OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - As they give away part of Warren Buffett's fortune, his three children have adopted an approach remarkably similar to their father's technique for making all that money. Like Buffett, each relies on tiny staffs. And whereas their father invests only in businesses he understands, they restrict... more »
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The company that wants to build a pipeline to transport crude oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries has revised its new route to avoid environmentally sensitive areas in Nebraska. TransCanada said Wednesday that the new Keystone XL route minimizes the potential impact on the Sandhills... more »
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Ranchers stricken by drought are expressing frustration at Congress' failure to pass disaster aid legislation before taking a five-week break. And some say by the time members return and pass a bill, it will be too late. Ranchers have been hoping for an aid package that... more »
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - It's true that Warren Buffett hired the hedge fund manager who won the last two private lunches with him that are part of an annual auction, but he's not expecting the event to become a recruiting tool for Berkshire Hathaway. Rather, Buffett says it's miraculous that... more »
BLAIR, Neb. (AP) - Officials say that floodwater seeping into the turbine building at a nuclear power plant near Omaha on the banks of the Missouri River is not a safety risk.
Omaha Public Power District spokesman Jeff Hanson said Monday that seepage was expected at the Fort Calhoun... more »
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The College World Series opens at the new TD Ameritrade Park on Saturday after 61 years at Rosenblatt Stadium. There's a lot of CWS experience in the field, with defending champion South Carolina and 34-time qualifier Texas among the entries. The glitz of the $131 million... more »
A car full of teenagers from Sand Creek High School hit a power pole on Peterson Road this afternoon.
According to Police, the car went out of control and slid into a power pole and came to rest on its side in a yard near Omaha and Peterson.
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The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding two men who may have started a fire on October 19, 2010 at 6245 Omaha Blvd. in Colorado Springs.
Surveillance video shows them, according to deputies, igniting boxes outside the front of Omaha Liquors.
The suspects are... more »