Andra Bennett, former vice president at communications at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, has joined Cooksey Communications as an account manager.
SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's Qantas on Sunday completed the first non-stop commercial flight from New York to Sydney, which was used to run a series of tests to assess the effects of ultra long-haul flights on crew fatigue and passenger jetlag.
The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce announced Oct. 17 that Brandom Gengelbach, current executive vice president of the Chamber, has been named president.
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Simmons Bank has landed naming rights for an entertainment plaza and pavilion at the new Dickies Arena and will also become a major sponsor of the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, the arena’s management company announced Oct. 10.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated’s new manager said Thursday that the 65-year-old sports magazine is cutting more than 40 jobs out of a staff of 150.
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN says it has rejected two advertisements submitted by President Donald Trump's re-election campaign because they weren't factual, but will run a third ad that was submitted on Thursday.
Shares in TD Ameritrade and other discount brokers tanked Tuesday after market giant Charles Schwab eliminated commissions on trading stocks and other assets, threatening the industry’s profits. TD Ameritrade lost 26% to $34.64, a three-year low, while ETrade fell 16%. Schwab itself closed d…
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Defying the NCAA, California's governor signed a first-in-the-nation law Monday that will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements — a move that could upend amateur sports in the U.S. and trigger a legal challenge.
Surviving in the modern health care environment is as tricky as fighting a wildfire but also offers the promise of medical services and systems that until now could hardly be imagined, Dr. Michael Williams, president of the UNTHSC Health Science Center, said at the Fort Worth Chamber of Comm…
In my 25 years in advertising I don’t remember anyone ever hiring my agency to help them blend in. Yet, it happens on occasion because of a client’s ignorance, bureaucracy or fear-based decision making.
It's bright, colorful and the air whiffs of batter and sugar inside the Nothing Bundt Cakes bakery on Camp Bowie Boulevard.
When Ralph Man and Julian Field built a three-story, steam-powered grist mill on Walnut Creek in 1856, they couldn’t have known their namesake Man and Field Mill name would eventually be mangled, combined and mis-spelled into today’s town name, Mansfield.
NEW YORK (AP) — As big entertainment companies prepare to launch new streaming services, Comcast is trying to bolster its Flex streaming TV device by giving it away.
Miami, Florida-based Ryder System, Inc. has opened a new maintenance facility in Saginaw. The 28,000-square-foot building sits on 14.5 acres of land at 1325 Triad Blvd.
Fort Worth-based Elbit Systems of America has bought a night vision technology company for $350 million in cash. Elbit completed the acquisition of Harris Night Vision from L3Harris Technologies on Sept.15.
Effectively illegal since 1937 in some form or another, the nation's policy on the cannabis plant-derived hemp changed drastically when U.S. Congress passed the 2018 Farm Bill.
NEW YORK (AP) — Activist hedge fund manager Elliott Management is making a new $3.2 billion investment in AT&T and calling for changes at the Dallas-based company such as selling its DirecTV and Mexican wireless operations.
The answer to what happens when forensic science, nuclear submarine electronics and boot-scooting guitar-thumping twang-meld together in one person has no guessable answer, but it’s this: You end up with one of the country’s most innovative sign makers in Arlington’s Paul Fulks, owner of 3Di…
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NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart says it will stop selling handgun and short-barrel rifle ammunition, while requesting that customers not openly carry firearms in its stores, even where state laws allow it.
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.
Master Plan Communications, Inc. (MPC), a public relations agency with offices in Irvine, California and New York, has opened a Fort Worth office in the Clearfork development.
NEW YORK (AP) — A nation already polarized finds itself divided once again, but this time politics isn't at the heart of it: The blame lies squarely on a fried piece of poultry.
NEW YORK (AP) — See your "Friends" on the big screen. Deck out your place with "Friends" furniture. Wear your "Friends" as jewelry. Heck, buy the "Friends" Lego set and pretend it's for your kid.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Writers Guild of America filed claims Monday in federal court alleging the entertainment industry's biggest talent agencies are violating antitrust and anti-racketeering laws, the latest move in a long and heated battle between those who write scripts and the agents wh…
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used to, according to an Associated Press analysis.
HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A Texas-based company is facing criticism for naming a beer after the location of nuclear tests that resulted in the contamination of a Pacific island chain, a report said.
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS and Viacom said Tuesday they will reunite, bringing together their networks and the Paramount movie studio as traditional media giants challenge streaming companies like Netflix.
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NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The new stadium at Hollywood Park being built for the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers has reached another milestone — its first corporate sponsor.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the country's largest newspaper companies have agreed to combine in the latest media deal driven by the industry's struggles with a decline of printed editions.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. antitrust regulators have cleared T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival Sprint, leaving just three major cellphone companies, while creating a smaller competitor in satellite-TV company Dish
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators have approved T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival Sprint, despite fears of higher prices and job cuts, in a deal that would leave just three major cellphone companies in the country.