Black Friday

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Salvation Army: Red Kettle Drive $200,000 Short, May be Ferguson Effect

The Salvation Army reports it is falling behind in its red kettle drive, and organizers say it may be the Ferguson effect.

12/12/2014

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Black Friday Boosts November Car Sales

Chrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.

12/04/2014

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People Come Out For Beer On Black Friday In Wisconsin

Some people wait for hours in the cold to buy cheap televisions or video games. People in Wisconsin do it for beer.

11/30/2014

Protesters leave the Saint Louis Galleria under the watchful eye of police after marching in Richmond Heights, Missouri on November 28, 2014, bringing awareness to the grand jury decision not to bring charges against Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson, during Black Friday shopping. About 150 protestors march peacefully as police stood near. Many stores closed their doors as the people marched before officials closed the mall. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Protesters Visit Area Malls on Black Friday

No violence reported, no arrests

11/28/2014

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Ferguson Welcomes Black Friday Shoppers

Former mayor says the rebound from Monday’s riots has begun.

11/28/2014

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Study Ranks Missouri as State with Sixth Biggest Spenders

Missouri places in the top 10 for most spending on health care, food and beverages, as well as people spending more than they make.

11/26/2014

Signs at the news conference announcing a shopping boycott from Thanksgiving through the Black Friday weekend. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Coalition Announces Shopping Boycott in Spirit of Michael Brown

Saying that “spending money outside the community is putting money into the system of oppression and genocide,” a coalition of 22 local civil rights organizations are calling for a shopping boycott from Thanksgiving through the Black Friday weekend.

11/12/2014

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Navigating The Web For The Best Deals On Cyber Monday

Get prepared for big savings with these tips for Cyber Monday shopping.

11/12/2014

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Why Small Business Saturday Is Important For Your Community

Small Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.

11/11/2014

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A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years’

How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?

11/10/2014

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