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AG Eric Schneiderman Seeks Toy Gun Ban In New York

Schneiderman’s office announced Thursday that letters were sent to Walmart, Amazon, Kmart and Sears telling them to follow a state law intended to ensure that toy guns aren’t mistaken for the real thing.

12/18/2014

Shoppers filter in as the White Plains Kmart opens on Nov. 27, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Shoppers Take Advantage As More Stores Open On Thanksgiving Day

More retailers opened their doors Thanksgiving Day to offer early holiday shopping deals.

11/27/2014

EMV chip technology is considered a useful defense against the threat of credit card fraud. (Credit: CBS2)

Many Major Retailers Behind On Fraud-Deterring Chip Technology

Many say a chip that makes counterfeiting nearly impossible is one of the best defenses against credit card fraud, but retail stores are not ready to implement the technology.

11/12/2014

A sign hangs outside a Staples store. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Staples Investigating Possible Data Breach

Staples is looking into a potential credit card data breach and has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.

10/21/2014

Shoppers wait for a Kmart to open on Thanksgiving night November 22, 2012 in Griffith, Indiana. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card Information

Kmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.

10/10/2014

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Manhattan Man Files Lawsuit Against City, Others For $2 Undecillion

The suit involves a series of events, including allegedly being bitten by a rabid dog on a city bus and a couple taking unauthorized photos of him while being treated at a local hospital.

05/20/2014

Last minute shoppers took advantage of extended store hours at major retailers as the Christmas holiday approaches. (Credit CBS 2)

Last-Minute Shoppers Take Advantage Of Extended Store Hours As Holiday Approaches

With only three days left until Christmas, holiday shoppers are in a race against the clock.

12/22/2013

Christmas trees on display at Kmart. (Credit Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Volunteers Help Make Christmas Merry For 2,500 New Yorkers In Need

That is what Christmas is all about; the giving of yourself in service to someone else.

12/14/2013

The Christmas section at the Kmart. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Christmas In September? Holiday Section Up And Running At Midtown Kmart

The Kmart on West 34th Street already has its Christmas section open for business. The four aisles are stocked with artificial trees, wreaths, tinsel and other decorations.

09/17/2012

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AG: ID Theft Ring Hijacked 180 Customer Accounts At NYC Retail Stores

Seven people have been arrested in an identity theft scheme that allegedly netted more than $1 million in products and gift cards by tapping consumer charge accounts in four states.

01/12/2012

FILE - Shoppers look for bargains at a K-Mart store in the Bronx. (Photo by Yvonne Hemsey/Getty Images)

‘Layaway Angels’ Paying Off Shoppers’ Accounts At Stores Around The Tri-State, Country

From New Jersey to Washington State, secret Santas are making some strapped for cash shoppers very happy.

12/24/2011

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Turn Back The Clock: ‘Layaway’ Shopping Again An Option

Call it old fashioned but the shopping payment option known as layaway is making a comeback. And it’s not the only shopping stigma consumers are ignoring to buy big.

11/09/2010

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A Back-To-School Guide To New York Fashion For Kids

As a parent you may need a few incentives to get your kids a bit more enthused about beginning a new school year and retiring their tank tops for more school appropriate attire. Luckily New York City is ripe with funky boutiques.

CBS New York–08/19/2010