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Berkshire Hathaway

Updated at 11:17 a.m. ET

Health care costs are "a hungry tapeworm on the American economy," Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett says, and now his firm is teaming up with Amazon and JPMorgan Chase to create a new company with the goal of providing high-quality health care for their U.S. employees at a lower cost.

White House

Warren Buffet is making a play for Texas’ largest electric transmission utility.

Justin Brands Inc.

The Western footwear icon Justin Brands is closing an entire distribution facility in Fort Worth. Sixty-eight workers will be laid off, starting in May.

Officials say 17 children have suffered minor injuries after one school bus rear-ended another in Dallas on the way to summer classes.