<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Business News]]> Copyright 2014 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 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:06:59 -0500 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:06:59 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[RadioShack Warns of Bankruptcy]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:44:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_radio_shack.jpg
RadioShack says it may need more capital to help complete its turnaround efforts.

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<![CDATA[What to Buy at Wal-Mart]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:35:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-walmart-003.jpg
Think shopping at Wal-Mart is a bright idea? Consumer Reports’ tests show it could be, if you’re in the market for LED lightbulbs.

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<![CDATA[Tesla Passes on Texas for Site of $5B Battery Plant]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:04:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tesla-gallery.jpg
Gov. Rick Perry's office says it continues to negotiate with Tesla Motors to build an electric car battery factory in Texas, despite Tesla's announcement Thursday that it has broken ground on a Nevada site.

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<![CDATA[American Airlines Names First Woman Chief Pilot]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:54:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kathi-Durst.jpg
The new leader in charge of every single American Airlines pilot at DFW International Airport is making headlines -- that's because she, Capt. Kathi Durst, is the first woman to be named chief pilot.

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<![CDATA[DISD to Discuss Using Firms to Fill Jobs]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:11:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DISD+Board+061814.jpg
The Dallas ISD School Board will discuss a request to spend $300,000 on search firms to hire cabinet-level positions in the district.

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<![CDATA[Market Basket Board OKs $1.5 Billion Sale to Ousted CEO]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:49:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Market+Basket.jpg
If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it. Sixteen months after the attack killed three people and injured more than...

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<![CDATA[Radio Shack Seeks Lifeline From Bankruptcy]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:04:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/radioshack-hq.jpg
Fort Worth-based Radio Shack could be looking to one of its shareholders to save it from filing for bankruptcy.

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<![CDATA[Study: Fair Park Should be Privatized]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:03:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/207*120/fair-park-MLK.jpg
The Dallas Morning News has learned that the Texas Department of Transportation is starting a study on the costs of lowering Interstate 30, east of downtown and building a new deck park, similar to Klyde Warren...

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<![CDATA["Millennial" Market Not Lovin' McDonald's: Report]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:51:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/McDonalds-Blitz-Box.jpg
It looks like millennials aren’t munching on McDonald’s as much as they used to.

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<![CDATA[Buffalo Wild Wings Invests in Dallas-Based Rusty Taco]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:28:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/1rusty.jpg
Buffalo Wild Wings has made a majority investment in Rusty Taco, seeking to help the chain grow throughout the country.

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<![CDATA[First Wave of Toyota Employees Begin Visits]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:49:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/toyota3.jpg
Toyota confirms that hundreds of employees will start rotating through North Texas over the next several months. Starting this weekend, groups will be hosted by a hotel in Frisco's Stonebriar district...

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<![CDATA[Online Tool Provides Car Recall Information]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:13:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/WomanComputerPic_1200x675_300608067571.jpg
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration launched a new online tool — safercar.gov — in which car buyers and owners can use a vehicle identification number to identify open or unrepaired...

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<![CDATA[Website Provides Detailed Recall Information]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:15:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/WomanComputerPic_1200x675_300608067571.jpg
In a record year for vehicle recalls, the NHTSA offers a website that provides detailed recall and repair information.

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<![CDATA[Ballmer Leaves Microsoft Board]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:58:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/Steve+Ballmer+Clips+1.JPG
The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is complete, NBA officials said Tuesday after months of legal battles involving long-time Clippers owner Donald Sterling and his wife. In a...]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's to Sell Packaged Coffee in Supermarkets: Report]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:42:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/050509+McCafe+Picture+p11.jpg
Taylor Swift is saying goodbye to country music, for now: The singer says she's releasing her first full-length pop album on Oct. 27.

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<![CDATA[Ground Oregano Recalled Over Salmonella Threat]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:51:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mccormick-ground-oregano.jpg
A Georgia-based meat company is recalling over 15,000 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets after reports surfaced that consumers found small pieces of plastic in the meat. Perdue Farms and the USDA's Food...

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<![CDATA[Chesapeake Plaza to be Renamed Pier 1 Imports Building]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:40:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pier-1-building-day.jpg
International real estate firm Hines announced Tuesday they acquired Fort Worth's Chesapeake Plaza and were renaming it the Pier 1 Imports Building.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Adds Nonstop Flights Between Dallas, Bay Area]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:41:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/southwest-airlines.jpg
A passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight from San Francisco to Chicago is "showing the love" to a flight attendant.]]>