Mother Of Five Killed At Walgreens For Shoplifting, Family Wants Justice; 'She Didn't Deserve To Be Executed'Angry family members say a 46-year-old mother of five who was shot and killed at a Belmont Cragin Walgreens late Wednesday night did not deserve to die.
Police Talking To Attorneys For Man Suspected Of Fatally Shooting Suspected Shoplifter At WalgreensNo one was in custody Friday morning, but Chicago Police Department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said police have been talking to the suspect's lawyers.
Sources: Walgreens Clerk Called Man Who Ended Up Shooting And Killing ShoplifterPolice are still searching for the gunman who shot and killed a woman caught shoplifting at a Walgreens store in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood, claiming to be an officer, and sources say a clerk at the store had called that man for help.
CVS Announces Further Expansion Into Health Care ServicesThe expansion comes as rival Deerfield-based Walgreens experiments with adding primary care offices and as the U.S. health care system turns its focus to keeping patients healthy instead of waiting to treat them once they become sick.
Walgreens To Raise Minimum Age For Store Tobacco SalesWalgreens has decided to raise its minimum age for tobacco sales several weeks after a top federal official chastised the drugstore chain for violating laws restricting access to cigarettes and other tobacco products.
CVS Spreads Same-Day Prescription Deliveries To 36 StatesRival Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. also offers same-day deliveries in major cities and plans to expand this year. It has a partnership with FedEx Corp. to provide next-day deliveries as well.
Walgreens Brings In Microsoft To Help Improve CareThe companies will aim to boost prescription adherence, cut down on emergency room visits and decrease hospital admissions.
Panic Of Procrastination As Shoppers Try To Beat Holiday HoursSome retailers like Mariano's closed early for Christmas Eve, which left shoppers scrambling to beat the clock.
Walgreens Starts Fiscal 2019 Better Than Analysts ExpectedShares of Deerfield, Illinois-based Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. fell nearly 3 percent to $71.27, as broader indexes edged down in midday trading Thursday.
Deerfield-Based Walgreens Sued For $500 Million By Family Of Man Fatally Shot Inside StoreThe family of a man shot to death inside a Hollywood Walgreens is now suing the company for more than $500 million.
Walgreens Expands Prescription Delivery Program NationwideWalgreens is joining rival drugstore chain CVS Health in expanding home deliveries for prescriptions nationwide, as stores continue adjusting to a retail world made more consumer-friendly by online competition.
Walgreens Tops 4Q Expectations, Helped By Rite Aid DealWalgreens' U.S. pharmacy sales also grew nearly 17 percent in the fourth quarter.
SEC: Walgreens, 2 Former Execs Misled InvestorsFormer CEO Gregory Wasson and Wade Miquelon, former chief financial officer, will each pay $160,000, without acknowledging wrongdoing.
Board Reshuffle At Rite Aid After Failed Merger AttemptsRite Aid is trying to hold off bigger, national rivals like Deerfield-based Walgreens or CVS Health Corp. partially by shoring up its share of business in regions where it already has a big presence.
Walgreens Putting 1,800 Workers In ChicagoWalgreens said Friday it occupy 200,000 square feet in the Old Post Office Building on 433 West Van Buren in Chicago by fall 2019.