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Rick Perry, 2 other GOP governors blast Medicare Advantage rates

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Three Southern Republican governors are writing President Barack Obama to complain about newly announced Medicare Advantage payments.

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Shale gas boom leaves wind power developers seeking more subsidy

NEW YORK — Wind power in the United States is on a respirator.

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I-30 entrance ramps near downtown to close permanently on Friday

Major traffic changes await Fort Worth motorists when the westbound Forest Park Boulevard exit from Interstate 30 and the Summit-Eighth avenues I-30 entrance ramp close permanently.

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Cassco breaks ground on apartments at Clearfork

Cassco Development has broken ground on 392 apartments, the first multifamily phase in the 270-acre project fronting the Trinity River in west Fort Worth, the firm said said Tuesday.

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New retailer, restaurant coming to Sundance Square

Sundance Square announced today it is adding a new retailer and a Korean restaurant to its misx. Women’s retailer White House Black Market will open a 3,815-square-foot store at the corner of Houston

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Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards

Michaels Stores Inc. says Thursday that about 2.6 million cards used at its namesake stores may have been affected in a security breach but it has received "limited" reports of fraud.

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F-35's projected cost increases 1.9 percent to $398.6 billion

WASHINGTON — The projected cost to develop and produce Lockheed Martin Corp.'s F-35 fighter, the Pentagon's costliest weapons system, has risen 1.9 percent in the past year to $398.6 billion, according to estimates released Thursday.

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New retailer, restaurant coming to Sundance Square

Sundance Square announced today it is adding a new retailer and a Korean restaurant to its misx. Women’s retailer White House Black Market will open a 3,815-square-foot store at the corner of Houston

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Report: RadioShack, lenders at odds on store closings

RadioShack Corp. stock has fallen following a Wall Street Journal report that negotiations with the retailer’s lenders are complicating plans to close as many as 1,100 stores.

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Perry hires defense lawyer amid ethics probe

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Rick Perry has hired a criminal-defense lawyer to represent him in a prosecutor's probe of claims that he violated state law by vetoing funding for the state ethics office, his spokeswoman said.

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Union Pacific shows gains as other railroads, including BNSF, struggled with weather

DALLAS — Union Pacific Corp. reported earnings that beat analysts' estimates as the nation's largest publicly traded railroad rode a strong harvest and a factory rebound to higher volume amid harsh winter weather.

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Travelocity owner Sabre rises in IPO

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (AP) — Shares of Sabre Corp. are rising 4 percent in their stock market debut, in an initial public offering that values the travel software company at over $3.9 billion.

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Pickens in partnership to develop natural gas engines for drilling rigs

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — T. Boone Pickens is teaming up with a family-run Wyoming business hoping to become the nation's largest maker of natural gas engines for drilling rigs.

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Oil price flat as supplies offset Ukraine jitters 


Oil flat-lined Thursday as the upheaval in Ukraine continued to cancel out a big increase in U.S. oil supplies.

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