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Warren Buffett mistake costs his company $900m

One-Minute Read
Mon 3 Mar, AT 15:44

Billionaire admits to a 'big mistake' in spending $2bn without consulting business partner

Merrill Lynch settles $160m race discrimination suit

One-Minute Read
Thu 29 Aug, AT 10:18

Eight years after legal action was launched, US bank agrees to pay record settlement to black employees

The Big Mac lands in Vietnam: McDonald's makes its move

First Post
Tue 16 Jul, AT 10:14

38 years after the Americans were kicked out of South Vietnam, McDonald's is ready for business

Ten litres of Coca-Cola a day contributed to death - coroner

One-Minute Read
Tue 12 Feb, AT 14:47

Massive quantities of Coke drunk by New Zealander Natasha Harris 'helped kill her' at the age of 30


President Mitt Romney 'is just what Britain needs'

Opinion digest
Tue 24 Jul, AT 10:55

Opinion Digest: Why Romney offers economic hope and how Vince Cable could save the coalition


London Olympics: 'festival of military and corporate power'

Opinion digest
Wed 11 Jul, AT 11:15

Opinion Digest: what happened to the People's Games? – and what should happen to Nick Clegg

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Usain Bolt turns to ice in bid to get fit for London Games

Olympic Diary
Mon 9 Jul, AT 11:06

Olympic gossip: Bolt 'cryotherapy' option, Rogge says McDonald's and Coca-Cola are 'vital'


Irish people may be the next to reject Europe's austerity dream

Opinion digest
Fri 11 May, AT 11:13

Opinion digest: Irish austerity, gay marriage culture wars, British FBI and Olympic propaganda


Coke and Pepsi change recipes to avoid cancer warning

One-Minute Read
Fri 9 Mar, AT 11:59

Fizzy drink giants change secret formulas even though carcinogenic threat is infinitesimal