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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street as jitters about the economic fallout from the viral outbreak in China returned to the market. Major indexes started slightly higher Thursday then took a tumble in late morning trading before recovering some of their losses. The choppy …

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CBRE announced Feb. 19 that Ascendant Commercial has purchased 46.25 acres of undeveloped land for industrial use in Fort Worth. The land is located on the northwest corner of I-35 and Highway 1187 in the south Fort Worth submarket. This is the first phase of an approximately 130-acre, multi…

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Amazon’s smart speakers, with its Alexa voice assistant built in, were still on top during the during the holiday season. But smart speakers made by Chinese tech companies are growing at a faster pace. Amazon sold 15.8 million smart speakers in the last three months of 2019, up 16% from the …

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Blue Apron shares sank Wednesday after the meal kit maker said it would shutter a facility and is considering a range of strategic alternatives, including a possible sale of its business. The struggling company has faced tough competition from online rivals and grocers alike. Blue Apron said…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Victoria's Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels prancing around in their bras and oversized angel wings, is being sold as women increasingly look for styles that more realistically fit their body types.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump loyalist and ally Roger Stone was sentenced Thursday to more than three years in federal prison, following an extraordinary move by Attorney General William Barr to back off his Justice Department's original sentencing recommendation.

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A wide share of Americans are at least moderately confident in U.S. health officials' ability to handle emerging viruses, and more express concern about catching the flu than catching the new coronavirus, according to a poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Republican leader of the Wisconsin Assembly said Thursday he supports allowing bars to stay open later during the Democratic National Convention because after hearing presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speak people are going to "need a drink."

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There's more to it than what meets the eyes. But, the University of North Texas Health Science Center has a fresh new image to look at as well.

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On Feb, 19, CapTex Bank announced that Caroline Thomas has been named vice president, Relationship Manager, continuing the growth of the Fort Worth focused bank. As a life-long Fort Worth resident, Thomas brings almost 20 years of Fort Worth community banking experience and will help grow th…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Construction of new homes edged back slightly in January after a December surge that had pushed home construction to the highest level in 13 years.

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — One of President Donald Trump's clemency actions Tuesday included pardoning the former owner of a North Texas construction company who pleaded guilty to underpaying his taxes and whose family has donated to Republicans, including the president's reelection campaign last year.

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A former government contractor serving time in federal prison for leaking a classified document to a news organization is making an appeal for early release to President Donald Trump, who once tweeted that he considered her crime to be "small potatoes."

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Apple shares fell 2% after the company warned that it won’t meet its second-quarter revenue target because the viral outbreak in China has cut production of iPhones. The Cupertino, California-based company said that all of its iPhone manufacturing facilities are outside Hubei province, the e…

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U.S. consumers’ appetite for legal marijuana products continued to climb last year, even as prices for most cannabis stocks plunged. Cannabis sales in the U.S. surged 23% in 2019 to about $12 billion, according to Canaccord Genuity. The firm projects sales will hit nearly $30 billion by 2024…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and pardoning former NYPD commissioner Bernie Kerik, among a long list of others.

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Barraged with sex-abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the 110-year-old organization to carry on.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart reported disappointing fourth-quarter profits and sales after a sluggish and shortened holiday shopping season.

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It was mostly smooth sailing for health insurers last year, but 2020 could get choppy. Insurer earnings growth is expected to get dinged by the return of a fee that supports the Affordable Care Act. And investors may become alternately rattled or encouraged by the U.S. presidential race, as …

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If you've seen the billboard near the University of North Texas Health Science Center, you know that UNTHSC is looking at a new brand identity. On Wednesday, Feb. 19, the school will officially unveil the new look, but some signs are already in place at the school. The rebrand is the result …

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CVS Health, the nation’s largest drugstore chain, is shaking up its largest business. The company’s CVS Caremark pharmacy benefit management segment will now be run by Dr. Alan Lotvin, a corporate executive vice president. CVS Health said Wednesday that he will replace Derica Rice. CVS has b…

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STEPHENVILLE — Dr. James L. Hurley will be inaugurated Friday, Feb. 28, as Tarleton State University’s 16th president, the university said in a news release.

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Alcon (SIX/NYSE: ALC), a leader in eye care, has announced the launch of what is said is the first and only eye drop to provide all day allergy itch relief without a prescription following approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.