At Least 8 People Found Dead in Truck at Walmart Parking Lot in San Antonio

By YONETTE JOSEPH July 23, 2017 The San Antonio authorities discovered at least eight bodies in an overheated tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot on Sunday morning, in what the police chief called a “horrific” human trafficking crime. The...

Economic Trends: The Amazon-Walmart Showdown That Explains the Modern Economy

Economic Trends By NEIL IRWIN June 16, 2017 With Amazon buying the high-end grocery chain Whole Foods, something retail analysts have known for years is now apparent to everyone: The online retailer is on a collision course with Walmart to try to be the...

Walmart Is Accused of Punishing Workers for Sick Days

By RACHEL ABRAMS June 1, 2017 A report released Thursday by a workers’ advocacy group says Walmart, the nation’s largest private employer, routinely refuses to accept doctors’ notes, penalizes workers who need to take care of a sick family...