• Microsoft co-founder and Berkshire board member Bill Gates, left, and Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, center, appear during an interview with Liz Claman on the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb., Monday, May 2, 2016. The annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting took place over the weekend in Omaha with more than 40,000 in attendance. (AP Photo/John Peterson)

    Buffett praises Fed but warns of unintended consequences

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett said the Federal Reserve and other policymakers are generally doing a good job, but it’s difficult to predict all the effects of interest rates remaining low for this long.

  • Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett tours the exhibit floor before presiding over the annual shareholders meeting Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Berkshire Hathaway event celebrates what makes firm special

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway’s peculiarities were on display again this weekend with tens of thousands of people filling an arena to listen to Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger talk business for hours at the conglomerate’s annual meeting.