Stories tagged: Black Friday
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
Two San Diego teenagers who took a Black Friday trip to Ensenada, Mexico, were shot and killed execution-style in a triple homicide Sunday morning at a Tijuana apartment complex, according …
Sat., Nov. 24, 2018
‘Mrs. Santa’ and her ‘elves’ prepare for another season of giving at the Spokane Guild School on Black Friday
Marilyn Henderson, the retired program coordinator at the school for children with developmental disabilities, is prepping for yet another season of giving away toys to families. Henderson, who signs letters …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Stores were bustling Friday morning but most early bargain hunters said it didn’t seem like the rush was as intense as it had been in past years. With several stores …
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
Some of Amazon’s workers in Europe are protesting against what they call unfair work conditions, in a move meant to disrupt operations on Black Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
Retailers are offering much of their Black Friday deals online, but shoppers still showed up at malls and stores around the country looking for discounts – and also to take …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
A man was shot and killed by police after a fight at an Alabama mall ahead of Black Friday shopping resulted in gunfire that injured a teenager and a 12-year-old …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Firas Alhasani had a plan. Get in. Get the TV. Get out. Such is the life of a Black Friday shopper. Especially one who shows up three hours early to …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Retailers will once again offer big deals and early hours to lure shoppers into their stores for the start of the holiday season. But they’ll also try to get shoppers …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
For those wanting to plan their shopping excursions Thanksgiving Day and Friday, here’s a list of Black Friday hours for a score of area stores.
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is offering anglers opportunities for tight lines rather than long lines on the day after Thanksgiving.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 4:16 a.m.
Retailers and United Parcel Service are trying to give customers accustomed to quick deliveries a few incentives to be patient, following the Black Friday-through-Cyber Monday shopping spree.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Black Friday deals and strong consumer confidence could push auto sales higher in November despite waning demand for post-hurricane replacement vehicles.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
As shoppers have bought TVs and toys so far this holiday season, they’ve shown a desire for deals but also an inclination for some impulse spending, retail experts say.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
A retail trade group estimates that people who shopped both online and in stores from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday spent more than those who stuck to one or the other.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 3:54 p.m.
Despite holiday deals all month, shoppers still picked up their spending on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, one technology company says.
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
For decades, the term “Black Friday” has conjured up distinct images: Turkey-stuffed consumers awake at insanely early hours of the morning, bursting into big-box stores to fight over flat screen …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 12:04 p.m.
Jeff Bezos is the world’s newest $100 billion mogul.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
Workers at a half dozen Amazon distribution centers in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job Friday, in a protest timed to coincide with “Black Friday” to demand …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
The turkey may still be brining, but this year’s holiday discounts have already begun.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Black Friday shopping appears to be losing its luster as a post-Thanksgiving ritual, with nearly 65 percent of Pacific Northwest residents saying they’ll avoid stores that day.
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
Target is offering shoppers a breather after holiday shopping on Thanksgiving.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 12:55 p.m.
The largest shopping mall in the country is again pushing back on early Black Friday sales by closing on Thanksgiving – but this time, it plans to take it a …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
The Monday after Thanksgiving is still a time when millions of Americans pause to check out online deals and check off items from their gift list – but a one-day …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 9:46 a.m.
Thrifty U.S. consumers carefully picked over Black Friday discounts during the four-day weekend, leaving retailers with less money in their registers and a lukewarm kickoff to the holiday season.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Past shooting at Burlington, Wash., mall doesn’t slow shoppers from taking on Black Friday.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 12:03 p.m.
Friday morning turned out to be just right for shoppers who don’t like crowds.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 6:58 a.m.
Shoppers were on the hunt for deals and were at the stores for entertainment Friday as malls opened for what is still one of the busiest days of the year, …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 5 a.m.
There are deals to be had in stores during Black Friday sales, but there’s just one tiny problem this year. The Apple Cup.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 7:28 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day, rather than the day afterward, has become the start of the holiday shopping season in a shift that delights some and disgusts others.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 5:30 a.m.
Black Friday looks like it will be soggy Friday