A group of about 60 teenagers rushed into a Walgreens at 18th and South streets to ransack and loot the store.
Philadelphia Police Department
July 09, 2019 - 11:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are asking for help in finding a group of teenagers who they say looted a South Street pharmacy on the Fourth of July. Police released surveillance video showing approximately 60 teens rushing into Walgreens on 18th and South streets just after 10 p.m. The...
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Walgreens robbery
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Jim Melwert
June 06, 2019 - 10:10 am
UPDATED: 5:25 p.m. ___ DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Police intercepted four men who tried to rob a Brookhaven Walgreens early Thursday morning. Around 4:30 a.m., police responded to a reported robbery in progress at the store, located on the corner of Edgemont Avenue and East Brookhaven...
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Wilmington police shut down this mini market after accusing it of selling stolen goods.
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Tim Jimenez
June 05, 2019 - 8:22 am
WILMINGTON, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — Police say they have gone after five mini markets that were paying people to steal from bigger stores. The investigation started when the cops noticed a trend at places like CVS and Walgreens, says Wilmington Police Lieutenant Michael Hall, who spoke with CBS 3. "...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
December 29, 2018 - 10:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say they are investigating after a man died Saturday morning while in the custody of SEPTA Transit officers. In a statement from SEPTA, the incident began just after 8 a.m. at the Walgreens store at Kensington and Allegheny Avenues. SEPTA says,...
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This Oct. 21, 2016 file photo shows a Rite Aid location in Philadelphia.
AP Photo/Matt Rourke
August 09, 2018 - 11:13 am
By Tom Murphy, AP Health Writer Rite Aid and the grocer Albertsons called off an agreement to become a single company with the deal facing shaky prospects in a shareholder vote. Shares of the drugstore chain plunged after markets opened Thursday. The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands had...
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tortilla wrap
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August 01, 2018 - 8:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities have issued a public health alert about more than two dozen beef, pork and poultry salad and wrap products as a precaution due to possible parasite contamination. The Agriculture Department's Food Safety and Inspection Service says the products, distributed by...
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Walgreens store on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.
June 09, 2018 - 11:42 pm
By Jen Christensen, CNN (CNN) -- Does a pharmacy have an obligation to help a patient be sure that insurance will cover a prescription? That's the question at the heart of a landmark case that the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled on Thursday. Yarushka Rivera, 19, of Lowell had epilepsy...
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Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, California
AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing, File
April 24, 2018 - 9:29 am
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to...
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