<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Business News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/business http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usSun, 28 May 2017 15:32:12 -0500Sun, 28 May 2017 15:32:12 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Check Out American Airlines' New Lounge Coming to D/FW]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 10:04:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/american-airlines-flagship-lounge.jpg
Fort Worth-based American Airlines unveiled its new Flagship Lounge Thursday for business and first class passengers at JFK in New York.

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<![CDATA[How Best Buy Escaped the Retail Apocalypse]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 18:52:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Best+Buy+General+copy.jpg
Shares of Best Buy surged more than 20 percent Thursday after the company posted unexpected sales growth in same store locations.Best Buy is a retail anomaly because it's an enjoyable place to shop, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Race Car Costs: The High Price of Fielding a Racing Team]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 10:54:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/indy500.jpg
Gentlemen, start your engines — of your money-munching machines.While waiting for the flag to drop at the Indianapolis 500 this Memorial Day weekend, are you fantasizing about becoming a race car driver?...

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<![CDATA[Scheme Targeting Airbnb Users Prompts New Account Protection]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 07:30:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/airbnb-homepage.jpg
Before you hop on a plane or hit the road for a vacation, we have a scheme to tell you about that's targeting travelers, including one Crowley woman.]]>
<![CDATA[Deep Ellum Security Concerns Growing]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 23:05:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/deep+ellum+dallas.jpg
Residents of Deep Ellum will see more uniformed police officers walking the streets.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Airlines Debuts Boldly-Colored Uniforms]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 18:07:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swa-uniforms-2017-08.jpg
Khaki and navy uniforms will soon be out at Southwest Airlines, replaced by outfits in Bold Blue, Warm Red, and Summit Silver.

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<![CDATA[Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 20:48:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-479833756-Musk.jpg
Workers at Tesla's car factory in California have been fainting, experiencing dizziness and even having seizures, often requiring medical attention.The symptoms have led to more than 100 calls for ambulances...

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<![CDATA[US Dollar Surges After Traders Speculate on Trump ]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 14:48:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stockmarketsgeneric_1200x675.jpg
The U.S. dollar suddenly surged against the British pound and other currencies Thursday after the reemergence of former FBI Director James Comey saying Trump never asked to end the probe, reported CNBC.The...

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Conor Shine: Airline Customer Service]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 13:47:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/united+airlines+passenger+removed+1.png
The Dallas Morning News aviation writer Conor Shine joins NBC 5 to discuss the recent string of viral videos and stories about bad customer experiences on commercial airplanes.

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<![CDATA[Companies Stashing Bitcoin in Anticipation of Cyberattacks]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 07:11:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bitcoins.jpg
Companies are stockpiling bitcoins in preparation of future "ransomware" attacks, which have grown exponentially over the past few years, NBC News reported. According to cybersecurity experts and firms, about...

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<![CDATA[Cisco to Cut 1,100 More Jobs Amid Worse-Than-Expected Outlook]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 18:28:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CISCO_AP_16229651180299.jpg
Cisco announced Wednesday that it will be cutting 1,100 employees as part of its expanded restructuring plan.The new job cuts come only months after the enterprise technology company cut 5,500 jobs —...

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<![CDATA[Stocks Suffer Worst Day of the Year Amid White House Chaos]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 15:14:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wall-street-sign.jpg
U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Wednesday as investors digested the latest news out of Washington, with the Dow Jones averagine about 370 points lower, Goldman Sachs contributing the most losses, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Lucky Charms to Give Away Boxes with Marshmallows Only]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 12:45:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/luckycharms.jpg
General Mills is holding a contest to give away 10,000 boxes of Lucky Charms filled with only marshmallows.]]>
<![CDATA[Outage Jolts Starbucks Customers at Some Stores]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 14:02:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/511143580-Starbucks-generic.jpg
Customers at some Starbucks shops hit a snag Tuesday while trying to fill up their coffee cups, CNBC reported. Registers were knocked offline by a technology update that was being installed overnight,...

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<![CDATA[How to Stay Safe If an Active Shooter Comes to Your Job]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 09:57:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/active-shooter-training-GettyImages-567382253.jpg
Active shooter scenarios are unpredictable but now more and more businesses want to be prepared.One security consulting firm said inquiries about what to do have surged after recent workplace tragedies...

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<![CDATA[Consumer Headlines For May 12, 2017]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 17:16:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wells+fargo3.jpg
NBC 5 Responds Wayne Carter breaks down the consumer headlines for Friday May 12, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Connecticut Family Stranded at D/FW Over Passport Problems]]> Sat, 13 May 2017 02:14:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wet+passport.jpg
A Connecticut couple is livid with American Airlines after their family vacation to Mexico ended at their connection in Dallas/Fort Worth airport.

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<![CDATA[Hospitals the Target of International Cyber Attack]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 17:21:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hospital+ransom+image.jpg
Hackers are holding hospitals' computer systems hostage in return for digital currency.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Woman's Boxes Left on Curb During Moving Dispute]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 07:01:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/responds-moving-fiasco.jpg
There are dozens of businesses in North Texas that can help take a load off during a move, but a Grand Prairie woman says the movers she hired did the exact opposite.

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<![CDATA[Robocalls On The Rise, How You Can Fight Back]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 03:56:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/robocalls+image.jpg
If you've noticed more robocalls lately, you're not alone. There are some new ways that you can defend yourself.

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<![CDATA[Want to Save on Mother's Day? Better Be Quick]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 07:15:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mothers-day-sales.jpg
NBC 5 Responds found some great deals that can save you a lot of money for Mother's Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Costco Opens First Dallas Store Thursday]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 23:19:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/costco-opening.jpg
Costco Wholesale is opening its doors for the first time in Dallas on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Whole Foods Shakes Up Board as Key Sales Figure Falls Again]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 16:38:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Whole+Foods.png
Whole Food Markets on Wednesday announced a shakeup of its board and named a new CFO as it works to turn around its struggling business, which has seen seven straight quarters of same-store sales decline.Keith...

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<![CDATA[Snap Plunges on First Earnings Report as Public Company]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 16:41:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/snapchatonwallst_1200x675.jpg
Snap, parent company of social media site Snapchat, reported quarterly financial results for the first time on Wednesday, posting revenue that missed estimates and slower-than-expected user growth.Shares...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Fires Back at Wal-Mart, Lowers Free Shipping Minimum]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 08:02:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_93380942358.jpg
Amazon has lowered its free shipping threshold from $35 to $25, undercutting Wal-Mart by $10 and escalating a battle between the the e-commerce giant and the largest big-box retailer, CNBC reported.Earlier...

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<![CDATA[Roofing Runaround Leaves Woman Scrambling for Repairs]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 08:14:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/roofing-conroy-responds.jpg
A Plano woman says she hired a roof contractor last year, but the job hasn't started and her home insurance says she needs a new roof immediately.

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<![CDATA[Neiman Marcus Sells Pricey Destroyed Sneakers]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 07:29:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nieman-marcus-shoe.jpg
Neiman Marcus, known as a pinnacle of fashion and style, is selling a beaten, scuffed up high-top sneaker for more than $1,400.

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<![CDATA[Apple Pledges $1 Billion Boost to US Manufacturing ]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 18:28:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/188*120/apple-GettyImages-516837044.jpg
Apple plans to start a $1 billion fund to create more advanced manufacturing jobs in the United States, company CEO Tim Cook told “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on Wednesday.As CNBC reports, the fund fits...

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