Edwards acknowledges staff asked Wal-Mart for Playstation 3

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Former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards acknowledged Thursday that amid his criticism of Wal-Mart Stores, a volunteer member of his staff asked the world's largest retailer for help obtaining a hot new Sony Playstation 3 for Edwards' family.

Edwards, a potential 2008 presidential candidate, told The Associated Press that the volunteer "feels terrible" about seeking the game unit at Wal-Mart while his boss claims the retailer doesn't treat its employees fairly.

Read the complete story here. (AP via Charlotte.com)