Texas Unemployment Rate Improves To 4.3 Percent, Same As USThe Texas unemployment rate improved to 4.3 percent in July to mirror the national jobless figure.
Apple CEO Makes $2 Million Pledge To Fight HateApple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's pledge to help lead the fight against the hate that fueled the violence in Virginia during a white nationalist rally last weekend.
Solar Eclipse Could Cost Employers Big BucksThe first solar eclipse visible in the U.S. since 1979 will take place in the middle of the workday, which may cost employers as much as $694 million in lost productivity, according to global outplacement and coaching firm Challenger, Grey & Christmas.
Trump Disbands Economic Councils As CEOs QuitThe CEO of Campbell Soup is resigning from a White House jobs panel over comments about racism made by President Donald Trump. Then the President pulls the plug on his councils.
Trump Attacks Amazon Again On TwitterPresident Trump is renewing his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and said the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers." Trump has often criticized the company and CEO Jeff Bezos.
Mazda Recalls Nearly 80,000 Vehicles To Replace Air BagsMazda is recalling nearly 80,000 cars and SUVs, some of them for a second time, to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators. The recall covers certain vehicles from 2007 through 2009 and 2012.
Aldi To Offer Grocery Delivery Service In DallasAldi said that it will offer grocery delivery for the first time in three American cities, including Dallas, by the end of the month. The grocer has partnered with Instacart for the service.
JC Penney Extends A Gloomy Week For RetailersJ.C. Penney is reporting a loss of $62 million in its fiscal second quarter. The Plano-based company had a loss of 20 cents per share.
3-Month Road Construction Project Still Not Done Almost 2 Years LaterIn 2015, the Euless Police Department posted on its Facebook page that Glade Road would be closed for repairs for approximately three months. Here it is 2017 -- and it's still closed.
Southwest Employee Goes Above And Beyond For Cancer PatientThe internet is going crazy over a Southwest Airlines employee who went above and beyond to help a woman she never met before.
It's Sales Tax Free Weekend For School Supplies In TexasStarting early Friday morning, at 12:01 a.m. to be exact, tax free weekend kicks off in Texas.
Krispy Kreme Marks Eclipse With Chocolate GlazeKrispy Kreme is going dark ahead of the solar eclipse that is set to cast a shadow across part of the U.S. later this month. The donut chain is giving its signature glazed treats a chocolate sheen for the first time.