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Bank of America reports nearly $6 billion profit

...has been besieged by mortgage losses and lawsuits. Moynihan has secured a $5 billion investment from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and plans to slash 30,000 jobs over the next few years.But the bank has faced a backlash over its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-10-18/bank-america-reports-nearly-
Old carpet, scraps being tapped by manufacturer as new energy source

...2 million yards of new carpet each year. Shaw, a privately held subsidiary of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has 30,000 employees and recorded annual sales of $4.66 billion in 2003, the most recent revenue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/11/bus_458331.shtml
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Business briefs

...announced plans to sell a business that provides liability insurance for physicians and dentists to a unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. for $825 million. Shareholders could affect buyer of MCI DENVER - Qwest Communications International...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/07/bus_452383.shtml
Business
Google wins in trademark lawsuit

...by people looking for information online about products and services. Geico, a unit of billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., claimed that Google's AdWords program, which displays the rival ads under a "Sponsored Links...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/16/bus_437285.shtml
Business
China's automakers aim for 'green' market niche

...gets a head start on the auto industry's next era.BYD Inc., part-owned by billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., hopes to start selling its five-seat e6 on the West Coast this year.The e6, displayed this week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2010-04-29/chinas-automakers-aim-green-m
Autos
Credit raters under fire in Europe after debt fallout

...percent to $113.4 million as more companies issued debt during the quarter, particularly junk bonds. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. remains the largest shareholder of Moody's. But since March 2009, it's reduced its stake from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-04-29/credit-raters-under-fire-e
Business
Google's governance comes up short

...Corporate Library, thinks there are good points to its two-tiered stock system. As is the case at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., it allows those at the top to have a more focused, long-term approach, and makes them less concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/31/fin_426998.shtml
Finance
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...hearing through the state Insurance Department. Berkshire to buy General Re STAMFORD, Conn. -- Investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is buying General Re for $22 billion worth of stock, adding one of the world's leading insurers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/20/bus_231314.shtml
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