Amazon Turning To Flex Drivers In DFW To Help With Holiday RushThe service belongs to the growing list of companies in the "gig" business, jobs for independent contractors that offer flexibility and quick cash.
Texas Comptroller Optimistic Next Budget Cycle 'Healthier' Than In The PastAfter Amazon announced it won't build its new headquarters in Dallas, there are renewed calls for Texas to spend more money on education with the goal of creating a larger, home-grown high-tech workforce.
Why Dallas Fell Short On Its Quest To Win Amazon's HQ2Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings expressed disappointment over Amazon's decision not to come to Dallas and instead locate its new corporate headquarters to New York's Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia.
Amazon To Split Second HQ Between New York And VirginiaNorth Texas has apparently lost out -- a person familiar with the plans say Amazon will split its second headquarters between New York and Virginia.
Telltale Signs You're Reading Fake Amazon ReviewsMany of the purported authentic online reviews from ordinary, everyday shoppers are works of fiction, paid for by merchants to bolster sales.
Amazon Mum On Reports It Will Split New HeadquartersAmazon isn't commenting on reports that it plans to split its new headquarters between facilities in two cities rather than choosing just one.
Lowe's Announces Closure Of More Than A Dozen U.S. Stores Next YearCalling them "underperforming" locations, Lowe's is closing one store in Texas and dozens of others across the U.S. and Canada.
Amazon Drops $25 Free Shipping Minimum For Holiday SeasonAmazon is following Target and temporarily dropping the minimum amount shoppers need to spend to qualify for free shipping.
Amazon Raising Minimum Wage To $15 For All US WorkersAmazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month.
Grand Jury Indicts North Texas Business Owner For Felony TheftChris Cassels used to own Hot Route Delivery Specialists, a company that would hire independent contractors to deliver for Amazon and other companies.
Amazon Is 2nd US Company To Reach $1 Trillion Market ValueAmazon is now the second publicly traded company worth $1 trillion, hot on the heels of iPhone maker Apple.
Rubber Toys From North Texas Company Recalled Due To LeadBSN Sports sold rubber critter toys online, including on Amazon.
Walmart Sees Sales Rise At Stores And Online, Raises OutlookWalmart raised its financial outlook for the year after beating Wall Street's expectations for the quarter and seeing the strongest growth in more than a decade.
Kroger To Start Selling Products Directly To Chinese ShoppersKroger will start to sell some of its products to Chinese shoppers through a website owned by internet giant Alibaba.
Disney Says New Streaming Service Won't Rival NetflixDisney's upcoming streaming service won't try to compete directly with Netflix, the company said, but will focus instead on quality and original programs from Disney's multiple brands.