Business

Wednesday PM April 2nd, 2008

Posted on · Jeff Skilling appeals convictions over role in Enron's collapse...Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warns lawmakers that recession "is possible"...Houston homeowners with State Farm insurance to see higher rates this summer...

Business

Wednesday AM April 2nd, 2008

Posted on · Manufacturing weakens; construction spending continues falling...Zogby poll: only 28 percent believe economic stimulus rebate plan will help boost economy...Houston Diversity Job Expo set for today at Westin Galleria Hotel...

Business

Tuesday PM April 1st, 2008

Posted on · Oil executives deflect blame in Congressional testimony for high gasoline prices... More than 8,000 NASA manned space program contractor jobs endangered after shuttle program shuts down in 2010...Dell closing Austin desktop manufacturing facility...

Business

Tuesday AM April 1st, 2008

Posted on · Cheniere energy expects first LNG shipment about April 12th; Freeport LNG expects first tanker last half of April...ConocoPhillips forms alliance to research biomass fuel possibilities...Aloha Airlines ends passenger service...

Business

Monday PM March 31st, 2008

Posted on · Treasury Secretary unveils financial regulation plan...HUD Secretary Alphonso Johnson resigns...Comcast collaborates with BitTorrent to devise better ways to transport large Internet files...

Business

Monday AM March 31st, 2008

Posted on · Continental Airlines begins twice-daily, nonstop flights directly into London's Heathrow...Texas breeding cattle able to cross into Mexico for first time in more than four years...Halliburton opens manufacturing center in Malaysia...

Business

Friday PM March 28th, 2008

Posted on · Consumer sentiment dips to 16-year low; consumer spending weakest in 17 months...Enron shareholders eligible in $7.2 billion settlement to get information at weekend forum...Weekend event offers assistance on home buying process...IRS open Saturday to help low-income people get economic stimulus checks...

Business

Friday AM March 28th, 2008

Posted on · Fewer sign up for unemployment benefits nationwide; Texas unemployment rate drops...Census Bureau says Houston is fourth-biggest population gainer...KPMG says weakened dollar puts U.S. ahead of Europe as cheaper place to do business...

Business

Thursday PM March 27th, 2008

Posted on · Airlines continue wiring inspections...Banks barred from interfering with proposed $19.5 billion Clear Channel buyout...Examiner says New Century Financial used improper accounting practices while making risky loans; Lennar's sales fall 62 percent...

Business

Thursday AM March 27th, 2008

Posted on · Fee increases approved for UT system's nine campuses...Comcast and Time Warner Cable reportedly discussing plan to fund new wireless Internet venture...Colombian Oil and Gas Association inviting foreign oil investment...

Business

Wednesday PM March 26th, 2008

Posted on · Last bank in Enron creditors lawsuit agrees to settle...Government confirms sales of new homes fell for fourth straight month...American Airlines cancels some 300 flights worldwide for wiring inspections...

Business

Tuesday PM March 25th, 2008

Posted on · Global Energy Forum brings together exploration and production professionals with IT counterparts...Hines purchasing Williams Tower near Galleria...Consumer confidence sinks to five-year low in March...

Business

Tuesday AM March 25th, 2008

Posted on · Regional banks can increase securities purchases...Supreme Court upholds employers reducing health insurance expenses for retirees who qualify for Medicare...Delta Air Lines joins others in charging $25 for second checked bag...

Business

Monday PM March 24th, 2008

Posted on · Justice Department approves merger of Sirius and XM satellite radio services...National existing home sales increase; median home prices decline 8.2 percent...National average gasoline price climbs by seven cents in two weeks...

Business

Monday AM March 24th, 2008

Posted on · Proposed college tuition hikes are more than five percent cap set last year...Comcast begins offering bundled commercial telephone service for businesses...Western Union closes money-transfer office in Dallas...