Aug 07, 2022 News

‘I work just 5 hours a week’

I never was the entrepreneurial type. But after losing my job as an audio engineer in 2009, I had to get creative to make ends meet.Thirteen years later, at age 39, I've built two online businesses that earn me a…

Aug 07, 2022 Business

Buffett’s firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett's company reported a $43.76 billion loss in the second quarter as the paper value of its investments plummeted, but Berkshire Hathaway's many operating companies generally performed well suggesting the overall economy is weathering the…

Aug 07, 2022 Business

Antitrust trial puts book publishing industry in the dock

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department's effort to block the merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster isn't just a showcase for the Biden administration's tougher approach to corporate consolidationit's a rare moment for the publishing industry…