Amazon could be ESPN of video games in Twitch deal

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Amazon is hoping to become the ESPN of video games.

Former inspector urges nuclear regulators to close California plant

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

A former federal inspector has urged regulators to shut down California's last nuclear power plant until it can be determined whether the facility can stand up to an earthquake off the Central Coast.

Businesses: Quake cleanup shouldn't deter tourists

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

The earthquake that jarred California's wine capital caused $1 billion in damage, Napa County officials estimated Monday as business owners mopped up high-end vintages that spilled from barrels and bottles and swept away broken glass in the rush to get the tourist hotspot back in shape for the summer's final holiday weekend.

North Texas hit with small earthquakes too small to be felt

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Texas’ newly hired seismologist Craig Pearson testifies in Austin about effort to better regulate injection wells.

With focus on oil, companies waste natural gas

|Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

No region in Texas has burned off and wasted as much natural gas while obtaining oil as in rural South Texas' Eagle Ford Shale, an area that has a shortage of pipelines to transport the gas to processing plants, a newspaper analysis shows.

Survey: Economists say Fed is on 'the right track'

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

A majority of economists believe the Federal Reserve is doing the right things to help repair the U.S. economy, according to a survey released Monday by the National Association of Business Economists.

Asia stocks lackluster, US economic data awaited

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Asian stock markets were lackluster Tuesday as investors continued to digest monetary policy signals from the Jackson Hole meeting of central bankers and looked ahead to data expected to show an improving U.S. economy.

Sony network hacked, exec's flight diverted

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Hackers attacked Sony's PlayStation Network and apparently disrupted the travel plans of a top company executive by going on Twitter to suggest that there was a bomb on his American Airlines plane.

In Southlake, it’s clear that (lot) size matters

| |Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

Council recently rejected a developer’s plan to build homes on smaller-than-usual lots.

Survey: US gas prices down 4 cents per gallon

|Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

The average U.S. price of gasoline has dipped 4 cents per gallon in the past two weeks, and prices in California have fallen 5 cents in the same time period.