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Shopping carts sit in the parking lot of a Target store. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CA Supreme Court Rules Large Retailers Not Required To Have Defibrillators

The California Supreme Court has ruled that large retailers aren’t required to have defibrillators on hand to help treat customers and workers who suffer sudden cardiac arrest.

06/23/2014

(AP)

Illegal Tobacco Sales To Youth Drop In San Francisco

Despite the drop over the last two years, the city still lags far behind the statewide average.

07/03/2013

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California To Crack Down On Internet Retailers Who Avoid Collecting Taxes

California plans to crack down on Internet sellers who don’t collect state sales taxes.

08/31/2012

Shoppers at the Neiman Marcus in Walnut Creek. (CBS)

Neiman Marcus Joins List Of Big Name Retailers In Walnut Creek

Shopping in downtown Walnut Creek became even more upscale as Neiman Marcus opened an 85,000 square foot store on Friday.

03/09/2012

The Google Wallet informational website (Google)

Tech Watch: Is Google Wallet A Bust?

CNET Editor-at-Large Brian Cooley said the app has struggled because of competition from other wireless carriers.

02/15/2012

Plastic Bag

San Francisco Supes Approve Shopping Bag Fee, Expand Plastic Bag Ban

A proposal to institute a fee for each paper bag provided at a store in San Francisco and also expand the city’s ban on plastic bags was unanimously approved by the Board of Supervisors Tuesday.

02/08/2012

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Long Lines Expected At Retailers Monday

Many shoppers will be looking for deep after-Christmas discounts, returning gifts and using gift cards they received.

12/26/2011

(CBS)

Downtown Walnut Creek Experiencing Economic Boom

Several new stores, shops and restaurants have opened in downtown Walnut Creek, attracting bigger crowds to the area.

12/20/2011

parking meter

Oakland Offers Free Parking For Holiday Shoppers

Oakland officials are hoping the move will bring in more holiday shoppers during this busy season.

12/16/2011

Customers rush through the door at Best Buy. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Which Retailers Are Naughty This Holiday Season?

In a fashion similar to that of the Occupy camps, mall security guards in Roseville tried to kick out campers waiting out in tents for Best Buy’s Black Friday deals.

11/23/2011

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