<![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 Sat, 01 Aug 2015 07:18:10 -0500 Sat, 01 Aug 2015 07:18:10 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Texas Instruments Selling Plano Spring Creek Campus]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:56:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/texas-instruments-sign.jpg
Texas instruments is selling its 84-acre Spring Creek campus in Plano.]]>
<![CDATA[Restaurant Fronted by KISS Members Set to Open in The Colony ]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:14:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gene-simmons-licking-bass.jpg
Construction crews in The Colony broke ground for a restaurant fronted by KISS band members.
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<![CDATA[Rawlings 'Deeply Concerned' About Sex Expo in Dallas]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:07:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/exxxotica.jpg
A pornography convention advertised on billboards across the Metroplex is not sitting well with many people who find the event offensive.

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<![CDATA[Local Agency Brings Cuba Travel Dreams to Reality]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:50:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cuba_Travel_Agents.jpg
As Cuban and American diplomatic relations thaw, one North Texas travel agency is eager to meet growing demand of Americans who wish to travel to the hermit island.

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<![CDATA[Milestone for Cowboys' Frisco Complex]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:52:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Complex_Frisco_July_28.jpg
The ascension of new beams signified the half-way point for the completion of the a new football training facility dubbed, "The Star."

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<![CDATA[71K Strollers, Seats Recalled Due to Choking Risk]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:50:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/uppababy-stroller-recall-cpsc.jpg
UPPAbaby is recalling 71,000 strollers and seats because of a choking hazard, saying children could bite off a piece of the stroller's foam crossbar, according to federal regulators.

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<![CDATA[Bernie Sanders Visits Dallas for 2016 Race]]> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 17:31:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bernie_Sanders_Dallas.jpg
A presidential candidate's race for the White House made a stop in North Texas today with thousands rallying for Bernie Sanders.

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<![CDATA[Costco's Motion-Sensor Trash Cans Recalled]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 10:57:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/EKO_Sensor_Trash_Can.jpg
Thousands of motion-sensor trash cans sold exclusively at Costco stores and online have been recalled because they pose a laceration hazard.

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<![CDATA[Blue Bell: $125M Bass Investment Necessary to Remain Operational]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:05:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sid-Bass-and-Blue-Bell.jpg
Blue Bell's CEO told shareholders that Texas billionaire Sid Bass will lend the company up to $125 million and that the investment is necessary to remain operational.

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<![CDATA[MAC Cosmetics Plans Collection to Honor Selena]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 10:33:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/selena_file.jpg
A multi-product collection from MAC Cosmetics inspired by the late Latin icon Selena Quintanilla is planned for next year, the company said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Mary Kay Expo Attracts Thousands to Dallas]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:30:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mary_Kay_Dallas_2015.jpg
The annual Mary Kay seminar is currently underway at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, which is held from July 16 to August 1.

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<![CDATA[Avon Recalls Nut Choppers]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 06:12:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/avon_nut_chopper.jpg
Avon has recalled thousands of nut choppers due to a choking risk.

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<![CDATA[Amazon, Walmart Battle it Out Online Wednesday]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:18:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_252663736_amazon_prime_day_rebajas_ofertas_black_friday.jpg
The sales are on between Walmart and Amazon.com as they battle it out online for your business. Both companies lowered prices on thousands of items Wednesday beginning at 2 a.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Trees Downed for Safety at Dallas Love Field]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:11:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Planes_Trees_Dallas_Love_Field.jpg
Dallas Parks and Recreation workers cut down half a dozen Elm and Pecan trees at a popular Dallas lakefront park.

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<![CDATA[Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Set for Aug. 7-9]]> Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:10:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/back_to_school_bookbag_shop1.jpg
The Texas annual sales tax holiday has been set for Aug. 7-9 just in time for families sending children back to school.

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<![CDATA[Billionaire Sid Bass Invests in Blue Bell Ice Cream]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:01:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sid-Bass-and-Blue-Bell.jpg
Blue Bell Creameries says Fort Worth investor and philanthropist Sid Bass has become an investor and partner with the Texas-based company.

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<![CDATA['Hiring Our Heroes' Job Fair Set for Tuesday]]> Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:24:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/20131111+Vet+Job+Fair.jpg
A Fort Worth job fair invites military veterans and their spouses to come out and take the next step to employment this week.

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<![CDATA[Low Airfare Prices Available Now For Fall Travel]]> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:13:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/planegeneric1.jpg
Now is the best time to lock in low airfares for fall travel]]>
<![CDATA[Student Loan Rates Drop, But For How Long?]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 13:29:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CN12T07072015_1200x675_479329347941.jpg
More than 1.2 trillion dollars in student loans are taken out by more than 40 million consumers, with an average balance of about 29 thousand dollars. Last week, the interest rate on those federal loans dropped...]]>
<![CDATA[Facebook Building Massive DFW Data Center]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:39:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/facebook-dc-fw.jpg
Representatives from Facebook joined local and state officials to break ground on a new data center being built in Fort Worth Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[What's Going on in Greece? And How It Affects You]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:59:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_lv50tweb_1500x845.jpg
Monday's stock slide has investors nervously awaiting Tuesday's opening bell amid the Greek Crisis and an emerging crisis in Puerto Rico.]]>