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"Let's Rock Elmo" Toy Launch at the Empire Hotel on September 19, 2011 in New York City.   (credit: Getty Images)

Wal-Mart Lets Kids Pick ‘Hot Toys’ For Holidays

Lots of retailers come out with “hot toy” lists every holiday season, but this year Wal-Mart decided to try something different: let kids rate their favorite toys.

CBS 11–09/12/2013

The Walmart logo is displayed on the exterior of a store. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wal-Mart To Launch Smartphone Trade-In Program

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is launching a smartphone trade-in program later this month that will help consumers trade-up to the newest phones available.

09/10/2013

Norma Callejas Gonzales (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

Irving School Board Trustee Resigns After Shoplifting Charge

An Irving ISD school trustee, who was arrested for shoplifting over the weekend, has resigned. Norma Gonzales allegedly stuck about $184 worth of merchandise in her purse while at a Wal-Mart store.

CBSDFW.COM–08/06/2013

Wanted Florida escapee Alberto Morales, who stabbed a Miami detective multiple times when the officials stopped at a discount store in Grapevine. The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has placed Morales on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list. (credit: Texas Dept. of Public Safety)

Serial Rapist Alberto Morales May Have Planned Escape

CBS 11 has been investigating whether Florida police officers made mistakes that allowed a dangerous convict to escape in North Texas.

CBS 11–02/14/2013

Photo of Miami-Dade police Detective Jamie Pardinas. (credit: Facebook)

911 Call From Stabbed Officer In Inmate Escape Released

Grapevine police have released some of the calls made in the moments after an inmate, who was with Miami authorities as they traveled through North Texas, stabbed a detective and escaped. One call was actually placed by the injured officer.

CBSDFW.COM–02/13/2013

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South Dallas Economic Expansion Beginning With New Walmart

Shopping in your own neighborhood. For many North Texans, it’s a retail reality.

12/19/2012

Mexico City Wal-Mart

Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

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Salvation Army Bell Ringer Fired, Accused Of Stealing

A Wal-Mart shopper grabbed his cell phone and started recording when he noticed a Salvation Army bell ringer taking money from the red kettle.

CBS 11–12/17/2012

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Thanksgiving Sales Did Not Deter Black Friday Shoppers

Even with stores like Wal-Mart and Target opening their doors on Thanksgiving, a lot of people still woke up early and stood in line on Black Friday.

11/23/2012

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Police Searching For Wal-Mart Wallet Snatcher

Saginaw police are looking for a man who swiped two wallets out of shoppers’ purses at an area Wal-Mart.

CBS 11–10/24/2012

File photo of packages of Huggies. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Explosion Fears Lead To Diaper Dash For Parents

North Texas parents aren’t taking the news of an explosion at a diaper plant in Japan lightly. They’re stocking up over fears of a shortage or price hike.

10/01/2012

Mugshot of Michael Ball, the man accused of taking improper pictures of a woman at a big box store. (credit: North Richland Hills Police)

Man Accused Of Taking Improper Cell Pics At Wal-Mart

A man accused of taking improper pictures of a woman at a North Texas Wal-Mart store has been arrested by North Richland Hills police.

08/15/2012

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