OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying Precision Castparts Corp. for about $32.36 billion.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway reported a 37 percent drop in its second-quarter profit as the paper value of its investments fell and its insurance companies reported an underwriting loss.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A July survey suggests there will be slow to no economic growth over the next three to six months in nine Midwest and Plains states.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new report says Nebraska's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 2.6 percent in June and was still the lowest state rate in the nation.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey suggests modest economic growth ahead in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states, but the predicted decline in farm income this year remains a concern.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A two-block tract in north downtown Omaha is to be transformed into a $50 million campus featuring a hotel, apartments, shops and a Kiewit international training facility.

NEW YORK (AP) — Technical issues interrupted trading for some investors using TD Ameritrade.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State officials are seeking business applicants for a new program that connects students to Nebraska's manufacturing and technology sectors.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow same-sex marriage could be good news for businesses that serve couples, from wedding planners to divorce attorneys.

Nebraska Congressman Brad Ashford says reauthorization of the Export-Import bank is critical to jobs and trade.