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Wind comes sweeping down Berkshire Hathaway’s plains.

OMAHA, Neb. — Berkshire Hathaway plans to build a wind farm in Nebraska through one of its subsidiaries. It is expected to create 350 temporary jobs and 12 to 15 full-time positions. The Omaha-based company, led by Warren Buffet, will construct the Gran ...

Berkshire Hathaway set to welcome thousands to Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha is set for an economic boost when an estimated 42,000 to 44,000 Berkshire Hathaway shareholders descend on the city May 2 for the company’s annual meeting. Hotels and restaurants are set to welcome the shareholders. The expecte ...

Berkshire Hathaway ranks third on Fortune list.

OMAHA, Neb. – Berkshire Hathaway, the company led by Omaha billionaire Warren Buffet, has been ranked the third most admired company in the world by Fortune. The company moved up one notch from its place on the list last year. Fortune noted that the mu ...

Berkshire Hathaway adds Duracell to portfolio.

OMAHA, Neb. — Berkshire Hathaway plans to add the Duracell battery business to its portfolio of companies. It will purchase the company from Proctor & Gamble for $1.7 billion in cash at closing and common stock valued at $4.7 billion, which is curre ...