Tue, Sep 2, 2014 09:06
HomeMost Recent NewsLone Star Business BlogContact Us
Advertise with Texas Business
Feature Stories

Fort Worth’s Lockhead Wins $19.9 Defense Contract Change

Texas Business reports:  A Fort Worth firm won a $19.9 million contract change to a defense contract, according to the U.S. Department of Defense. 


 Full Story »
TexasBusiness.com

DME Owner Heads to Prison for Multiple Counts of Health Care Fraud

Texas Business reports: HOUSTON – Andrea Michelle Tellison, 47, was ordered to federal prison for eight years following her convictions of 14 counts of health care fraud and seven counts of aggravated identity theft, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson. A jury convicted Tellison April 2, 2014, following three days of trial and less than two hours of deliberation.

 Full Story »
TexasBusiness.com

Economic Gains Likely to Tighten Job Market, Push Up Wages

Texas Business reports: Economic indicators released over the past two months present a picture of modest growth thus far in 2014. In its first estimate, second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) growth came in at an annualized 4 percent, putting first-half average growth at 0.9 percent. Job gains decelerated slightly from June to July, but payrolls are still expanding at a healthy pace. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate increased slightly to 6.2 percent in July.

 Full Story »
TexasBusiness.com

Houston-area Diploma Mill Shut Down

Texas Business reports: HOUSTON—The Texas attorney general’s office resolved the state’s enforcement action against an “academy” that falsely claimed to be an accredited educational institution.

 Full Story »
TexasBusiness.com