Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) workers and activists have a new holiday tradition: On the busiest shopping day of the year, they stage protests against the biggest retailer in the country.
At a Wal-Mart store in Duarte, Diane Kzlgezyan and Don Tanner were back for Round 2 of Christmas shopping in the pre-dawn hours of Friday.
Brent crude steadied after OPEC triggered the biggest one-day plunge in three years yesterday by failing to cut its output in response to a glut.
Brazil's economy crawled out of technical recession in the third quarter, boosted by government spending, but the low rate of growth highlighted the challenge facing the country's newly appointed economic team.
The federal government ran a $379-million surplus in September thanks to higher revenues and lower program spending. Finance Canada's latest monthly tracking figures of Ottawa's bottom line show September's small surplus was an improvement over the ...