Join The Discussion

 

Group buys former Armour meatpacking site in Stockyards

The 16.8-acre site of the historic, former Armour meatpacking plant in Fort Worth’s Stockyards has changed hands, and its new owners aren’t saying anything about their plans. Chesapeake Land Development Co., which bought the site

read more >

Dallas-Fort Worth in top five commercial real estate markets in 2015

According to the Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2015 report, just co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), Dallas-Fort Worth ranks No. 5, with two other Texas cities, Houston and Austin ranking at No. 1 and 2 respectively. San Francisco ranks No. 3 and Denver No. 4.

read more >

Social House Fort Worth plans to open mid-November

Social House has leased 5,045 square feet at 2801-2873 W Seventh St. in Fort Worth, according to Xceligent Inc.

read more >

Ski Grand Prairie? TCU, UTA grad helping bring snow to Metroplex

For Levi Davis last week may have been a career peak, in more ways than one.

read more >

GE rises most in year with equipment order increases, including at Fort Worth locomotive unit

NEW YORK — General Electric Co. beat analysts' profit estimates in the third quarter as Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt squeezed more costs from the manufacturing units.

read more >

Opinion

InMarket: 100 years old and still looking good

How would you like to be 100 years old? Better yet, how would you like to be 100 years old and be as productive as you are in middle age?

read more >

Rampell: Women can’t trust karma to fix gender pay gap

WASHINGTON – Don't ask. Just trust that the system will reward you for your compliance. That is the message Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella delivered recently when prodded for advice to give women who are reluctant to request raises.

read more >

McArdle: Egg-freezing benefit poses difficult question for women

WASHINGTON – Tech companies are apparently offering egg freezing as a benefit to their employees. Will this expand the choices of the women who use it?

read more >

Krauthammer: Freedom must yield to urgency in Ebola fight

In the face of a uniquely dangerous threat, we Americans have trouble recalibrating our traditional (and laudable) devotion to individual rights and civil liberties. That is the fundamental reason we've been so slow in getting serious about Ebola.

read more >

Gerson: Ebola put U.S. on edge, but the real fight is in Africa

By all means, do what is necessary in Dallas. But billions in spending and thousands of hospital beds are now urgently required to prevent a human catastrophe involving the destabilization of West Africa.

read more >

Parker: With Ebola on the move, a little panic might be helpful

We're being told not to panic about the sudden influx of Ebola here in the U.S. But some forward-looking panic might be useful if it leads to serious measures to contain the disease.

read more >

InMarket: What I owe my man Frenchie

Life is not like a bowl of chocolates. To me, it’s a crapshoot.

read more >

Editorial: Critics celebrate its demise but Wright Amendment served us well

Some folks are celebrating the demise of the Wright Amendment, which for more than three decades limited Southwest Airlines’ ability to offer nonstops flights outside Texas and nearby states. Is the law's repeal really cause for celebration?

read more >

George Will: Chris Christie takes fire, doesn’t miss a beat

Gov. Chris Christie could be forgiven if he had chips on both shoulders as big as those shoulders. But Christie radiates serenity.

read more >

Krauthammer: Here’s your war; where’s your will to win?

Guerrilla war is a test of wills. President Obama's actual objectives – rollback in Iraq, containment in Syria – are not unreasonable. But they require commitment and determination.

read more >

Email   email
hide
Ebola
How worried are you about Ebola spreading?