Updated: 01/17/2014 - U.S. home construction slowed in December but ended 2013 with the best showing since the housing bubble burst.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - Google Inc. will invest $75 million more in Texas wind farms as the tech giant expands its renewable energy efforts.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - Luxury merchant Neiman Marcus confirmed Saturday that thieves may have stolen customers' credit and debit card information and made unauthorized charges over the holiday season, becoming the second retailer in recent weeks to announce it had fallen victim to a cyber-security attack.
Updated: 01/07/2014 - The U.S. trade deficit fell in November to its lowest level in four years, an encouraging sign for economic growth. Gains in energy production and stronger sales of American-made airplanes, autos and machinery lifted exports to an all-time high.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - Target is getting hit with another lump of coal this holiday season.
Updated: 12/27/2013 - Target says that customers' encrypted PIN data was removed during the data breach that occurred earlier this month.
Posted: 12/18/2013 - Ben Bernanke is scheduled to give his final quarterly news conference as Federal Reserve chairman today, and investors are waiting to see whether he will announce a slowing of the Fed's bond purchases.
Updated: 12/17/2013 - Facebook says it's testing video advertisements that will show up in its users' news feeds.
Posted: 12/09/2013 - GoldStar Pharmacy to hold its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, December 11.
Posted: 11/20/2013 - Cheaper gasoline lowered overall U.S. consumer prices slightly in October. But outside the steep drop at the pump, inflation stayed mild.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Jos. A. Bank withdrew its $2.3 billion offer to buy rival Men's Wearhouse.
Posted: 11/11/2013 - Stocks are retreating from record highs in early trading.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - NEW YORK (AP) - Twitter's stock has opened at $45.10 a share on its first day of trading, 73 percent above its initial offering price.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - Students from Brenham, Bryan and Navasota recently received their machinist certification from Blinn College’s A.W. Hodde, Jr. Technical Education Center, qualifying them to fill the local industry’s growing demand for professional machinists.
Posted: 10/23/2013 - Nissan Motor Co. is recalling nearly 152,000 Nissan and Infiniti SUVs to fix faulty brake control software that could increase the risk of a crash.
Posted: 10/22/2013 - U.S. employers added just 148,000 jobs in September, suggesting the job market was weakening before a 16-day partial government shutdown.
Posted: 10/22/2013 - Hyundai says it will recall 27,500 Genesis Luxury cars to fix problems that could cause the brakes to fail.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - The government shutdown entered its second week with no end in sight and ominous signs that the United States was closer to the first default in the nation's history as Speaker John Boehner ruled out any measure to boost borrowing authority without concessions from President Barack Obama.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - They speak different languages, live in countries rich and poor, face horrible job markets and healthy ones.
Updated: 10/01/2013 - Amazon.com says it is hiring 70,000 full-time seasonal workers around the U.S. to fill orders during the holiday season.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Drugmaker Merck says it plans to reduce its global workforce by another 8,500 jobs as part of a plan to cut its annual costs by about $2.5 billion by the end of 2015.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - J.C. Penney shares are trading at their lowest level in nearly 13 years as the department stores' woes appear to be worsening.