Stung By Low Oil Prices, Exxon Loses 'AAA' Rating From S&PLow oil prices have helped cost Exxon its pristine "AAA" credit rating from Standard & Poor's, a label it held for over six decades.
Good Samaritan Recounts Fiery RescueA Good Samaritan who helped a man and boy survive a fiery crash on I-20 recalls the frightening ordeal.
NASCAR Mandates Fire Safety Gear For Teams After Pit Road BlazesNASCAR is updating its fire safety requirements for race teams in the wake of an explosive accident on pit road at Richmond.
Texas Gas Prices Expected To Continue Upward TrendRetail gasoline prices across Texas increased by a penny this week, but many commuters across the metroplex have seen much larger increases.
Cement Truck Spill Closes Highway In Dallas An overturned cement truck is causing major traffic problems this Friday afternoon, just in time for the evening commute.
Plan Could Ban Fracking In One North Texas CityA citizens group in Denton announced plans Tuesday to try to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.
Road Debate Will Start Third Special SessionGov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes.
TxDOT Switching Truck Fleet To Compressed Natural GasThe Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has started a pilot program to switch its car and truck fleet over to Compressed Natural Gas (CNG).
Allen ISD Parents Raise Concern Over Bus BarnMore than 100 buses pick up and drop off students in the Allen Independent School District. Servicing and fueling those buses can be a monumental task, because not all of them end up in the same facility.
Texans Becoming Immune To Gas PricesAccording to Autodata, truck and SUV sales rose 32% in February, despite soaring fuel costs. It was the biggest sales jump since before the financial crash of '08.
Texas AG Accuses Company Of Diluting GasolineThe Texas attorney general has filed a lawsuit accusing a gas station company of diluting medium- and premium-grade fuel with regular unleaded.
Airlines Raising Domestic Fares AgainAirfares at major U.S. airlines are climbing again, continuing a dizzying pace of nearly weekly increases on both penny-pinching vacationers and expense-account corporate fliers.