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Man Sucked On Woman’s Toes At Wal-Mart

LINCOLNTON, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man in North Carolina sucked a woman’s toes at a Wal-Mart after he convinced her he was a podiatry student and persuaded her to take off her shoes. […]

03/20/2014

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Bomb Threats At Local Walmart Stores May Be Tied To National Scam

(CBS Charlotte) — Bomb threats reported at local Walmart stores has caught the attention of federal officials who believe the incidents may be part of a national attempt to obtain money from the company. Earlier […]

01/11/2014

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NC Labor Activists Protest Low Wages At Wal-Mart

CLAYTON, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina labor activists say they’re protesting the social cost of Wal-Mart’s low prices. Protests aimed at getting the retailing giant to pay more are planned Friday at Wal-Mart stores in […]

11/29/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Greenville Wal-Mart Shooter Picked Victims By Race

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — A man who shot four people near a Greenville Wal-Mart in June picked out his victims because they were white, according to several indictments handed down against him. Lakim Faust […]

09/25/2013

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Man Accused Of Stealing More Than $600,000 From Walmart Stores

A South Carolina man is accused of stealing more than $600,000 from Walmart stores across three states.

05/21/2013

Mexico City Wal-Mart

Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

Groups supporting Walmart workers protest working conditions at the company in front of a Walmart Superstore on Nov. 23, 2012, in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Still No Sign Of Missing Belmont Mother

BELMONT, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — This past weekend, volunteers searched for a Belmont store worker. Family and friends gathered on Saturday to pass out flyers and look for Elizabeth Stonger. Stonger vanished over a month […]

CBS Charlotte–11/19/2012

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