(BENTONVILLE, Ark.) -- America's largest private employer announced on Tuesday that it will pay for college tuition and books for associates, in full. In a press release, Walmart says with these changes, "approximately 1.5 million part-time and full-time Walmart and Sam's Club associates in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The Justice Department said Monday it has "fundamental concerns" with Purdue Pharma’s plan to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Purdue filed for Chapter 11 protection in 2019 as it faced thousands of lawsuits across the country over its aggressive marketing of OxyContin and... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Following another violent weekend in Chicago in which 56 people were shot, 11 fatally, the Chicago Police Department Superintendent David Brown announced a new strategy to combat gun violence. Brown said the department will create a team of 50 officers to target gun traffickers,... Read More.
Good Things come to those who wait, but if you’re a Dan + Shay fan, you don’t have to wait too long: The duo’s next album is due out August 13. Hot on the heels of announcing their album rollout last week, the country... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- With financial markets down sharply Monday over whether the new delta variant would endanger the recovery, President Joe Biden on Monday pushed back on inflation fears also giving investors jitters, insisting that his policies will create a strong economy and that higher prices... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden lunched with Democrats on Capitol Hill Wednesday as the party proceeds with the delicate task of crafting two separate pieces of legislation worth a combined $4.1 trillion in new spending. Biden's attendance at the lunch comes following a late-night announcement... Read More.
Earlier this year, Parmalee returned to the top of the country chart with “Just the Way,” their collaboration with Blanco Brown. Now, with that momentum behind them, the country group has announced a new album called For You. The thirteen-song collection includes “Just the Way.”... Read More.
(SURFSIDE, Fla.) -- At least 18 people, including two children, have been confirmed dead and 145 others remain unaccounted for since a 12-story residential building partially collapsed in South Florida's Miami-Dade County last week. The partial collapse occurred around 1:15 a.m. on June 24 at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A controversial bankruptcy plan involving OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, which would shield the Sackler family from litigation tied to the opioid crisis, moved forward Thursday. A federal bankruptcy court judge in White Plains, New York, allowed Purdue to begin soliciting support for... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Planning a party can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Saba Lausch is the owner of Sparkle and Twine Parties, an event-decorating company in Illinois. Having been in business for years, she's an expert on event decorations of all kinds,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Republicans intend to send President Joe Biden a nearly $1 trillion counter proposal on infrastructure spending Thursday, the latest attempt to make progress toward a bipartisan compromise just days before the president's deadline. Biden has for weeks said that he needs to... Read More.