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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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Walmart Shoplifting Suspect Arrested On CBS13 Station Property

A man suspected of shoplifting at a West Sacramento Walmart store tried to make his escape through the CBS13 property and instead was caught on camera as police arrested him.

12/10/2012

Walmart workers protest (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

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

(credit: Art Barron/CBS)

Walmart Workers Participate In Nationwide ‘Black Friday’ Walk-Out; Several Arrested In SoCal

Walmart workers Friday staged a nationwide walk-out on one of the biggest shopping days of the year including stores in the Sacramento-area.

11/23/2012

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Earlier Sales Extend Black Friday To Begin Thanksgiving Day

This year’s Black Friday comes early as some stores will open Thanksgiving Day for eager shoppers, but not everyone is excited for the even earlier sales.

11/21/2012

Rancho Cordova Walmart store (credit: CBS13)

Some Walmart Workers Plan Black Friday Walkout

The big Black Friday fights won’t just be happening inside the stores. Some Walmart workers say they’re taking a stand and walking off the job during one of the biggest shopping days of the year.

11/19/2012

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Wal-Mart Sued Over Temp Agency Hours

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is being slapped with a lawsuit that claims that the world’s largest retailer and its staffing agencies broke federal minimum wage and overtime laws by requiring temporary workers to appear early for work, stay late to complete work and work through lunches and breaks without compensation.

10/23/2012

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Call Kurtis: My Engine Fried After Getting A Walmart Oil Change

A Roseville mom says her car broke down minutes after getting a Walmart oil change. When she realized they put oil in the transmission, she called Kurtis.

09/25/2012

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Walmart Opens 5 New ‘Neighborhood Markets’ In Region

Five new Walmart stores opened their doors early Wednesday morning in and around the Sacramento area bringing in hundreds of jobs.

09/19/2012

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Call Kurtis: I Paid Full Price For A Demo Model That Doesn’t Work!

A Sacramento mom buying a Sony PlayStation Vita for her son says she was sold a demo model.

08/30/2012

Daniel Graf

Father Accused Of Choking His Baby Makes First Court Appearance

A father accused of choking his baby in front of police faced a judge Tuesday.

06/26/2012

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