<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Business News]]>Copyright 2016http://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-usSat, 03 Dec 2016 12:08:31 -0600Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:08:31 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Oil Tumbles Amid OPEC Uncertainty]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:30:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/gasolina-16.jpg
Stocks closed slightly higher on Tuesday, boosted by health-care companies like UnitedHealth Group, as investors digested falling oil prices ahead of a key OPEC meeting.The Dow Jones industrial average...

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<![CDATA[Vast Field of Oil, Natural Gas Found in West Texas]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:52:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/oil+field+west+texas.jpg
The U.S. Geological Survey says it has discovered in West Texas one of the largest reserves of recoverable oil in the agency's history.

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<![CDATA[Popularity of 'Pollo' Hits North Texas]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:35:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Pollo+Popularity.jpg
The popularity of Latin-themed chicken restaurant chains is nesting in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[More Stores Close Doors for Thanksgiving]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:55:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/112715+black+friday+deals.jpg
A growing number of major retailers are opting to close their doors over the Thanksgiving holiday.

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<![CDATA[Best Buy Reveals Black Friday Deals]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:54:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Best+Buy2.jpg
Big box store Best Buy is breaking out its Black Friday deals exclusively on its mobile app.

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<![CDATA[Layoffs at Frontier Communications]]> Sat, 05 Nov 2016 13:37:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Frontier_Logo_Generic.jpg
Allen employees are among 1,000 workers being laid off by Frontier Communications.]]>
<![CDATA[AA Previews Roomier Seats, New Plane]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2016 06:31:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/1478205406-NB_04dream3.jpg
The latest version of American Airlines' Boeing 787 Dreamliner was on display at a maintenance hangar near D/FW International Airport Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Mecum Auto Auction Sets Up in Dallas]]> Wed, 02 Nov 2016 07:35:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mecum-auto-dallas.jpg
Mecum Auctions, the world's largest collector car auction company, returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center on Nov. 2-5 with an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, hot...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Starts Offering Black Friday Deals]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:12:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AMAZON_AP_16287435798944.jpg
It's only one day after Halloween and more than three weeks to Thanksgiving but Black Friday deals are already here. Amazon began offering sales on Tuesday as part of its Black Friday Deals store, which...

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<![CDATA[Texas College Joins Craft Beer Craze]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:14:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/200*120/eastfield-college-brewing.jpg
The number of craft breweries has swelled in recent years, and Eastfield College is offering a certification course to help aspiring brewers.

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<![CDATA[Fewer People Are Visiting Trump-Branded Properties: Analysts]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:38:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-528652674.jpg
The number of visitors to Donald Trump-branded properties dropped in September by more than 16 percent compared to the same month last year, CNBC reports.That drop follows a 7.1 percent year-over-year...

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<![CDATA[Tony Robbins Hypes Up Dreamforce Crowds in San Francisco]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:15:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Tonyrobbinsofficial.jpg
There was no fire walk or Oprah Moment, but Tony Robbins did unleash his trademark high-energy self-help wisdom upon thousands on the opening night of cloud-computing company Salesforce's Dreamforce conference...]]>
<![CDATA[Airlines Reading, Responding to Social Media Rants]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:25:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swa-airline-tweets-compliants.jpg
A new study says airlines are reading posts made by customers complaining over delayed or canceled flights and poor service, and are responding to those messages. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines has a team...

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<![CDATA[Wells Fargo Feels The Heat]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:37:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wells_Fargo_Feels_The_Heat_1200x675_775681603585.jpg
Wells Fargo is facing more fallout following revelations that $2 million dollars in fake accounts were created for customers without their knowledge.The state of California announced sanctions against...]]>
<![CDATA[Wells Fargo CEO to Forfeit $41M Amid Review]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:52:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16260609890795-wells-fargo.jpg
Secretary of Labor Tom Perez on Tuesday said he would initiate a "top-to-bottom" review of labor practices at disgraced bank Wells Fargo, NBC News reported.Perez was responding to a letter from eight...

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<![CDATA[Local Startup Makes Business Easy for Holidays]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:43:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Teatro-sales-devices.jpg
Richardson-based Theatro developed a new device that helps with efficiency for sales associates in the retail industry.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Protect Yourself From Hackers ]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:38:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_onlinetuneup0923_1920x1080.jpg
Thursday's news that Yahoo suffered a hack of 500 million of its user accounts may have many people taking a new look at how to keep their own email accounts and personal information secure.]]>
<![CDATA[How The Marriott-Starwood Merger Affects Your Rewards]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:37:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/marriott.jpg
The Marriott International brand to become the largest hotel chain in the world, after its $13 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide in a merger that closed on Friday morning.But...

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<![CDATA[Embattled Wells Fargo CEO Resigns From Federal Panel]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:15:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16264579459541-Stumpf.jpg
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf stepped down from his position on the Federal Reserve Advisory Council Thursday, according to a statement from the San Francisco Federal Reserve. Wells Fargo told CNBC that Stumpf...

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