RadioShack shares jump despite departure of CFO

|Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

The stock jumped 16 percent after an analyst suggested that Amazon.com may have an interest in participating in a bankruptcy restructuring of the Fort Worth-based electronics retailer.

Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day

|Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said Monday.

Asian stocks higher on China stimulus reports

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday, buoyed by reports that China is providing liquidity to major banks and hopes that the Federal Reserve will not speed up plans to raise interest rates.

GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. The number is likely to go higher.

US factory output drops 0.4 percent in August

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

U.S. manufacturing output declined in August for the first time in seven months, reflecting a sharp fall in production at auto plants that was due mainly to seasonal adjustment problems.

US wealth gap putting the squeeze on state revenue

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Income inequality is taking a toll on state governments.

TPG Capital invests in several warehouses in Arlington

| |Sunday, Sep. 14, 2014

TPG, a leading private equity firm based in Fort Worth, acquired eight warehouses in the Great Southwest Industrial District.

ZF buying TRW Automotive for about $11.74B

|Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

German automotive transmission maker ZF Friedrichshafen AG is buying Michigan-based TRW Automotive for $11.74 billion, a move that creates the world's second-largest auto supplier.

Olive Garden defends breadstick policy

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Olive Garden is defending its practice of giving customers as many breadsticks as they want, saying the policy conveys "Italian generosity."

'Minecraft' could boost Microsoft's mobile reach

| |Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company.