warner Bros.Lego topped this year's ranking of the world's most powerful brands, according to a survey compiled by the business valuation consultancy Brand Finance. Six of the top ten most valuable companies in the 500-strong ranking were technology companies. Google led the pack of most valuable companies, overtaking the ...

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Warren Buffett's racked up a $1.6 billion gain in his Apple investment

Thomson ReutersNEW YORK, Feb 25 - Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s gain on its investment in Apple Inc. stands at more than $1.6 billion after shares of the iPhone maker surged. The stake of 61.2 million shares was acquired last year for $6.75 billion, an average of about $110.17 apiece, according to the annual report ...

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Gold hits 4-month high, climbs Rs 325 on firm global cues

, Gold prices soared by Rs 325 to regain the Rs 30,000—mark and trade at over 4—month high of Rs 30,175 per 10 grams at the bullion market today, amid a firm overseas trend and wedding season buying ...

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Amazon keeps reminding us that it's the most dangerous company in tech

APThere's a great part at the beginning of the movie "Raiders of the Lost Ark," where, in a moment of triumph, the villainous Belloq gloats to Indiana Jones that "again we see there is nothing you can possess which I cannot take away." If I were Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, I would get this quote inscribed on a wall plaque in my ...

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WARREN BUFFETT: 'Every decade or so, dark clouds will fill the economic skies, and they will briefly rain gold'

Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesOne of the most quoted Warren Buffett-isms is "be fearful when others are greedy and greedy only when others are fearful." And in the most recent annual letter to shareholders from Berkshire Hathaway, the billionaire investor once again touches on that theme a couple of times. "Charlie and I have ...

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What Great Managers Do

Exceptional managers find and capitalize on their employees' unique strengths. Learn how they do it with this 6 minute video slide deck. Download a customizable version in Subscriber Exclusives.

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Buffett upbeat on American business; Berkshire operating profit down

- Warren Buffett on Saturday mounted a forceful and upbeat defense of the prospects for American business, as his Berkshire Hathaway Inc reported a higher quarterly profit though operating income fell.In his annual letter to Berkshire shareholders, Buffett said investors "will almost certainly do well" by staying with the ...

- Reuters - US

Berkshire Hathaway profits jump 15%

Carlos Barria / ReutersBerkshire Hathaway reported a 15% jump in profits Saturday alongside Chairman Warren Buffett's famed annual letter. During the fourth quarter, net income rose to $6.29 billion, or $3,823 a share, from $5.48 billion, or $3,333, in the prior year. Operating earnings, excluding some ...

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KFC trolls the internet with a 'clean-eating burger' — complete with spiralized chicken breast and ice cube relish

KFC UK and Ireland decided to have a little bit of fun with its social media this week. On Thursday, the fast food giant advertised a forthcoming "clean-eating burger" on its social media accounts. The burger apparently consists of: A chia-seeded cauliflower bun Unsweetened almond yoghurt Ice cube relish Spiralized chicken ...

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Goldman Sachs thinks the Trump rally in stocks is doomed

REUTERS/Mike SegarStocks have surged to new highs since the election, from already very lofty levels, on the theory that the Trump Administration and Congress would create policies that would pile enormous benefits on Corporate America – and do so pronto. This includes, as President Trump called it, a ...

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BUFFETT: Stock buybacks are not 'un-American,' but buying back Berkshire shares has 'proved hard to do'

Jamie McCarthy/Getty ImagesWarren Buffett wants to convince you stock buybacks are not the enemy. Over the past few years, prominent investment managers have decried the overuse of buybacks — in which a company buys its own shares — as the peak of short-term capitalism. Critics say they focusing on a near-term ...

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Malaysia says it will issue an arrest warrant for North Korean diplomat over Kim Jong Nam murder

Thomson ReutersKUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia said on Saturday it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning over the murder of Kim Jong Nam if he doesn't voluntarily cooperate with the police. "Reasonable" time will be given for the diplomat to come forward before police take further action, ...

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All 25 Oscar nominees receive a $100,000+ swag bag — here's what's inside

The 89th annual Academy Awards will take place Sunday, February 26. The "Everyone Wins" nominee gift bag is not affiliated with the Academy Awards, but entertainment-marketing company Distinctive Assets has independently provided Oscar nominees with gifts ahead of the big night for the past 15 years. Follow BI Video: On ...

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White House says chief of staff Reince Priebus was not wrong to talk to the FBI about Russia reports

ReutersWASHINGTON — The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI Director James Comey to publicly dispute media reports that Trump campaign advisers had been frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents. President ...

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What happens when you eat too much protein

Turns out too much protein can be bad for you. Here's how to calculate how much protein you should be having a day. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook

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Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments

Rick Wilking/ReutersWarren Buffett's investments continued to pay off in the fourth quarter, as Berkshire Hathaway reported a 15% rise in profits. Buffett's holdings include a mix of subsidiaries like auto-insurer Geico, and publicly traded conglomerates such as Coca-Cola. The most recent regulatory disclosure of long ...

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The Entry-Level Health Care Jobs Men Are Taking

New research on the stigma of “women's work.”

- Harvard Business Review - US

An unlikely French election outcome could plunge Europe into crisis

REUTERS/Yves HermanWe think there’s only a modest chance that far-right candidate Marine Le Pen will win France’s presidential election. But a Le Pen presidency would rock Europe to its core, so it’s the biggest risk on Europe’s political calendar. THE RUN-UP TO MAY 7 The election has two rounds of ...

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There's a shocking amount of butter flavoring in your favorite bagged popcorn

Microwave popcorn packets are filled with kernels, palm oil, butter, and other flavorings to cook and season the popcorn. Have you ever wondered how much of that fluffy snack is covered in butter and oil? Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook

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Buffett's Berkshire says quarterly profit rises 15 percent

- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday said fourth-quarter profit rose 15 percent from a year earlier, helped by gains from investments and derivatives.

- Reuters - US