The nation’s smallest nuclear power plant, at 479 MW, threw in the towel this week. The management of Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) has recommended that the single-unit Fort Calhoun nuclear power station in Nebraska be permanently shut down. Show More Summary
The Oracle of Omaha has invested in another tech company. This is only Buffett’s second large technology company investment. The first came in 2011. That’s when Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) began building a position in IBM (NYSE:IBM). Today, IBM is Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) fourth-largest holding – 9.6% of the company’s total [...]
Scott Catenacci was a 19-year-old Krispy Kreme doughnuts worker who was stabbed to death under a bridge in Omaha, Nebraska, by his friends almost 20 years ago, according to the LA Times. The tragic murder was a revenge killing for getting too rough during a teen group sex romp with a married couple. Show More Summary
Elizabeth Gilreath was on the King’s Crown at an Omaha festival on May 7 when she fell from her seat and her hair got caught.
Omaha outfit hit the clubs hard in first offering in nearly three years.
Renard Suggs is transferring from Washington State to Omaha, where his father played in the early 1980s
OMAHA, Neb. — The holding company for billionaire Warren Buffett bought a major stake in Apple Inc. amid a slump in Apple’s stock price due to slowing sales of the technology giant’s iPhone and other products. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Corp. purchased 9.81 million shares of...
Erik Holm and Anupreeta Das, reporting for the WSJ: Berkshire Hathaway‘s new investment in Apple was selected by one of Warren Buffett‘s stockpicking lieutenants, not by the “Oracle of Omaha” himself. Berkshire revealed an Apple stake worth nearly $1 billion early Monday, as part of Berkshire’s quarterly disclosure of its stock holdings. Show More Summary
Can the Oracle of Omaha save Yahoo(YHOO)? Associated Press That’s the question Mizuho analyst Neil A. Doshi and his team asked today responding to the news that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA) is willing to provide financing to a consortium that includes Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert seeking to buy Yahoo’s online portfolio. The news, which […]
They call him the "Oracle of Omaha" because he just seems to know how to pick stocks that go up. Still, Warren Buffett (and his deputies) aren't perfect. Buffett's company, Berkshire Hathaway, dropped about $1.1 billion on Apple stock...Show More Summary
Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) “has carved out a name for himself on the national stage as a leader in the ‘Never Trump’ Republican faction,” the Omaha World Herald reports. “On the home front, however, the Nebraska freshman found himself rebuked [...]
The Nebraska Republican State Convention is underway today in Omaha, Nebraska. Republican Sam Fischer introduced a resolution to reprimand Senator... The post Breaking: Nebraska Republicans Vote to Reprimand #NeverTrump Senator Ben Sasse appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
(Reuters) - An Omaha man has sued the University of Nebraska, claiming the school's tradition of releasing thousands of red balloons into the air after its Cornhuskers football team scores litters the planet with pieces of latex and ribbon that can harm or kill wildlife.
In a St. Louis suburb, hail the size of grapefruits battered cars and homes.
Springtime storms rolled through parts of Nebraska this week dumping huge amounts of hail around the cities of Omaha and Lincoln. Parts of Colorado also got hit with hail.
For at least 50 years, and possibly dating back to the 1940s, thousands of Nebraska fans have released red balloons after the Cornhuskers score their first touchdown during home games. Citing damage to the environment, an Omaha man wants that tradition to end. Randall Krause filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Nebraska University in U.S. District Court, […]
For the last year and a half, someone in Omaha has been going around and stabbing trees with knives wrapped in meat, butcher paper, and duct tape.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers may have to find another way to celebrate touchdowns if one fan has his way. According to ESPN.com's Josh Moyer, Omaha resident Randall S. Krause is suing the school, arguing the balloons released by fans during games causes environmental harm and poses a threat to children. Read more College Football news on BleacherReport.com
When you carry a firearm into an airport security checkpoint, I suppose it could be an honest mistake. But if you do it again? That signals bad intent -- or, maybe, it's a message from God.An Omaha pastor was stopped at an Eppley Airfield's security station with a loaded handgun in his carry-on and is facing prosecution... because it's not the first time he's done it.
It’s a fight not worthy of pay-per-view, but a bout worth watching -- if that makes sense. Unbeaten World Boxing Organization light-welterweight champion Terence Crawford of Omaha and unbeaten World Boxing Council 140-pound champion Viktor Postol of the Ukraine don’t possess the cache of popularity...