J.C. Penney shares slide after 4Q miss February 26, 2015
PLANO, Texas (AP) — Shares of J.C. Penney tumbled Thursday after the struggling retailer posted a surprise loss for the holiday quarter, despite improving sales trends.read more >
UT Arlington selects new College of Science dean February 26, 2015
Mortezi Khaledi, professor and chairman of the chemistry department at North Carolina State University, has been appointed the new dean of the College of Science at the University of Texas at Arlington.
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Perry attorneys ask Texas appeals court to toss felony caseFebruary 26, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for former Texas Gov. Rick Perry have asked a state appeals court to dismiss felony abuse-of-power charges against the possible 2016 presidential candidate on free-speech grounds.read more >
Retail gasoline prices across Texas up 6 cents this weekFebruary 26, 2015
COPPELL, Texas (AP) — Retail gasoline prices across Texas have risen 6 cents this week to reach an average $2.17 per gallon.read more >
Black gold next frontier for Mexico's top billionairesFebruary 26, 2015
MEXICO CITY — Mexico's top three billionaires — Carlos Slim, Alberto Bailleres, and German Larrea — dominate the country's telecommunications, mining and retail industries. Next up on their priority list: oil.
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