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Family sickened by store-bought LSD meat

Authorities say a Florida family purchased and then fell ill after eating meat tainted with LSD.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 10:05pm EST

Tags: LSD

Wal-Mart opens 2 stores in District

The first two Wal-Mart stores in the nation's capital opened Wednesday.

Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 01:15pm EST

Tags: Walmart, George Avenue, h street, retail, shopping

More than 11K apply for jobs at D.C.'s new Wal-Mart stores

Wal-Mart shouldn't have any trouble staffing two new "super centers" it plans to open in Washington, D.C., by year's end after it received what it calls an "amazing" response from potential employees.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 12:02pm EDT

Tags: Wal-Mart supercenters, hiring center, Kristi King, Walmart, employment

Wal-Mart opens hiring centers to staff two D.C. stores

Wal-Mart, the nation's largest retailer, has announced 600 job openings at two of its stores scheduled to open later this year in the District and hundreds of local workers have flocked to a hiring center in hopes of landing on of those jobs.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 11:29am EDT

Tags: living wage bill, vincent gray, employment, dick uliano

Wage bill affecting Wal-Mart dies in D.C.

Wal-Mart and other large retailers won't be required to pay their employees a "living wage" of at least $12.50 an hour in the District of Columbia.

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 04:45pm EDT

Tags: living wage bill, D.C. Council

Protesters rally in Prince George's Co. against Walmart firings

Protesters from Landover and the District joined others in Prince George's County for a national demonstration against recent firings at Walmart.

Thursday - 09/05/2013, 08:22pm EDT

Tags: protest, Prince Georges County

D.C.'s 'living wage' bill still in limbo

A D.C. bill that sparked a national debate because it would require big retailers to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour remains in the hands of the D.C. Council more than 40 days after lawmakers officially approved it.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 01:30pm EDT

Tags: D.C., living wage, Vince Gray, jobs, employment, Nick Iannelli

Va man accused of scamming store twice in 1 day

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 09:00am EDT

Tags: Randolph Byrd, Scam

Gray: Living wage bill could slow D.C. development

D.C. Mayor Vince Gray won't say whether he will veto a bill that requires big-box stores to pay workers a minimum of $12.50 an hour.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 02:58pm EDT

Tags: Vince Gray, living wage, employment, big box stores, minimum wage, Colleen Kelleher

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