Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Early Upsets Dash Billion Dollar Hopes For Perfect NCAA Tournament Brackets

A second day of upsets ended any chance of someone having a perfect NCAA tournament bracket in Warren Buffett’s $1 billion challenge.

03/22/2014

Warren Buffett (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

What Does A Perfect March Madness Bracket Get You? $1B From Warren Buffett

Even though it’s only January, you might want to start brushing up on your college basketball knowledge. It could pay off — big time.

01/21/2014

Jon Bon Jovi, Warren Buffett (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images/Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Berk Communications)

Billionaire Warren Buffett, Jon Bon Jovi Sing Duet For Charity

The revered investor and the rock star played “The Glory of Love” by Billy Hill Tuesday at a private discussion of philanthropy Forbes magazine sponsored.

06/27/2012

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (file / credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Sen. Blumenthal Pushes Buffett Rule Even With Passage Unlikely

The so-called “Buffett rule” tax bill heads before the U.S. Senate today and Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is behind it, even though he admits he knows it is unlikely to pass.

04/16/2012

Chris Christie, Warren Buffett (credit: Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images/Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Berk Communications)

Christie: Billionaire Warren Buffett Should Just ‘Cut A Check And Shut Up’

Warren Buffett may be known as the “Wizard of Omaha,” but New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie sees no magic in Buffett’s call for tax hikes for the wealthy.

02/22/2012

Wall Street Trader (credit: AP Photo/Richard Drew)

3-Day Rally Ends Thursday On Wall Street

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 170.89 points, or 1.5 percent, to close at 11,149.82. It had been up 85 points shortly after the opening bell.

08/25/2011

Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (credit: Nati Harnik/AP)

Warren Buffett Calls For ‘Mega-Rich’ To Pay More Taxes

Buffett says he and his friends have been coddled long enough by Congress and that it’s time for the government to get serious about shared sacrifice.

08/15/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Pledges To Give Away Half His Money

Forty wealthy families and individuals have joined Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett in a pledge to give at least half their wealth to charity.

1010 WINS–08/04/2010