Family Dollar Stores News
Mother, son and daughter charged in string of knifepoint robberies
A Long Island mother and her adult son and daughter were arrested and charged in connection with a string of armed robberies over the weekend, including a stick-up that occurred on Saturday, police said. Deborah Salvatore, 55, along with her son Rick Mascia, 25, and daughter Lauren Mascia, 31, were
Indiana Muslim Woman Says Store Worker Asked Her to Leave Over Niqab
A Muslim woman from Gary, Indiana, said she felt discriminated against after she claims a worker at a Family Dollar store told her to remove her niqab or leave. Sarah Safi, 32, said she went into the Family Dollar on Garfield Street Monday afternoon to buy charcoal for a family barbecue, ABC-owned
Muslim Woman Allegedly Kicked Out of Family Dollar for Wearing Traditional Garb
The Indiana woman was wearing a niqab and hijab when she walked into the store in Gary, Indiana.
Georgia Man Turns the Tables on an Attempted Carjacker
“You went to bed and woke up stupid this morning, huh?” That’s what Hashim Fannin said as a would-be carjacker lay flat on the ground with his hands up, a gun pointed squarely to his back. Fannin said he was pulling into a parking spot at the Family Dollar in northwest Atlanta earlier this month
Cleveland Kidnapping Survivors' Near Escapes From Ariel Castro's Terror
For over a decade, Ariel Castro imprisoned Amanda Berry , Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight just minutes from their respective homes and hid them from nearby rescue teams. Berry and DeJesus spoke with ABC News' Robin Roberts in an exclusive interview about their lives in captivity and how they felt
Family Dollar Revenue Hits $2.5B, but Profit Halved
Wall Street unhappy with the latest quarterly figures from the discount retailer.
Toy Vending Machine Gives Tulsa Boy a Nazi-Themed Ring
An Oklahoma mother says when her 4-year-old son put a quarter in a toy vending machine at their local Family Dollar store, out came a gold-colored ring with a Nazi symbol clearly on the front. "You don't want to know what my reaction was," the mother, Leona Kelley, told TV station KOKI in Tulsa. “I
Boston Bruins Dress as 'Frozen' Characters
quicklist: title: Boston Bruins Dress Up as 'Frozen' Characters for Kids' Hospital Visit text: NHL players with the Boston Bruins continued their annual Halloween tradition of visiting patients at the Boston Children's Hospital Monday. While the team has lacked costume coordination in the past, six
Dollar General (DG) Goes Hostile in Buyout Bid
Morning Money Memo: The polite fight over Family Dollar may be about to get down and dirty. Dollar General is going hostile with its $9.1 billion bid after repeated rejections of previous offers by its rival. In July, Family Dollar accepted a smaller buyout offer...
Dollar Store Showdown
Stakes heat up in the chase for the best take over and merge deals in dollar stores.