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Economist: Wal-Mart Wage Increase Likely Won’t Affect Prices

Pay will increase to $9 an hour across the nation in April, which is the current minimum wage in California. It will increase next year to $10 an hour in February of next year a month after California’s minimum wage also reaches $10 an hour.



UPDATE: West Sacramento Walmart Evacuated After Threat; No Device Found

The store on Ikea Court was evacuated at around 7 p.m. on Friday. Police and fire crews responded to the scene outside the store.


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Protesters In Front Of Walmart Decry Company’s Handling Of Pay, Holiday Schedules

The commotion on Black Friday wasn’t at the checkout lines, it was in the parking lot. Dozens of Walmart employees like cashier Kiana Howard chose Black Friday to speak out against the country’s biggest retailer.


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23 Arrested At California Walmart Protest On Pay

A protest at a Los Angeles-area Walmart focusing on better wages has ended in some two dozen arrests.


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Whatever Happened To The Roseville Galleria Arsonist?

Alexander Piggee’s failed suicide attempt didn’t physically harm anyone, but it did cause $55 million worth of damage, and forced 44 stores to close temporarily.


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#Trending In Entertainment: Clooney Marries and Jennifer Lopez’s Car Crash

This week, another Hollywood bachelor is taken off the table while two stars are involved in a car crash.


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Deputies: Boy, 15, Pointed Gun At Walmart Security Guard

Deputies have arrested a 15-year-old boy suspected of pointing a gun at a Walmart security officer Friday morning.


Johnson (left) and Rondeau's booking photos. (Credit: Rocklin Police Department)

Police: Men Stole Bottle Of Alcohol From Walmart, Attacked Security Guard

Two men are under arrest on charges they shoplifted some alcohol from a Rocklin Walmart, then attacked two people who tried to stop them.


Some of the counterfeit bills. (Credit: Sonora Police Department)

Police: More Than $1,000 In Fake Bills Passed At Sonora Walmart

Sonora Police are on the lookout for the two suspects who were able to pass more than one thousand dollars worth of counterfeit $20 bills at a Walmart store this week.


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New Walmart Neighborhood Market To Open In South Sacramento

A new Walmart Neighborhood Market will be setting up shop in south Sacramento, Wal-Mart Stores announced Thursday.


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Women Accused Of Using Stun Guns On Sacramento Shoppers During Robberies

Three unsuspecting women were attacked in two days—one in the Walmart parking lot on Truxel Road in Natomas, and two others at shopping centers on Florin Road.


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Women Robbed Outside Sacramento Stores By Woman With Stun Gun

Sacramento police are searching for a woman who used a stun gun on her victims while robbing them.