Buffett’s Berkshire discloses $4.1 bln TSMC stake

Buffett’s Berkshire discloses $4.1 bln TSMC stake

Nov 14 (Reuters) – Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) said it bought more than $4.1 billion of stock in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (2330.TW), , a rare significant foray into the technology sector by billionaire Warren Buffett’s conglomerate. The news sent shares in TSMC up more than 6% in Taiwan on Tuesday, as it boosted investor sentiment … Read more

Lafarge pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State, will pay U.S. $778 million

Lafarge pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State, will pay U.S. $778 million

NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) – French cement maker Lafarge pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a U.S. charge that it made payments to groups designated as terrorists by the United States, including Islamic State. The admission in Brooklyn federal court marked the first time a company has pleaded guilty in the United States to charges … Read more

5 Artists on Our Radar in October 2022

5 Artists on Our Radar in October 2022

Art Artsy Editorial “Artists on Our Radar” is a monthly series produced by the Artsy team. Utilizing our art expertise and access to Artsy data, we highlight five artists who have our attention. To make our selections, we’ve determined which artists made an impact this past month through new gallery representation, exhibitions, auctions, art fairs, … Read more

Rallies held in Melbourne, Canberra in support of Iranian protesters, as Tehran vows to ‘deal decisively’ with demonstrators

Rallies held in Melbourne, Canberra in support of Iranian protesters, as Tehran vows to ‘deal decisively’ with demonstrators

Hundreds of Melburnians have gathered in solidarity with protesters in Iran, who have taken to the streets across the country, furious over the death of a woman while she was in the custody of Iran’s morality police. Key points: At least 41 people have been killed in the week-long unrest in Iran In Melbourne, one woman cut off her hair … Read more

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News – E! News

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News – E! News

Anne Heche Dead at 53 | E! News  E! News Actor Anne Heche Pronounced ‘Brain Dead’ At 53: Family [UPDATED]  Yahoo News Canada Anne Heche Dead at 53  Entertainment Tonight Hollywood mourns Anne Heche, a ‘brave and fearless’ actor  Los Angeles Times Anne Heche legally dead after crash  CTV News View Full coverage on Google News

Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ after car crash into Mar Vista home, rep says; organ donation under evaluation

Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ after car crash into Mar Vista home, rep says; organ donation under evaluation

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Anne Heche suffered a severe brain injury in her car crash last week and is not expected to survive, a representative for the actress’s family said Thursday. Heche is being kept alive in a coma on life support as organ donation is being considered as an option, her spokesperson said. The … Read more

Pilbara girl Ruby McKie in coma after being hit by spectator’s vehicle at Finke Desert Race

Pilbara girl Ruby McKie in coma after being hit by spectator’s vehicle at Finke Desert Race

A bucket list trip to watch the Finke Desert Race has turned to tragedy for a Pilbara mother and daughter after the nine-year-old was hit by a spectator’s four-wheel drive. Key points: Pilbara girl Ruby McKie was hit by a spectator’s vehicle on day two of the Finke Desert Race The nine-year-old sustained serious fractures … Read more