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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 04:47 AM CDT

Six Flags Eyes Globe Life Park for New World HQ

Six Flags Eyes Globe Life Park for New World HQ

The City of Arlington may have found a new long-term resident for Globe Life Park once the Texas Rangers move out. According to city documents, Six Flags wants to move its world headquarters from Grand...

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 06:43 PM CDT

Costs Pile Up for Airlines as Boeing 737 Max Grounding Enters Eighth Month

Costs Pile Up for Airlines as Boeing 737 Max Grounding Enters Eighth Month

The worldwide grounding of the Boeing 737 Max, now in its eighth month, is driving up costs for airlines as they cancel thousands more flights into 2020. American and United this week joined Southwest in...

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 at 08:26 AM CDT

Elizabeth Warren Ramps Up Battle With Facebook

Elizabeth Warren Ramps Up Battle With Facebook

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., ramped up her criticism of Facebook this weekend, taking aim at the company's policy on political advertising and for having "contributed" to media job losses, NBC News reports....

Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 at 05:01 PM CDT

Alaska Airlines to Pay $25 Million for Non-Compliant Wage Statements

Alaska Airlines to Pay $25 Million for Non-Compliant Wage Statements

Alaska Airlines was ordered to pay $25 million to about a thousand of its employees for withholding information on wage statements. Julie Gunther, a San Diego resident, filed the lawsuit against Alaska Airlines...

Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 at 02:35 AM CDT

Companies Welcome US-China Trade Truce, Warn Disputes Remain

Companies Welcome US-China Trade Truce, Warn Disputes Remain

Companies have welcomed a U.S.-Chinese trade truce as a possible step toward breaking a deadlock in a 15-month-old tariff war, while economists caution there was little progress toward settling core disputes...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:54 PM CDT

Venture Capitalist, Lake Highlands Native Arlan Hamilton Disrupting The Business World

Venture Capitalist, Lake Highlands Native Arlan Hamilton Disrupting The Business World

Venture capitalist Arlan Hamilton is on a mission to get money in the hands of minority business owners. Her firm Backstage Capital has invested $7 million in more than 120 companies, but four years ago the Lake...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 01:14 PM CDT

Big Tech Is Now a Big Punching Bag for Politicians

Big Tech Is Now a Big Punching Bag for Politicians

Republicans and Democrats don't agree on health care, immigration or taxing the rich. But one subject draws critics from both parties: Big Tech. The list of grievances is long and growing by the week. Companies...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 12:43 PM CDT

US Consumers Snap Up Italian Parmesan Before Tariffs Hit

US Consumers Snap Up Italian Parmesan Before Tariffs Hit

U.S. consumers who appreciate the tang of aged Italian Parmesan cheese as an aperitif or atop their favorite pasta dish are stocking up ahead of next week's tariff hike and as dairy producers in the two...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 07:13 PM CDT

Judge Will Halt Lawsuits Against Purdue Pharma, Its Owners

Judge Will Halt Lawsuits Against Purdue Pharma, Its Owners

A judge is pushing for a settlement of more than 2,600 lawsuits facing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma with a decision Friday to pause litigation against the company and members of the wealthy Sackler family that...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 02:59 PM CDT

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru is recalling more than 350,000 Forester vehicles with heated seats because an electrical connection in the front passenger seat may loosen and deactivate the airbag even though the seat is occupied. Sub...

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