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With $116 billion cash, Buffett says Berkshire needs 'huge' deals

NEW YORK Warren Buffett on Saturday lamented his inability to find big companies to buy and said his goal is to make "one or more huge acquisitions" of non-insurance businesses to bolster results at his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. | Video

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New NAFTA talks aim to clear pathway to toughest issues

MEXICO CITY Mexico and Canada aim to finish reworking less contentious chapters of the NAFTA trade deal with the United States in new talks beginning on Sunday, hoping to clear the path for a breakthrough on the toughest issues before upcoming elections.

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Cisco says most network gear needed for 5G is ready now and can cut costs

BARCELONA Cisco Systems said on Sunday it aims to disrupt the wireless radio access market led by Huawei , Ericsson and Nokia by backing challengers who make more flexible software versions of traditional mobile gear.

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South African regulator probing Steinhoff auditors to continue investigation

JOHANNESBURG South Africa's Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) said on Sunday that following its initial review of Steinhoff's auditors Deloitte South Africa it would pursue further lines of investigation.

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Anbang takeover puts China's companies on notice

SHANGHAI When the Chinese government on Friday took control of Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd, owner of New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria Hotel, it cited provisions in the country's insurance law designed to head off financial calamity.

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Delta, United Airlines become latest companies to cut NRA ties

NEW YORK Delta Air Lines and United Airlines on Saturday became the latest major corporations to sever marketing ties with the National Rifle Association as the fallout from last week's massacre at a Florida high school took its toll on the gun advocacy group.

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