<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Business News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/business http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:26:30 -0600 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:26:30 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Winter Weather Causes Major Flight Cancellations]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:08:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/030115+AA+luggage.jpg
Over the weekend, American Airlines canceled about 2,000 flights around the country, Southwest 500 and Delta more than 100 all due to the weather.

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<![CDATA[Local Market Sets Opening]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:09:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DallasFlea1.jpg
The Dallas Flea, a pop-up market featuring works and crafts local Texas businesses, is set to open this spring.

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<![CDATA[New Smoking Ordinance to be Decided]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:06:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/tlmd_3_quit_smoking_636002_133899343275_484x363.jpg
Smokers in Cleburne may soon get a clear signal whether or not they can smoke in local businesses.]]>
<![CDATA[AA Becomes Official Airline of the LA Clippers]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:14:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aa-airline-generic-plane-01.jpg
American Airlines is now the official airline partner of the Los Angeles Clippers.

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<![CDATA[Social Reaction to Chargers-Raiders Stadium News]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:33:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chargers+raiders+stadium+rendering+13.jpg
News that rival professional football teams the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders are joining forces on a proposal that could have them share a Southern California stadium surprised many when it...

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<![CDATA[Elite Jumping Horses of Cuba ]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:32:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP247924812525_CubaHorses.jpg
Already renowned for fine rum and fancy cigars, Cuba is carving out a new luxury niche that is attracting Latin American elites to the communist-run island: elite jumping horses.

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<![CDATA[Top Paints for Your Rooms]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:18:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CR+PAINTING.jpg
A fresh coat of paint can give any room a simple, spring makeover. Where it gets complicated is choosing the paint. Home improvement stores such as Lowe’s and Home Depot stock not only different brands of paint...

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<![CDATA[Questions Surround Plans for $3.5B Theme Park]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18:39:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dreamvision+theme+park.jpg
The developers who announced plans in Fort Worth for a $3.5 billion theme park and resort said they are financed through an Alabama company that was formed less than one week ago, according to documents obtained...

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<![CDATA[Retail Gas Prices Up By 13 Cents in Texas: AAA]]> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 12:56:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NJ-Gas-Prices.jpg
Retail gasoline prices have risen sharply across Texas after months of declines.

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<![CDATA[Should Walmart Be Your Next Bank?]]> Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:09:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walmart+bank.jpg
The way people bank is changing rapidly, as every year fewer go to branches and millions embrace internet banking. Walmart is getting into the business, teaming up with GoBank to offer online banking.

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<![CDATA[RadioShack to Sell Off Some Stores, Sell Rest: Report]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 17:32:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/radioshack-hq.jpg
The end appears to be near for Fort Worth-based RadioShack as we know it.

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<![CDATA[Best Places for Car Repairs]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:11:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/car+repairs.jpg
When it comes to car repairs, a Consumer Reports’ survey finds that Tesla scored higher than any other dealership or independent service center for overall satisfaction

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<![CDATA[Mavs Now A Billion-Dollar Franchise]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:01:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mavsparade.A.jpg
They're not quite approaching the Cowboys' $2.3 billion, but according to Forbes the Mavs are now worth $1.15 billion.

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<![CDATA[U.S. Gas Prices Falling Below $2]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:36:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gas-prices-461831632.jpg
Now is the perfect time to start planning a road trip, because by the end the weekend, the national average for gas prices is predicted to fall below $2 a gallon. But fill up your tanks, because these record low...

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<![CDATA[J.C. Penney Is Not Bringing Back Its Big Book]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:42:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JCPHomeCatalog.jpg
J.C. Penney said Tuesday it's not resurrecting its "Big Book" print catalog.

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<![CDATA[Plano's "Legacy West" Booming as Toyota Breaks Ground]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:44:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/west+legacy.jpg
Toyota’s move to Plano turned some ceremonial dirt on Tuesday. The automaker’s corporate headquarters is just one project in the booming area called “Legacy West”.

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<![CDATA[Toyota Breaks Ground on New Facility in Plano]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:39:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/toyota4.jpg
Toyota has decided to move its North America headquarters to North Texas in a big way.

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