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U.S. employment costs rose at a slower-than-expected pace in the closing months of 2022, adding to signs of moderating inflation that reinforces the case for a smaller interest-rate increase by the … more
In perhaps one of the most cynically ironic twists in the field of climate science, new research suggests ExxonMobil may have had keener insight into the impending dangers of global warming than even … more
The Southwest Airlines pilots union is calling for a strike authorization vote in May in the wake of the Dallas-based carrier’s epic holiday meltdown. Union president Casey Murray described … more
Walmart Inc., which became the world’s largest retailer by serving everyday shoppers, is now targeting a larger share of business customers with a website aimed at small and midsize … more
When Cheddi Skeete joined Amazon's delivery drone project, it didn't take long before he noticed some things were awry. There wasn't an onboarding process for new employees, he said. There wasn't … more
Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk played down how much impact his tweets have on the company’s stock price as he defended himself at a trial over his 2018 tweet about taking the electric car-maker … more
Google parent Alphabet Inc. said it will cut about 12,000 jobs, more than 6% of its global workforce, becoming the latest tech giant to retrench after years of abundant growth and hiring. The cuts … more
Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com Inc., two of the world’s biggest companies, began cutting a total of 28,000 jobs on Wednesday in a post-pandemic reckoning that has left almost no tech name … more
Is Elon Musk a fraud, or is he just misunderstood? Is he a liar, or does he sometimes just use the "wrong words"? Those questions took center stage in a San Francisco courtroom Wednesday as Musk's … more
Southwest Airlines faced another potential crisis just two weeks after its holiday meltdown as the FAA shut down all flights in the U.S. for nearly two hours last Wednesday. Southwest … more
Twitter Inc., under new owner Elon Musk, has made deeper cuts into its already radically diminished trust and safety team handling global content moderation, as well as to the unit related to hate … more
The U.S. housing market continued to sag in the last few months as the impact of higher mortgage rates and concerns over the economy rattled buyers and sellers.Rates for 30-year, fixed mortgages … more
The latest U.S. employment report is anticipated to highlight the resilience of the nation’s labor market through 2022, despite the most aggressive pace of monetary tightening in decades.Payrolls … more
Cedar Park and Leander saw an influx of growth in new businesses and development over the last year, particularly within the areas of e-commerce and tech. Starting in January,, an Austin developer … more
In the wake of Southwest Airlines scrapping thousands of flights over the holidays, inconvenienced travelers across the country are looking to get their money back for expenses they’ve … more
Republican lawmakers are interrogating investment companies for their shift to climate-friendly portfolios that recommend state employees and retirees cut ties with companies funded by fossil fuels. … more
Days before the expiration of a state program that provides billions of dollars in property tax breaks to businesses moving to Texas, two companies have gone to court arguing they’re being … more
Texas sales tax revenue totaled a record $3.96 billion in November, the highest monthly collection on record and 11.2% more than in November 2021."With persistently elevated inflation continuing to … more
Some of Texas' top economic leaders paint a rosy picture for the state heading into 2023, saying it’s on more solid ground than many other areas around the country. But they also warn the state … more
A key gauge of U.S. consumer prices posted the second-smallest increase this year while spending accelerated, offering hope that the Federal Reserve’s interest-rate hikes are cooling inflation … more
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