Back in March 2013 we wrote a post presenting "the new US petroleum pipelines" in which we explained "why crony capitalist #1, the "rustic" Octogenarian of Omaha, and Obama tax advisor #1, Warren Buffett has been aggressively attempting...Show More Summary
Hearst-owned Des Moines CBS affiliate KCCI is responding after posting a competitors story on its website with branding from its Hearst sister station in Omaha. We erred in linking from KCCI.com to a video posted to our sister station’s site, KETV.com, and which KETV had picked up from the commonly used CNN video-sharing service. Show More Summary
Hearst’s Des Moines, Iowa CBS affiliate KCCI ran a story about a woman who is teaching moms how to safely handle both their babies and their handguns. They identify their sister station KETV in Omaha as the source of the story. Trouble is, Nexstar’s ABC affiliate WOI did that story. Show More Summary
Leaving a child alone in a car is risky business and most parents aren't willing to take the gamble. One Omaha couple did, though, and now they're expected to appear in court on charges of child neglect. More » Parents Charged With Neglect After Car Stolen With Toddler Inside is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
An Omaha, Nebraska couple awoke in the middle of the night to find their neighbor from down the street stealing and lighting the pride flag they fly from their front porch on fire reports The New Civil Rights Movement. Ariann...
It took Ariann Anderson and Jess Meadows-Anderson a few moments at the window to realize that the burning stick being waved up and down their street was in fact the rainbow flag from their front porch. Now an Omaha, Nebraska man is being charged with second degree arson and resisting arrest for the crime. Cameron […]
Warren Buffett gave a shout-out to San Francisco-based Airbnb in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders for helping house the throngs of people who attend the company’s annual meeting in Omaha. It said: “We get terrific help at meeting time from literally thousands of Omaha residents and businesses who want you to enjoy yourselves.
A federal judge has struck down Nebraska's ban on gay marriage, Omaha's KETV reports: According to an order filed in federal court Monday, Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon said "all relevant state officials are ordered to treat same-sex couples...
Via Omaha's ABC affiliate: "A federal judge has struck down Nebraska's ban on same-sex marriage. According to an order filed in federal court Monday, Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph Bataillon said 'all relevant state officials areShow More Summary
Gay Star News reports: A 23-year-old man is behind bars after allegedly burning down a rainbow flag on fire in Omaha, Nebraska. Cameron Mayfield, 23, stole a rainbow flag from his neighbors, set it on fire, and ran through the neighborhood, according to police. Show More Summary
CNBC's "Squawk Box" program is live this morning in Omaha, Nebraska to speak with Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. On Saturday, Buffett published his 50th letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders on Saturday morning. CNBC's Becky...Show More Summary
Berkshire Hathaway founder Warren Buffett has identified his successor - but it’s a secret for the moment. ||| London - Warren Buffett, the 84-year-old Sage of Omaha, has identified his successor, but is not telling anyone who it is yet. Show More Summary
Nebraska child welfare officials have lifted the 20-year-old ban on gay foster parents, the Omaha World-Herald reports: According to Gov. Pete Ricketts’ spokesman, the state’s current procedure no longer considers the sexual orientation of people seeking to foster or adopt...
Breaking down the Oracle of Omaha's affinity for dividends.
Warren Buffett recalls missteps during his five decades with Berkshire Hathaway, a period that saw the company’s stock rise nearly 2 million percent.
From the same brewers behind Hootie and the Blowfish's beer, naturally. Iconic 90's stoner band 311 is getting into the craft beer biz. According to Radio.com, "the Omaha band has teamed up Rock Brothers in Tampa, Fla., and Nebraska Brewing in Papillion, Neb." to create their first brew, which will be an amber ale. Show More Summary
The day the Buffet "value-investing" fanatics have been looking forward to all year, almost as much as the annual pilgrimage to Omaha, has finally arrived - hours ago Warren Buffett released his historic, 50th annual letter to shareholders,...Show More Summary
In Warren Buffett's 2014 letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, the Oracle of Omaha looks back at his 50 years at company. He recalls an event that he characterized as "a monumentally stupid decision." Believe it or not, it was the aggressive takeover of Berkshire Hathaway, a textile factory that was basically doomed to fail. Show More Summary
Here's your advantage over the Oracle of Omaha.