Economy

keyframe165

Several Texas Cities Rated Best For Millennials

Several Texas cities have made a new list highlighting the nation’s best places to live if you’re under 35 — and one North Texas city is at the top. Those who compiled this list reportedly took into account employment rates, crime, weather, and cost of living.

06/14/2015

(credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

GOP Candidates In Florida For Economic Summit

Six Republican presidential candidates or potential candidates will speak at an economic summit organized by Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

06/02/2015

(credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Texas Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 4.2 Percent

The TWC says Texas has added an estimated 287,000 seasonally adjusted jobs over the past year, including a modest gain in April with 1,200 more positions.

05/22/2015

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Another Major Company Relocating To Plano

Another major company is in negotiations to set-up shop in North Texas, bringing thousands of potential jobs to the area.

04/28/2015

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Nebraska Furniture Mart Opening Attracting Business Citywide

The new and Nebraska Furniture Mart in The Colony hasn’t had its grand opening yet, but already the home furnishing store is having a sizable impact on the city and small businesses in the area.

CBSDFW.COM–03/26/2015

proposed MGM Arlington

Reported Negotiations For High-Profile Hotel In Arlington

Could be a major hotel be coming to the sports district in Arlington? Right now, that’s the word coming from City Hall.

CBS 11–03/20/2015

(credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Texas Unemployment Drops To 4.4 Percent In January

The unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines.

03/06/2015

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

Exxon CEO: Get Used To Lower Oil Prices

Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson expects the price of oil to remain low over the next two years because of ample global supplies and relatively weak economic growth.

03/04/2015

(Photo Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

US Running Out Of Room To Store Oil; Price Collapse Next?

The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months.

03/03/2015

US Capitol Building

Congress Clears Keystone XL Pipeline Bill, Setting Up Veto

The Republican-controlled Congress approved a bill Wednesday to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure.

02/11/2015

(credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Report Shows US Added 257K Jobs, Unemployment Up To 5.7%

U.S. employers hired at a stellar pace last month, wages rose by the most in six years, and Americans responded by streaming into the job market to find work.

02/06/2015

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Aviation Company Moving Into Vacant Alliance Airport Hanger

City of Fort Worth sources say approval of a deal to move an aviation company into the massive hanger left vacant at Alliance Airport is a “slam dunk” that will add hundreds of jobs.

01/27/2015

more