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Saturday, March 24, 2018

Wal-Mart Workers On Pistol Patrol As Law Lets Texans Tote Guns

Managers at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in Texas have a new task to add to their list of duties: asking customers if they have a permit to carry a handgun.

January 8, 2016
AR-15 gun rifle

Wal-Mart To Stop Selling AR-15, Other Semi-Automatic Rifles

A spokesman for the world’s largest retailer said the decision was based solely on demand and was not related to recent high-profile incidents involving the rifles.

August 26, 2015

Stand With Postal Workers This Thursday In A National Day of Action

A cabal of corporate predators, congressional anti-government ideologues, and pusillanimous postal officials are dismantling this invaluable public service, piece by piece .

May 13, 2015

Scurrilous Corporate Thieves Are Stealing Workers’ Comp

A cabal of about two-dozen corporate chieftains pushing a vicious new campaign against workers. Their goal is to gut our nation’s workers comp program

April 15, 2015

‘The Culture War’ — A Battle The GOP Can’t Win

The argument is over and conservatives have lost. Some of them just don’t know it yet.

April 8, 2015

Walmart Pay Hike May Put Pressure On Other Low-Paying Industries

Higher wages at Walmart should mean less turnover and disappointment for workers.

February 20, 2015

Wal-Mart Cuts Profit Forecast As It Gears Up E-Commerce

By Veronica Smith Washington (AFP) – Wal-Mart Stores lowered its 2014 profit outlook Thursday as it turns toward online sales amid weakness in its key U.S. market, still struggling with a fragile economy. The world’s largest retailer posted a slight profit rise and better-than-expected sales for the second quarter, which ended July 31. Wal-Mart cut […]

August 14, 2014

Wal-Mart Replaces Chief Of U.S. Division

New York (AFP) — U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Thursday announced it is replacing the head of its Walmart U.S. division, which has had declining same-store sales in recent quarters. Greg Foran, 53, currently head of Walmart Asia, will lead the Walmart U.S. division starting August 9, reporting to chief executive Doug McMillon, the company […]

July 24, 2014