North Texas learns lessons from past wintry weather events March 5, 2015
DALLAS (AP) — Officials in North Texas said lessons learned from two winter storms that largely paralyzed the region in recent years have helped them handle a recent string of snow and ice. Some of the changes made include transportation crews having their own snow plows and a different salt solution being used to pretreat roads.read more >
Texas unemployment applications rise despite solid month of job gains expected for Feb. March 5, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers are expected to follow the best three-month burst of hiring in 17 years with another solid round of job gains in February.read more >
Tesla, Oncor discuss $2 billion battery project March 5, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Tesla Motors is staffing up for its new stationary-storage unit that will make battery packs and help founder Elon Musk expand beyond electric vehicles into providing energy for homes, businesses and utilities.
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Rick Perry supporters form opportunity and freedom PACMarch 5, 2015
Allies of former Gov. Rick Perry on Thursday rolled out a super PAC that can raise unlimited amounts of money to boost the likely 2016 presidential candidate.
The Opportunity and Freedom PAC will "educate voters on Perry’s record as Governor of Texas and promote his vision read more >
Report: Texas population to double by 2050March 5, 2015
Texas' population is expected to double by 2050 to 54.4 million people, according to projections released Thursday by the state demographer.
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