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A Michaels store logo is seen on a shopping cart. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Irving Based Michaels Declines In Return To Public Markets

The arts and crafts store operator’s shares dropped 21 cents, 1.2 percent, to $16.79 in morning trading on the Nasdaq.

06/27/2014

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Texas Retail Gasoline Prices Up 2 Cents This Week

AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump reached $3.52 per gallon. Nationwide retail gas prices rose a penny, to hit $3.68 this week.

06/26/2014

Arlington on the verge of announcing a major new hotel at the site of the convention center in the entertainment district. (credit: City of Arlington)

Arlington Poised For New Hotel And $24 Million Library

Arlington is poised for two major developments and an image make-over with a new logo and marketing plan.

05/21/2014

Sundance Plaza

Sundance Plaza Finishes On Time, Opens To Crowds

Fort Worth’s unveiling of Sundance Plaza followed a frenzied, around the clock construction effort to finish on deadline.

CBS 11–11/01/2013

The Ebay logo displayed on a monitor. (credit: Kurt Vinion/Getty Images)

EBay Expands Same-Day Delivery To Dallas

EBay is expanding its same-day delivery service to more locations and letting buyers and sellers create “collections” of products available on its site as it moves beyond its roots as an online auctioneer.

10/22/2013

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Kohl’s Hiring 50,000 Workers For Holidays

Holiday hiring is already starting at Kohl’s Department Stores.

CBS 11–09/19/2013

"Let's Rock Elmo" Toy Launch at the Empire Hotel on September 19, 2011 in New York City.   (credit: Getty Images)

Wal-Mart Lets Kids Pick ‘Hot Toys’ For Holidays

Lots of retailers come out with “hot toy” lists every holiday season, but this year Wal-Mart decided to try something different: let kids rate their favorite toys.

CBS 11–09/12/2013

According to published reports, the private equity firms that bought Neiman Marcus in 2005 are considering putting it up for sale, or taking the company public. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Neiman Marcus In Talks For $6 Billion Sale

Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus Inc. is reportedly in talks to be bought by Los Angeles-based asset manager Ares Management LLP and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for more than $6 billion.

09/08/2013

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J.C. Penney’s Largest Investor Bails Out

The move comes two weeks after Ackman resigned from J.C. Penney’s board as part of a deal to resolve an unusually public battle between the activist investor and the struggling department store operator.

08/26/2013

An AT&T Wireless sign is seen on the side of a store. (credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

AT&T To Buy Leap Wireless For About $1.2 Billion

Dallas based AT&T says it will acquire Leap Wireless, the pre-paid cellphone carrier behind the Cricket brand, for $15 a share in cash, or about $1.19 billion.

07/12/2013

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Cleburne Braces For Development Boom

A new toll road is expected to feed a boom for Cleburne. And the small town’s Mayor is bracing for the same kind of explosive growth he saw years ago when he lived in Frisco.

07/01/2013

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Saks Fifth Avenue Out, Belk In At Galleria

Stylish shoppers who prefer their high-end labels at a discount can no longer scour the racks at Saks Fifth Avenue at the Dallas Galleria.

06/15/2013

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