Wal-Mart says it has had “ongoing conversations” with political leaders and others about curbing gun violence.
Wal-Mart to meet with Vice President Biden on guns, after getting flak for first turning down the invitation
‘We underestimated the expectation to attend the meeting on Thursday in person, so we are sending an appropriate representative to participate,’ a company spokesman said. Wal-Mart is the largest U.S. gun seller.
Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer and largest [...]
Just as Obama used crony capitalism to leverage pharmaceutical companies into advertising for Obamacare, so too is he trying to fashion gun control legislation in way that will make Wal-Mart one of the legislation’s most prominent supporters.
The irony: As of right now, Wal-Mart is one of the leading sellers of firearms and ammunition, if not the leading seller, in the country.
The goal: Obama wants to end private gun sales, period. [...]
A father and son previously ordered to keep away from former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin were sentenced on Friday to five years of probation for harassing her family’s attorney.
Craig Christy, aged 48, and his 20-year-old son, Shawn, pleaded guilty in January to placing hundreds of threatening and obscene phone calls to Fairbanks attorney John Tiemessen, his colleagues and relatives last August.
The father and son were arrested in home state of [...]
20 hooded youths stormed pub with knives ‘like a pack of wolves’
Bernard Fitzpatrick is critical after acting as a human shield when son Luke, 25, was dragged away then stabbed to death in the street
Gang attacked after Champions League final in scenes ‘like something out of a horror film’
Youths were known troublemakers – ‘at 17 why have they got knives? it’s disgusting’ says one witness
‘He had never done a bad [...]
Lawyer for Kelly Altenburg denies she was in the classroom when abusive remarks were made to 10-year-old Akian
Investigation by Cherry Hill school district found she was not present
Cherry Hill Superintendent says Altenburg was put on leave to minimize ‘disruption to our schools’
One school aide has already resigned; another was put on leave
Substitute aide was not invited back
A teacher who oversees a classroom where a father says his autistic son was verbally [...]