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An example of carrots that are sold at stores versus others that are thrown away. (endfoodwaste.org)

Walmart, Whole Foods Urged To Sell ‘Ugly’ Produce At A Discount

A sanitation worker who was moved by the amount of perfectly good – but ugly-looking – fruits and vegetables getting thrown away has started a movement to get food stores to embrace the sale of the misshapen produce.

07/22/2015

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Ebay Follows Walmart, Sears Banning Listings Of Confederate Flags Following

San Jose online auction site Ebay followed the lead of Walmart and Sears in taking a stance against the sales of Confederate flag items following the shooting of nine members of an historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.

06/23/2015

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Customers Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out In McDonald’s Restaurant Inside San Leandro Walmart

A San Leandro Walmart store reopened Sunday morning after a two-alarm fire broke out at a McDonald’s restaurant inside the business on Saturday evening, according to the Alameda County Fire Department and a store employee.

03/29/2015

A man pushes shopping carts outside of a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

San Leandro Walmart Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out At McDonald’s Inside Store

A Walmart store in San Leandro has been evacuated due to a two-alarm fire that started Saturday evening.

03/28/2015

Dave & Busters at the Great Mall in Milpitas. (CBS)

Dave & Buster’s At Great Mall In Milpitas Warning Customers About Measles Exposure On MLK Day

Santa Clara health officials are warning people who visited a popular restaurant in Milpitas last week that they may have been exposed to the measles virus.

01/26/2015

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Salinas Police Seek Suspect Who Molested Young Girl By Posing As Walmart Employee

Police are searching for a suspect who investigators say kidnapped and molested a 10-year-old girl at a Salinas Walmart Supercenter store Friday.

12/13/2014

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez says holiday workers deserve to earn extra pay. (CBS SF)

Proposed California Bill Would Offer Double Pay For Working Thanksgiving, Christmas Shifts

With more and more stores opening on Thanksgiving, proposed legislation in California could ensure workers get paid extra for spending the holidays at work instead of with their families.

11/28/2014

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Weekend Magazine With Liz Saint John November 23, 2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 1. Bryan Stevenson, Founder and […]

11/21/2014

Some of the Halloween items identified as having toxic chemicals. (HealthyStuff.org)

Environmental Group Warns Of Toxics In Halloween Costumes, Bags, Accessories

An environmental group has issued a warning about kids’ Halloween costumes and trick-or-treat bags found with what the group claims are elevated levels of toxic chemicals.

10/23/2014

Surveillance image of a man police say groped two children at San Leandro Walmart and Target stores. (San Leandro Police Dept.)

Police Arrest Suspect In Child Gropings At San Leandro Walmart, Target Stores

San Leandro police said Thursday they have arrested a suspect who allegedly inappropriately touched children at Walmart and Target stores in the city earlier this week.

10/16/2014

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