Mayor Vincent Gray vetoed a bill Thursday that would force Wal-Mart and other large retailers to pay their employees at least $12.50 an hour, calling it a “job killer” that would not advance the goal of a living wage for District of Columbia workers.
A developer in Frederick says a third Wal-Mart store would reverse the decline of the Golden Mile retail strip along U.S. 40 on the city’s west side.
A stabbing at a retail store in Baltimore County is being investigated.
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.
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.
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.
As customers race to Walmart for Black Friday deals, some of the store’s employees are walking off the job. Demonstrations spark up in Maryland and across the county.
It’s Thanksgiving, and your bellies are probably full or getting there. So what’s next? Head to the stores for Black Friday, or in some case, Black Thursday, shopping.
For the past 30 years, politicians and residents have been trying to breathe new life into the Liberty Road corridor outside of the Beltway. The world’s largest retailer is welcomed as a step in the right direction.
School shopping has just begun for some parents but others are checking the job off their lists, thanks to Ravens player Matt Birk.
A Lansdowne woman who pleaded guilty to a fight involving bleach and Pine-Sol at a Wal-Mart has been ordered to stay away from the store for five years.
WJZ is learning more about a bleach attack in a Baltimore County Wal-Mart on Saturday that sent 18 people to the hospital. Two very different portraits are emerging of the suspect.