August 04, 2017 - 7:02 am
(KJCE) Ford may be closer to a recall involving its Ford Explorer Police Interceptor vehicles, according to a report from CBS News. The move comes as police departments across the country are reporting instances of cracked exhaust manifolds. An ongoing investigation by the National Highway Traffic...
Read More
July 23, 2017 - 10:27 pm
BUDA (KJCE) - H-E-B is warning shoppers at its Buda store Sunday afternoon about a precautionary product recall affecting fresh ground beef. The grocery chain says it is recalling its Fresh Ground Chuck 80/20 packed on styrofoam trays with a time stamp of 4:30 p.m. or later on July 23, due to the...
Read More
July 17, 2017 - 6:19 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Merck, a leading global biopharmaceutical company, will bring its newest IT Hub to Austin, along with 600 jobs. Governor Greg Abbott and other officials announced the move today, following a Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) grant of $6 million. The TEF grant follows a 10-year, $856,000...
Read More
Stock photo/Dreamstime
June 30, 2017 - 7:34 am
(KJCE) If your backyard grill is going to be getting a workout over the July 4th holiday, it will cost you slightly less at the grocery store this year. A new survey from the American Farm Bureau Federation puts the average cost of a summer cookout for 10 people at $55.70. That's a slight decrease...
Read More
Nintendo of America
June 26, 2017 - 5:00 pm
(KJCE) Go ahead and get a comfortable pair of shoes for standing in line... Nintendo is following up its NES Classic gaming system, which took the 2016 holiday season by storm, with a version based on the Super Nintendo. The Super Nintendo Classic Edition will hit stores on September 29. Like its 8...
Read More
June 16, 2017 - 8:13 am
(Austin/KJCE) E-commerce giant Amazon has reached a deal to buy Austin-based Whole Foods Market. According to a statement, Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $13.7 billion, including Whole Foods Market’s net debt. “Millions of...
Read More
May 28, 2017 - 9:55 am
(KJCE) If you visited one of 22 Austin-area Chipotle restaurants in late March or early April, you may want to check your bank statements. The company announced more details on a security breach it originally announced last month. Officials say hackers installed malware designed to access customers...
Read More
May 23, 2017 - 5:06 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Texas Attorney General Ken Paxtron announced Tuesday that Target Corporation has agreed to an $18.5 million settlement following a 2013 data breach that affected more than 41 million customer payment card accounts. 46 states and the District of Columbia participated in the...
Read More
May 08, 2017 - 10:49 am
(CHICAGO) -- The largest owner of local TV stations in the United States will acquire Tribune Media in a multibillion-dollar deal. Sinclair Broadcast Group announced Monday that it has agreed to buy Tribune for $43.50 per share, valuing the deal at $3.9 billion. The company will assume...
Read More