Warren Buffett seems to see a better fate for U.S. newspaper publishers than he did a few years...

|By:, SA News Editor

Warren Buffett seems to see a better fate for U.S. newspaper publishers than he did a few years ago, as Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A, BRK.B) purchase of loans in recently bankrupt Lee Enterprises results in a 4%-plus stake in the company. Buffett already owned the Omaha World Herald and Buffalo News and has been a major shareholder in Washington Post Co.