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GM to recall 7M vehicles globally to replace Takata air bags

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will recall about 7 million big pickup trucks and SUVs worldwide to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators. The...

Retailers brace as virus bears down on consumers and economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — LaTonya Story is every retailer’s worst fear. With the viral pandemic re-surging through the country and the economy under threat, Story has...

Fort Worth out of running for Space Command HQ, San Antonio still in

A Texas city could still host the U.S. Space Command headquarters, but it’s not going to be Fort Worth. The U.S. Air Force has narrowed...

E-commerce firm that acquired Pier 1, takes RadioShack assets

Look who is joining former Fort Worth home furnishing retailer Pier 1 Imports at e-commerce-focused business, Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV): Fellow storied Fort Worth...

Leonard Green & Partners acquires majority stake in ECI

ECI Software Solutions, a leader in cloud-based business management software solutions for small and medium sized companies, announced Nov. 19 that Leonard Green &...

US jobless claims increase to 742,000 as pandemic worsens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid rose last week to 742,000, the first increase in five weeks and a sign...

Ian MacLean named chair of U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council has appointed Ian MacLean, president of Highland Landscaping LLC in Southlake and recipient of the Fort...

Amazon opens online pharmacy, shaking up another industry

By JOSEPH PISANI and TOM MURPHY AP Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Now at Amazon.com: insulin and inhalers. The retail colossus opened an online pharmacy Tuesday...

Fort Worth company making noise in earphone cleaning market

What does a company that makes earwax removal kits do when they take note of the number of people searching for “earphone cleaning”? They will...

Single-family home rentals coming to market in Fort Worth area

A hybrid residential development concept is ready to open in the Fort Worth market. Pheonix, Arizona-based developer NexMetro Communities has plans to bring more...

Camp Bowie District completes redesign, rebrand with launch of new website

Camp Bowie District courtesy Camp Bowie District Inc. launched its new website Nov. 16, providing a directory of area merchants who are categorically listed with...

New student housing for Texas Wesleyan from Panteras/Miyama partnership

Student housing developer Panteras Development Partners and owner-operator Miyama USA Texas on Nov. 16 announced they have entered into a long-term ground lease with...

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JRB Fort Worth chosen for main operating base for C-130J aircraft

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth has been selected as a main operating base for eight C-130J aircraft at the 136th Airlift...

Commentary: When to donate rewards to charity and when to give cash

By ERIN HURD of NerdWalletIf you're looking to give to charity this holiday season but don't want to dip into your bank account, donating...

Texas again sets record for new coronavirus infections as testing also sees sustained highs

Texas health officials reported more than 14,000 new coronavirus infections Wednesday in what appeared to be an all-time high for daily cases. The record comes...

Commentary: Area mayors say ‘Spread cheer this holiday season, not COVID-19’

Mayors of several cities in Tarrant County released the following message: As we enter the holiday season, it’s becoming all too apparent that this year...