Dog Food Recalled After Possible Drug ContaminationThe company Party Animal received word from a retailer in Texas about dog food that may be contaminated with a pet euthanasia drug. Two cans of the food tested positive for pentobarbital.
Starbucks Says 'Unicorn' Proves Its Digital SavvyStarbucks is pointing to the 'Unicorn Frappuccino' as an example of its digital savvy, and its ability to ride out of a slump. Though the online chatter about the drink wasn't entirely positive, it drove traffic into stores.
Exxon Mobil's Q1 Profit More Than DoublesExxon Mobil more than doubled its profit in the first quarter as rising crude prices magnified the cost cuts made by the company as energy prices tumbled. The company earned $4.01 billion for the three-month period.
General Motors Profit Up 34 Percent On U.S. Truck, SUV SalesGeneral Motors' first-quarter profit rose 34 percent as the company's strong truck and SUV lineup helped it increase U.S. sales when the rest of the industry is slowing.
Dallas Auction House Sells Coin Donated To Church For $517,000A Dallas-based auction house has sold a rare gold coin donated to GracePoint Church in northwestern Indiana for $517,000.
United Moves To Ease Criticism With Settlement, New PoliciesUnited Airlines moved to staunch criticism — and any customer defections — by reaching a settlement Thursday with a passenger dragged off one of its planes two weeks ago and issuing new policies designed to prevent similar customer-service failures.
Southwest Airlines To Stop Overbooking FlightsSouthwest Airlines said that it plans to stop overbooking flights, an industry practice implicated in an ugly incident on a United Airlines flight that damaged that carrier's reputation with the flying public.
Gas Prices Decline Both In Texas & NationwideAAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide slipped 3 cents this week to settle at an average $2.24 per gallon. Nationwide gasoline prices are down 2 cents this week.
Southwest Airlines Misses Wall Street 1Q ForecastsSouthwest Airlines on Thursday reported a first-quarter earnings drop of 32 percent as it flew more passengers but took in less revenue on average from each one. Rising costs for fuel and labor weighed on the airline.
American Airlines Tops 1Q Profit ForecastsAmerican Airlines Group Inc. is reporting first-quarter earnings of $234 million. On a per-share basis, the Fort Worth-based company said it had net income of 46 cents.
Office Park To Be Built Using Shipping ContainersA collection of 40 shipping containers will be pieced together to create a unique kind of office space that is also good for the environment. Work on the structure gets started Thursday in Fort Worth.
Trump Backs Off Talk About Terminating NAFTA President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not immediately pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement.