December 16, 2019 - 9:29 am
Families in Alabama have been granted a Christmas miracle after their Walmart layaway purchases were paid off by anonymous donors. The holiday surprise occurred at two separate Walmart stores in Alabama. SECRET SANTA: Walmart shoppers in Alabama got a happy holiday surprise when donations paid off...
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November 21, 2019 - 11:45 am
In order to keep the peace this holiday season, Uno wants to make your family gatherings a little less colorful. Mattel has come out with a new edition of the popular game that replaces all of the red and blue cards in hopes to keep fighting over politics at bay, reported Market Watch . Could...
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November 18, 2019 - 10:39 am
(WCBS 880) — Multiple fatalities have been reported following a shooting outside a Walmart in Oklahoma. The shooting occurred around 10 a.m. Monday at a Walmart in Duncan, which is 80 miles south of Oklahoma City. The Duncan Banner reports three people, including the suspect, are dead. Duncan...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 24, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Attention SPAM lovers! You can now order a can of pumpkin spice-flavored meat. Yes, you read that right! Pumpkin Spice SPAM was released on Monday to celebrate the first official day of fall. Hormel Foods Corporation reported that it sold out in less than several hours. Turns out it was pretty...
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Jacquie Cadorette
September 16, 2019 - 12:00 pm
While it might be time to upgrade your kids’ car seats, it’s also important to be careful about how you discard of the old ones. Improper disposal of a car seat can lead to a buildup in landfills, which is why Walmart is making it that much easier for you to recycle them. According to USA Today ,...
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Andrew Limberg
September 03, 2019 - 1:54 pm
( Newsradio 1020 KDKA/AP ) — Walmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws allow it. The announcement comes just days after a mass shooting claimed seven lives in Odessa...
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August 09, 2019 - 5:09 am
( AP ) — Police in Springfield, Missouri, said they arrested a man who showed up Thursday at a Walmart store carrying a rifle and wearing body armor, terrifying shoppers who fled from the store. Springfield police posted on Facebook that "an armed individual" was arrested. No shots were fired. SPD...
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July 05, 2019 - 2:03 pm
( KLUV ) - Authorities are still trying to verify the identity of the infamous Blue Bell licker, a woman who licked a tub of Blue Bell ice cream and placed it back on the shelf of a freezer in a Texas-area Walmart. But while legal action has yet to be taken, the Lufkin store is taking its own...
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April 11, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Walmart is investing an estimated $73 million into remodeling 15 stores in Louisiana. Four of those stores are in the New Orleans area and two in the Baton Rouge area. Walmart spokesperson Anne Hatfield said the goal of the investment in technology innovations is to help save customers’ time and...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 15, 2019 - 7:29 am
Radio can paint fantastic mental images for listeners. One that literally made me laugh out loud was the description of a woman who has been banned from a Texas Walmart. She was allegedly riding one of the store's electric scooter shopping carts around the parking lot "drinking wine from a Pringles...
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