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Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 1:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP/KMOX) — Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vaping. A man who died in St. Louis this week was the first vaping-related death in the state of Missouri and eighth overall in the...
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Alex Degman
September 08, 2019 - 5:44 pm
Authorities evacuated the Walmart Supercenter on Highway K in O'Fallon to investigate a bomb threat
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September 06, 2019 - 8:27 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - After a series of mass shootings in other parts of the country, St. Louis-based Schnucks Markets is asking customers to refrain from openly carrying guns inside its grocery stores. Walmart, Walgreens, CVS and Kroger are among other U.S. retailers with similar requests of their...
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Associated Press
September 03, 2019 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun and short-barrel rifle ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws allow it. The announcement comes just days after a mass shooting claimed seven lives...
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August 22, 2019 - 2:36 pm
(KMOX/AP) — At least 27 people have been arrested in the last month for threatening mass shootings, including in Missouri and Illinois, CNN reports . The Missouri case was when a man walked into the Walmart in Springfield with a gun. He was charged with making a terrorist threat. The Illinois case...
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August 14, 2019 - 1:58 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KMOX/AP) - The man who created panic at a Missouri Walmart is speaking out, after being released on bond. Dmitriy Andreychenko, 20, says nobody was panicking when he walked into the Springfield, Mo. Walmart – heavily armed with guns and ammunition . His interview with KY3 News...
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Springfield police respond to a Walmart in Springfield, Mo., Thursday afternoon, Aug. 8, 2019, after reports of a man with a weapon in the store. Police in Springfield, Missouri, say they have arrested an armed man who showed up the Walmart store wearing body armor, sending panicked shoppers fleeing the store. (Harrison Keegan/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)
August 09, 2019 - 5:09 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Police in Springfield, Missouri, said they arrested a man who showed up Thursday at a Walmart store carrying a rifle and wearing body armor, terrifying shoppers who fled from the store. Springfield police posted on Facebook that "an armed individual" was arrested. No shots...
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August 05, 2019 - 5:39 pm
(KMOX) - Two days after a mass shooting at an El Paso, Texas Walmart left 22 people dead, the company says it won't be changing its policy on gun sales. According to multiple reports , a company spokesperson said "There is no change in any company policy," and has touted its strict rules in place...
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West Mifflin Police Department
July 30, 2019 - 12:52 pm
(KMOX) — Police in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania are trying to identify a woman who is accused of urinating on potatoes at the local Walmart. Police recently released images from surveillance video on the department's website. The images are dated around 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 24. The images depict a...
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July 29, 2019 - 4:00 pm
(KMOX) - Williams Foods LLC has initiated a voluntary recall of two taco seasonings sold at Walmart stores nationwide including, Missouri and Illinois. Great Value Mild Taco Seasoning Mix and HEB Taco Seasoning Mix Reduced Sodium are being recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination. The FDA...
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