Walmart

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Walmart workers on strike, and their supporters, picket in Richmond, California on November 2, 2012. (Photo: OURWalmart/flickr/cc)
Walmart, the largest retailer in the world and the biggest private employer in the United States, announced Tuesday it is eliminating health insurance for 30,000 of its workers and hiking the costs of premiums across the board. The cutbacks to coverage, which many charge was insufficient to begin with, were met with immediate criticism. "Our...
Laura Garcia, Molly Rusk
On Thursday, May 15, the city of Portland got rid of $9 million, or 25 percent...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Obama's decision to stage his much-touted energy speech Friday at a northern...

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