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Black Friday

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Heightened Black Friday Tempers At Danbury Mall

Police in Danbury say there were no injuries arrests and no arrests made after what is being called a “routine disturbance” at a shopping mall on Black Friday.

11/30/2013

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Small Disturbance At Conn. Mall On Black Friday

Police in Danbury say there were no injuries and no arrests made after what is being called a “routine disturbance” at a shopping mall on Black Friday.

11/29/2013

File photo of a sale sign posted on Black Friday. In Rhode Island, some avoid the sales in honor of "Buy Nothing Day." (Photo by Paul Taggart/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Some Avoid Black Friday For Annual ‘Buy Nothing Day’

While shoppers were spending Black Friday at the mall, some people in Rhode Island were taking a break from commerce and giving away a winter coat for the state’s 17th annual “Buy Nothing Day.”

11/29/2013

People wait in lines outside the Best Buy store in Burbank, Calif. for the store to open on Thanksgiving Day, on Nov. 28, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

RI, Maine And Mass. Prohibit Stores From Opening On Thanksgiving

Shoppers won’t be lining up for Thanksgiving Day deals at stores in Rhode Island, Maine and Massachusetts. They can’t.

11/28/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

A Christmas shopper walks past a store advertising a holiday-related sale at a mall. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stores Nationwide Begin Holiday Season Early Despite Negative Reaction

Why do stores try to rush into the holiday season, and why do we care?

11/01/2013

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Consumer Review: 5 Hottest Items Of 2013

What sold big over 2013 and is sure to sell big in the last month of the year? If you are looking for a great gift, or just a fun item for yourself, here are some great choices.

11/01/2013

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Guide To Savings: Black Friday Apps

Forget spending your Thanksgiving searching through the newspaper for the best bargains and deals. Download one of these free apps and use your smartphone to guide you to all the savings.

11/01/2013

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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.

11/13/2012

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