OMAHA — Even with the addition of a hedge fund manager meant to inject additional skepticism into Berkshire Hathaway‘s annual meeting, Warren E. Buffett managed to escape making big news here on Saturday.. An array of shareholders, reporters and analysts asked the Berkshire chief about a litany of topics, from the state of his company’s insurance operations to the global economy, but Mr ... The New York Times: Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, cars ... Apple reported record profit and sales, Amazon easily beat expectations, and Google-parent Alphabet posted a loss because of the new tax law. As explained in NYT’s DealBook blog: Bitcoin miners are computers that run Bitcoin’s open-source program and perform complex algorithms. If they find the solution before other miners, they are rewarded with a block of 25 Bitcoins — essentially “unearthing” new Bitcoins from the digital currency’s decentralized network. AN UPSIDE DOWN PROSECUTION When a director at Abacus Federal Savings Bank discovered a fraudulent scheme at its bank, the loan officer involved was fired. This put an end to the scheme but began a five-and-a-half-year odyssey through the New York State criminal justice system for the Sung family and the community lender they founded.
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