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Rev. Sharpton (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

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

News conference (Credit: WCBS 880's Marla Diamond)

Venezuelan Tourist Cleared Of Alleged Shoplifting At Macy’s

A Venezuelan tourist was acquitted Monday of shoplifting at Macy’s Herald Square flagship store, in one of several cases of shoppers saying they were wrongly accused of stealing at major New York City retailers.

03/31/2014

Price Matching

Seen At 11: CBS 2 Goes Undercover To Test Price Matching

You may think of shopping at a flea market or garage sale when you think of haggling, but the age-old retail strategy is back — and now you can use it at major department stores.

03/14/2014

Super Bowl XLVIII preps at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880, Jan. 17, 2014 (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Anticipation Builds As NYC, NJ Prep For Super Bowl XLVIII

The big game is still almost two weeks away, and while there will be all sorts of events throughout the metropolitan area of nearly 20 million, the excitement hasn’t quite started to spike yet.

01/21/2014

The Best Winter Accessories For New Yorkers

Fend off the falling flurries with the five must-have cold weather accessories to keep you warm and stylish as you stroll the city streets this season.  by Jenn D’Imperio. Thigh-High Socks If you’re like me […]

CBS New York–01/02/2014

Roosevelt Field Mall was evacuated Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 after a shoplifting incident caused a scare. (credit: CBS 2)

Shoplifting Incident Prompts Scare At Roosevelt Field Mall

During a shoplifting incident, a large rack fell over in Macy’s, CBS 2 reported. Shoppers thought the sound of the crashing rack was gunshots and that caused a panic.

12/24/2013

Macy's Special Santa

Special African-American Santa Holds Court At Macy’s

Crowds in the know have been drawn to Macy’s to see the “special Santa,” an African-American Santa Claus tucked away in Santaland at the Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square.

12/23/2013

Shoppers on 5th Avenue. (file/credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Last-Minute Shoppers Take Advantage Of Round-The-Clock Store Hours

Shoppers leaving Macy’s with bags in tow around 4 a.m. Monday said the early wake-up is worth it.

12/23/2013

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

There are post-holiday shopping deals all over. Retailers are eager to dump their latest products. (TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Subtle Secrets That Stores Use To Keep You Shopping

Music makes magic, according to the Wall Street Journal and stores like The Gap and Macy’s pump holiday playlists that are aimed at their core customers.

12/12/2013

Shoppers on 5th Avenue. (file/credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharpton: Retailers To List Shoppers’ ‘Bill Of Rights’

The Rev. Al Sharpton says civil rights leaders met Monday with representatives from retail chains including Barneys, Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Lord & Taylor and The Gap.

12/09/2013

Holiday shopping

City Slaps Macy’s With Subpoena Over Racial Profiling Case

The New York City Commission on Human Rights is investigating anti-theft practices at Macy’s following multiple claims of racial profiling.

12/04/2013

Shoppers get an early start on holiday purchases at a Best Buy in Jersey City. (Credit TV 10/55)

Black Friday Shopping Frenzy Underway

Thousands of die hard shoppers ran through the doors at Macy’s Herald Square store which opened on Thanksgiving for the first time in its 155 year history.

11/28/2013

Snoopy At Macy's Parade

Balloons Fly For Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday.

11/28/2013

(Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NYPD Official Says Forecast Looks Promising For Macy’s Balloons

The iconic characters can’t lift off Thursday if sustained winds exceed 23 mph and gusts exceed 34 mph.

11/27/2013

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