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  1. 'Support our movement': A letter to the business community from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    First of all, thank you. My friends and I are humbled, awed and deeply grateful for the support the business community has put into ensuring that tragedies like the one that happened at our school never happen again.

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  2. A Letter to the Business Community From Marjory Stoneman Douglas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Emmy Advanced Media

    First of all, thank you. My friends and I are humbled, awed and deeply grateful for the support the business community has put into ensuring that tragedies like the one that happened at our school never happen again.

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  3. Last chance to return to Telkwa bakery and cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Interior News

    I don't have one of the social life things people talk about. Mind you I do have my own version of places I like to go for a social encounter.

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  4. Blocking Gun Sales to Buyers Under 21 Might Be IllegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Time

    In the weeks since a Florida high school shooting, national retailers have moved to voluntarily stop selling firearms to those under the age of 21. But those store policies might violate state laws against age discrimination, according to a firearms industry trade group. Walmart Inc., Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., Kroger Co.

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  5. How do we stop the cycle of school shootings? A few facts would be a good startRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Next comes the outrage. Then the questions start. Were there warning signs the shooter was about to unhinge ? If there were, why were they missed? What can we do to prevent similar tragedies from happening in the future? Inevitably, a contentious debate eventually ensues over limiting gun sales, Second Amendment rights, and the desperate need for more mental health services.

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  6. L.L. Bean has ended its legendary lifetime guarantee - but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    In February, L.L. Bean ended its legendary lifetime return policy to clamp down on customers who were taking advantage and using it to replace heavily worn products. "Increasingly, a small, but growing number of customers have been interpreting our guarantee well beyond its original intent.

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  7. L.L. Bean has ended its legendary lifetime guarantee - but these...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In February, L.L. Bean ended its legendary lifetime return policy to clamp down on customers who were taking advantage and using it to replace heavily worn products. "Increasingly, a small, but growing number of customers have been interpreting our guarantee well beyond its original intent.

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  8. Dating site bans profile pictures with gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | SFGate

    "It's time to state unequivocally that gun violence is not in line with our values, nor do these weapons belong on Bumble," company says Bumble has banned guns across its entire platform, announcing that users will no longer be allowed to post pictures of guns on their dating profiles. Bumble has banned guns across its entire platform, announcing that users will no longer be allowed to post pictures of guns on their dating profiles.

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  9. Bumble Users Can't Post Gun Pictures on Their Dating...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | SFGate

    "It's time to state unequivocally that gun violence is not in line with our values, nor do these weapons belong on Bumble," company says Bumble has banned guns across its entire platform, announcing that users will no longer be allowed to post pictures of guns on their dating profiles. "Bumble was founded with safety in mind.

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  10. Tim McGraw Thanks Retailers for Changes to Gun PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | WYCD-FM Southfield

    Tim McGraw is voicing his appreciation for a handful of major retailers after they changed their policy on selling firearms. Dick's Sporting Goods will no longer sell "assault-style rifles" and Walmart, Kroger and L.L. Bean have changed their company sales policies to not sell firearms to anyone under 21. "Thank you Dick's for taking a stand to promote a meaningful discussion for the safety of our kids!" McGraw wrote on Twitter, retweeting the company's official statement.

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  11. Are lifetime guarantees becoming a thing of the past?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A small minority of shoppers who have returned items salvaged from yard sales, or purchased decades ago to get an upgraded version or a cash refund have left some retailers saying enough is enough. More retailers are changing once generous return policies.

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  12. Picking sides, CEOs hope they've chosen the right side of historyRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2018 | WAAY

    The gun uproar is just the latest issue forcing companies to choose sides in political and culture wars that companies have typically wanted no part of. When it comes to mass shootings and gun violence, Dick's Sporting Goods CEO said on CNN's "New Day," "We don't want to be a part of this story any longer."

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  13. Gun rights advocates take aim at new age restrictionsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2018 | Washington Times

    As stores rush to impose a minimum age of 21 for gun purchases, some Second Amendment supporters say like-minded people should consider mounting legal challenges, saying the companies may have a hard time defending against claims of age discrimination for a core constitutional right. Dick's Sporting Goods, Walmart, Kroger and other major national brands have announced they'll impose an age requirement in the wake of last month's shooting in Florida, in which police say 19-year-old suspect Nikolas Cruz used a rifle he legally purchased.

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  14. On guns, companies are getting out ahead of the politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | NorthJersey.com

    On guns, companies are getting out ahead of the politicians This week, four major retailers slapped restrictions on gun sales that are stronger than federal law. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2FQQutM President Trump sat down with members of Congress to discuss gun control and the issue of age limits for purchasing weapons.

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  15. U.S. companies take stand, raise age to purchase gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Texarkana Gazette

    Kroger and L.L. Bean said Thursday they will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21, becoming the third and fourth major retailers this week to put restrictions in place that are stronger than federal laws. The announcements follow those by Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart, emphasizing the pressure companies are facing to take a stand.

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  16. Opinions differ on whether raising age limits to buy weapons and ammo ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    With each new mass shooting in the United States, people across the nation rally to demand action. While most cannot seem to agree on the right solution to prevent these killings, some private companies have moved ahead of the federal government, raising the age limits on gun sales.

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  17. Tim McGraw Tweets Support for Dick's, Walmart's New Gun PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | RollingStone

    ... a stand to promote a meaningful discussion for the safety of our kids!" McGraw wrote , tagging Walmart, Kroger and LL Bean as well. Those three companies followed the lead of Dick's in raising the minimum age to purchase a gun from 18 to 21. Dick's ...

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  18. L.L. Bean latest company to ban people under 21 from buying riflesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Outdoor retailer L.L. Bean will no longer sell rifles to anyone under 21. The company joined retail heavyweights Walmart and Dick's Sporting Goods in changing policies in the wake of the Florida school massacre. L.L. Bean said in a statement late Thursday that it will no longer sell guns or ammunition to anyone under the age of 21. Company spokeswoman Carolyn Beem said L.L. Bean only sells firearms at its flagship store in Maine and only guns specific to hunting and target shooting.

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  19. US companies take a stand, raise age to purchase gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | SavannahNow

    In this March 16, 2016, photo, shoppers walk outside the L.L. Bean retail store in Freeport, Maine. L.L. Bean said in a statement late Thursday, March 1, 2018, that it will no longer sell guns or ammunition to anyone under the age of 21. In this June 15, 2017, photo, a person exits a Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss.

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  20. US gun control: Corporations take actionRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    ... month has reignited the Congressional debate on whether to tighten gun control laws in the US. Outdoor gear maker LL Bean is the latest company to unilaterally raise the minimum age for gun sales. Earlier, Walmart, Dick's Sporting Goods and Kroger ...

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