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A shot of the control tower at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

American Airlines Launches Flights To Shanghai, Hong Kong

American launched its first flights to China from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Wednesday.

06/11/2014

A junk sails on Victoria Harbour in front of the city's skyline in Hong Kong, China (Photo PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

American Airlines Launches New Flights To China

American Airlines is expanding its reach in Asia with flights between Dallas and both Hong Kong and Shanghai.

06/11/2014

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Fort Worth Looking To Expand, Build Convention & Visitor Spaces

Nearly a million people attend events in and around the Fort Worth Convention Center every year. Now, event planners say they’re running out of room for them all.

CBS 11–06/10/2014

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Natural Gas Wildcatter Spends $4.25 Billion On Shale

Natural gas wildcatter Aubrey McClendon’s American Energy Partners LP has invested $4.25 billion in lease holdings and drilling rights in four states – including Texas.

06/09/2014

Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson speaks at a press conference. (credit: Brian Harkin/Getty Images)

Exxon CEO: Oil Will Be Top Energy Source For Years

The CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp. says alternative fuels will grow but that oil will remain the world’s leading source of energy for another quarter century.

05/28/2014

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Deep Ellum New Home To Pecan Lodge BBQ

The smell of barbeque will settle into Deep Ellum when Pecan Lodge BBQ opens on Friday. The popular barbeque joint has been recognized by numerous publications.

05/22/2014

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Delegation In California, Hoping To Woo Popular Hot Sauce Company

A hot sauce is getting a fiery reaction in Denton. On Monday, a Denton delegation took a tour of Sriracha’s plant in southern California. The group is trying to convince the CEO of Huy Fong Foods to expand his hot sauce factory to North Texas.

CBS 11–05/19/2014

Job listings are posted on a bulletin board at a career center. (credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Texas’ Unemployment Rate Fell To 5.2 Percent In April

Unemployment rates fell in nearly all U.S. states last month, and half the states now have rates below 6 percent. The figures are a sign of widespread, if slow, improvement in the nation’s job market.

05/16/2014

Job listings are posted on a bulletin board at a career center. (credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Toyota’s Relocation To Plano Will Create 1,000+ Unrelated Jobs

Employers and workers at the Main Street Bistro in Plano’s Legacy Shops believe Toyota’s corporate move down the road will accelerate their business and hiring.

CBS 11–05/13/2014

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North Texas Lawmakers Tour Embattled Sriracha Plant

The maker of the popular Sriracha hot sauce says he has no intention of moving his embattled factory out of Irwindale, California, but he has told two visiting Texas lawmakers he might consider expanding into that state.

05/12/2014

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City Of Dallas Awards Contested Love Field Gates To Virgin America

On Monday, the City of Dallas awarded the two disputed gates at Love Field to Virgin America Airlines.

05/12/2014

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Details Revealed On Plano Incentives That Lured Toyota

The City of Plano has laid out the incentive plan they used to lure Toyota’s new headquarters to town. The plan is worth about $6.5 million and will be paid out through 2017-2018.

CBS 11–05/09/2014

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