Workers and supporters protests for wage increases outside of a McDonald's in Los Angeles, Calif., on Aug. 29, 2013. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg.
Walmart, which has deployed its financial might to squeeze extra gallons of gas out of its trucks and shave pennies off the price of laundry detergent, did something unexpected this week: It muscled its way into a divisive social debate.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares rose on Thursday, shrugging off weak U.S. data overnight that raised concerns ahead of Friday's key employment figures, as investors covered positions ahead of the Easter holidays.
The airline says flights will not be affected by any strike this busy Easter holiday weekend. UPDATE: Allegiant Airlines says it used a court order to keep its pilots from hitting the picket lines.
Gov. Maggie Hassan paid a visit to Lincoln Akerman School Tuesday morning to personally apologize for critical comments made by some state representatives when they defeated a bill proposed by fourth.