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Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 04:25 PM CST

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

Disney Buying Large Part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B Deal

Disney is buying a large part of Fox, including its movie and television studios, for about $52.4 billion, as the home of Mickey Mouse tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment...

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 at 03:51 PM CST

Fed Boosts Benchmark Rate for 3rd Time This Year

Fed Boosts Benchmark Rate for 3rd Time This Year

The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate for the third time this year and foresees three additional hikes in 2018, a vote of confidence that the U.S. economy remains on solid footing 8½ years...

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 at 08:46 AM CST

Apple Investment Could Create 500 North Texas Jobs

Apple Investment Could Create 500 North Texas Jobs

Apple has made a major investment into a laser company operating a factory in North Texas.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 06:38 PM CST

After School Project Turns Into Global Charity

After School Project Turns Into Global Charity

What started as an after-school activity for two Dallas sisters has grown to a global charity.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 05:01 PM CST

Arlington Launches $3 On-Demand Ridesharing

Arlington Launches $3 On-Demand Ridesharing

Arlington is partnering with Via to launch new on-demand ridesharing service in the city as they move to discontinue the MetroArlingtonXpress bus service.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:16 PM CST

At-Home DNA Tests Become Common, Lead to Ethical Dilemmas

At-Home DNA Tests Become Common, Lead to Ethical Dilemmas

As at-home DNA tests become more convenient and common, users are dealing with more questions about their origins and the emotional aftermath of their results, CNBC reported. DNA tests sites such as Ancestery...

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 10:20 AM CST

Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Bitcoin Soars

Talk of a Bubble Intensifies as Price of Bitcoin Soars

Is bitcoin in a bubble? The price of bitcoin has been soaring this year, and last week alone it jumped from $11,000 to well over $17,000, according to Coindesk. It started the year below $1,000. That rocketing...

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 06:53 AM CST

Dallas Man Raises Concerns About Gas Leak in '17 Dodge

Dallas Man Raises Concerns About Gas Leak in '17 Dodge

A Dallas man says the smell of gasoline inside his brand new Dodge Charger is overwhelming. When he couldn't get the dealer to fix the problem, he got NBC 5's Samantha Chatman on the case.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 11:08 AM CST

US Adds 228K Jobs, Underscoring Economy's Growing Momentum

US Adds 228K Jobs, Underscoring Economy's Growing Momentum

U.S. employers added a robust 228,000 jobs in November, a sign of the job market's enduring strength in its ninth year of economic recovery. The unemployment rate remained at a 17-year low of 4.1 percent,...

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 07:08 AM CST

Demand for Pilots Soaring, Airlines Hiring Record Numbers

Demand for Pilots Soaring, Airlines Hiring Record Numbers

The demand for pilots is sky high, and industry experts say that's not likely to change anytime soon.

 

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