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Peaches First Pick (Courtesy of Georgia Farm Bureau)

National Fruit Recall

(WAOK)- A national recall has affected Costco, Trader Joe’s, Walmart, and Kroger stores. The Wawona Packing Co. is recalling peaches, nectarines, plums, and pluots. Internal testing at Wawona revealed the potential Listeria contamination. The facility […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2014

Is Your Child Safe?

Join WAOK’s AutoNsider, Daryl Killian and Financial Solutions Host Rob Wilson along with the City of Atlanta Fire-Rescue Department at 835 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Atlanta, Ga. 30314 Saturday, April 19th from 10am until 3pm. […]

WAOK-AM–04/18/2014

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Hit-And-Run Driver Kills Toddler In DeKalb County

Police in DeKalb County are seeking a driver who hit two children and kept going.

04/07/2014

Photo by Jean Ross CBS Radio

More Jobs Are Coming To Atlanta Area

Atlanta (WAOK)- Looking for work? Now is the time. Several companies are gearing up for job fairs which will bring more than a thousand jobs into the Atlanta metro area. One company NCR, the technology company […]

WAOK-AM–03/27/2014

Walmart was briefly selling a knock-off version of Banksy's "Destroy Capitalism." (Walmart.com)

Walmart Pulls Fake Banksy Print

Walmart was briefly selling a counterfeit version of Banksy’s “Destroy Capitalism.”

12/04/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Walmart Hiring For New Store Location In Lithonia

ATLANTA (WAOK)- A new Wal-Mart location will open in Lithonia. The store will be located near Stonecrest Mall at 842 Mall Parkway. A temporary hiring center has been opened at 7342 Stonecrest Concourse at The […]

WAOK-AM–07/17/2013

Mexico City Wal-Mart

Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

Groups supporting Walmart workers protest working conditions at the company in front of a Walmart Superstore on Nov. 23, 2012, in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

Walmart workers protest (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

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.

11/26/2012

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