| May 1, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Country superstar Carrie Underwood has announced tour dates for her fall North American "The Blown Away Tour."
Her tour will include Michigan shows at Van Andel Arena on November 15 in Grand Rapids and The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 25 near...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:41 PM
U.S. stocks rallied Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging their best gains of the year, as investors grew hopeful that more stimulus for the global economy is around the corner.
"There's a lot of optimism from rumors that there will be some type of...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:53 PM
A natural gas company has agreed to give $500,000 to monitor water quality in the Susquehanna River basin after a Pennsylvania well blowout last year spilled "fracking" fluids into a tributary of the river, Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 11:11 PM
But we start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight on Fathers' Day on the best dad in the entire world - and his name is Aubrey McClendon.
According to Reuters, two years ago on Fathers Day weekend, McClendon took his sons to Amsterdam on a private jet,...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Chesapeake Energy plans to cut 70 jobs in North Texas. That is about 8% of its area workers. The company says the low price of natural gas is to blame for the cuts. Following the layoffs, Chesapeake says it will have about 700 local employees and...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Auditions for Season 12 of "American Idol" began in early June, but Chicago-area hopefuls get their chance to impress the judges on July 12.
Registration for Chicago auditions will be July 10 and 11, with auditions happening July 12. Both registration...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 7:15 AM
Anyone who drives on I-35W knows the gridlock is, virtually, constant. TxDOT is getting ready to expand, but some in Fort Worth say the plan comes too close to home.
"It's peaceful and it's just home," said Lazell Banowsky, who lives in Fort Worth's...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Three of the five biggest sources of greenhouse gas emissions in Hampton Roads will soon be closed, according toU.S. Environmental Protection Agency data.
Released earlier this month on a searchable computerized map, the data identifies large, stationary...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:35 AM
The Yorktown Power Station and Chesapeake Energy Center, the two largest coal-fired power plants in Hampton Roads, burn on average 6,700 tons of coal every day.
The plants, which date to the 1950s, create enough electricity for 260,000 households. Yet...
| Jul 7, 2009
Nearly 500 dogs were seized from a Bowie kennel this morning and taken to a temporary shelter in Fort Worth, authorities said.
The dogs -- 496 in all -- were seized by the Montague County Sheriff's Department and the Humane Society early Tuesday...
| Dec 16, 2007
Q: Does Texas Instruments Inc. stock have potential? -- C.M., via the Internet
A: The decision of major customers Nokia Corp. and Ericsson LM to work with additional suppliers has been a disappointment for the world's largest maker of cell phone chips....