Many Americans have experienced the harrowing feeling of arriving at McDonald's a couple minutes too late to order breakfast. But no more. Breakfast in American now extends to all hours.
President Barack Obama is on a three-day trip to Alaska to bring attention to climate change, and his pictures on the White House Instagram account give us a glimpse of the Last Frontier's stunning natural beauty.
With the Nov.
Houston-based Hines is under contract to buy the Houston Chronicle building and parking garage put on the market earlier this year, as the newspaper plans to move from downtown to a location on the Southwest Freeway.
The split could lead to further "restructuring costs," HP CEO Meg Whitman said in a Bloomberg Television interview.
Besides its corporate headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif., HP maintains U.S. offices in Houston and Miami.
The new gated community in Fulshear will span 268 acres and is planned for 736 homes, including waterfront home sites.
The houses are designed with minimal hallways to maximize space.
Since opening a year ago, 82 houses have been sold in Bonterra at Woodforest.
The "triple-witching hour" is the one before the market closes on that day (from 2 to 3 p.m.
Real estate transactions
Waypoint Residential, an investment manager based in Greenwich, Conn., announced the acquisition of the Valencia Place, a new 246-unit apartment community at 3131 W.
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Texas employers in the trade, transportation and utilities industry expanded their payrolls by 13,300 jobs in July, contributing to a 3 percent annual growth rate for this industry.
The leisure and hospitality industry added jobs for the 49th consecutive month, with 5,300 positions added, and the construction industry picked up 2,200 jobs in July, according to the news release.
NCI Building Systems reported third-quarter sales were up 16 percent over the same period last year, thanks in part to its addition of Centria earlier this year.
The company designs and manufactures building components for buildings like warehouses, stadiums and grocery stores.
YourMechanic came to Houston in July and allows customers to use the app to call an auto mechanic within most of the Houston area.
Car owners often lack visibility regarding the expertise of a mechanic or the fairness of the price charged.
Should a company's reverse split worry me?
[...] there was no such thing as waking up at 30,000 feet on the shoulder of a stranger who is covered in your drool until we invented commercial air flight (and Ambien).
The young teen who fell ill after a swimming outing earlier this month with his high school track teammates has died.
Michael fought a courageous fight over the past week, allowing him to move on to be with the Lord for future heavenly tasks, a beautiful set of wings, and a pair of gold running shoes.
Longtime high-end area grocery chain Randall's has found itself squeezed out by competition in recent years. Randall's Food Markets, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods and Fiesta Mart all compete in the wealthiest counties in America, according to a cool data table by Time.
The types of jobs immigrants take varies from place to place. The American Community Survey is run annually by the Census Bureau and asks about many aspects of American life.
Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership (BayTran): Luncheon.11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Cullen's American Grille, 11500 Space Center Blvd.
Business Strategies for Connecting on Social Media:
Lunch and Learn seminar hosted by the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce.
Delta Natural Gas .205 from .20
Targacept $1.6492 prior to 1-7 reverse split
Stock splits this week
Acquisitions and mergers
Nasdaq Global andGlobal Select Markets
Stocks removed from trading
Nasdaq Global andGlobal Select Markets
[...] after several years of weak performance, the company is spending billions of dollars on restructuring as it prepares to split into two separate corporations - one focused on PCs and printers, and the other selling commercial tech products.
[...] there is the issue of trying to juggle work responsibilities along with doctor appointments, after-school activities and sick children.
Nearly 37 percent of parents report that trying to do it all is the most stressful part of seeing their children off to school each fall, according to a recent survey from Care.com, a search site to find child care, senior care, housekeeping, dog walking and other types of family services.
Instacart, which started offering local service from H-E-B stores and Whole Foods Market, is expanding its Houston service area into Katy and The Woodlands and is also offering access to Costco and Petco, according to the company.
Austin-made vodka favorite, Deep Eddy Vodka, has reached an agreement to be bought out by Heaven Hill Brands, out of Kentucky.
If that happens, we could not count on getting immediate access to funds in our bank savings, money market savings and checking accounts.
Charge account balances are always paid in full upon receipt of the monthly statements.
A self-described whistleblower filed a lawsuit against DuPont chemical company Tuesday in the Harris County District Court, alleging she was terminated from the company's La Porte plant because of her incessant reports of safety violations.
Whether it's through a professional association for your industry, a chamber of commerce or another local business group, networking offers a valuable forum for prospective customers and colleagues to learn about you and the services or products you provide.
Ed Clark has joined Comerica Bank-Houston as senior vice president and petroleum engineer in its energy lending group.
EthosEnergy has appointed Kevin Taylor as president of Power Solutions, with responsibility for leading the strategic direction of engineering, procurement and construction activities.
Sandwich chain Subway's 15-year-relationship with spokesman Jared Fogle came to an appalling end Wednesday morning. Th