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Dallas Fed's Fisher, Philadelphia Fed leaders to retire in 2015

WASHINGTON — The outspoken president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia will step down in March, shortly before the central bank is expected to raise interest rates for the first time since the recession, the regional bank said Monday.

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RadioShack sees stock jump on investment report

Fort Worth-based RadioShack saw its stock increase as much as 45 percent on Friday as investor Standard General LP said it was continuing talks on new financing for the electronics retailer.

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Fort Worth couple gets in 'Shark Tank,' comes out with deal

A Fort Worth couple who started a business when they couldn’t sleep, were the first entrepreneurs to get a deal on ABC’s Shark Tank in the season premiere on Sept. 26.

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Internal audit says EPA mismanaged Fort Worth project

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — An internal audit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveals the agency mismanaged an experiment using new ways to demolish asbestos-ridden buildings.

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Weatherford's Wild Mushroom to open in Fort Worth's Ridglea Village

Weatherford restaurant staple The Wild Mushroom Steak House & Lounge will be coming to Fort Worth in November, moving into the former site of Ray’s Steakhouse at to 3206 Winthrop Ave. in the Ridglea Village Shopping Center.

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Fort Worth-area biotech firm seeks $86M IPO

Coppell-based ZS Pharma, a fomer TECH Fort Worth client, is looking to raise more funds with an $86 million initial public offering, the company said in a filing
The biotech firm recently raised $55 million from some venture capital groups a few weeks back. ZS Pharma is developing a drug treatments for hyperkalemia called ZS-9, a potentially life-threatenening medical condition in which kidneys are unable to excrete potassium.
Founded in 2008 in Indiana, ZS Pharma came to Texas to work with TECH Fort Worth and received a $2 million investment from the Texas Emerging Technology Firm.
JP Morgan Chase and Credit Suisee are the managers of the offering. ZS Pharma would trade on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “ZSPH”.
 

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