4 Things To Know: Nat'l Transit Survey, Give To The Max Day & MoreFrom the results of a national transit survey to a career fair for military members, here are the four stories to know for Thursday, Nov. 12.
Target, Walmart Reveal Their Holidays PlansWal-Mart and Target, two of the biggest U.S. retailers, on Thursday rolled out plans to lure shoppers into stores during the holiday season that includes discounts, stepped-up marketing and spiffed up stores. The moves illustrate how important the holiday shopping season is to retailers. It's a roughly two-month period that accounts on average for 20 percent of the retail industry's annual sales.
At Fall Rally, Target CEO Says The Company Is 'Turning The Corner'It's been a rough couple of years for tens of thousands of workers at Twin Cities-based Target Corporation.
Wal-Mart Shoplifting Suspect Charged With Illegal Firearm PossessionA Wisconsin man suspected of pointing his gun at an off-duty police officer while shoplifting from a St. Paul Walmart has been charged with carrying an illegal firearm.
Charges: Wis. Man Shoplifted At Wal-Mart, Pointed Gun At Cop’s FaceA 34-year-old Wisconsin man and convicted felon faces three new felonies, according to court documents filed in Ramsey County, after he allegedly pointed a gun Sunday at an off-duty police officer and fled police.
Police ID St. Paul Officer Who Shot At Shoplifting SuspectSt. Paul police have identified the police officer who shot at an armed shoplifting suspect Sunday afternoon.
Off-Duty Cop Shoots At Walmart Shoplifting SuspectSt. Paul police are investigating an officer-involved shooting near the University Avenue Walmart.
Man Suspected In Kidnapping Located Near Eau ClaireA man suspected of abducting a female Walmart employee at gunpoint in southeastern Wisconsin and driving to Eau Claire remains at large.
ND Woman Accused Of Leaving Kids Alone In Car While Shoplifting A 23-year-old Bismarck woman is accused of leaving two small children alone in a car while she shoplifted from a Wal-Mart store.
Funeral Scheduled For Man Killed In Wal-Mart ShootingMemorial services have been scheduled for a Grand Forks man killed when another man walked into a Wal-Mart store and started shooting. Dahl Funeral Home says visitation and a prayer service for 70-year-old Gregory Weiland is Friday night at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Grand Forks, and Weiland's funeral is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Gunman, 1 Other, Killed In North Dakota Wal-Mart ShootingTwo people, including the gunman, died and another person was injured in a shooting early Tuesday at a Wal-Mart Supercenter store in Grand Forks, North Dakota, police said.
Duluth Police Sends Family Affected By Fire On Shopping SpreeIt was Easter Sunday when a family in Duluth lost everything they had in a fire. Now the Duluth Police Department is helping that family out. On Saturday, officers with the Duluth Police Department took the two children, 5-year-old Aurora and 3-year-old Kayden, on a trip to Walmart.