"I"m not dead": Inside the struggle of finding work after 50 in North Texas

The good news first: Diana Hinton’s dog Maxwell has been on a lot of walks lately. The bad news: She’s had time for that.  Hinton's employer of almost three decades downsized, and she had to take early retirement long before she was ready. A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

9 Dead As "Polar Vortex" Leaves 11 States Colder Than North Pole ; Hell (Literally) Freezes Over

Midwesterners continue to struggle with the lingering effects of the dreaded 'Polar Vortex'. The coldest location in the U.S. on Thursday was Cotton, Minn., where the temperat.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 31st, 2019

North Texas TSA agent: "I just don’t know how the government can get away with not paying us"

While some union colleagues rallied outside Terminal D at DFW Airport on Wednesday, hundreds of TSA agents kept doing their jobs inside. For traveling passengers, it was just a usual afternoon flying. But for those unpaid agents, it was the 26th st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

Photos: Go inside a $6M Texas lakeview estate heading to auction this month

A North Texas lakeview estate will sell to the highest bidder this month as part of Concierge Auctions' second-annual December Sale.   Located at 7621 Sierra Lane in Pilot Point, northeast of Denton, the property spans 20,437 square feet and is nest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

Mental health clinic opening in North Texas Walmart store

A Boston company is aiming to make mental health treatment more accessible with the launch of a clinic inside a North Texas Walmart. Beacon Health Options announced Monday the launch of Beacon Health Services, which will provide outpatient mental .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

The struggle is real: See North Texas" most-congested roadways

Cruising down the highway with the wind rushing through your hair is a nice image, but it certainly isn't the reality when it comes to North Texas' roadways. Traffic, typically spurred along by ongoing improvements and construction, defines the c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

Stuck in the Middle: Finding affordable homes for sale in North Texas

Dallas Business Journal reporter Korri Kezar has done a lot of driving this year. She's driven to Flower Mound, Garland, Frisco, McKinney, Grapevine, Plano, Irving-Las Colinas, Denton, The Colony, and Allen in recent months – and she is still drivi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

KDC, State Farm Insurance to Deliver Speculative Data Center in North Texas

State Farm Insurance is teaming up again with Dallas-based developer KDC to begin work on a new speculative data center, hoping to meet growing demand for data-crunching space in North Texas. Th.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 20th, 2018

What it"s like inside North Korea"s controversial restaurant chain

Over 100 Pyongyang restaurants are spread throughout Asia, all owned and operated by the North Korean government as a way to generate foreign currency. Female citizens are sent out from North Korea to work as servers a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2018

North Texas brewery purchased by owner of Corona, Modelo brands

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE: STZ), which owns well-known beers like Corona, Modelo and Pacifico, has purchased Dallas' Four Corners Brewing LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, but both companies’ employees will work together wit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Boeing DFW unit awarded millions to work on special aircraft for the Navy

Welcome back to another edition of DFW Defense, where we scour the U.S. Department of Defense contracts to see what defense contractors with North Texas ties are getting money......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

If you"re looking for a new home, head to McKinney. Here"s how much home you can buy in the city

North Texas residents are finding attractive living options in Dallas’ northern suburbs, and for those wanting newly-constructed homes, McKinney is an ideal choice. Like Plano and Frisco, McKinney is benefitting from a wave of residents relocat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Design powerhouse: Inside Perkins+Will"s acquisition of lauckgroup

Lauckgroup, a Dallas-based interior architecture firm, was acquired in March by Chicago-based Perkins+Will Group Ltd., combining two firms with sizable Dallas presences into what principals of each predict will be a design powerhouse in North Texas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Will Planet Word speak to you? Literally, yes.

Planet Word, the new language museum taking over D.C.’s historic Franklin School, will feature a talking tree. The project team, which has faced numerous questions of late for demo work it allowed to occur inside the heavily protected, D.C.-owned .....»»

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Trump says something will "work out" with North Korea

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Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

Go inside the Capstone award-winning headquarters of Terracon [PHOTOS]

Despite the fact that Terracon Consultants Inc. began moving into its new headquarters last March, the Olathe-based engineering firm continues to settle into the space. The two-story, 65,000-square-foot building on Ridgeview Road just north of Col.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

France details yellow vest protests" impact on economy

The French government says it has provided 38 million euros ($43 million) in financial aid for workers who have been put on reduced work hours as businesses struggle with anti-government protests......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Looking to upgrade your home? It"ll cost you less in Texas

North Texas homebuyers looking to get a little more space in their current home have another reason to be glad they don't live in California. To upgrade from a two-bedroom home to a three-bedroom home is most expensive in metro areas across Calif.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Inside the Museum of Bitcoin: An Interactive Tour of Crypto History

We took a tour of the Museum of Bitcoin, a pop-up installation at The North American Bitcoin Conference 2019. It was a trip down memory lane......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 10th, 2019

Last month may have been the best January for deals globally — but not in Texas

Merger and acquisition activity usually starts out the year slowly and then builds. But if a report by Bloomberg is to be believed, last month was the best January for deals globally since 2000 with $275 billion worth of transactions. North American de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2019

WATCH: Inside the Museum of Bitcoin: An Interactive Tour of Crypto History

We took a tour of the Museum of Bitcoin, a pop-up installation at The North American Bitcoin Conference 2019. It was a trip down memory lane......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 9th, 2019