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  • Buffett on Fed policy and economy

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says he has no idea when the Fed will begin to taper, and even if Congress comes to a resolution today, people's opinion of Congress still will have diminished.

  • Buffett sides with Apple against Icahn's call for buyback

    Warren Buffett says he thinks Apple's management has done a great job and he would side with them against activist investor Carl Icahn's call for a big stock buyback. "I just wish I'd bought the stock years ago," he joked.

  • Buffett's big mistakes

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, gives the big picture view of some of his investment mistakes.

  • Buffett on JPMorgan's woes

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, weighs in on the government's inquiries into JPMorgan's banking problems. "Jamie (Dimon) will survive, he knows how to run a bank, Buffett says.

  • Buffett buys banks based on the future

    Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett said banks' big problem is that "they all have more money around than they would like."

  • Buffett: Coca-Cola vs. Pepsi

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, compares the pros and cons of both beverage companies.

  • Benjamin Moore will not go into Lowe's or Home Depot: Buffett

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, discusses his promise not to bring the paint company into big box retail stores and keep it into the dealer network.

  • Buffett predicts 'there will be entitlement reform'

    The country should have a "sustainable path," says Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, but Congress should "fight it out" without putting the nation's credit at risk.

  • US is like a very rich family: Buffett

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says that "it's very possible" the country will get back to higher rates of growth, but we're not getting rich at quite the same rate as we had before.

  • Buffett: It would be asinine to jeopardize US credit

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, explains why he is concerned the "full faith and credit" of the U.S. is at risk because of the stalemate Washington.

  • Berkshire's $1.1 billion acquisition

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, discusses his company's recent acquisition of a British vending machine company and the billions more he has and will spend on acquiring other companies.

  • DC's 'political weapon of mass destruction': Buffett

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says not raising the debt ceiling is an "improper" weapon to use against the American people. This is like "poison gas," he added.

  • Buffett: It's not a mistake to buy stocks now

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, says despite the "mess" in Washington, there are still long-term investment opportunities in the U.S.

  • Will US politicians find an agreement?

    Patrick Spencer, director of international institutional equity sales at Baird, says that while Treasury trading has slowed, markets expect U.S. politicians to "come to their senses".

  • Bond portfolios will be re-positioned by year-end

    Cheuk Wan Fan, MD & Head of Research Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse Private Banking expects the U.S. 10-year yield to trade between 2.5 to 3 percent but warns some re-positioning make take place.

  • Possibility of US default is still low: Pro

    Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says a U.S fiscal deal is possible but adds that Fitch' decision to put America's AAA rating on rating watch negative is not a surprise.

  • 1-month & 6-month T-bills not received well

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports auction of 1-month and 6-month T-bills are not being received well by the markets.

  • Fed to the rescue?

    Treasury markets are trading relatively calmly in the face of a looming default because many believe the Fed can come in and ease the pain of the shutdown, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Washington deal is going to happen: Pro

    David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore, says he doesn't doubt that Washington will reach a deal on the debt ceiling as it tries to meet its obligations to the country and the rest of the world.

  • Political stunts need to stop: Sen. Tester

    Sen. Jon Tester, (D-MT), says the tactics that the Tea Party has used over the past several weeks has probably done some great things for fundraising but hasn't done much for our country.