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A man pushes shopping carts outside of a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Demise Of Big Box Stores Predicted With Rise Of Internet Sales

Big box stores like Walmart and Target may have to reinvent their business model or end up on the dustbin of history, according to a major investment firm.

07/30/2014

Police arrested Maria Garate, an 18-year-old transient from the San Jose area, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. (Source: SJPD)

Woman Allegedly Targeted Asians During San Jose Walmart Attack On 4-Year-Old

The young woman accused of attacking a toddler with a crowbar at a San Jose Walmart Wednesday will be charged with a hate crime, the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office has confirmed.

05/15/2014

Police arrested Maria Garate, an 18-year-old transient from the San Jose area, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. (Source: SJPD)

Woman Accused Of Attacking 4-Year Old Girl, Father With Crowbar At San Jose Walmart

A woman was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly attacked a 4-year-old girl and her father with a crowbar at a San Jose Wal-Mart store, according to police.

05/14/2014

President Barack Obama discusses energy efficiency at Walmart in Mountain View. (CBS)

President Obama Announces New Solar Technology Push At Mountain View Walmart

President Barack Obama announced pledges by more than 300 companies and state and local governments to use solar technology during remarks at a Walmart in Mountain View.

05/09/2014

President Obama greets well-wishers at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View, May 8, 2014. (CBS)

President Obama In Silicon Valley For Whirlwind Fundraising Visit

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Bay Area for a roughly 19-hour visit, including fundraisers and an appearance at a Mountain View Walmart, where he will give a speech on energy efficiency.

05/08/2014

President Barack Obama speaks about the government shutdown and debt ceiling standoff in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, October 16, 2013. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama To Stop At Mountain View Walmart In Latest Bay Area Fundraising Trip

President Barack Obama will make an appearance at the Walmart store in Mountain View to talk about energy efficiency, as part of his latest fundraising trip to the Bay Area this week.

05/06/2014

Authorities on the scene after federal agents and police officers shot two suspects near a Walmart in Fairfield on April 3, 2014. (CBS)

2 Shot By Officers In Fairfield Identified As Brothers, Sister Arrested

Fairfield police released more information Friday about two officer-involved shootings that occurred near the Walmart Thursday afternoon.

04/04/2014

Authorities on the scene after federal agents and police officers shot two suspects near a Walmart in Fairfield on April 3, 2014. (CBS)

Police, Federal Agents Shoot 2 Outside Fairfield Walmart

Two armed suspects shot by Fairfield police and federal agents Thursday afternoon on the 2700 block of North Texas Street were wanted on suspicion of attempted murder, according to a police spokesman.

04/03/2014

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Woman Robbed At Gunpoint, Forced Into Car Before Sexual Assault In Union City

A female victim was held up at gunpoint outside a Union City Walmart store and then forced to drive to a secluded area where she was sexually assaulted on Saturday night, police said.

02/13/2014

Jim Harbaugh shops for khakis at an Indianapolis Walmart in February 2013. (Austin Jeffers)

Man Who Met Khaki-Purchasing Jim Harbaugh Describes Walmart Encounter

The man who documented Jim Harbaugh’s affinity for pleated khakis said his chance encounter with the San Francisco 49ers head coach inside an Indianapolis Walmart was a day he won’t soon forget.

01/16/2014

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