business news in context, analysis with attitude

With brief, occasional, italicized and sometimes gratuitous commentary…

•  WSYR-TV News reports that "the FBI and U.S. Secret Service are supporting local police departments’ investigations into credit card skimming devices being found at credit card terminals in at least 16 Walmart stores in Upstate New York and Maine."

It has been confirmed by authorities that "at least 16 Walmart stores found skimming devices."

Federal enforcement agencies don't have jurisdiction - yet.  But if the different investigations point to a single multi-state criminal enterprise, presumably that could change.