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Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 11:36 AM CDT

Chipotle Faces Backlash After Norovirus, Rodent Incidents

Chipotle Faces Backlash After Norovirus, Rodent Incidents

Between a recent norovirus outbreak at one restaurant and rodents falling from the ceiling at another, Chipotle Mexican Grill is facing a stark decline in consumer’s perception of the brand. Credit Suisse’s...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 06:37 AM CDT

Business Leaders See 'Opportunity' in Empty FW Office Space

Business Leaders See 'Opportunity' in Empty FW Office Space

With the recent news of XTO Energy's departure from Fort Worth, the city finds itself with a lot of empty office space to fill, particularly Downtown.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:40 PM CDT

Ambassador Hotel to Undergo Amazing Transformation into Apts

Ambassador Hotel to Undergo Amazing Transformation into Apts

Ghost stories, murder and a basement speakeasy are all part of the colorful history of the 1905 Ambassador Hotel in Dallas where renovation begins Monday to create apartments.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 05:06 PM CDT

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars. The San...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 04:13 PM CDT

Texas Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.6 Percent in June

Texas Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.6 Percent in June

The Texas unemployment rate declined to 4.6 percent in June for the second straight month of declines, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 06:08 AM CDT

Shops Lure Customers With 'Try Before You Buy'

Shops Lure Customers With 'Try Before You Buy'

More retailers are hoping to lure shoppers with "try before you buy" shopping experiences. Now, experts say that opens an opportunity for showing off on social media.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 03:45 PM CDT

Exxon Mobil Sues Treasury Dept. to Halt $2M Fine

Exxon Mobil Sues Treasury Dept. to Halt $2M Fine

Exxon Mobil sues Treasury Department to stop $2 million fine over alleged violation of Russia sanctions.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 06:16 PM CDT

Exxon Fined $2M for Tillerson-Era Breach of Russia Sanctions

Exxon Fined $2M for Tillerson-Era Breach of Russia Sanctions

Exxon Mobil Corp. must pay a $2 million fine for showing "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday....

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 04:44 PM CDT

Carrier Cuts Jobs at Factory Where Trump Said He Saved Jobs

Carrier Cuts Jobs at Factory Where Trump Said He Saved Jobs

The Carrier factory where then-President-elect Donald Trump announced that he had made a deal to save U.S. jobs from moving to Mexico has started the process of laying off workers. NBC News reports that 338...

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 08:51 AM CDT

Walmart Apologizes for N-Word in Product Description

Walmart Apologizes for N-Word in Product Description

Walmart apologized after the n-word was used on its website in the product description for a third-party seller's item, NBC News reported. “We are very sorry and appalled that this third party seller listed...

 
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