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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019 at 12:53 PM CST

Southwest Airlines Celebrates Life of Herb Kelleher

Southwest Airlines Celebrates Life of Herb Kelleher

Herb Kelleher passed earlier this month at the age of 87. Southwest Airlines is taking time Tuesday to celebrate his life and his legacy. He revolutionized the airline industry with an affordable airline...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 04:27 AM CST

5 Tips to Get a Side Hustle Rolling

5 Tips to Get a Side Hustle Rolling

This week NBC 5 Today is taking a closer look at how North Texans become successful at managing a business outside of the regular 9-to-5 job. Craig J. Lewis, founder and CEO of tech startup Gig Wage, says...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 05:53 PM CST

Sears Chairman's Hedge Fund Wins Bankruptcy Auction

Sears Chairman's Hedge Fund Wins Bankruptcy Auction

Sears said Thursday that its chairman Eddie Lampert’s hedge fund, ESL Investments, is the winning bidder in the company’s bankruptcy auction. “We are pleased to have reached a deal that would provide a path...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:35 AM CST

Friends Turn Hobby Into Profession, Find Worldwide Success

Friends Turn Hobby Into Profession, Find Worldwide Success

By day, Chris is a freelance photographer who has done some work with us at NBC 5. Russell is a respiratory therapist. Their "side hustle" is BassLayerz, an apparel company serving musicians who play the bass.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 07:36 AM CST

Gymboree Begins Winding Down Operations After 2nd Bankruptcy

Gymboree Begins Winding Down Operations After 2nd Bankruptcy

Gymboree is filing for bankruptcy protection for a second time in as many years, but this time the children's clothing retailer will begin winding down operations for good. The San Francisco company said...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 08:01 AM CST

John Bogle, Founder of Vanguard Group, Dies at 89

John Bogle, Founder of Vanguard Group, Dies at 89

John C. Bogle, who simplified investing for the masses by launching the first index mutual fund and founding Vanguard Group, died Wednesday, the company said. He was 89. Bogle did not invent the index fund, but...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 04:04 PM CST

Sears Chairman Reaches Deal to Save Company: Source

Sears Chairman Reaches Deal to Save Company: Source

Midday Tuesday, billionaire Eddie Lampert’s efforts to keep Sears alive were dead. Lawyers and bankers who had been holed up in the offices of Weil, Gotshal & Manges on Fifth Avenue to work out a deal...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 07:23 AM CST

How an Idea to Pay for Wedding Turned Into Small Business

How an Idea to Pay for Wedding Turned Into Small Business

All week we’ve been showcasing North Texans with side hustles. They’ve got full times jobs, but they’re pursuing a passion on the side to make some extra cash.

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 06:38 AM CST

Construction Halts for FW Stock Show, Businesses Rejoice

Construction Halts for FW Stock Show, Businesses Rejoice

For the duration of the Stock Show and Rodeo, the contractor will stop street construction on Montgomery Street between Camp Bowie and Interstate 30.

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 at 08:09 PM CST

Neiman Marcus Adds Cannabis Beauty Products to Its Lineup

Neiman Marcus Adds Cannabis Beauty Products to Its Lineup

Neiman Marcus has started to sell soaps, lotions and other skincare products made with cannabidiol or CBD, a compound that comes from the same plant as marijuana.

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