Stopping deadly oil train fires: New rules planned

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of crude oil and other highly flammable liquids through America's towns and cities.

GM issues 6 more safety recalls

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

General Motors issued six more recalls on Wednesday, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles.

S&P 500 ekes out record high as earnings roll in

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The stock market eked out a record high Wednesday, as investors weighed positive earnings from the technology industry against disappointing news from Boeing and other companies.

Source: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Some of the hottest tickets in town — to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game — were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts to make big money by fraudulently buying tickets and reselling them, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Homegrown food co-op adds Arlington storefront

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Farm to Fork, founded and run by an Arlington couple, has grown in popularity over its 21/2 years of existence.

Delta 2Q profit rises 17 percent

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that second-quarter earnings rose 17 percent, topping analysts' expectations, as passengers flew more miles at higher average fares and fuel spending declined.

Del Frisco’s stock sinks after lower earnings forecast

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

The Southlake-based steakhouse operator cut its earnings forecast and said several restaurant openings would be delayed.

Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The Senate voted Wednesday to advance an election-year bill limiting tax breaks for U.S. companies that move operations overseas. But big hurdles remain.

IMF sees US growth at weakest since recession

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

U.S. economic growth this year will likely be at the weakest pace since the Great Recession ended, the International Monetary Fund said, mostly because of a sharp, weather-related contraction in the first quarter.

Agents get subsidized 'Obamacare' using fake IDs

|Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Undercover investigators using fake identities were able to secure taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional investigators said Wednesday.