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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.


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Walmart Employees Accused Of Ripping Up $100 Bills, Holding Woman For Hours

Two Texas Walmart employees are accused of holding a woman for hours after ripping up two real $100 bills that they thought were fake.


City of Houston Freedom over Texas 2011. (photo by  Donna Carson)

Family Fun At Southwest Freedom Over Texas With The Kid Zone

More than 30,000 square feet of free educational and entertainment programming await children at Southwest Freedom Over Texas’ Walmart All American Kids Zone. The mayor’s official 4th of July celebration will again light the sky over Eleanor Tinsley Park.


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Freedom Over Texas Preview

For more than 25 years, the mayor’s official 4th of July celebration, Freedom Over Texas, has lit the sky over Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou. This year is no different. Musicians including the Ernest Walker Band, Andy Vargas, Tamar Davis and Brent Carter will perform from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and the celebration will conclude with a magnificent fireworks show over the downtown skyline in conjunction with performances by country music superstars Billy Currington and Sara Evans.


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Cops: Drunk Man Fatally Shoots Austin Police Officer At Walmart

A police officer was shot and killed early Friday at a Walmart in Central Texas, and a suspect is in custody, police said.


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Girl Scouts Fight Back Against Robber Who Stole Cookie Money

Girl Scouts outside a Fort Bend County Walmart tried to fight back against a robber who stole their money from cookie sales.


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Teens Accused Of Shooting Women With Dart-Gun In Walmart Parking Lot

Three teenagers have been charged with aggravated assault in the dart-gun shootings of two women in an East Texas department store parking lot.


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Educational Fun, Dance-Offs For Kids At Freedom Over Texas

Bring your kids down to Eleanor Tinsley Park for Freedom Over Texas and stop by the Walmart All American Kids Zone!