First lady announces one-stop job site for vets

| |Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

To help veterans leaving the military as it downsizes, the government on Wednesday started a one-stop job-shopping website for them to create resumes, connect with employers and become part of a database for companies to mine.

In South Carolina, leaders reconsider drilling along the coastline

| |Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

The push to start drilling in the Atlantic Ocean is gaining momentum and dividing people along the grand coast of South Carolina, where some local leaders fear what it could mean for tourism.

Flat is the new up as home sales tread water

| |Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

Sales of existing homes nationwide were flat in March, the National Association of Realtors reported Friday, adding that home prices continued rising at a moderate pace last month.

Pier 1 Imports sued for forcing pregnant woman into unpaid leave

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

A women’s right group said its online petition urging Pier 1 to change its policy drew more than 50,000 signatures over the weekend.

Exxon CEO Tillerson withdraws from lawsuit over water tower

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

The executive had joined with former House Speaker Dick Armey and other landowners to stop construction of a new water tower being built near his horse ranch in Denton County.

GM, lawyers fight over bankruptcy protections

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

General Motors Co. and a battalion of trial lawyers are preparing for an epic court fight over whether GM is liable for the sins of its corporate past.

Fort Worth, Arlington targeted for AT&T ultra-fast broadband service

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

AT&T said it will begin discussions with communities for permitting and inspections to begin laying new fiber-optic lines for its GigaPower service.

Some generic drugs have had eye-popping price spikes

| |Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014

A wave of mergers among generic drug manufacturers and decisions by some to stop producing certain medications have resulted in shortages and higher prices for consumers.

Netflix poised to raise prices after strong 1Q

| |Monday, Apr. 21, 2014

Netflix is preparing a sequel unlikely to be a hit with its subscribers. The Internet video service is about to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more Internet video programming such as its popular political drama "House of Cards."

Four Integra Realty offices merge

| |Sunday, Apr. 20, 2014

Also, an Illinois real estate company buy Mansfield Pointe shopping center.