Walmart Just Pulled This Kids Halloween Costume For Pretty Obvious Reasons

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK

Walmart have discontinued an Israeli soldier Halloween costume for kids after a massive backlash. The description of the outfit on their website -...

'Racist Comment' Leads To Vicious Fight Between Two Women In Walmart

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK

The video has been everywhere – two women fight inside a Walmart store in Beech Grove, Ind. The video has racked up more than a million views si...

The Economic Lessons the British Left Can Learn From the US

Dan Holden | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Politics
Dan Holden

The citizen's income, the idea of a guaranteed basic income for all citizens has been in the news in the UK a fair bit recently due to the rising profile of the Green Party of England and Wales, who have pushed it as a key policy. It's a brilliantly utopian idea, but surprisingly a form of it has emerged in the US whilst it hasn't in the UK.

Walmart Cause Outrage For Selling 'Fat Girl Costumes' Online

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We realise it takes a certain suspension of disbelief to squeeze oneself into a Sexy Nurse or Human Sperm costume, but this Halloween seems to really ...

Here Are 2013's Most Awkward Business Social Media #Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK

2013 has been a busy year for business, especially those getting to grips with social media. Many social media missteps go viral online and get rep...

Bangladeshi Workers, Among Lowest Paid In World, Torch Factory Causing £60m Loss To Owners

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

Workers are suspected of causing a fire that engulfed one of Bangladesh's biggest garment factories which produces clothing for well-known retailers i...

LOOK: Walmart Shopper Accidentally Fires Gun, Continues Shopping

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A man whose gun accidentally fired in his trouser pocket while at Walmart casually kept on shopping, paying for his items and leaving as though nothin...

Not Lovin' It: Low On Cash? 'Eat Less, Complain Less, Sing More,' McDonalds Tells Staff

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Struggling to get by? Well you may just not be trying hard enough, according to McDonalds, who have apparently given their impoverished employees some...

Walmart Seeks Food Donations... For Walmart Staff

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

A Walmart store has launched a desperate appeal for food donations… for its own staff. The supermarket giant has come under fire in the US overni...

Indian Teenager Forced to Drink Acid by Jilted Boyfriend - Report

Nita Bhalla | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Nita Bhalla

An 18-year-old Indian girl has been admitted to hospital after her jilted boyfriend poured acid down her throat and pushed her into the sea in the coastal city of Mumbai.

Walmart Pulls 'Naughty Leopard' Halloween Costume For 2-Year-Olds

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK

US retail giant Walmart has been forced to pull a "Naughty Leopard" Halloween costume from its stores following a flood of complaints that accused the...

All-American Experience

Rebecca Root | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Rebecca Root

Honesdale is the kind of white picket-fence neighborhood where swinging benches hang from porches and american flags flap from the beamers, so you wouldn't expect much nightlife. We did however, manage to find one lone bar with music where the residents of Honesdale were just all too interested to see who these crazy kids were.

What's the Anti-Matter With Complexity?

Brendan Flattery | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

Brands beware - there is pent-up consumer demand for simplicity and transparency. To many it's a scary idea. A company that knows us so intimately it can give us what we want, almost before we know it ourselves.

VIDEO: The Terrifying Moment A Stranger Tried To Abduct A Girl, 7, While She Shopped For Toys

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

Supermarket CCTV cameras have captured the astonishing moment a man tried to abduct a seven-year-old girl. Brittney Baxter was toy shopping at an ...

Asda To Invest £500m, Create 5,000 Jobs In Expansion Drive

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK

Asda, the supermarket chain owned by US retail giant Walmart, is to invest more than £500m in its UK operations in 2012, opening 25 new stores and cr...

UK 'bricks and clicks' retailers are going global

Colin Morrison | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK
Colin Morrison

Online sales across the OECD countries are expected to grow by more than 10% each year for the next four years. And that is during a most-countries re...