Feb 14, 2013 Legendary investor Warren Buffet announced Thursday morning that his company, Berkshire Hathaway, will team up with a Brazilian-backed investment firm to buy H. J. Heinz, the ketchup maker. The price tag? Just over $23 billion.
Feb 14, 2013 Investors are digesting a mega airlines merger and major ketchup acquisition this morning. Is the activity a coincidence or part of a larger trend?
Nov 28, 2012 Warren Buffett is one of the most successful investors in history, so what does he know about the economy that few others do? Buffet discusses the biggest investment mistake he's ever made, his economic concerns in the year ahead, and how to get the U.S. growing again.
Sep 24, 2012 The decision is a hit to revenue. But other alternative weeklies are surviving without adult classifieds.
Aug 29, 2012 How have the changes to New Orleans' newspaper affected its ability to cover Hurricane Isaac? NOLA.com's James O'Byrne discusses the Times-Picayune's digital strategy.
Aug 20, 2012 As more newspapers scale back production to just three or four days a week, what will come of subscribers who prefer paper to pixels?
Jun 13, 2012 Berkshire Hathaway’s NetJets will buy $9.6 billion in new planes from Cessna and Bombardier.
May 24, 2012 The main newspaper in New Orleans, which received praise in its Katrina coverage, has announced budget cuts which will mean staff layoffs and a reduction in print editions to three days a week.
May 24, 2012 The main newspaper in New Orleans is trimming its staff and cutting production. So how do newspapers decide which days to publish?
May 4, 2012 People are arriving in Omaha now for that "Woodstock of Capitalism," the annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway, billionaire Warren Buffett's conglomerate. The official materials recommend two steakhouses for visiting shareholders.