| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Leave it to the speedy animators at Next Media Animation to satirize Black Friday, the very American shopping tradition viewed by serious consumers as a competitive sport. Black Friday, the traditional kickoff to the manic Christmas shopping season, has...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 10:46 AM
IStove? iDon't think so.
Chinese officials have confiscated nearly 700 stoves branded with Apple's trademark logo from two warehouses in Wuhan, a city in the Hubei province in Southeast China, according to Chinese news reports.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:16 AM
By the time doors opened at the Woodland Mall Apple store Friday morning, more than 50 were waiting in line to buy the new iPad.
Some spent the night outdoors waiting for mall doors to open.
The main reason to get the new version of Apple's tablet is...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:51 PM
About 8:30 Friday morning, Brian Dorr emerged, with a large smile and his arms raised, from the Apple Store at The Mall in Columbia, as blue-shirted employees cheered and slapped him high-fives.
He and his wife, Donna, got what they came for: the third-...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:43 AM
MUNICH — This is one of those towns that seems friendly but isn't.
It offers beer, but its heart is cold.
Personally, I like the real Munich better than the jolly stereotype. I like the incredible modern museums, the overly complex rules and...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 4:15 AM
IRVINE, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police investigators in the Irvine area are looking for a brazen female thief who has struck several times in Orange County office buildings.
Detectives said the woman -- described as blonde, between 5 feet 3 inches and 5 feet...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:43 AM
If you've shopped at a supermarket the last few years, you've probably come across the self-checkout lanes. You know, the ones where you're expected to do all the work yourself -- scanning, keying in codes, and usually bagging -- without getting paid or...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 2:14 PM
An explosion rocked one of the busiest retail and tourist areas of Manhattan, leaving two men hurt and hundreds running to safety on or near the High Line elevated park. The accidental blast also left some eyewitnesses thinking the explosion was...
| Nov 20, 2011
Why not give a "wow" gift this holiday season? You know what I'm talking about.
It's one of those special presents that creates excitement even before it's opened. You present a coveted logo'd shopping bag. Inside is the ultra swank box from a fancy shop...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Ellen Warren's Holiday Shopping Tips:
Be up front about your per gift spending limit -- and stick to it
Beat the Christmas rush, shop weekdays when sales staffers have more time to unearth frugal finds
Ask about return policy; some stores only give...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 10:19 AM
PARIS, France (KTLA) -- A controversial app that allows users to determine whether celebrities have a Jewish background has been pulled from the iTunes store Thursday.
French anti-racism campaigners filed a lawsuit against the Apple and the app's...