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  • L.A.-Long Beach dockworkers slow down on job, management says

    L.A.-Long Beach dockworkers slow down on job, management says
      Dockworkers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are slowing operations to gain leverage during contract negotiations, management said. The Pacific Maritime Assn., which represents employers operating port terminals and shipping lines, said...
  • Holiday Shoppers Nationwide Will Find More Mall Services

    Holiday Shoppers Nationwide Will Find More Mall Services
    Just 46 shopping days until Christmas. (Yes, I included Thanksgiving Day in that count, since many stores will be open for business by the time you've finished your second piece of pumpkin pie. J.C. Penney will open at 5 p.m. and Sears, Macy's and Kohl'...
  • Kohl's joins other retailers opening Thanksgiving night

    Kohl's joins other retailers opening Thanksgiving night
    Kohl's said its stores are opening 6 p.m. Thanksgiving, two hours earlier than last year. The Wisconsin chain is opening at the same time as several other retailers, including Macy's and J.C. Penney, which have moved up their shopping hours as retailers...
  • More retailers announce earlier opening times on Thanksgiving

    More retailers announce earlier opening times on Thanksgiving
    The turkey-and-gravy window is getting smaller again. Retailers are stumbling over one another to announce ever-earlier opening times on Thanksgiving as they race to woo Black Friday shoppers with deep discounts during hours usually reserved for...
  • TV's Ability To Keep Ad Dollars Flowing Is Under Scrutiny

    What gas is to cars, advertising is to media companies. And there's a sense emerging that there may be less fuel in this business sector's tank in the weeks ahead. Concerns were crystallized Tuesday during a conference call Discovery Communications...
  • 'Tis the season ... all year long

    Merry Christmas, everyone! I say that not because I've lost my calendar -- or my mind -- but for the simple fact that the week of Halloween is now, effectively, the beginning of Christmas. The elongation of what was once quaintly known as "Dec. 25"...
  • 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...
  • Halloween by the numbers

    Halloween by the numbers
    Don't let the all the premature holiday jolliness fool you. Halloween rules October. For all the hype about people dressing up as ISIS fighters or Ebola doctors for Halloween, Mary Hickey Panayotou is just not seeing it. Customers in her Halloween shops...
  • Wal-Mart vows to lead on price this holiday shopping season

     Wal-Mart vows to lead on price this holiday shopping season
    Halloween who? As the coffin slams shut on Halloween, Wal-Mart and other retailers are launching their holiday shopping deals almost a month before Black Friday, promising to be cheaper, earlier, easier and faster to cater to the ever more value- and...
  • In quest for cool Halloween, adults go to town on costumes

    In quest for cool Halloween, adults go to town on costumes
    NEW YORK - After dressing as a pregnant nun last year, U.S. Army member Sheldon Gayle thought he might want a different type of costume for his battalion's annual Halloween costume run and something a bit sexier for the club scene. "I am trying to...
  • The Undead Dominating Halloween Costume Choices This Year

    The Undead Dominating Halloween Costume Choices This Year
    The undead are alive and well this Halloween and the creep factor is off the charts. That's according to Harvey Richard, owner of Connecticut Stage Supply in Plainville. The store stocks more than 10,000 costumes; some for sale and some for rent....