Data Centers, once a niche investment and inflexible asset for global enterprises, are now a cornerstone of the information economy, and $100 billion has poured into the asset class over the past decade, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s global Data Center Market Comparison.
Dallas-based RLG Consulting Engineers has acquired ATSE Consultants LLC. (ATSE) a professional design firm that specialized in structural design and analysis of new and existing structures. RLG acquires ATSE assets, staff and customer contracts which will be completed under the RLG brand.
The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo (FWSSR) has a new addition to the line-up this year that illustrates the intersection of the fields of agriculture and technology. The Ag Robotics Challenge will take place on Friday, Jan. 24 in the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History's Oak Rooms.
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller.
NEW YORK (AP) — Mall-based retailers J.C. Penney, Kohl's and Victoria's Secret parent reported sales declines for the holiday season, underscoring continued challenges ahead from online rivals and other low-price competitors.
The Dallas-Fort Worth retail market last year experienced the highest occupancy rate since 1981, all amid growing concerns on the future of in-store retailing.
The week before the year 2019 ended, Lockheed Martin Corp. pulled in five U.S. Department of Defense [DOD] contracts totaling more than $2.4 billion for the F-35 program.
FRISCO – Graco Fishing & Rental Tools Inc. (dba Graco Oilfield Services), a leading provider of oilfield services for more than 40 years, announced it has acquired all fishing, rental tool and related assets of Gravity Oilfield Services' Fishing & Rental Division.
Uber, a company long criticized for not doing enough to protect the safety of their riders and drivers, took a major step toward transparency this month when it released a long-anticipated safety report about rapes, assaults, accidents and deaths during its rides in the U.S. There were more …
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities investigating the disappearance of a 33-year-old mother and her 1-month-old daughter said Friday that an infant girl was found safe at a home near Houston, and that another person was in custody on charges of kidnapping and tampering with a corpse.
A North Texas contractor who bilked several Tarrant County homeowners, including many elderly people, out of hundreds of thousands of dollars, will have 15 years to think about his crimes.
News sites and social media across the country are picking up on a letter to Santa Claus, written from a boy who has been living in a domestic violence shelter, operated by SafeHaven of Tarrant County, with his mother since Thanksgiving.
Tight supplies are raising the price of real Christmas trees – but so far that hasn’t put a dent in demand. The National Christmas Tree Association, a trade group that represents more than 700 tree farms, says U.S. sales of real trees jumped 21% last year as more millennial families bought t…
FedEx shares slumped by the most in three months after the shipping giant reported a 40% plunge in its quarterly profit. Memphis-based FedEx blamed higher costs, a shorter holiday shipping season and its decision to cut ties with online shopping giant Amazon for the poor second-quarter perfo…
WYLIE, Texas (AP) — It was the priest who taught Patrick Shepard to love basketball — how to dribble and block and position his body just so, to sink the perfect shot.
Customers, investors and employees are increasingly interested in seeing corporations leverage their strengths in ways that help resolve a host of global issues ranging from human rights, health, and food production, to housing, global warming, transportation, water supplies, education and more.
DURANT, Okla. – The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) and Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company announced Dec. 16 an agreement to add Bell to the Choctaw Nation Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Integration Pilot Program team (CNO UASIPP) and begin testing some of the Bell innova…
Department stores are facing more challenges even as consumers remain financially healthy, according to Moody’s Investor Service. The rating agency said in a recent report it’s cutting its forecast for operating income in 2019 again to a 20% decline from a 15% decline. Moody’s just cut its s…
AUSTIN – VIRTEX, a vertically integrated electronic manufacturing services provider headquartered in Austin announced announced the acquisition of Precision Technology (PTI) Dec. 16.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Billionaire oil tycoon Harold Hamm is stepping down as chief executive of Continental Resources Inc. to serve as executive chairman, company officials said.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A judge newly assigned to decide if a Texas hospital can remove a 10-month-old girl from life support against her mother's wishes said Thursday she was allowing more time for a facility to be found that would take Tinslee Lewis, even as a doctor said the most basic a…
North Texas is going all-in for hyperloop, as the region hopes to become a frontrunner at incorporating the groundbreaking transportation technology.
Cops might do well to position their speed traps near movie theaters wherever the new film "Ford v Ferrari" is playing. They might fund their whole year's budget busting speeders peeling out of the parking lots.
InspectIR Systems LLC, a Frisco startup and creator of the first truly qualitative and quantitative narcotics breathalyzer, has announced the closing of seed round funding.
Hillwood is continuing development on The Cadence at Frisco Station, a 322-unit luxury apartment home community in Frisco. The Cadence, which broke ground this Fall, is part of Frisco Station, a 242-acre multi-use development at the northwest quadrant of the Dallas North Tollway and Warren P…
McKINNEY, Texas – Stacy Davidson, 52, of Wylie, Texas, was sentenced to 60 years in prison without the possibility of parole for continuous sexual abuse of a child, Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis announced in a news release Sept. 16.
One of the hottest weeks in fashion is about to get a whole lot hotter — even Flamin' Hot — thanks to Cheetos, which is putting its orange-dusted fingerprints all over the fashion and beauty world.
Can you find your smile? Plano-based Frito-Lay’s Lay’s potato chip is launching a "Smiles" campaign, unveiling 31 inspiring stories across a variety of flavors and varieties – including Traditional, Wavy, Lightly Salted, Poppables, and Kettle Cooked – all featuring the faces of "Everyday Smi…
Five startups and its entrepreneurs will take the CodeLaunch stage to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges and a live audience for a chance to win over $100,000 in seed services.
Local officials have released the names all ten people who were killed in a small plane crash at an airport north of Dallas.
The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) announced June 26 that it has received zoning approval for Monarch City, its newest 261-acre mixed-use development project located in Allen, Texas.