Legendary investor Warren Buffett was asked this morning in an interview whether he'd still bet money on Hillary Clinton being the next president of the United States. Yes, he said, he still think it's "very likely" she'll be the next president. But he warned in the CNBC interview: "things could always happen in politics, including illnesses or something of the sort."
"Yeah, I'd bet money on both of those," said Buffett. "And I don't know whether Intrade has started their calculations yet, but maybe as time goes along you'll be able to actually bet money. The odds may be up on that. But sure she's a -- things could always happen in politics, including illnesses or something of the sort. But she's extremely likely to be the Democratic nominee, and I think she's very likely to be the president of the United States."
Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport had been planning to provide an initial public offering to investors this week, allowing folks from around the world to buy shares in the currently private company that operates the facility. Suddenly, over Memorial Day weekend and in the middle of the night, Domodedovo sent out a statement saying that it had canceled its plans and pulled the IPO. Why, and why so suddenly?