Walmart said Tuesday that the company has agreed to settle claims from many of the families of victims who died in a 2011 listeria outbreak that killed 33 people and was traced to a Colorado cantaloupe farm.
According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.
For $320, you could buy 37 burritos at restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill. Or a single share of its stock.
Another bank robbery has been reported in Longmont, the third in two weeks.
Burlington is recalling about 500,000 bassinets — all made before June of 2010. They were sold at Wal-Mart and other mass merchandisers, department stores and juvenile product stores. Consumers can call the company (800) 553-2300.
Diapers are one hefty expense for new parents. Now a company promises to help parents live the good life for less. Part of the pitch is convenience as well as savings.
House overflowing with stuff? In her new Brooke’s Bargains Brooke Wagner gives advice on how you can pare it down mercilessly.