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Friday Aug 28 | via The New Zealand Herald
Walmart said that weapons it describes as 'modern sporting rifles', such as the AR-15 pictured, will be fully phased out of its stores in about a week. Photo / iStock Wal-Mart, the nation's largest retailer, confirmed Wednesday that it has been working to phase out sales of assault rifles in its fleet of big-box stores. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via Valley News Live
Walmart said Wednesday it's removing semi-automatic rifles and similar sports firearms from its stores because not enough people are buying them - not because of attention to shootings like Wednesday's killings of two Virginia journalists on live TV. Kory Lundberg, a spokesman for the company, based in Bentonville, Arkansas, told NBC News that the decision had been in the works for months and that suppliers were notified early this year that Walmart would be moving away from so-called modern sports rifles. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via The Washington Post
Wal-Mart, the nation's largest retailer, confirmed Wednesday that it has been working to phase out sales of assault rifles in its fleet of big-box stores. Wal-Mart said it made the decision this spring to start taking modern sporting rifles, or "MSRs," off its shelves. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via KAUZ
Wal-Mart reports quarterly financial results on... A teenage girl who accused a senior at an elite New Hampshire prep school of raping her as part of a practice called Senior Salute says they were not friends. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 12 | via NWAonline
There have been about 35 reports of cars entered and items stolen and 25 related reports of criminal mischief, according to the report. Police earlier said that some of the cars had been hit with spray paint. Comment?
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