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Buffett says US economy weaker than he expected but growing

Ice, the railroad's chief executive officer, said last month that BNSF plans to reduce capital expenditures for the first time in six years as the industry seeks to rein in costs amid a freight slump. Buffett did not offer a contest for last year's tournament. "Both products, once people saw what they could do, quickly revolutionised their lives".

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Man charged with killing wife, Prince William County officer held without bail

Ronald Hamilton, 32, of Woodbridge, is charged with capital murder in Officer Ashley Guindon's shooting death Saturday. Crystal Hamilton, the shooter's wife, was found dead inside the home. Police made the announcement Sunday morning on their Facebook page identifying West Springfield Police Detective, Thomas Guindon as her uncle. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...

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Leonardo DiCaprio vaped so hard, he almost left his Oscar behind

Many expressed outrage on social media and several prominent black celebrities, including actress Jada Pinkett Smith and filmmaker Spike Lee , announced plans to boycott the show . The problem was, many of them didn't land. Rock said , noting that the show would go on with or without him. "We are breaking major ground", Hart said .

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China February official manufacturing PMI slips to 49.0

The subindex measuring new orders dropped to 48.6 from 49.5 in January, while the production subindex decreased to 50.2 from 51.4, the statistics bureau said. China's economic slowdown comes as policymakers in Beijing try to wean the economy off a exhausted model based on manufacturing and investment and refocus it on self-sustaining services and domestic consumption.

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Foxconn agrees to, then delays, Sharp acquisition

Notably, Sharp makes 95% of the world's organic light emitting displays, and Apple is widely rumored to be working on an iPhone with an OLED display. "But Sharp is facing heavy losses". Sharp saw an increase of 4% in the shares after the news of acquisition and so did Foxconn at 3.9%. Analysts say Sharp's future remains uncertain even with the takeover because of challenges in restructuring its consumer electronics operations.

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Man who killed Va. officer in court

This is Prince William County's fourth line-of-duty death since the department's inception in 1970. The Prince William County Police Association has created a memorial fund for Guindon's family . Scene outside a Woodbridge, Va. home where a "domestic-related incident" led to three officers being shot. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...