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April 24, 2018 10:28 PM Traditional Medicinals Throat Coat Lemon Echinacea tea recalled for potential salmonella

Recalled product was sold at stores across Canada and online Throat Coat lemon Echinacea herbal tea is under recall after an ingredient was found to contain salmonella, Health Canada says. The department said Traditional Medicinals is voluntarily recalling the product after a company supplier found salmonella contamination in a tea ingredient, lemon 9

March 31, 2018 9:51 PM Walmart 'sincerely apologizes' over confusion around program for people with intellectual disabilities

Quebec's health minister stated that he doesn't believe Walmart's apology Walmart is apologizing two days after it said it would end involvement in a program that gives on-the-job training to people with intellectual disabilities in Quebec saying the announcement "created confusion." Vice-president of corporate affairs for Walmart Canada Robert Nicol 15

March 31, 2018 12:11 AM Walmart ends involvement in Quebec program for people with intellectual disabilities

The program provided job training to people with intellectual disabilities or who are on the autism spectrum. MONTREAL—Walmart Canada says it is ending its involvement with a Quebec program that provides job training to people with intellectual disabilities or who are on the autism spectrum. Company spokesperson Anika Malik confirmed the program would 16

March 1, 2018 5:47 PM U.S. chain Fred Meyer imposes gun sale restrictions

Kroger Co., the largest grocery chain in the U.S., is joining Walmart Inc. and Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. in tightening gun restrictions following last month’s school shooting in Parkland, Fla. Kroger’s Fred Meyer chain, which carries general merchandise in addition to groceries, will no longer sell firearms and ammunition to buyers under age 21, the company 24

February 21, 2018 5:46 PM Walmart partners with online grocery service to launch home delivery in Vancouver

The retail giant has partnered with Vancouver-based Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery to cover the city’s metro area. Walmart announced a delivery service in the GTA last November. VANCOUVER—Walmart Canada Corp. says it is partnering with an online grocery service to bring home delivery to Vancouver by the summer, as the brick-and-mortar retailer ramps 26

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 23

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 23

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 27

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 38

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 24