Walgreens To Buy Rival Rite Aid In $17.2 Billion DealWalgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is the largest U.S. drugstore chain, based on store counts. Rite Aid is the third largest.
NYPD: Man Tries To Rape Woman After Offering To Buy Her Soda, Cigarettes In BrooklynA man tried to cut off a woman's clothes and rape her after offering to buy her soda and cigarettes in Brooklyn early Tuesday, police said.
Police: Man Tries To Steal 19 Boxes Of Condoms From Bronx Rite-Aid, Slashes GuardA security guard at a Bronx Rite Aid store was slashed in the arm when he caught a suspect trying to steal 19 boxes of condoms, police said late Friday.
Police Search For Man Accused Of Exposing Himself To Woman Trying On Lipstick At Rite AidThe suspect is described as a 5'10," medium build, and last seen wearing a white hooded True Religion sweatshirt with a white du-rag, black shorts and black puma sneakers.
3 Arrested For Alleged Debit, Credit Card Fraud On Long IslandInvestigators said the suspects used a fraudulent debit card at a Rite Aid in Northport on Saturday.
Man Accused Of Robbing Long Island Pharmacy Of Cash, OxycontinA man was arrested Tuesday charged with robbing a Port Jefferson Station Rite Aid pharmacy of cash and Oxycontin pills.
28 States Ask Major Pharmacy Chains To End Tobacco SalesThey have written to the chief executives of Wal-Mart, Walgreens, Rite-Aid, Safeway and Kroger, urging them to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Shoplifting Suspect Hit By SUV While Fleeing On Long IslandA shoplifting suspect on Long Island was hit by a sport-utility vehicle Wednesday afternoon as he tried to run away, police said.
Americans Can Sign Up For Federal Health Care At Rite Aid Storesindependent insurance agents will be at 2,000 of the pharmacy chain's stores around the country starting in October.
Rego Park Victim Speaks About Rape; Suspect SoughtThe suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, standing about 5-foot-7 with a mustache, police said. The suspect told the victim his name was “Junior,” according to police.
Police: Suspect Followed, Harassed, Raped Woman In Rego Park, QueensPolice Saturday evening were on the hunt for a suspect who allegedly followed and raped a woman in the Rego Park section of Queens.
Crowd Protests For A Second Night In The Wake Of Brooklyn Police ShootingPolice were on alert in Brooklyn Tuesday night following violence stemming from a deadly officer-involved shooting, as crowds gathered again to protest for a second night in a row.