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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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Geoforce releases 'world's smallest asset tracking device'

Coppell-based Geoforce, a provider of global track and trace products for field equipment, said May 27 it is making available what it calls “the world’s smallest industrial GPS asset tracking device.”
The new device operates on a global satellite network, and coupled with Geoforce’s web-based software applications, provides service to new asset classes that could not be addressed with larger, more expensive devices currently found in the market, according to the company.
"Our customers are constantly pushing for smaller, easier to deploy, and of course – more affordable device,” said James S. MacLean III, Geoforce’s president and CEO, in a news release. “With the GT0 we are delivering on all three. This is a truly exciting product that will bring the benefits of our track and trace solutions to new asset classes.”
With an expected five to seven year battery life, the GT0 is the world’s first simple-to-deploy “slap and track” device, according to the company. .
“The GT0 represents our best ideas from more than 10 years of developing small, rugged, satellite-based tracking devices,” said Geoforce’s CTO, Gary Naden. "The result is a significant advance in technology and value for our customers.”
 

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