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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • Ticked off! @bicyclists, parents

    I'm ticked off at Orlando for setting taxi fares. What is this, Chicago? I'm also ticked off that the real estate taxes went up an ungodly 17 percent! I'm ticked off at parents who do not hand out their kid's Christmas list before Thanksgiving or right...
  • Moran: 'Tis the season for unexplained travel nightmares

    The news out of Chicago’s Midway Airport — known to our grandparents as The World’s Busiest Airport — was that the lines to get through security stretched more than a mile on the Sunday after Thanksgiving. The news out of central...
  • Brazil's Black Friday earns name Black Fraude for consumer complaints

    Brazil's Black Friday earns name Black Fraude for consumer complaints
    Although they don't celebrate Thanksgiving and don't have the day off on Friday, millions of Brazilians are taking part in a booming Black Friday of their own, and consumer protection authorities are working overtime to shield them from scams that have...
  • Two women already camping out at Best Buy for Black Friday deals

    Two women already camping out at Best Buy for Black Friday deals
    Weeks before retailers across the nation slash prices for Black Friday, two women in California are already camped out at Best Buy, according to the Banning-Beaumont Patch. The women arrived last week and plan to camp out 22 days before the doors open...
  • Ever-earlier start has Black Friday shoppers again rushing for deals

    Ever-earlier start has Black Friday shoppers again rushing for deals
    At a Toys R Us in Ontario, veteran Black Friday shopper Carmen Hernandez arrived before 7 a.m. to grab bargains on playthings for the 25 children in her extended family. At the top of her list: Packs of Play-Doh for $1, down from $3.99. "I've been...
  • Ready, set, go: Cyber Monday travel deals

    Ready, set, go: Cyber Monday travel deals
    Practically everybody knows that Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is when folks can score some of the season's best prices on items like electronics and fashion. Now savvy travelers have discovered that they too can land sensational deals if they...
  • Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving

    Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving
    Black Friday is continuing its creep earlier into Thanksgiving Day, with Macy's opening its doors at prime turkey-coma time. Macy's plans to open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving, two hours earlier than last year, “in response to the significant, sustained...
  • Pace 'Torrid' at Highland shopping center

    Pace 'Torrid' at Highland shopping center
    Lynne Parrott of Harvey, Illinois, had so much fun shopping Friday afternoon at women’s clothing store Torrid, the little black fedora with the metal grommets she tried on with her various new outfits came out with her as she and her younger...
  • Black Friday shoppers out early to get holiday deals

    Black Friday shoppers out early to get holiday deals
    Debby and Geri Howell spent Friday morning as they normally do, hitting the Black Friday sales in Hobart. But the two Lowell residents said they noticed their annual shopping trip wasn’t as busy as it has been in the past. “It was pretty...
  • Black Friday no longer the kick-off of holiday discount season

    Black Friday no longer the kick-off of holiday discount season
    Like a clump of mistletoe, draining the life from its host branches, Christmas season merchandise has inched its way onto store shelves, practically bumping Jack the Ripper from his spooky post. Now, twinkling trees and sparkling snowmen have taken up...
  • Cyber Monday guide: What deals should shoppers expect?

    Cyber Monday guide: What deals should shoppers expect?
    Move over Black Friday, Cyber Monday may be taking your place. Although Black Friday deals get all of the hype — and most of those start on Thursday — Cyber Monday accounted for 42 percent of the overall sales during the Thanksgiving...