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Great Woman of Texas; Stacie McDavid

“I’ve always been a maverick in a number of ways,” says businesswoman and philanthropist Stacie McDavid.

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Thousands rally across US after Ferguson decision

Thousands of people rallied late Monday in U.S. cities including Los Angeles and New York to passionately but peacefully protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo.

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Fort Worth Thanksgiving schedule announced

Thanksgiving closures have been announced, with most Fort Worth city offices – including City Hall – set to close Thursday Nov.27 and Friday Nov. 28 for the holiday, according to a city news release.

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Earthquake hits on Saturday near Irving

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook the Dallas-Fort Worth area around 9:15 p.m. Saturday night, according to the United State Geological survey.

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Hope Lancarte of Joe T. Garcia's dies

Hope Lancarte, who ran her father's restaurant, Joe T. Garcia’s, for decades, died Thursday morning.. She was 86.

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FW Business Press Breaking News

Holiday shopping kicks off early as deals draw shoppers

NEW YORK — Holiday shopping kicked off earlier than ever this year, leaving some customers who didn't want to skip out on their Thanksgiving celebrations without the bargains they were seeking. Musician Andre Marshall, 32, of Brooklyn arrived at a

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Oil enters new era as OPEC refuses to yield to shale drillers

TEHRAN, Iran — OPEC's decision to cede no ground to rival producers underscored the price war in the crude market and the challenge to U.S. shale drillers.

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Early bargain hunters fill stores before dawn on Black Thursday

WASHINGTON — By the time she arrived at Kmart just before 6 a.m. Thursday, Antoinette Wood had already seasoned her turkey. The sweet potatoes were done, the decorations were up, and the house was cleaned to welcome her guests.

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Small business Saturday extended to restaurants, bars

WASHINGTON — Small Business Saturday has gained traction across the country over the past four years, steering shoppers toward small retailers and helping shopkeepers seize a larger share of the billions of dollars Americans spend on the weekend after Thanksgiving.

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Japan imports first oil from U.S. in years as shale opens market

TOKYO — Japan imported U.S. oil for the first time in four years as companies find ways around a four- decade ban on American exports and the Asian nation seeks to cut its dependence on Middle East suppliers.

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Eagles take down Cowboys on Thanksgiving

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — LeSean McCoy threw open his arms just before crossing the goal line on a touchdown run that essentially put away another big win over the Dallas Cowboys.

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TCU romps over Texas on Thanksgiving

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Trevone Boykin passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and No. 6 TCU dominated Texas in a 48-10 victory Thursday night that kept alive its hope of pushing into the College Football Playoff.

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Obama's immigration move disappoints businesses

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration left out some of the business community's top priorities, disappointing business leaders who might have stepped up to defend his policies in the face of Republican attacks.

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Remember 1986? U.S. energy industry doesn't want a repeat

NEW YORK — The last time that U.S. oil drillers got caught up in a price war orchestrated by Saudi Arabia, it ended badly for the Americans.

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