NEW YORK (Reuters) - In his 50 years at the helm of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Warren Buffett has transformed a failing textile company into a sprawling conglomerate that has vastly outperformed most of the rest of corporate America.
The Toronto stock market pulled back slightly Friday amid soft U.S. economic data and despite rising resource and financial stocks.
China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in three months Saturday, another sign the country's leaders are worried the economic slowdown is deepening too sharply.
(Updates with fresh comment, details, closing figures) * Canadian dollar at C$1.2496 or 80.03 U.S. cents * Bond prices mixed across the maturity curve By Solarina Ho TORONTO, Feb 27 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar eked out a modest gain against its U.S.
The City of Ottawa says the number of frozen pipes it's thawing this year is the highest in recent memory thanks to record-breaking, consistent cold temperatures.