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Business
8:56 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Buffett says he has no worries about his successor

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett says he's confident that the man who eventually succeeds him as Berkshire Hathaway's chief executive will have the right skills for the job.

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Business
6:27 am
Sat May 3, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway unit buying AltaLink for $2.92B

UNDATED (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s energy unit is buying the rest of Canadian power transmission provider AltaLink for 3.2 million Canadian dollars (about $2.92 billion).

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Business
6:26 am
Sat May 3, 2014

Bipartisan bill approves pipeline construction

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate supporters of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline have introduced legislation authorizing its immediate construction and say they expect the measure will come to a vote in the coming days.

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Business
8:00 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Buffett may face questions about performance

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's failure to beat the stock market in four of the past five years has raised the issue of whether Berkshire Hathaway's 83-year-old CEO has lost his touch.

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Government
1:38 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Sen. Harkin: fight over minimum wage increase not over

U.S. Senator Tom Harkin says he’ll bring up legislation again to raise the federal minimum wage.

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Technology
2:30 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

BBB warns of risk from Internet Explorer vulnerability

A vulnerability in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer web browser could put your personal information at risk.

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Government
8:10 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Nebraska senator seeks minimum wage ballot measure

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state senator is working on a possible ballot measure to increase Nebraska's minimum wage.

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Business
2:45 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Nebraska technology firm to relocate to Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Nebraska-based information technology firm plans to move its headquarters to Kansas City with the aid of some government incentives.

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Business
12:47 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Omaha Chamber looking for a specific brand, image for the city

The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce wants a specific brand and image for the metro area.

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Business
1:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

UNO hosting entrepreneurship conference

A UNO expert on entrepreneurship says the interest in it is growing each year.

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