May 29 2013
14 puppies and 5 adult dogs from the Humane Society in Moore, Oklahoma that were left without a home after the tornado, have arrived at the WI Humane Society. These pets will be ready for adoption on Thursday after undergoing a series of exams to make sure they are healthy and ready to go home with a new family. (photo via Fox6Now)
Walmart will pay more than $81 million in fines and community service projects after pleading guilty to federal charges of improperly handling hazardous materials and pesticides at its retail stores around the country. The retail giant was accused of throwing hazardous wastes into municipal trash bins or pouring them into local sewer systems.
Nike announced plans to stop producing Livestrong products by the end of this year, after its Holiday 2013 line. A spokesman for Nike said they will continue to support the Livestrong Foundation by funding them directly as they continue their work serving and improving outcomes for people facing cancer.
Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann, a favorite of tea party Republicans, announced today she will not run for another term in the U.S. House.