Woman falsely arrested for shoplifting at Walmart is awarded $2.1 million in damages

Woman falsely arrested for shoplifting at Walmart is awarded $2.1 million in damages

An Alabama woman who says she was falsely arrested for shoplifting at a Walmart and then threatened by the company after her case was dismissed has been awarded $2.1 million in damages. A Mobile County jury on Monday ruled in favor of Lesleigh Nurse of Semmes, news outlets reported. Nurse said in a lawsuit that…

Woman awarded $2.1 million after saying she was wrongly arrested for shoplifting at Walmart

Woman awarded $2.1 million after saying she was wrongly arrested for shoplifting at Walmart

An Alabama woman who says she was falsely arrested for shoplifting at a Walmart and then threatened by the company after her case was dismissed has been awarded $2.1 million in damages. A Mobile County jury on Monday ruled in favor of Lesleigh Nurse of Semmes, news outlets reported. Nurse said in a lawsuit that…

Thanksgiving hours: Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving hours: Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Most major retailers will be closed again this Thanksgiving, a pandemic shift that began last year after years of stores being open on the holiday for early Black Friday shopping.  The lengthy tally of stores that will be shuttered on Thursday includes Best Buy, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target and Walmart. (Full list below.)  After closing its…

Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Most major retailers will be closed again this Thanksgiving, a pandemic shift that began last year after years of stores being open on the holiday for early Black Friday shopping.  The lengthy tally of stores that will be shuttered on Thursday includes Best Buy, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target and Walmart. (Full list below.)  After closing its…

Ohio jury holds CVS, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies accountable for opioid crisis

Ohio jury holds CVS, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies accountable for opioid crisis

In a first, a federal jury has found three pharmacies liable for their role in distributing opioids, in a verdict that could set the tone for U.S. city and county governments that want to hold pharmacies accountable for their roles in the opioid crisis. CVS, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies recklessly distributed massive amounts of pain…

Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Best Buy, Target and Walmart are among those that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Most major retailers will be closed again this Thanksgiving, a pandemic shift that began last year after years of stores being open on the holiday for early Black Friday shopping.  The lengthy tally of stores that will be shuttered on Thursday includes Best Buy, JCPenney, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target and Walmart. (Full list below.)  After closing its…

Walmart starts using autonomous drones in new delivery service

Walmart starts using autonomous drones in new delivery service

Walmart starts using autonomous drones in new delivery service – CBS News Watch CBSN Live CBS News got an exclusive look at a new on-demand delivery service, which uses autonomous drone technology, outside a Walmart headquarters in Pea Ridge, Arkansas. Errol Barnett reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live…

CDC confirms deadly bacteria in home spray recalled by Walmart

CDC confirms deadly bacteria in home spray recalled by Walmart

Federal health officials have confirmed that a room spray recently recalled by Walmart contained a “rare and dangerous” bacteria that infected four people, killing two, including a child. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said it had confirmed the DNA fingerprint of the bacteria in the spray and four people stricken with…