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  1. Ascarate Park user fees change starting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    El Paso County Commissioners Court on Thursday approved a new a fee schedule for sports tournaments and entertainment and special events such as walk/run competitions and created a frequent-user pass. The county will charge $50 per baseball or softball game at Ascarate Park.


  2. Designer Bruno Schiavi likes everything about Kardashian KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... online, and customer traffic on the Babies R Us website exceeded that during peak selling periods such as the Black Friday sales. Schiavi is hoping for similar success when Kardashian Kids launches in Woolworths' BIG W stores in August. It will be ...


  3. Brasch WordsTHE Media Auto Know Better: Fueling the Fires of Anti-UnionismRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Black Friday shoppers of goodwill and kind heart might hope that the neighbors near the mall in this retiree-and-military southern Arizona town never find out the home address of the Best Buy marketing genius who hired the high school drum, bugle, and glockenspiel band to pulsate the parking lot at 4AM. A breezy 41 degrees and nary a ray of dawn slipping above the Coronado Range from nearby Mexico greeted the weird, worried, wary and weary this morning.


  4. Oil energizes a new recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    NOVEMBER 27: Shoppers wait in line for early Black Friday deals Thanksgiving evening at a Best Buy on November 27, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Many retailers open the evening before the famous shopping day.


  5. The Transformation of AmericaPart III: Taking Exception to ExceptionalismRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2012 | American Reporter

    Walmart doesn't want you to think it was a big deal, but the events of Black Friday - the walkouts, protests and civil disobedience actions that took place all across the United States on Nov. 23 - are the start of what could become one of the biggest victories for labor in American history. That's because this was the first time that the nation's biggest employer - for the first time in its 50-year history - was targeted on the busiest shopping day of the year in a coordinated and widespread protest aimed at raising awareness of Walmart's shameful and immoral treatment of its employees.


  6. On Native GroundUNDER Proposed New Law, We are All Enemy CombatantsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... world isn't civilized. The rise of the ridiculous shopping frenzy on the day after Thanksgiving known as "Black Friday" has meant stores open earlier and earlier - in some cases, on Thanksgiving night. Anthony Hardwick, a 29-year-old part-time ...


  7. Class action lawsuit against JCPenney alleges fake discountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AGBeat

    ... the same types of allegations were thrown out earlier this year. Price discounting has long been criticized on Black Friday as not really being the deep discounts that are advertised. Often, the actual bargains are "engineered illusions." The ...


  8. Sales Coming Up Roses For The Home DepotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MediaPost

    ... in-store aisles, connecting people to product options available online And as parts of its sixth annual Spring Black Friday, it created an extensive landing page with specific DIY solutions, including a Garden Club tailored to 15 different regions, ...


  9. Cats non-conference schedule includes Basketball Hall of Fame ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WKYT

    The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams and schedule for the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic. This NCAA exempt multi-team event will feature five teams and take place throughout the month of November.


  10. What you should buy at Memorial Day salesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... grills, expect to see competitive Memorial Day weekend deals on those items. It doesn't have nearly the hype of Black Friday, but Memorial Day weekend boasts some of the biggest sales and steepest discounts of the years. This is especially true if ...


  11. Alabama company scours online deals to create one of the most-visited websites in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... curation to match users with discounts and coupons on the items they want. Each year, DealNews releases its Black Friday Predictions report, which includes shopping tips and price benchmarks to help customers save money during the holidays. In the ...


  12. Patagonia's Anti-Growth StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Yorker

    ... more responsibly, not just in recession but any time?" The company's anti-materialistic stance ramped up on Black Friday, 2011, with a memorable full-page advertisement in the Times that read, "Don't Buy This Jacket." The ad's text broke down the ...


  13. Lowe's misses estimates; Home Depot wins spring battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... quarter, which generates more sales for them than the winter holiday season. Home Depot expanded its 'Spring Black Friday' event with discounts on the Web to accompany in-store deals. Lowe's held a similar event and dedicated more prominent floor ...


  14. Christmas Gift Market Hits a Wall and Settles into a 'New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Conventional wisdom in retail is that on 'Black Friday,' the day after Thanksgiving, the bottom line of retailers' account books goes from red ink to black as annual profit losses turn to profits. It might have been true once, but not anymore, according to a new report on the gifting market from Unity Marketing.


  15. Target profits jump 52 percent as turnaround starts to pay offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... wellness, in order to better appeal to millennials. One of the more prominent victories in that realm was the Black Friday-like craze created by its recent designer-partnership with Lilly Pulitzer that quickly sold out. But the big shopping event ...


  16. Walmart deploys OpenStack to fuel next e-commerce stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Computer Weekly

    ... gave the developers elasticity, enabling them to write applications to cope with e-commerce peaks such as Black Friday, IT lacked a chargeback facility. The company now has two datacentres fully operating an OpenStack cloud, running Ubuntu, Centros ...


  17. ATTAWAY v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | FindLaw

    A Richmond County jury convicted Tracey Antonio Attaway of one count of armed robbery ), one count of aggravated assault ) and two counts of possession of a knife during the commission of a crime ). He appeals from that conviction, arguing that the evidence was insufficient to support his convictions and that he was improperly sentenced on the armed robbery conviction.


  18. A Look at Ken Heebner's Investment in Home DepotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 |

    ... or better. The company's sales were aided by a strong response to its holiday decor, gift center as well as its Black Friday events during the quarter. It's online business also posted strong performance and grew over $1 billion (up 36% from year ...


  19. Oculus Rift's recommended specs include Nvidia GTX 970 graphics cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Gizmag

    ... the Oculus team also gives Rift buyers plenty of time to scout great short-term sales on the necessary parts (Black Friday and Cyber Monday could be a good time to keep an eye out). We also wouldn't be surprised to see PC manufacturers selling ...


  20. Slow consumer spending a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Nov. 28, 2014 file photo, Target shoppers Kelly Foley, left, Debbie Winslow, center, and Ann Rich use a smartphone to look at a competitor's prices while shopping shortly after midnight on Black Friday in South Portland, Maine. After a freezing winter put a cold stop to buying and selling, the U.S. economy has posted its best six months since 2003.