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Texas Business Report: Lance Armstrong Might Have to Return $12 Million in Bonuses

A Texas court ruled that the cyclist might have to give back the money he received from Dallas-based SCA Promotions. 

Texas Business Report: Making a Killing In the Funeral Industry

America's leading death-care provider, based in Houston, charges 42% more for its traditional funeral services; Torchy's taco is suing the Texas Taco Company; bags might not fly free at Southwest; and more.

Texas Business Report: You Can Now Buy Stock in Arian Foster

This week the Texans running back became the first professional athlete to go public in a new financial exchange that allows investors to buy and trade shares tied to an athlete’s future earnings.

Texas Business Report: Boom Goes the Housing Market

Home prices in Houston and Dallas are “up more than at any time since the oil boom of the 1980s." And with every rise... 

Texas Business Report: Save the Buffalo

A new bill that went into effect making it illegal to shoot stray bison could save ranchers thousands of dollars.

Texas Business Report: Tan Ban Begins

A new law goes into effect on Sunday prohibiting Texans under the age of eighteen from tanning. Salons oppose the new legislation, and one scientific advisors says, “If you’re going to tell people sunshine is bad for them, you may as well tell them air is harmful.”

Texas Business Report: A New Wind Farm for Amarillo

Construction is underway on a new wind farm at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pantex Plant near Amarillo. When completed the plant will be the largest federally owned wind farm in the U.S.

Texas Business Report: Funding the Most Expensive College Stadium Ever

While Houston boasts the nation's leading export market and one particularly pesky debt collection agency incurs its own $3.2 million fine.

Texas Business Report: West Foot Forward

The city of West filed a lawsuit against the fertilizer plant that exploded there in April, Neiman Marcus plans to go public, Rick Santorum's Christian movie career, and more.

Texas Business Report: Men's Warehouse Ousts Its Founder, "I Guarantee It" George Zimmer

The Houston-based says it has dismissed George Zimmer, its founder and executive chairman. The company didn't give a reason for the abrupt firing of Zimmer, who built Men's Wearhouse from one small Texas store using a cigar box as a cash register to a men's retail empire.

Texas Business Report: The Merger Will Be Televised

Gannett Company bought Belo Corporation, the Dallas-based television media company, for $1.5 billion. This makes Gannett the third-largest local station owners in America, behind CBS and News Corp.

Texas Business Report: A Big Gulp For 7-Eleven

The convenience store chain, which has its U.S. headquarters in Dallas, plans to double the number of North American locations.

Texas Business Report: Houston Wins the 2017 Super Bowl

Plus Apple will open a Texas factory, and NASA has selected an Austin company to develop a 3-D printer that can produce food for astronauts.