Shoppers line up outside a Target store in South Portland, Maine.
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March 19, 2015 The proposal comes after a rough year and a half for a company that saw changes in leadership and thousands of layoffs.
So many big data breaches — not to mention celebrity data hacks — have happened in the past year that we're reacting to hacks with a shrug.
September 3, 2014 So many big data breaches — not to mention celebrity data hacks — have happened in the past year that we're reacting to hacks with a shrug.
Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel in November of 2012.
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May 5, 2014 Gregg Steinhafel held himself responsible for a 2013 security breach that exposed the personal data of about 70 million customers. In April, Target appointed a new chief information officer.
February 20, 2014 The records from staff, faculty and students date back to 1998 and include social security numbers, names and dates of birth.
February 5, 2014 Hackers who broke into Target's computer network and stole customers' financial and personal data used credentials that were stolen from a heating and air conditioning subcontractor in Pennsylvania, according to digital security journalist Brian Krebs.
January 10, 2014 The number of people affected by a data breach during the holiday shopping season has increased dramatically. Target says customers names, mailing addresses, phone numbers or email addresses were taken. It's offering free credit monitoring and "zero liability" for any fraudulent charges.
Target says a small percentage of the gift cards it sold won't work properly — more bad news following on the heels of a security breach affecting some 40 million credit and debit cards.
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December 31, 2013 The country's third-largest retailer, already smarting from a major breach of its customers' credit and debit card data, now says a small percentage of the gift cards it sold may not work properly.
The scene outside a Target store in Brooklyn on Black Friday, Nov. 29.
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December 27, 2013 Though 40 million credit and debt accounts may have been affected, Target says the hackers should not be able to decrypt sensitive information they obtained.
A couple of shoppers leave a Target store on a rainy afternoon in Alhambra, California.
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December 23, 2013 Traffic at stores also declined following a security breach that may have exposed the credit card information of 40 million customers.
December 19, 2013 The retailer acknowledged early Thursday that there was a massive security breach of its customers' credit and debit card accounts. It started the day before Thanksgiving and extended at least to Dec. 15 — the heart of the holiday shopping season.
The millennial generation doesn't shop at the grocery store the way their parents and grandparents do.
July 11, 2012 The younger generation is less loyal to grocery stores and grocery store brands than their elders. This has big implications for how stores must adapt and change in the future as millennials gain more purchasing power.
September 21, 2010 A U.S. district judge said he won't block Minnesota's campaign finance law which requires corporations to disclose their political contributions. He said the public has a right to know who's putting money into the political process.
August 19, 2010 MSNBC Rejects MoveOn.org's Anti-Target Ad
July 27, 2010 It put tens of thousands of dollars behind the bid by a GOP gubernatorial candidate.
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