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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • New session offers lawmakers a chance to set a meaningful agenda

    New session offers lawmakers a chance to set a meaningful agenda
    California's two-year legislative session began Monday as incumbent and new members of the Assembly and state Senate took their oaths. But it seemed as if the Legislature was already off and running before Thanksgiving, because some lawmakers announced...
  • Cyber Monday could be crucial this year

    Cyber Monday could be crucial this year
    At Bambeco's Baltimore warehouse, workers have been stocking wool throw blankets, soy candles, hemp dog beds and other items since July for Cyber Monday, the biggest day of the year for the online eco-friendly retailer. "This is, we like to say, our...
  • Cyber Monday growth slows after retail sales fell Thanksgiving weekend

    Cyber Monday growth slows after retail sales fell Thanksgiving weekend
    Online sales on what has become known as Cyber Monday were 8.7 percent higher than last year as of 2 p.m., according to IBM Digital Analytics. But the increase is far short of the 21 percent yearly growth seen last year. The smaller pace of growth...
  • Start of shopping 'marathon' looks promising, retailers say

    Start of shopping 'marathon' looks promising, retailers say
    Decked out in matching uniforms — black, long-sleeved jerseys with "Santa Baby" on the front — Christy Horn and several relatives took a midmorning break from Black Friday shopping for a photo shoot in front of a mall Christmas tree display,...
  • Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'

    Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'
    As Black Friday has now morphed into a two-day event with the addition of shopping deals on Thanksgiving, Cyber Monday has in many cases similarly stretched into an extended affair. Cyber Monday, typically the largest online shopping day of the year, is...
  • Small Business Saturday gives options to shoppers wanting to buy local

     Small Business Saturday gives options to shoppers wanting to buy local
    A blue mat at the Dick Pond Athletics store in Hoffman Estates implores customers to "Shop Small." In Wicker Park, Futurgarb on Saturday will offer 20 percent off its clothing and accessories, as well as cupcakes and mimosas. Across the street, Emma, a...
  • Black Friday weekend sales slump amid holiday bargain marathon

    Black Friday weekend sales slump amid holiday bargain marathon
    Holiday promotions that debuted as early as October led to a sharp decrease in Black Friday weekend sales, as some consumers took a breather from buying, according to industry data released Sunday. Traffic from Thanksgiving Day through Sunday fell 5.2.%...
  • What Clicked: Ferguson protests, holiday shopping and more

    What Clicked: Ferguson protests, holiday shopping and more
    It's a five day week, let's get you caught up. There was still plenty going on in Chicago last while while you were stuffing your face for Thanksgiving. And if you didn't spend your entire paycheck on Black Friday, keep scrolling. RedEye's 2014 Gift...
  • Walmart strike, religion and Ukraine: Letters

    Walmart strike, religion and Ukraine: Letters
    Speaking out on Walmart Guest columnist Glenn Spencer ("Planned Black Friday protests at Walmart not what they seem," Orlando Sentinel, Tuesday) is misinformed about what was to occur on Black Friday. I am 67 and have worked at Walmart in Merritt...
  • Good Morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Monday

    Good Morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Monday
    Here's what you need to know to start your week.    WEATHER Mostly cloud today with a high of 63, and a low of 34. Variable winds will be out of the west-northwest at 6 to 12 mph. Tonight, a dreaded trio of snow, sleet and rain will arrive...
  • LogoUp grows with Cyber Monday sales

    LogoUp grows with Cyber Monday sales
    Cyber Monday continues to grow, and an online retailer in Pompano Beach is growing along with it. LogoUp.com produces customized, embroidered apparel and accessories for businesses. It ranked 80th on the 2014 Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing private...