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  • Alaska's largest daily newspaper sold for $34M 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 6:25 pm
  • ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An online competitor announced plans Tuesday to buy Alaska's largest daily newspaper.

  • Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 8:11 pm
  • ARLINGTON, Texas - The tournament that began with the lure of a billion-dollar bracket will end at a billion-dollar stadium outside of Dallas.

  • Trail Blazers rout Bulls 91-74 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 11:45 pm
  • CHICAGO - The Portland Trail Blazers had dropped three straight games and appeared in danger of losing considerable playoff ground in the tough Western Conference before LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the lineup on Thursday.

  • Andreessen skewers Buffett for doubting bitcoin 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 8:56 pm
  • SAN FRANCISCO - Billionaire Warren Buffett has established his credentials as a savvy money manager, but Internet trailblazer Marc Andreessen doubts the stock market sage knows much about financial innovations such as the virtual currency bitcoin.

  • Coca-Cola's pay for management under fire 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 2:37 pm
  • NEW YORK - An investment fund is taking issue with Coca-Cola's pay proposal for management, saying it represents a "raw deal" for shareholders in light of the beverage maker's slowing growth.

  • Online giving course adds actor Patrick Dempsey 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 4:43 pm
  • OMAHA, Nebraska - When the second edition of an online course on effective giving starts next month, students will have a chance to learn from actor Patrick Dempsey, billionaire Warren Buffett and other prominent philanthropists.

  • 'Have you ever heard of Little Richard?' 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 11:30 am
  • Welcome back to a mostly Mercer-packed edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today, we get to the bottom of Duke's dirty trick, take a whirlwind tour of Little Richard's hometown and try to placate the eggheads in our midst. Without further ado:

  • Why Warren Buffett is still rich and you're not. 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 10:46 am
  • Welcome back to an alumni-packed edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today, we explain why Warren Buffett is rich and you're not, why you don't always need a private jet to enjoy the tourney, and how a kid actor nearly stole the show. Without further ado:

  • NCAA upsets mark first full day of NCAA tournament 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 3:32 am
  • SAN DIEGO - The day started with a bracket-crushing blow. More upsets followed. Four overtime games, a record. A buzzer-beater, a pair of late-night scares.

  • NCAA upsets crush bracket hopes 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 12:06 am
  • SAN DIEGO - So you were confident in your bracket, hoping to win the office pool, maybe get lucky and take down that $1 billion prize Warren Buffett is offering for a perfect run of picks.

  • LeBron's 43 lead Heat over Cavaliers 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 10:56 pm
  • CLEVELAND - As shot after shot dropped through the net, it became clear LeBron James was going to have one of those special nights.