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Front lines to private sector: Getting a job after active duty
Compared to leaving college, graduates are mentored and spend time prepping for the workplace during their last year of school.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Texas falls behind in economic outlook for 2014
It's no secret that Texas' economy is booming - as it is No. 1 in terms of economic performance in the country - but it falls short in terms of its economic outlook.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Shareholder Alert: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces a Class Action...
Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against the Board of Directors of DFC Global Corp. relating to the proposed acquisition by Lone Star Funds .
Texas slips a notch in Rich States, Poor States economic rankings
Hailed as an economic champion during a Great Recession that knocked out cities and states across the country, Texas ranks No.
Dionne & the Liberals? LBJ, Obama, and the Washington Post
In the Washington Post last week E.J. Dionne penned an Op-Ed piece noting the 'changing' historical image of former President Lyndon Johnson and feted this development by labeling it as '...a thoroughly justified revival of Lyndon B. Johnson's standing.'
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Comfort food, eclectic decor at Punk's Simple Southern Food in Houston
When you sit down to a medley of classic country, Lone Star beer and a plate of handcrafted pimento cheese, deviled eggs and buttermilk biscuits that make your mouth melt, you've found Punk's Simple Southern Food nestled on the edges of the family centric neighborhoods near Rice Village in Houston.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Daily Beast
Robert Nickelsberg/Getty,Steve PopePrison Reform Is Bigger in...
The Lone Star State has led a surprisingly progressive overhaul of its incarceration system.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Bexar County has some of the lowest property taxes in Texas
Do you need more proof that life is good in San Antonio? Seattle-based online residential resource Zillow Inc. has compiled a list of the counties with the highest and lowest property taxes.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Eddie Calvo, Jesus' Wife, Hillary Clinton, Hustling
Gay Dallas man brutally murdered : "Deputy Rod Carroll, a spokesman for the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, told Lone Star Q on Thursday that authorities don't believe the incident was an anti-gay hate crime.
Two future Horns stand out at NFTC
Spring football isn't reserved for high school and college programs getting a few offseason practices in as they work towards the following fall.
Texas among the highest-ranked states in percentage of minimum-wage workers
The proportion of hourly-paid workers in the Lone Star State earning at or below the federal minimum wage ranked fifth-highest among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
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Major payday lender issues profit warning for UK operations and accepts takeover offer
Citing a tougher new regulatory environment in the UK, DFC Global Corp, based in the United States and owner of the Money Shop chain of payday loan outlets in Britain, have decided to accept a takeover bid from private-equity firm, Lone Star Funds.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Texas scores 'A-' in transparency on government spending report
The Lone Star State scored an 'A-' on the fund's annual report, "Following the Money 2014: How the 50 States Rate in Providing Online Access to Government Spending Data."
Great American Country Announces New Original Series Highway Cowboys & Junk Gypsies
Great American Country, with its fresh all-American lifestyle positioning, has seen ratings growth of 23 percent among P25-54 viewers versus first quarter last year.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Music made for an unforgettable road trip: Best songs for a special waltz across Texas
There is a certain feeling of wanderlust that comes with the arrival of spring. Sunny skies and 70 degree weather create visions of the open road, of a classic road trip filled with pit stops, starry skies and the vast vistas that only Texas can provide.
Bbech tree news
New tick disease causing a scare; bites causing meat allergies
An emerging meat allergy that is sweeping the southeast part of the country has come to Hancock County in Western Kentucky and the cause, according to allergists, is a bite from the Lone Star tick.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions
** Banco Popular said on Friday it was in talks to buy Citigroup's retail banking and credit card business in Spain, where foreign players have struggled to compete with dominant local banks after a deep financial crisis.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Texas completes 39,000 foreclosures, CoreLogic reports
The Lone Star State continues to outshine much of the country when it comes to wiping away its share of distressed homes, CoreLogic reports.
Richard Phillips Rocks Dallas
In advance of his first U.S. solo show at Dallas Contemporary, Pop artist Richard Phillips has been chosen to curate the music for this year's MTV RE:DEFINE benefita and he's bringing rock back.