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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's specialty chemical subsidiary Lubrizol will spend at least $750 million to acquire businesses that make oilfield chemicals and drilling fluids.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln couple are donating business incubator space to help nonprofits grow and thrive.

22 artists from Omaha and Lincoln artists recently participated in a series of weekly workshops called Artist INC Live Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economic outlook for rural areas of 10 states in the Plains and the West improved in November, but the monthly survey of bankers doesn't suggest much growth.

ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) — Facebook has officially launched a data center in central Iowa.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains has dropped again.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Online retailer Amazon has agreed to refund more than 1,000 Iowa customers over issues regarding a subscription service.

ICAN is holding a Men’s Mega Mind Meet Up this Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Funding secured for Benson Business District renovation

Oct 3, 2014

The Benson Business District renovation project could begin next spring.

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states suggests economic growth in the region will slow down in the months ahead.

A new report says Omaha’s Limited English Proficient workforce grew 95 percent from 2000 to 2012.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A company has entered a settlement agreement over its solicitations to Nebraska corporations and businesses.

NRC, OPPD officials to meet Thursday in Omaha

Sep 22, 2014

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and OPPD will meet later this week in Omaha.

Study looks at impact of tax incentives on Nebraska taxpayers

Sep 22, 2014

A new study says Nebraska taxpayers could benefit if the state ended tax incentive programs designed to attract certain businesses and industries.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey suggests economic growth in rural areas of Iowa, Nebraska and eight other Midwestern states will continue slowing down in the next few months.

The Iowa Business Council released its third quarter economic outlook survey earlier this month.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy is slowing down in rural areas of Nebraska, Iowa and eight other Midwestern states.

In a recent Forbes article, Omaha was ranked third in a list of America’s 15 Best Cities for Young Professionals.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The nation's corn and soybean farmers are on track to produce record crops this year as a mild summer has provided optimum growing conditions.

City of Omaha

Four buildings will replace Omaha’s Civic Auditorium.

We Don’t Coast is the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce’s new campaign.

Updated research on a kill switch for smart phones shows it could save consumers more than $3 billion.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company on Friday reported a 41 percent jump in its second-quarter profit that was boosted by a paper gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has slumped after hitting a three-year high a month earlier.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A livestock feed company says it will contest citations and proposed penalties issued for the collapse of an Omaha plant that killed two employees.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway Inc. will release its second-quarter earnings report Friday afternoon.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators have given Nebraska's two biggest utilities more time to evaluate flooding hazards at their two nuclear power plants.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal investigators say overloaded storage bins on the roof of an Omaha livestock feed manufacturer's plant caused the building collapse that killed two people in January.

Small business loans on the rise in Nebraska

Jul 21, 2014

The Small Business Administration says loans to small businesses in Nebraska are up almost 13 percent from last year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A newly released report says Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate dropped to 3.5 percent in June.

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