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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • Shoppers pack stores earlier than ever on Black Friday

    Shoppers pack stores earlier than ever on Black Friday
    Bargain hunters flooded Glendale's shopping malls Thursday evening  as Black Friday crept into Thanksgiving this year with some retailers opening their doors early to shoppers. At Urban Outfitters at the Americana at Brand, customers had lined up as...
  • Start the Presses: Stop and smell the turkey

    Start the Presses: Stop and smell the turkey
    Here's the scene: I'm sitting at the breakfast bar in a condominium rental a few blocks away from the University of Washington, watching the famously gloomy Seattle skies get grayer and grayer. I have to write a column, and I have no idea what in the...
  • Black Friday had early start on Thanksgiving day at Burbank Kmart

    Black Friday had early start on Thanksgiving day at Burbank Kmart
    Black Friday crept into Thanksgiving this year, with Kmart in Burbank opening its doors early Thursday morning, drawing hundreds of bargain hunters looking to snag a television, Android tablet or other discounted items. PHOTOS: Thanksgiving Day Kmart...
  • Cyber Monday clicking with more shoppers

    Cyber Monday clicking with more shoppers
    Machinery was purring gently. Boxes of Samsung televisions were stacked like blocks atop pallets on a glossy concrete floor. A shift supervisor waved jauntily as he zipped by on a red motorized chariot. At 10 a.m. at the Target.com fulfillment center in...
  • Awesome photos show a rare Grand Canyon scene: trapped fog

    Awesome photos show a rare Grand Canyon scene: trapped fog
    All clear Tuesday! But for a few days a rare atmospheric phenomenon created a layer of clouds in the massive mile-deep walls of the Grand Canyon, creating an awe-inspiring sight.  Weather conditions allowed an inversion layer to trap what looked like...
  • Shopping season hits Harford [editorial]

    Calling the day after Thanksgiving Black Friday, at least according to one explanation, came into being as a business term. Its location on the calendar, coupled with it being a perfect day for people with the day off to do a little shopping, made it...
  • The retail industry's war on Thanksgiving

    The retail industry's war on Thanksgiving
    Like the Cold War arms race, retailers' assault on Thanksgiving appears to have reached the point of unremitting insanity. Next week Target, Kohl's, K-Mart, Sears and many other retailers will be opening their stores for some Thanksgiving hours starting...
  • Cyber Monday set record as shoppers sought online bargains

    Bargain-hunting shoppers turned the latest Cyber Monday into the biggest e-commerce day in history, according to data from IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark. Online sales surged 20.6% compared with last year's Monday after Thanksgiving. Los Angeles was...
  • Cyber Monday, while less significant, could account for $2 billion in sales

    Cyber Monday, while less significant, could account for $2 billion in sales
    Consumers went in search of cyber deals Monday amid a barrage of emails and Web offers from retailers. But Cyber Monday may be losing its significance as the biggest online day of the season, thanks to this year's earlier and more diluted kickoff to...
  • Black Friday good for GM, Ford, Chrysler, Toyota as auto sales rise

    Black Friday good for GM, Ford, Chrysler, Toyota as auto sales rise
    A month-end sales surge helped automakers post strong November sales. General Motors Co., the nation’s largest auto seller, said its U.S. sales rose 14% in November to 212,060 vehicles, compared with the same month a year earlier. It was the...
  • The Week in Pictures | Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, 2013

     
    Each week Framework brings you the very best in visual journalism from around the world; this week is no exception. Southern California: Black Friday shoppers storm shopping malls and stores on a rainy day in the Southland in the annual post-...