Will Potential Ferguson Unrest Deter Bargain Holiday Shoppers?The on-going countdown to the Michael Brown grand jury decision coincides with the start of the holiday shopping season - so what can St. Louis-area retailers expect?
Mo. Stores Can Detain Suspected ShopliftersMissouri is one of 27 states with tough laws that allow retailers to hold shoplifting suspects and fine them.
Cold Weather, Mizzou Football Keep Missouri Shoppers Home"There's absolutely no doubt that cold weather has hurt this past week," Dave Overfelt with the Missouri Retailers Association says.
Mo. AG, Prosecutors Announce Anti-Smurfing Effort"Smurfing'' involves people buying cold and allergy medicines containing the pseudoephedrine and selling them to meth makers.