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Dallas Residents & Businesses Prepare For New Plastic Bag Fee

In a little less than a month a new plastic bag fee will go into effect in Dallas. Customers will have to pay a nickel a bag unless they take their own boxes or bags to stores.

CBS 11–12/03/2014

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Cold Weather Taking A Toll On North Texas Businesses

At any patio bar during happy hour, one shot people don’t want is a shot of cold air.

CBS 11–11/14/2014

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American, US Airways Will Stop Listing On Orbitz

American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz after they were unable to reach agreement on a long-term contract.

08/26/2014

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Most Of North Texas City Without Gas Service Or Heat

Texas Gas Service (TGS) was forced to shut down the gas supply to the entire city of Jacksboro Thursday. Most businesses and residents had no heat, on a day when temperatures struggled to get out of the teens.

CBS 11–02/06/2014

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AT&T Introduces Option For Faster Phone Upgrades

AT&T is making it easier for customers to upgrade their cellphones more frequently, as long as they’re willing to pay more.

07/16/2013

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State Senate Advances Electricity Refund Proposal

State lawmakers are advancing a plan that would return money generated from an electricity surcharge back to ratepayers.

04/22/2013

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JC Penney Customers Want New CEO To Bring Back Coupons & Promotions

For years, coupons and promotions kept Elsa Miranda coming back to JCPenney’s—today, it was curiosity.

CBS 11–04/09/2013

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Atmos More Than Doubles Base Rate Despite Falling Costs

Have you taken a good look at your Atmos Energy bill lately? The base charge on your bill has gone up more than 100-percent!

CBSDFW.COM–02/25/2013

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Local Businesses Worry About AA/US Air Merger Ripple Effect

In the wake of a possible merger between American Airlines’ parent company AMR Corp. and US Airways some small businesses are worried about their bottom lines.

04/20/2012

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Groupon Blamed For Demise Of DFW Small Businesses

Holiday shopping is expected to peak this week with Black Friday, but many North Texas businesses may not benefit. Some small employers say they are being driven out of business because of Groupon.

11/22/2011