| Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014
The “original 88” is coming to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport.
Drew Pearson’s Sports 88 grill will open this spring in the airport’s Terminal B-Terminal D connector section, featuring bar food as well as healthy menu items, said Zenola Campbell, the airport’s vice president of concessions. Pearson, a former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver, previously lent his name to a sports bar in Dallas that has been closed for several years. Read more
Friday, Mar. 07, 2014
Uninsured Texans have been slow to enroll in the new healthcare marketplace — especially those who qualify for the tax credits to help pay for a plan.
As of Feb. 1, around 207,000 Texans have signed up for health insurance through the marketplace, despite some 6.4 million who were uninsured in the state before the Affordable Care Act was put into place. Consumers Union found that just 8 percent of Texans who qualify for credits have signed up for insurance using the federal marketplace website, healthcare.gov, which has been plagued by technical problems. Read more