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Buffett 'too dumb' to invest in Amazon

Buffett 'too dumb' to invest in Amazon

Will be in India if I feel there is a good value company for sale, Buffett said . "Medical costs are the tapeworm of American economic competitiveness", Buffett said, as reported by the New York Times . He said he tells managers of Berkshire business units not to get personally enmeshed in political matters, but that this did not hold true for the businesses themselves.


White House removes video showing Israel with pre-1967 borders

White House removes video showing Israel with pre-1967 borders

A short video promoting President Donald Trump's first foreign trip to the Middle East and Europe posted to the White House YouTube channel showed a map of Israel that excluded disputed territories the Gaza Strip, West Bank and Golan Heights.


Comey to Testify Publicly After Memorial Day

Comey to Testify Publicly After Memorial Day

The White House did not dispute the Times reporting on Trump's quote. Separately, The Washington Post reports that the FBI investigation into possible coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump presidential campaign was moving closer to the White House.


Tornadoes Leave at Least 2 Dead as Storms Pummel Central US

Tornadoes Leave at Least 2 Dead as Storms Pummel Central US

A barn in Bradford, east of Janesville, was destroyed by high winds that also left thousands without power. Newscasters, storm chasers and other observers noted huge cloud formations and large hail across the state. Further south, in Oklahoma City and Stillwater, the risk is moderate. A mobile home is a particularly unsafe place to be during a tornado, according to the National Weather Service.



Russian officials 'boasted of their ability to influence Trump through Flynn'

He said the investigation would have always continued, and the termination of Comey would not have ended it. We've reached out to the White House for comment, and will update if they respond. The White House has said the firing was unrelated to the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. No date has been set as yet for Comey's public appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee, but it likely will be next month, the committee said.



In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare

Twitter users did not spare the president snide remarks about his dancing skills as the first video, released by Fox News, circulated on social media to the amusement of many. President Donald Trump at the Royal Court in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia, on May 20, 2017 . U.S. defense company Raytheon will also establish a branch in Saudi Arabia and General Dynamics agreed "to localize design, engineering, manufacturing, and support of armored combat vehicles", the government announced in a press ...