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January 11, 2018 2:19 PM Walmart raises minimum hourly wage to $11 for U.S. workers, hands out $1,000 bonuses

BENTONVILLE, ARK.—Walmart, the world’s largest private employer, is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers to $11 an hour, giving a one-time cash bonus of up to $1,000 to eligible employees and expanding its maternity and parental leave benefits. The retailer said Thursday that changes to its compensation and benefits policy will impact more than a million 12

December 15, 2017 9:48 PM No rape charge for rapper Nelly as prosecutors say accuser is not co-operating

The woman said Nelly raped her on his tour bus in October in a Seattle suburb. He was booked into jail on suspicion of second-degree rape and released but shortly afterward the woman said she wanted to stop the investigation. SEATTLE—Prosecutors in Washington state say they can’t proceed with a rape case against the rapper Nelly because the accuser is not co-operating 16

November 2, 2017 1:29 AM 2 men killed, 1 woman injured in Colorado Walmart shooting

THORNTON, Colo. - Two men were killed and a woman was injured in a shooting inside a suburban Denver Walmart on Wednesday night, forcing customers to either hide in the store or frantically run for the doors. Thornton police tweeted Wednesday night that they were responding to a shooting with "multiple parties down." They advised people to stay away from the area as dozens 21

November 1, 2017 1:42 AM Watchdog probes grocery sector over alleged bread price fixing

The Competition Bureau is investigating major grocery retailers and suppliers in a criminal probe into alleged price fixing of packaged breads. Metro Inc., the third-largest grocer in Canada, confirmed on Tuesday afternoon that bureau investigators were at its Montreal head office and Toronto office "in an investigation that is also targeting other Canadian 30

October 21, 2017 2:35 PM Trump calls congresswoman 'wacky' in dispute over remarks to soldier's widow

Funeral set for soldier at the centre of president's fight with Florida Democrat Mourners were expected to pack a church Saturday to honour a U.S. soldier whose combat death in Africa led to a political fight between U.S. President Donald Trump and a Florida congresswoman. Family, friends and neighbours of Sgt. La David T. Johnson will attend his funeral 20

October 7, 2017 5:04 PM Rapper Nelly arrested after rape accusation

Police in Auburn, Wash. have arrested the rapper, whose real name is Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., after a woman said he raped her in a town outside Seattle. Nelly’s attorney denies the accusation. SEATTLE—Police arrested rapper Nelly early Saturday after a woman said he raped her on his tour bus in a town outside Seattle, an accusation the Grammy winner’s 20

October 6, 2017 8:06 AM How To Buy Hatchimals Surprise And Find Stock

Spin Master released the new Hatchimals Surprise on October 6. The hatching of the twin Hatchimals has begun. The big difference to last year's viral Hatchimals is that there are two Hatchimals in one egg. The new bigger Hatchimals Surprise eggs have a regular price of $69.99. The new $69.99 Hatchimals Surprise eggs have been available for pre-order 40

August 12, 2017 10:08 PM Toronto cop who bought job interview outfit for teen said it was ‘the right thing to do’

Const. Niran Jeyanesan said he was happy for the teen, who was hired while wearing clothes he allegedly tried to shoplift. Jeyanesan said the decision to buy the outfit was a collective decision by investigators, but the teen getting the job was “all him.” A teen who allegedly tried to steal an outfit because he said he needed it for a job interview 16

July 25, 2017 11:34 AM Survivor recalls horrific scene inside tractor-trailer in Texas human smuggling case

Passengers pounded on sides of truck and yelled to try to get driver's attention as people began to die The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more, and already hot when it left the Texas border town of Laredo for the 240-kilometre trip north to San Antonio. It wasn't long before the passengers, sweating profusely 35

July 24, 2017 9:57 PM Iowa firm tied to truck deaths has history of legal problems

SCHALLER, Iowa -- The small, family-owned Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems, public records show. Pyle Transportation Inc. failed to pay federal employment and trucking taxes for years, faced lawsuits from Iowa labour regulators over unpaid 19