JCPenney plans to hire 1,300 seasonal workers in the Houston area; Macy's will hire 2,300 in its Houston district.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the central bank has no "fixed timetable" for raising interest rates but she believes the economy is ready for a rate hike by the end of the year.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories saw slightly fewer orders for big-ticket manufactured goods in August, with a decline in aircraft orders accounting for the modest slip. The strong dollar has hurt exports while lower energy prices have reduced orders for equipment and pipelines.
TORONTO (AP) — BlackBerry plans to stop making its signature smartphones internally, signaling a strategic shift for a company that built its reputation on innovative smartphone technology. BlackBerry, which reports its results in U.S.
Brady, Chapman, Holland & Associates announces the election of Traci Howell and Steve Cote to senior vice president and shareholder.
Project Control, a subsidiary of Raba Kistner providing commercial real estate project management services, announced the addition of Merrill Stanley as healthcare division manager.
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Donald Trump claimed on Monday that he was given a faulty microphone during the first presidential debate. Over the course of the campaign, Trump has repeatedly complained about the audio at his debates, occasionally threatening to withhold payment from his rally venues when equipment malfunctions.
Texas manufacturers reported increased activity in September but continue to wait and see what effects depressed oil prices and national politics will have on business, according to a Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas survey.
Five Texas financial institutions that support lending in low-income communities have been awarded a total of $2.5 million in U.S. grants and loans.
Houston-based Ocean Minerals LLC has announced it has negotiated exclusive rights for exploration of rare Earth elements off the Cook Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
CVS has become the latest major retailer to launch curbside service in Houston-area stores as part of a nationwide rollout meant to make drugstore shopping more convenient in an increasingly competitive market.
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Consumer confidence this month reached its highest level since August 2007, a boost that could bode well for retailers during the holiday season.
Purolator Engineered Filtration Products will close its Houston facility and lay off 74 people, according to information released Monday by the Texas Workforce Commission.
The Walt Disney Co. is working with a financial adviser to evaluate a possible bid for Twitter Inc., according to people familiar with the matter.