Walmart Protesters Arrested

LOS ANGELES — A protest at a Los Angeles Walmart has ended in about two dozen arrests this morning. Authorities say 23 people were arrested last night after they blocked traffic during a protest that started with a sit-down strike inside the Walmart. Sheriff Deputies say those detained were cited for failure to disperse and … Continue reading »

Walmart Ends Health Insurance for Some

(CNN) — Walmart is cutting health insurance for some of its part-time employees. The world’s biggest retailer announced on a blog that workers with fewer than 30 hours a week will no longer qualify for its health insurance plan. The company says the change will affect about 2 percent of its U.S. workforce of 1.3 … Continue reading »

Police Arrest Walmart Bomb Threat Caller

MEDFORD, Ore. – A man has been arrested after calling in a fake bomb threat to the South Medford Walmart Tuesday evening. The suspect, Donnie Lee Anderson, phoned police reporting a pipe bomb in the electronics section of the store. Police contacted management and made the decision to have shoppers evacuate. After searching, officials found … Continue reading »