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Macy's Herald Square, as seen in March 2013. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Actor Robert Brown Settles Racial Profiling Lawsuit With Macy’s

Brown filed the lawsuit after he said he was falsely accused of credit card fraud at Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square last year.

07/19/2014

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

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

DirecTV Driver Ticketed After Allegedly Slamming Into Woman In Brooklyn

A driver with a suspended license has been ticketed, after he allegedly struck and injured a 72-year-old woman in Brooklyn, police said.

11/25/2013

Sharpton At Macy's

Sharpton Not Convinced That Racial Profiling Isn’t Happening At Macy’s, Barneys

The meeting follows an incident in which a leading actor on the HBO series “Treme” was detained nearly an hour by police after buying his mother an expensive watch.

11/04/2013

Actor Robert Brown (right) claims that he was racially profiled at the Herald Square Macy's. (Credit CBS 2)

Actor Rob Brown Wants Answers After Alleged Profiling Incident At Iconic Macy’s

An actor on a popular HBO series who says he was stopped buying sunglasses because of his race at a Macy’s department store in the city has filed a lawsuit against the company.

10/25/2013