Walmart employees fighting for higher wages strike in downtown Long Beach. Photo by Courtney Tompkins. LONG BEACH >> About 150 people joined the biggest strike in Wal-Mart history Friday as they marched outside the downtown Long Beach store, ...
CARACAS, Venezuela - President Nicolas Maduro is ordering a cut in government spending as Venezuela grapples with a plunge in world oil prices that threatens to bring more hardship for the petroleum-dependent economy.
Stocks ended mostly lower -- but with the Dow eking out a new record close -- as Wall Street separated the winners and losers tied to nosediving oil prices and kept a close tabs on Black Friday sales.
MERCER COUNTY - Randy Ellis, the owner of Randy Now's Man Cave in Bordentown City, said about two-thirds of every dollar spent in his store stays right in Bordentown.
More than 100 protesters wound through Boston's Copley Square shopping district on Black Friday, urging consumers to care more about justice and less about gifts.