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US Oil and Natural Gas Rig Count Drops
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US Oil and Natural Gas Rig Count Drops

Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 34 this week to 954 amid depressed oil prices. Read »

Apr 17, 2015
1M+ Blower Vacs Recalled Due to Fire Risk

1M+ Blower Vacs Recalled Due to Fire Risk

More than 1 million electric blower vacuums made in China are being recalled due to fire and burn hazards, according... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Amazon's Planned New Center to Employ 500 in Dallas

Amazon's Planned New Center to Employ 500 in Dallas

Amazon.com is asking for tax abatements as part of its plan to open another distribution center in North Texas, this... Read »

Apr 14, 2015
Long Tarmac Delays at US Airports Spiked in February

Long Tarmac Delays at US Airports Spiked in February

There was a surge in long tarmac delays at the nation's airports in February, including several during a snow storm... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
Passenger Traffic Rises on Southwest, Slips on United

Passenger Traffic Rises on Southwest, Slips on United

Southwest Airlines carried more passengers for more miles in March than a year ago. Read »

Apr 9, 2015
GM Eyes $1.2 Billion Expansion, Hundreds of New Jobs

GM Eyes $1.2 Billion Expansion, Hundreds of New Jobs

General Motors' Arlington Assembly Plant may soon be manufacturing more than SUV’s. Nearly 600 new jobs could be... Watch »

Apr 8, 2015
FAA Approves Step Toward Combining AA, US Airways

FAA Approves Step Toward Combining AA, US Airways

American Airlines is marking a merger milestone and US Airways is one step closer toward extinction. Read »

Apr 8, 2015
AT&T Paying $25M Over Data Breaches

AT&T Paying $25M Over Data Breaches

AT&T is paying $25 million in a settlement with federal regulators over data breaches for some 280,000 U.S. Read »

Apr 8, 2015
SWA CEO Gets 24 Percent Boost in Pay

SWA CEO Gets 24 Percent Boost in Pay

Southwest Airlines Co. earned a record profit last year and the CEO benefited with a 24 percent increase in... Read »

Apr 6, 2015
Freshest and Best Supermarkets

Freshest and Best Supermarkets

Do you love or hate your supermarket? A lot of it may depend on how fresh it seems, according to a Consumer Reports... Watch »

Apr 2, 2015
Amazon Promises One-Button Shopping With

Amazon Promises One-Button Shopping With "Dash"

Amazon Prime subscribers will soon be able to order everyday products with the push of a single button, thanks to... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
FAA Fines Southwest $328,550 Over Two Safety Issues

FAA Fines Southwest $328,550 Over Two Safety Issues

The FAA wants to fine Southwest Airlines $328,550 for not properly inspecting and repairing planes. Read »

Mar 31, 2015
RadioShack Creditor Changes Mind, Won't Offer New Bid

RadioShack Creditor Changes Mind, Won't Offer New Bid

RadioShack creditor Salus says it won't improve its bid as it fights with another buyer for the electronics chain... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Nebraska Furniture Brings Big Boost to The Colony

Nebraska Furniture Brings Big Boost to The Colony

Before the actual mega store has even had its grand opening the Nebraska Furniture Mart along Highway 121 is already... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot From Diet Coke

Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot From Diet Coke

Americans bought less soda for the 10th straight year in 2014, with diet sodas shrinking more than their sugary... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Dallas Auto Show Opens Wed., Tacoma Makes TX Debut

Dallas Auto Show Opens Wed., Tacoma Makes TX Debut

The Dallas Auto show opens to the public on Wednesday. It is being held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention... Watch »

Mar 25, 2015
AT&T Hiring for 500+ Jobs in DFW Area

AT&T Hiring for 500+ Jobs in DFW Area

On Tuesday, Dallas-based AT&T announced the company will hire hundreds of new employees in the Dallas/Fort Worth... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is Dead; Biscuit Taco to Replace

Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is Dead; Biscuit Taco to Replace

The newest weapon in the breakfast wars is a biscuit shaped like a taco. Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Cheap Wines Chock-Full of Arsenic: Lawsuit

Many popular, inexpensive brands of wine made and distributed in California, including Trader Joe's famed "Two... Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Costco Vs. Sam's Club

Costco Vs. Sam's Club

If you don’t mind giant sizes and you have room to store boatloads of things such as paper towels, warehouse clubs... Watch »

Mar 19, 2015
 

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