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Mall of America, ICSC take serious security measures in response to terror threats

Frederick's of Hollywood will shutter 31 stores, including flagship in Hollywood

PetSmart launches omnichannel 'pethood' campaign including film for TV, online and print, digital, social media

Home Depot's comparable store sales increased 5% in 2014, 6% in the US, marking improvements in housing market

Dillard's will open three new stores in 2015, reports 3% rise in comparable store sales for Q4

And finally...Bay Area girl scout gets in a tug-o-war with a man over cash box. The thief eventually got away with $300 worth of money from the troops' cookie sale outside a San Jose retailer. Story