2 Hurst Men Jailed Following Scam On Elderly WomanThe two men are accused of scamming the 84-year-old woman, who was walking with a cane, out of $1,000 for cleaning and sealing vinyl siding on her home.
Pilots' Union Says American Airlines Is Leaving Standby Passengers BehindNearly 20,000 passengers were denied boarding in February even though there were empty seats, Dan Carey, president of the Allied Pilots Association, said. He called it intolerable.
Texas Judge Sued To Halt Courtroom Prayers By ChaplainsA group promoting separation of church and state has sued a Texas judge who lets volunteer chaplains of various faiths say prayers in court before daily proceedings.
Retail Gasoline Prices Across Texas Up 2 Cents This WeekRetail gasoline prices across Texas rose 2 cents this week to reach an average $2.11 per gallon.
Yuengling Ice Cream Debuts Butterbeer Flavor For Harry Potter FansA Pennsylvania ice cream maker is courting Harry Potter fans with a new flavor based on Hogwarts' favorite drink, "butterbeer."
All Wells Fargo ATMs To Accept Phone CodesWells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using their cell phones instead of traditional bank cards. The announcement was made Tuesday.
Neiman Marcus To Pay $1.6 Million Over Security BreachNeiman Marcus has agreed to pay $1.6 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a 2013 security breach that exposed the credit and debit card data of about 350,000 shoppers.
Sears Has "Substantial Doubt" About Its FutureSears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open.
Texas Senate OKs Plan To Slow Local Property Tax Increases The Texas Senate has approved a plan designed to slow the increase of local property taxes as Republicans scramble to deliver on fiscally conservative promises despite a state budget crunch.
Complaints Against Fort Worth Company Growing After Consumer Justice ReportDelivery drivers in Baltimore and Philadelphia say they too are owed money by a Fort Worth business. The same business is accused of giving bad checks to local drivers.
Apple Updating iPad, Cutting PriceApple is updating its iPad Air, now just called iPad, and shaving $70 off the price.
Target Opening 1st Redesigned Store Near HoustonIn a move to bring shoppers back to its stores, Target is embarking on an ambitious redesign aimed at helping people who need to dash in and get out quickly, while also encouraging those who want to wander the aisles longer.