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Shoppers exit a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images, File)

Walmart Brings Back Layaway For Holiday Shoppers

Walmart is bringing back something its customers have been asking for since the Great Recession: layaway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011

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Tigers All-Star Alex Avila Signing Autographs Tuesday!

Avila will be appearing at the Verizon store inside of the Walmart store on Plymouth Road in Livonia. He will be greeting fans and signing photo cards.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2011

Shoppers exit a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images, File)

Walmart Offers Video Streaming On Website

Now playing: Movies at

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2011

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Frugal Fashion: Back to School on a Budget

Deciding on a school outfit is a tough decision. This is how to look like a million bucks while spending a lot less.


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Walmart Bass Fishing League To Host Event On St. Clair River

The Walmart Bass Fishing League is headed to the St. Clair River June 25 for the first of five stops in the Michigan Division.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2011


McDonald’s Owners Help Send Detroit Students To Camp

Thanks to the generosity of local McDonald’s owners and operators, 25 fourth and fifth grade Detroit students will be going on a one-week camping excursion at Skyline Camp & Retreat Center in picturesque Almont.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

Suspicious Package At Ypsilanti Walmart

An Ypsilanti Walmart store was evacuated for a time after an employee found a suspicious package with wires attached to it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2011

Salmonella contamination the basis for a voluntary recall of grape tomatoes. (iStockPhoto)

Grape Tomato Recall Includes Michigan

A Florida tomato grower is voluntarily recalling its grape tomatoes after a sample tested positive for salmonella.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011


ACLU Urges Court To Reinstate Walmart Marijuana Lawsuit

When a Walmart employee was fired in 2009 after testing positive for marijuana use, he sued, claiming he used marijuana for medical purposes. He lost the lawsuit, but the ordeal may not be over just yet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2011


Man Sentenced In Flare Gun Attack At U.P. Walmart

A 28-year-old Upper Peninsula man accused of firing a flare gun at employees inside a Walmart in Iron Mountain has been sentenced to one year in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2011




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