Texas Strip Club Owner Got $5.4 Million From Paycheck Protection ProgramThe owner of one of the largest chains of strip clubs in the country, Houston-based Rick's Cabaret, as well as a chain of military-themed sports bars, got $5.4 million from the government's small business coronavirus relief fund.
American Airlines And 4 Other Carriers Reach Agreements With U.S. For More Loan MoneyFort Worth-based American Airlines and four smaller carriers have reached agreement with the government for billions more in federal loans.
Tesla Workers Say Company Is Threatening To Fire Those Who Don't Return To WorkSome labor activists and workers at Tesla's California factory say the company is threatening to fire employees who haven’t returned to work since the plant reopened because they're afraid of catching the coronavirus.
At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates For BusinessesMultiple mask mandates went into effect this week for customers and staff in businesses.
McKinney Businesses Welcome Mask Mandate, Brace For Unhappy Customers“If I had a dollar for every business that said, ‘Please, please mandate masks,” said McKinney Mayor George Fuller.
Retailers Caught In Middle As Some Customers Throw Tantrums Over Masks Mandate During PandemicThe increasingly hostile pushback from customers who rebuff the face covering requirements are putting business owners in a no-win position.
'It's Your Constitutional Right To Stay Open,' Texas Bar & Nightclub Alliance Suing StateIn a Facebook post, the organization called Gov. Abbott's executive order, "irresponsible and shameful."
Looking For Work? McDonald's Delivers 1,800 Jobs To North TexasMcDonald’s restaurants are expecting to hire approximately 260,000 restaurant employees this summer, including 1,800 in Dallas-Fort Worth.
Pharmaceutical Company's $2,340 Price For Coronavirus Drug Draws CriticismThe maker of a drug shown to shorten recovery time for severely ill COVID-19 patients says it will charge $2,340 for a typical treatment course.
Oil & Gas Fracking Giant Chesapeake Energy Files For Bankruptcy ProtectionChesapeake Energy, a global energy powerhouse known in North Texas for its pioneer drilling in the Barnett Shale, has filed for bankruptcy protection.
American Airlines To Begin Booking Flights At Full Capacity Next WeekAmerican Airlines will start booking flights to full capacity next week as COVID-19 cases in the U.S. continue to surge.