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  1. Savvy Shopper: How does shopping relate to Christmas?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... the 19th century. Presently, as many as 35 million Christmas trees are sold annually in the United States. a- Black Friday: Different theories exist for origin of the term. One explanation is that department stores only start to turn an annual ...

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  2. Shoppers rush home with their treasures just in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... as shoppers hustled about trying to get those last-minute gifts. -- Mark Law Games started shopping on Black Friday but admitted buying the family's Christmas gifts doesn't normally take this long. Across the Ohio River in Steubenville, Bo Brown of ...

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  3. Men are the big spenders at ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... more on gifts, socialising and entertaining. In spite of the hype and scenes associated with stunts such as Black Friday, what our research shows is that consumers have been saving up for Christmas over recent months and they are not planning a ...

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  4. Auto sales best in 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Altoona Mirror

    ... Dodge Chrysler Jeep Nissan at 3100 Pleasant Valley Blvd. "We were up on all accounts. We had a pretty big Black Friday weekend," said Jim Hetrick, sales manager at Courtesy Dodge Chrysler Jeep Nissan, Altoona. "We did well on Ram trucks. Jeeps are ...

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  5. Sales for holiday shopping season comes down to the wireSales for...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... offered "holiday" discounts as early as Halloween instead of waiting until the day after Thanksgiving known as Black Friday. And more stores opened on Thanksgiving Day itself to offer people early enticements to spend. But the incentives seem to ...

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  6. Shoppers hit San Diego stores on Super SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | 10News

    This year's Super Saturday - the Saturday before Christmas - is expected to beat Black Friday sales by about one billion dollars. And there's a bit of myth-busintg this year; a just-released SAP/IPSOS poll of 3,000 men said 75-percent are not last minute-shoppers.

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  7. Christmas in ScottsdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Arizona Republic

    One Scottsdale family is entertaining people with their Christmas light show. They put on at least four shows each evening running them every night from the day after Thanksgiving to well into January.

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  8. A man with a pint of non alcoholic beerRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | IcNetwork

    If the excesses of Black Friday left you with a hangover so bad, you've vowed never to touch another drop, non-alcoholic beer could be the answer. Research by market analysts Mintel has found that consumption of these products is increasing, with one in seven British beer-buyers purchasing low and non-alcoholic beers last year.

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  9. Winter solstice: Holidays warm hearts during long nights in north countryRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... pleasant confusion as to when the Christmas season begins. Holiday shopping starts earlier and earlier - first Black Friday, now Thanksgiving night. Early in December, the old familiar carols ring from storefronts to mall, radio stations to church ...

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  10. Retailers see strong shopping seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Albany Times Union

    ... / Times Union) There is a pattern to holiday season shopping. First come the buildup and hype that surround Black Friday's (and now Thanksgiving's) deep discounts. There is the lull that follows that first storm, the first few weeks of December when ...

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  11. Shoppers strike gold this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KITV-TV

    Christmas. KITV 4's Ashley Moser has more on Super Saturday. 3-6 26 48 57 Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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  12. For love - and luxuryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Asia News Network

    ... yuan this year. This year, Chinese consumers have also participated in major Western shopping sprees, including Black Friday and Christmas sales, in large numbers. The traditional method would be for Chinese consumers to place their orders on ...

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  13. Panic Saturday: Shoppers rush to make final purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Town Talk

    ... are the things that create memories for her. "You can't always remember gifts," she said. In contrast with what Black Friday and "Panic Saturday" might lead people to believe, Boone and Turnage's sentiments are something most in the nation share - ...

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  14. Central Floridians shop on busiest day of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click Orlando

    ... TO GET THEM THROUGH THE DOORS BECAUSE SHOPPERS ARE EXPECTED TO SPEND $10 BILLION TODAY ALONE, THAT SHOULD BEAT BLACK FRIDAY AS THE BUSIEST SHOPPING DAY OF THE YEAR. MANY STORES OFFERED SALES AND LOTS OF STORES ARE OPEN 24 HOURS IN THE DAYS LEADING ...

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  15. Turmoil, Terrorism, Racism...and an Inconvenient Christmas MessageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    ... that should be ushering in peace has degenerated into the naked ugliness of materialism and consumerism. Now Black Friday shoppers end up with black eyes as they battle for prized Christmas gifts. A cynic would be justified in asking, "Where is this ...

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  16. Georgia K. Wood: 1924-2014: Christmas tree farm owner painted portraits, landscapesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Toledo Blade

    Georgia K. Wood, whose family Christmas tree farm was a stop for many looking for just the right holiday conifer, died Wednesday in Whispering Woods dementia-care facility in Grand Rapids, Mich. She was 90. Mrs. Wood and her husband, Edwin "Chet" Wood, settled on 20 acres in Monroe County's Whiteford Township in 1968.

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  17. Last U.S. holiday shopping weekend off to solid startRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHTC

    ... banking on big sales this weekend to help make up for a spotty performance so far, including a disappointing "Black Friday," the day after Thanksgiving that typically ranks as the busiest shopping day of the year. ShopperTrak, which surveys traffic ...

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  18. Businesses prep for last-minute shopping blitzRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Times-Tribune

    Black Friday is long gone, but retailers are gearing up for what some say are truly the busiest days of the year. Last-minute Christmas shoppers scrambling for the right gift bring big business through the doors of local businesses, and Boccardo Jewelers Inc. along Jefferson Avenue in Scranton is no exception.

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  19. Super Saturday brings out last minute shoppers, big sales for storesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKRN

    ... alone. Experts anticipate Americans will spend around 10 billion on Super Saturday, that's a billion more than Black Friday. Many retailers are offering up discounts for one last present push. "We did and then we lost our car on the way out because ...

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  20. Super Saturday shopping may leave Black Friday in the dustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... anticipated holiday sales to exceed $270 billion, a 3.8 percent jump over last year. “Though Black Friday is still expected to account for a good portion of holiday spending, Super Saturday - the last Saturday before Christmas - will ...

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