<![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-usTue, 24 Jan 2017 16:24:29 -0600Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:24:29 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Start-Up Scene Moving to South Dallas]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:11:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-entrepreneur-center-img.jpg
The Dallas Entrepreneurship Center will open new locations in South Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Whataburger, H-E-B Joining Forces for Store]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:42:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/210*120/whataburger-heb-guidelive.jpg
Whataburger and H-E-B are about to double-size their Texas-ness again.

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<![CDATA[Retail Gasoline Prices in Texas, Nationwide Down This Week]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:29:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gas23.jpg
Retail gasoline prices in Texas and nationwide have declined this week.

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<![CDATA[IHOP: Our Twitter Was Hacked]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:30:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ihop-deleted-tweet-new.jpg
IHOP said that sometime Sunday morning, the company’s Twitter account was hacked when a politically charged retweet appeared that caused some customers to pledge to never eat their golden fluffy pancakes again.
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<![CDATA[SD Companies Won't Move Chargers]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:23:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/176*120/Dean+Spanos+vs+Jacksonville.JPG
So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.
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<![CDATA[Adidas Rereleases 'OG' NMD Sneaker]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:40:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AdidasNMDLine.jpg
It's well-known that New Yorkers are crazy for fashion. NYPD officers witnessed the chaos first hand as officers responded to calls for crowd control at Adidas' Fifth Avenue location Saturday morning. A line of
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<![CDATA[Lockheed Martin CEO Discusses F-35 Deal with Trump]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:36:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Marillyn+Hewson+lockheed+martin.jpg
A dogfight between Lockheed Martin and President-elect Donald Trump seems to be settling, and Fort Worth could come out on top.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Cowboys Boost North Texas Economy]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:46:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+playoffs+tickets.jpg
The economic impact from the Cowboys playoff game may be difficult to see around North Texas.

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<![CDATA[North Texas School Wins Big In Stock Show Art Contest]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:56:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stock+show+art+contest+%283%29.jpg
All Saints’ Episcopal School named Grand Champion School in Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo Art Contest.

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<![CDATA[Macy's Closing Creates Questions About Collin Creek Mall]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:50:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/collin+creek+mall+sign.jpg
The future of Collin Creek Mall in Plano could be in question after Macy's announced it's closing its doors.

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<![CDATA[Cavender's Replaces Lusky's Ryon's in Fort Worth Stockyards]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:21:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cavenders-170112-+%281%29.jpg
Luskey's Ryon's Western Store is now Cavender's Stock Yards Outfitter.

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<![CDATA[Cavender's Replaces Lusky's Ryon's in Fort Worth]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:32:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/luskeys-ryon.jpg
There's a new name in Fort Worth for western wear, beginning Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Magnetic Toy Danger]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:41:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cr-magnets.jpg
A controversial magnet is back on the market and Consumer Reports urges parents to take extreme caution if you have these in your home.

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<![CDATA[How Wild Texas Weather Affects Businesses]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 04:19:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bike-shops-warmer-weather.jpg
Businesses that would normally get the cold shoulder in January are feeling the heat.]]>
<![CDATA[Yahoo CEO to Resign After Verizon Takeover, Company Says]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 02:19:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/YAHOO_AP_16254012507905.jpg
Yahoo Inc. announced Monday that CEO Marissa Mayer, one of the highest-profile women in the predominantly male tech world, will resign once the company's merger with Verizon Communications Inc.

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<![CDATA[Gas Prices Climb, Technology for Electric Cars Improves]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:06:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Chevy+Volt1.jpg
Gas prices are expected to peak in 2017. Combating the rising gas prices, technology for electric cars continues to improve.

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<![CDATA[Alibaba CEO Talks Jobs With Trump]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:14:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trump-jack-ma.jpg
Jack Ma, the CEO of China-based tech giant Alibaba, met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York City Monday and vowed to focus on small businesses as the company plans its expansion to the U.S."Jack and...

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<![CDATA[New Plan & Name Ahead for Southern Dallas Mall]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 04:08:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-sw-center-mall.jpg
City and community leaders celebrated the unveiling of an ambitious plan to revitalize Southwest Center Mall in Oak Cliff.

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<![CDATA[More Signs of the Decline of the Department Store]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:32:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/craftsman.png
Macy's, Sears and K-Mart closing stores is leaving many wondering if department stores are about to be a thing of the past.

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<![CDATA[Macy's to Close 65 Stores in 2017, Cut 10K Jobs]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:23:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/197*120/GettyImages-2025683.jpg
Macy's announced Wednesday it is shutting down 65 stores in 2017 and eliminating an estimated 10,000 jobs as it battles slowing sales and growing online competition.The closures are part of a previously...]]>
<![CDATA[Ford Cancels Mexico Plant, Will Reinvest in Michigan]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:27:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FORD+THUMB.jpg
Ford announced the cancellation of a new $1.6 billion plant in Mexico and will instead reinvest in Michigan.

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<![CDATA[Southwest CEO Talks Hopes, Concerns for 2017]]> Thu, 15 Dec 2016 23:43:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gary+kelly+southwest+ceo.jpg
Southwest CEO Gary Kelly says the airline heads into the new year gaining altitude, with full planes, strong profits and encouraging signs for the months ahead.

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<![CDATA[CEOs of Tesla, Uber and Pepsi Join Trump's Business Council]]> Thu, 15 Dec 2016 05:30:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/elonmusk3.jpg
The real-life Iron Man has agreed to help Donald Trump.Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX joined the president-elect’s business council on Wednesday, NBC News reported. Two other CEOs, Travis Kalanick of Uber...

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<![CDATA[Walmart Pulls 'Offensive' Mugs From Website]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:07:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walmart+sign+generic+2.jpg
Walmart has removed a mug from its website after numerous shoppers reported it as “appalling” and “offensive.”The black and white coffee mug was posted to the retail giant’s site with the message “Got Retard?”...

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<![CDATA[Hawaii's Last Sugar Mill Closes]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 13:48:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TEST_SugarHarvest1213_MP4_1200x675_831916611858.jpg
Workers delivered the final truckload of cane to Hawaii's last remaining sugar mill Monday, bringing an era that helped define the state to a close. KHNL's Lisa Kubota reports.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Clinical Lab Hack Exposes Personal Health Info of 34,000]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 06:34:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Quest+Diagnostics_21789268.jpg
Quest Diagnostics announced Monday that it is investigating an unauthorized third-party intrusion into an internet application on its network. In a statement released Monday, the company said the data accessed...]]>
<![CDATA[Southwest Airlines Expands Service to Cuba]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2016 07:25:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cuba-florida-southwest.jpg
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines begins its first flights to Havana Monday. Nonstop service runs daily from Tampa or Fort Lauderdale.]]>
<![CDATA[Southwest CEO Gary Kelly Says Travel Up Since Election]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:58:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gary+kelly+swa.jpg
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly says there has been an uptick in travel since the presidential election, and it may be more than just the holiday rush.

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<![CDATA[Delta Latest Airline to Upgrade Its Snacks]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:14:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/delta-snacks.jpg
If it's true that an army travels on its stomach, will better snacks keep passengers loyal to one airline? Delta Air Lines is rolling out new free snacks for customers in the main cabin, including brand-name...

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