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The Dallas Morning News

Dallas, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Paul:

ReCode Therapeutics reels in $80 million in funding from leading Big Pharma investors

A biopharmaceutical company that grew out of University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center research in Dallas is attracting another $80 million in... → Read More

Dallas-based Greyhound sells to Europe’s largest long-distance bus network

Dallas-based Greyhound Lines Inc., the iconic bus company that traces its history to 1914, is being sold to a German company that operates Europe’s largest... → Read More

Dallas investment firm P10 Holdings set to move up to trading on NYSE

A Dallas investment firm that caters to wealthy and institutional investors is set to begin trading Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange. P10 Holdings... → Read More

Plastics recycler moves HQ from West Coast to East Texas, creating 231 jobs

An Oregon manufacturer that turns recycled plastics into new packaging is relocating its headquarters to East Texas, where it’s investing $27 million to... → Read More

4 things to know about the Dallas-to-Houston bullet train’s long and winding road

The formation of a development company to build rail stations for a bullet train running from Dallas-to-Houston is the latest step in a decade-long effort... → Read More

Tenet Healthcare continues to build its surgery center portfolio with new acquisition

Tenet Healthcare is continuing to bolster its portfolio of ambulatory surgery centers, with an agreement to buy a minority stake in nine more from a... → Read More

37 Texans make Forbes’ richest Americans list for 2021, and there’s a new No. 1 in Dallas

There’s a new richest Texan in Forbes’ annual ranking of the 400 richest Americans, and a reshuffling at the top in Dallas. Elon Musk’s highly publicized... → Read More

Black founders from Dallas and Frisco receive a six-figure boost from Google’s startup fund

Three North Texas companies are getting a six-figure boost from a Google fund designed to aid Black-founded startups. Google set up the $10 million... → Read More

Thousands of jobs are up for grabs in Dallas-Fort Worth, as companies scramble to hire

The sheer number of jobs available in North Texas and nationwide is eye-popping, with companies actively competing to attract workers to meet online... → Read More

Builders FirstSource hammers out fourth deal of 2021 in a busy M&A week for D-FW companies

Builders FirstSource, the nation’s largest supplier to the homebuilding industry, is making its fourth acquisition of 2021 with Thursday’s deal for a... → Read More

These new and used cars are the fastest-selling in Dallas-Fort Worth

Take a casual drive around Dallas-Fort Worth and the impact of the global chip shortage is readily apparent. The sprawling lots of many auto dealerships... → Read More

A conversation with Dave Flitman, the Dallas CEO running the nation’s largest building supplier

Dave Flitman is bullish on the building materials business — and for good reason. As CEO of Dallas-based Builders FirstSource, he’s riding the housing wave... → Read More

$2.2 billion deal for Plano natural gas firm makes Chesapeake Energy ‘a dominant supplier’

A Plano-based natural gas company that went public earlier this year is being acquired by Chesapeake Energy Corp. in a deal valued at $2.2 billion. Vine... → Read More

Dallas golf course operator buys six Arizona clubs from Phil Mickelson

A fast-growing Dallas golf course operator is picking up six Arizona clubs from a company founded by tour veteran Phil Mickelson and his business partner.... → Read More

The searchable guide to Dallas-Fort Worth’s top 150 public companies for 2021

The Dallas Morning News teams up with Bloomberg data analysts every year to rank the 150 largest public companies in Dallas-Fort Worth, based on annual... → Read More

Euless-based U.S. Concrete sells to Vulcan in nearly $1.3 billion deal

U.S. Concrete Inc., a Euless-based supplier of construction aggregates and ready-mixed concrete, is being acquired by an Alabama company in a deal valued... → Read More

Three key questions with Mayor Eric Johnson on the state of Dallas’ economy

Note: This article is part of our State of the City project, in which The Dallas Morning News explores the most critical issues facing our communities.... → Read More

Dallas-Fort Worth companies lay claim to 22 spots on this year’s Fortune 500

Twenty-two public companies headquartered in North Texas earned spots on this year’s Fortune 500 ranking of the nation’s biggest revenue-generating... → Read More

Australian company to set up first U.S. manufacturing site in Texas

An Australian composite fiber maker will set up its first U.S. manufacturing plant in Parker County, creating 304 new jobs. Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday... → Read More

Dallas real estate tech firm lands new $4.5 million investment in its software-as-a-service

Dottid, a Dallas tech firm building a software-as-a-service platform for the commercial real estate industry, is getting a $4.5 million cash infusion in a... → Read More