The U.S. Senate will likely vote next week on the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, setting up a potential showdown between Republicans and President Barack Obama.
The first legislative session under Republican Gov.-elect Greg Abbott will begin with lawmakers having a so-called budget surplus of $7.5 billion.
West Texas oil country led the nation in job growth last month with the largest year-over-year percentage gains in employment even as oil prices tumbled.
As holiday shoppers look for deals the best one could be found at the gas station.
Gone before you get to enjoy it — it’s not your imagination! Paychecks are disappearing faster these days. For the fourth month in a row the Department of Labor reports an increase in the Consumer Price index for Dallas-Fort Worth.
Exxon Mobil shareholders are voting on measures to explicitly ban discrimination against gays and to reduce production of greenhouse gas emissions.
As a rule, gasoline prices typically begin to fall after Labor Day, but Isaac may put a kink in that.
Houston-based ConocoPhillips, the nation’s third-largest oil company, said Thursday that it will split itself into two separate publicly traded companies and its CEO and Chairman Jim Mulva plans to retire.
The CEO of Southwest Airlines expects his airline to catch a break from the recent drop in oil prices.
Just in the last week, gas prices in North Texas jumped 12 cents. A gallon of regular unleaded now costs an average of $3.79. But consumers and businesses aren’t feeling the impact at just the pump alone.
Unrest in the Middle East could produce a windfall of tax revenue for the Texas budget.
Gasoline prices continue their upward trek in North Texas. Some places have gone as much as 20 cents in the last week. Almost universally, the blame seems to be placed on Mideast and North African unrest