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Hobby Lobby's Religion Doesn't Stop It From Buying Cheap Chinese Goods
Hobby Lobby's "religious values" don't extend to objecting to "family planning" and forced abortions in China. Read more...
Texas Town Evacuated After Massive Pipeline Explosion
A second large natural gas pipeline is located just feet away from the burning pipeline. Read more...
Morning Open Thread
Fed up with their district manager's abusive mistreatment, employees at a Journeys footwear and apparel store inside Rochester's Marketplace Mall decided to storm out together in the middle of the day, during the busy Back to School season, locking up the store behind them. Read more...
McBudgeting: McDonald's built a web site to "help" their employees make a budget. It's... unbelievable. Read more...
America is now dotted with “temp towns” – places where it’s difficult to find blue-collar work except through a temp agency and where workers often suffer lost wages, no benefits and high injury rates. Read more...

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It's Black Friday madness caught on video. Read more...
Wal-Mart workers across the country are planning to stage unprecedented walkouts and protests on Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year. Wal-Mart has sought to counter the effort by filing an unfair labor practice charge against the Read more...
By Theodoric Meyer, ProPublica, Nov. 21, 2012 Getting the agencies responsible for national security to communicate better was one of the main reasons the Department of Homeland Security was created after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist Read more...
Twinkies may yet have an infinite shelf life. Hostess Brands Inc. and one of its largest unions have agreed to go into mediation, so the company will stay in business for the time being. Read more...
Walmart workers have launched historic labor protests and strikes across 28 stores in 12 states, the first retail worker strike in the company’s 50-year history. According to organizers, employees are protesting company attempts to "silence and retaliate against workers for speaking out for improvements on the job." Read more...