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Two Texas residents among winners in Project Yellow Light competition

Two Texas residents were among the winners in the ninth annual Project Yellow Light scholarship competition, put on by The Ad Council...

Plant closings send GM to 2Q loss, but signs of improvement

By TOM KRISHER AP Auto WriterDETROIT (AP) — Even though General Motors was able to reopen its U.S. factories for the last...

Pandemic drives average age of cars in US to a record high

The Associated Press Drivers are holding on to cars and trucks longer during the coronavirus pandemic. The average age...

Pandemic grips commerce, hits railroader Union Pacific

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific's second-quarter profit fell 28% from a year ago as carload revenue tumbled in the coronavirus pandemic.

Dye added to DART board

Mayor Robert C. Dye, City of Farmers Branch, has been appointed to serve on the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Board.

States set goals to jump-start transition to electric trucks

By MARY ESCH Associated PressALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A coalition of states is following California's lead in setting goals to jump-start a...

GM CEO expects virus to ebb, economic recovery by early 2021

By TOM KRISHER AP Auto WriterDETROIT (AP) — The auto business used to be pretty simple. Crank out vehicles that people want...

Baseless Wayfair child-trafficking theory spreads online

By AMANDA SEITZ and ALI SWENSON Associated PressCHICAGO (AP) — The baseless conspiracy theory took off after an anonymous user posed a...

Near Southside ZIPZONE starts July 19

Trinity Metro is bringing a new on-demand transportation option to the Near Southside, the organization announced in mid-July.

American Airlines threatens to cancel some Boeing Max orders

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines WriterDALLAS (AP) — American Airlines is warning Boeing that it could cancel some overdue orders for the...

Park Place Dealerships sells eight dealerships to Asbury Automotive Group

Park Place Dealerships, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell certain assets of Park Place Dealerships, one of the country’s largest privately-owned...

Uber buys Postmates in $2.65 billion all-stock deal

By MATT OTT AP Business WriterSILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Uber finally got its food delivery company, acquiring Postmates in a $2.65...

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Memorial set in Houston for slain Texas soldier

HOUSTON (AP) — A memorial for a slain Texas soldier has been scheduled more than three months after she was killed by...

Lillard pours in 61 to lift Blazers past Mavs, 134-131

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Damian Lillard is simply willing the Portland Trail Blazers toward the postseason.The veteran guard tied a...

Newsmakers: AECOM Hunt names new division manager for Texas

AECOM Hunt has named Monte Thurmond as its new executive vice president and division manager of the Texas region. In this role,...

Trini Lopez, 1960s-era singer mentored by Sinatra, dies

By RUSSELL CONTRERAS and HILLEL ITALIE Associated PressRIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — Trini Lopez, a singer and guitarist...