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  • Dallas reports sexually transmitted Zika case Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 11:16 AM ET
    An Aedes Aegypti mosquito seen on a human hand in a lab of the International Training and Medical Research Training Center (CIDEIM) in Cali, Colombia February 2, 2016.

    Officials say a person who hadn't traveled got the Zika virus after having sexual contact with someone who'd been to Venezuela. NBCNews reports.

  • Excluding special items such as a noncash $3 billion boost from a change in accounting for tax allowances, earnings rose by 16.5 percent to $1.29 billion, or $2.00 per share. The Fort Worth, Texas- based airline said it had repurchased $1.1 billion worth of shares in the quarter as part of a previously announced buyback program. However, intense competition from...

  • FORT WORTH, Texas— American Airlines reported a record profit for the fourth quarter and all of 2015 as a sharp drop in fuel prices more than offset lower revenue. American executives said the outbreak of the Zika virus and a government warning to pregnant women about traveling to Latin America and the Caribbean seemed to be having no effect on their business.

  • Cash America beats 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 6:07 AM ET

    FORT WORTH, Texas _ Cash America International Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $12.6 million. Cash America expects full-year earnings to be $1.25 to $1.45 per share. Cash America shares have dropped almost 4 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Horton, Express Homes and Emerald Homes brands, fell as much as 6.8 percent in morning trading. Susquehanna Financial Group analyst Jack Micenko had expected orders for 8,320 homes. The Fort Worth, Texas- based company's net income rose to $157.7 million, or 42 cents per share in the first quarter ended Dec. 31, from $142.5 million, or 39 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • The Fort Worth, Texas- based company's net income rose to $157.7 million, or 42 cents per share in the three months ended Dec. 31, from $142.5 million, or 39 cents per share, a year earlier. Horton, Express Homes and Emerald Homes brands, said homebuilding revenue edged up 4.5 percent to $2.34 billion. Analysts on an average had expected the company to earn 41 cents per...

  • Homebuilder D.R. Horton's profit rises 10.7 pct Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 7:08 AM ET

    The Fort Worth, Texas- based company's net income rose to $157.7 million, or 42 cents per share in the quarter ended Dec. 31, from $142.5 million, or 39 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose nearly 5 percent to $2.36 billion. Horton, Express Homes and Emerald Homes brands, said orders rose to 8,064 homes from 7,370 in the same period of 2014..

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 21- Lockheed Martin Corp met its goal of delivering 45 F-35 fighter jets to the U.S. government and key allies in 2015, a 25 percent increase from 2014 that brought the number of jets delivered to 154, the Pentagon said on Monday. "Meeting aircraft production goals is a critical stepping stone in demonstrating the program is ready for the expected...

  • Nov 30- Members of the association representing American Airlines Group Inc's reservations and gate agents approved a new five-year contract that includes an immediate 30 percent average wage hike. The Fort Worth, Texas- based carrier, formed by the merger of American Airlines and US Airways in 2013, is aiming for a smooth integration of its workforce and has...

  • Remembering the JFK assassination Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 3:00 PM ET
    Remembering the JFK assassination

    On November 22nd, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was shot while traveling in a motorcade in Dallas. Here is the live coverage from NBC.

  • AA flight delayed by swarm of unwelcome travelers Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 10:52 AM ET
    An American Airlines plane at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

    An American Airlines flight was delayed by a 1,000 of buzzing travelers, says NBC News.

  • On Francis' first visit to the United States this week, the business dealings suggest that some leaders of the U.S. Catholic Church are practicing a different approach to the environment than the pontiff is preaching. A Reuters review of county documents found 235 oil and gas leasing deals signed by Catholic Church authorities in Texas and Oklahoma with energy...

  • OTTAWA, Sept 21- Canada's opposition New Democrats on Monday defended Lockheed Martin Corp's right to try to sell Ottawa new fighter jets after a rival said he would not buy the company's F-35 plane if he won the Oct. 19 election. Canada's tortuous and controversial effort to replace its aging CF-18 fighters has run into repeated problems and is now part of a tight...

  • Mark Cuban: I'm not running for president Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 5:52 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Mark Cuban, who says he's not making a bid for the White House, says Hillary Clinton has blown it and Donald Trump has changed the game.

  • Home prices continue to rise Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Home prices continue to rise

    The S&P/Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index gains 4.5% in June; 20-city composite rises 5%.

  • Where apartment construction is hottest Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    Workers load wood planks on a house under construction at the KB Home Vineyard Crossing Community in Livermore, California.

    Multifamily construction activity is above historical averages in more than one-quarter of the U.S.'s largest housing markets, according to Trulia.

  • Should you buy season tickets for the NFL this year? Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 11:43 AM ET
    Shaun Hill of the St. Louis Rams passes against the New York Giants on Dec. 21, 2014, in St. Louis.

    Most NFL teams offer steep discounts for season ticket holders, but the investment isn't always worth it.

  • Home prices on the rise Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Home prices on the rise

    Home prices rose 4.9% in May compared to a year ago, lower than the projected 5.7%.

  • What cities have the highest credit card debt? Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 11:47 AM ET
    A merchant slides a credit card for a transaction.

    Out of 25 cities with the highest credit card debt burden, three cities were near the top of the list.

  • Home prices as high as the temperature in Dallas Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 1:01 PM ET
    Dallas, Texas.

    The median price of a home sold in Dallas County in June hit $208,000, up 15 percent from a year ago.