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FILE - In this May 1, 2015, file photo Ford Focus vehicles are seen on a storage lot in Ypsilanti, Mich. Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars to cover a litany of problems with a troubled six-speed automatic transmission. The latest move covers 2014 through 2016 model year Focuses built before Nov. 5, 2015, as well as 2014 and 2015 Fiestas built before Oct. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
August 14, 2019 - 8:59 am
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars in the U.S. and Canada to cover a litany of problems with a troubled six-speed automatic transmission. The company has faced a string of lawsuits and complaints about the transmissions, which can lurch into gear or feel...
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United Airlines
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August 14, 2019 - 6:29 am
DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines is setting an earlier cutoff time for when pilots must stop drinking alcohol before flights. The airline is telling pilots they must abstain from alcohol for 12 hours before flights, up from the previous eight hours. The change in the rule — it's called "bottle-to-...
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China Shipping yard
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August 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is delaying tariffs on Chinese-made cellphones, laptop computers and other items and removing other Chinese imports from its target list altogether in a move that triggered a rally on Wall Street. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said Tuesday that it...
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Air conditioning Units
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Alan Scaia
August 13, 2019 - 6:33 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) says the state has set records for power usage each of the past three days. ERCOT says the state set a record for weekend demand Saturday, then broke that record Sunday. Monday afternoon, ERCOT says the state set a record for...
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Amanda Guerra
August 12, 2019 - 9:43 am
They put on spectacular performaces year-round, but there is more to the Dallas Opera than just talented performers. This week on North Texans Care we talk to Suzanne Calvin with the Dallas Opera about the group's education efforts and how it helps to launch women conductors.
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Medical Marijuana,
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August 06, 2019 - 12:55 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is becoming the first Deep South state to dispense medical marijuana, four years after state lawmakers agreed to give patients access to therapeutic cannabis. GB Sciences, one of two state-sanctioned growers, will begin shipping out the product to Louisiana's...
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FILE - In this June 26, 2019, file photo a Mobil gas pump displays the various types of fuel and their prices at this Flowood, Miss., station. Exxon Mobil Corp. reports financial results Friday, Aug. 2. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
August 02, 2019 - 12:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Exxon Mobil brought in $69 billion in revenue in the second quarter, down from last year's $73.5 billion. Some of the benefits of rising crude prices, up 22% this year, were offset by natural gas prices, which have fallen almost 24% over the same time frame. The nation's largest oil...
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