Minimum Wage Clash Seeks New Battlegrounds

Minimum Wage Clash Seeks New Battlegrounds

The debate over a federal minimum wage increase continues to rage in the United States, and is a hot-button issue for some constituencies. This, despite the fact that a visible majority of Democrats and a small, if measurable, majority of Republicans have been shown to support such an increase. Now the states themselves have entered […]

Food Stamp Cuts Threaten Wal-Mart

Food Stamp Cuts Threaten Wal-Mart

The recent cuts in food stamps last November is threatening Wal-Mart’s business. The retailer’s quarterly earnings are expected to be at or below their predictions, fromĀ $1.60 to $1.70 per share. They project their total earnings to be $5.16 per share. Twenty percent of Wal-Mart’s customers are food stamp recipients, thus affecting the retail store’s earnings. […]

Michigan Body Parts Found in Snow

Michigan Body Parts Found in Snow

Body parts were discovered along a snowy road in rural Michigan late Thursday afternoon, in four different locations. Some remains were in garbage bags, some were not. Authorities believe the remains are those of a white man. Early Friday, a bag of clothes and burned papers was found near the Interstate 94 ramp. The St. […]

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