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Texas Unemployment Rate Holds Firm For July

The Texas unemployment rate for July held steady at 4.2 percent.

08/21/2015

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Board Dismisses Ruling To Allow College Athletes To Unionize

The NLRB has dismissed a historic ruling that Northwestern University football players are school employees who are entitled to form what would be the nation’s first union of college athletes.

08/17/2015

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The Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

Many college freshmen will soon be moving to their new campuses. They may have all the essentials they need for college, but when it comes to financial education, experts say many of them deserve an “F”.

CBS 11–08/12/2015

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$100,000 Hacker Challenge

You might have seen a picture of our own JD Ryan with $100,000 in cash on Twitter & Facebook. That money is up for grabs this weekend and he’s here to tell you how you could get it.

08/07/2015

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Nearly 60 Donors Give 1/3 Of Campaign Cash

It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign, a springtime sprint of dinners, handshakes and emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks. One check, from one donor, topped those results.

08/03/2015

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Obama Proposes More Overtime Coverage

The Obama administration is proposing making up to 5 million more people eligible for overtime pay — its latest effort to boost the pay for lower-income workers.

06/30/2015

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NHL Salary Cap Increasing To $71.4 Million For Next Season

The NHL salary cap for the 2015-16 season will be $71.4 million – a $2.1 million increase from this season.

06/23/2015

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Texas Gas Prices Increase By 4 Cents

Texas drivers are paying an average of $2.55 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel this week, four cents more since last week.

06/04/2015

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Anadarko Petroleum Reports 1Q Loss

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) on Monday reported a loss of $3.27 billion in its first quarter.

05/04/2015

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Selena’s Estate Sues Over Digital Royalties

The estate of late pop star Selena is suing a record label, saying that they are owed money from digital royalties. The lawsuit was filed on the 20th anniversary of Selena’s death.

04/08/2015

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Dodgers Set MLB Payroll Record

The Dodgers have set a baseball record with a $270 million opening day payroll, including nearly $44 million going to players who are no longer on the team.

04/06/2015

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Police Say Lotto Win Led To Murder-Suicide

Police in Fort Worth said that a man who won $500 on a scratch-off lottery ticket apparently fatally shot his live-in girlfriend and then himself after they argued over the winnings.

04/01/2015

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