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Nearly 40 Percent Of Wal-Mart’s US Workers To Get Pay Raises

Hoping to shed its reputation for offering little more than dead-end jobs, Wal-Mart, the nation’s biggest private employer, is giving raises to nearly a half-million workers and offering what it says are more opportunities for advancement.


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Best May Celebrations In Houston

There are many exciting events this May to celebrate the spring and the beautiful weather for people of all interests. Make sure to explore your city and learn about all the great ways you can take advantage of spring in Houston!


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Airport Workers Charged For Trying To Smuggle Heroin Through Security

Two Houston airport employees are charged with taking money to try to smuggle heroin and fraudulent documents through security.


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Two Dead, Two Hospitalized After Collision Blamed On Dust Storm

Two people are dead and two others are hospitalized after 17-vehicle chain collision on a West Texas interstate blamed on a dust storm.