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The front window of Barneys New York(Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Barneys To Pay $525K In Shopper-Profiling Probe

Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to resolve allegations that minorities were singled out as suspected shoplifters at its flagship store, part of a spate of racial profiling complaints against major retailers last year.

08/11/2014

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Rev. Sharpton, NYPD & Major Retailers Reach Deal In ‘Shop-And-Frisk’ Incidents

Under the agreement, police won’t enter a store to investigate a report of shoplifting unless a store employee has called 911, creating a public record of the incident.

04/03/2014

Tyler Mejorado (left) and Thomas Fontaino got a fantasy shopping trip for a special prom with the Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist. (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Boys Get Special Prom Shopping Trip With Rangers’ Henrik Lundqvist

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist is a tough guy on ice, but he turns into a real softie when it comes to kids. He gave two teens a surprise they will never forget, in the form of a fantasy shopping trip.

03/25/2014

The front window of Barneys New York(Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Barneys Staff Had Nothing To Do With Alleged Profiling Incidents

In a report released Tuesday, Barneys said it never asked its employees to check out two African-American customers who said they were victims of racial profiling.

11/19/2013

Al Sharpton

Report: Sharpton Set To Meet With Macy’s CEO Over Racial Profiling Claims

The Rev. Al Sharpton was set to meet with the chief executive officer of Macy’s Monday to talk about allegations of racial profiling, according to a published report.

11/03/2013

Jay-Z points as Beyonce looks on during the 2013 NBA All-Star game at the Toyota Center on Feb. 17, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Sharpton, Jay-Z Weigh-In On Claims Of Racial Profiling At Barneys

The Rev. Al Sharpton on Saturday called threatened to boycott the luxury retailer Barneys, in response to allegations by shoppers who claimed they were racially profiled.

10/26/2013

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Attorney: Student Racially Profiled By Barneys, NYPD After Buying $300 Belt

City College of Technology student Trayon Christian, 19, said the store and police targeted him because they didn’t think he could afford a $300 Ferragamo belt.

10/23/2013

Montclair Film Fest

CBS 2 Weekend Program Links: April 27-28

Are you looking for more information from the stories shown on the various CBS 2 News broadcasts? Well, this is the place to be for we have all the stuff you’ll need.

04/27/2013

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Skinny Minnie Mouse In Barneys Holiday Display Sparks Controversy

High-end department store Barneys and Disney are defending their supermodel makeover of Minnie Mouse for a holiday campaign featuring a 3-D light show and “moving art” video.

10/23/2012

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Lady Gaga To Take Over Barneys Christmas Display

The most decorated artist in the music industry will be taking her knack for the over-the-top to Barneys on Madison Avenue to give Santa’s workshop a makeover this December.

08/15/2011

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A Look At NYC Department Store Holiday Windows 2010

With department stores this year utilizing everything from LCD screens to taxidermy animals to Michelangelo-level origami in their Christmas window displays, Holiday 2010 appears to be no exception to the City’s tradition of extravagant decor.

CBS New York–12/15/2010