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Patient Sues Blue Bell Over Sickness

A former Houston resident said that he contracted listeria-related meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream. Now, he is suing the Texas company for negligence.

05/20/2015

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Walmart Expands Veteran Hiring

Retail giant Walmart announced Wednesday that it is expanding its original plan to hire 100,000 veterans by 2018, to hire a total of 250,000 recently discharged veterans by 2020.

05/20/2015

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Fiat Chrysler CEO Promises Strict Safety Rules

The U.S. government’s highway safety agency has become more aggressive in enforcing auto safety rules, and Fiat Chrysler and the industry will have to adjust, the company’s CEO said Tuesday.

05/20/2015

Waco Biker Gang Shooting 5

Owners Of Popular Biker Hangouts Say There’s “Nothing To Fear”

Despite the Twin Peaks shootout in Waco, North Texas restaurant managers said they do not expect any hesitation from people to patronize restaurants that attract bikers.

CBS 11–05/18/2015

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Gov. Abbott Signs Law Banning Cities From Fracking, Drilling Bans

Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law a prohibition on cities and towns imposing local ordinances preventing fracking and other potentially environmentally harmful oil and natural gas activities.

05/18/2015

A severe drought has caused a number of dry-land (non-irrigated) crops in Texas to fail. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

8 Western States Get Drought Aid For Farms, Ranches

Farmers and ranchers in the West’s worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help them save water and soil despite the long dry spell.

05/18/2015

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9 Deaths Lead To Warning About Inhaling Chemicals At Oil Well Sites

All of the deaths involved workers at crude production tanks. Colorado and North Dakota each had three deaths and Texas, Oklahoma and Montana each had one death.

05/18/2015

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Blue Bell Laying Off, Furloughing Thousands Of Employees

Blue Bell has laid off about 37% of its workforce, 1450 employees due to the ice cream company’s massive recall.

05/15/2015

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Kubota To Relocate HQ To Grapevine

Kubota Tractor Corp. and Kubota Credit Corp. will move their corporate headquarters from California to Grapevine. Gov. Greg Abbott made the announcement on Thursday.

05/15/2015

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Governor Abbott: Kubota Tractor Moving Headquarters To Grapevine

Kubota’s headquarters relocation is projected to create at least 344 new jobs and $51 million in capital investment in Texas, according to Governor Abbott’s office.

05/14/2015

In this photo illustration, a man refuels his car. (credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Gas Prices Up 4 Cents Across Texas

Retail gasoline prices across Texas are up 4 cents this week to reach an average $2.47 per gallon. That compares to the national price at the pump of $2.68 per gallon.

05/14/2015

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Sally Beauty Confirms Second Data Breach

The beauty products seller notified customers earlier this month that it was investigating reports of unusual activity on payment cards used at some of its U.S. locations.

05/14/2015

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In-N-Out Burger Opens In North Texas

Today was the day many hamburger enthusiasts have been looking forward to. The California chain In-N-Out opened two new locations in North Texas. Let the eating begin!

Before he was President, George W. Bush was the owner of the Texas Rangers baseball team. He still attends many of their games, sitting next to current owners Nolan Ryan and Chuck Greenberg.

Before They Were President…

It can be hard to make a living, even for a President. Here’s a look at some of the more creative paths to the presidency.

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Top 10 Tech Towns

Geek is chic, and all those geeks seem to be migrating to a few select cities. Here’s a look at the top 10 American cities for technological growth.

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