Massive Shopping Brawl Puts Mall of America on 'Lockdown'

Maureen O'Connor · 12/27/11 12:44PM

Minnesota's giant shrine to the gods of mass retail, the Mall of America, erupted into a 200-person melee last night. Thirty police stormed the premises, putting the entire mall on a temporary lockdown. The mallrats are rebelling!

What Happens When Mall Cops Try to Do Counterterrorism

Adrian Chen · 09/07/11 12:37PM

Mall security is the worst, always kicking you out of the food court for not buying anything, then filing a suspicious activity report with the FBI. Private security officers have been trying to do counterterrorism at the Mall of America, with predictable results.