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Black Friday 2013

Jason Linkins

We're Declaring War On Christmas. Here's Why.

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.03.2013 | Comedy

Jason and Katla love Christmas -- they have over two metric tons of tree ornaments between the two of them. However, they hate the way that Christmas ...

Man Pulls Off Truly Bizarre Black Friday Stunt

AP | Posted 12.02.2013 | Business

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A 29-year-old Minnesota man who says he was trying to spread holiday cheer by tossing 1,000 dollar bills over an upper flo...

Here's Proof Black Friday Isn't Even Worth It

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 11.25.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers got Americans into stores during the start to the holiday shopping season. Now, they'll need to figure out how to get them...

Uggs Were The Top-Searched Fashion Item On Black Friday, Because Ugh

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.03.2013 | Style

You might have thought we were in the clear, free to breathe a sigh of relief, the madness having passed. But no: Uggs are still the most popular s...

Thanksgiving Shopping Bites Into Black Friday

AP | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business

Thanksgiving Day is no longer all about turkey: It's eating away at Black Friday shopping. U.S. shoppers spent $9.74 billion on Black Friday, the d...

Was Black Friday In Los Angeles Worth The Effort?

Los Angeles Daily News | Dana Bartholomew | Posted 01.30.2014 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles on Friday was torn into two camps. One would bask in a Thanksgiving turkey glow. The other would head out into a cool drizzle to join the ...

Charges Filed Following Police-Involved Black Friday Shooting

Posted 11.30.2013 | Chicago

Two men have now been charged in connection to the Thursday police-involved shooting in a Kohl's parking lot in southwest suburban Chicago. The inc...

Black Friday Marred By Violence

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.30.2013 | Business

The shopping frenzy surrounding Black Friday has already led to a number of violent incidents across the country. Starting as early as Thursday nig...

Black Friday May Not Be The Boon Retailers Are Hoping For

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2014 | Business

(Corrects spelling of town's name to Haverford in 16th paragraph) By Suzanne Barlyn, Phil Wahba, Marina Lopes and Dhanya Skariachan NEW YO...

Kim Bhasin

The Scene Inside Macy's On Thanksgiving Was Completely Insane

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 11.29.2013 | Business

It's quiet inside Macy's gargantuan flagship store in Manhattan's Herald Square, a half hour before the doors are set to open for the much-hyped annua...

The United States Of America, In 3 Tweets

Posted 11.28.2013 | Business

Thankful for shopping— Kenzie Lind (@thekenzielind) November 28, 2013 Also for hot tamales— Kenzie Lind (@thekenzielind) November 28, 2013 ...

How Big Is Black Friday?

Jason King | Posted 01.27.2014 | Business
Jason King

Whether you are planning on spending this Friday enjoying friends and family in a peaceful setting or you choose to partake in the frenzied fiscal fracas, there is no denying that the retail phenomenon known as Black Friday is an interesting spectacle.

5 Things That Will Make You Happier Than Shopping on Black Friday

Nataly Kogan | Posted 01.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Nataly Kogan

Once you grab a few gifts for family and friends, here are 5 things I think you should do instead of going overboard with Black Friday shopping. I'm willing to bet that each one will make you a whole lot happier than getting a great deal at a mall.

Lowe's Black Friday Sale Has Deals For Nearly Every Area Of Your Home

Posted 11.27.2013 | HuffPost Home

The store: Lowe's The time: Lowe's will be closed on Thanksgiving day. On Friday, November 29th, Lowe’s stores will open nationwide at 5 a.m. and...

Walmart To Put 1 Million-Plus People To Work On Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

More than 1 million people will be spending part of Thanksgiving Day at Walmart -- and they won’t be looking for deals. The company estimates th...

A Few Really Good Reasons To Head To Home Depot For Black Friday

Posted 11.27.2013 | HuffPost Home

The store: The Home Depot The time: Home Depot stores will open 5 a.m. Friday; HomeDepot.com sales begin at 6 a.m. on Thanksgiving. The standou...

Here Are All The Black Friday Deals Worth Trampling Your Fellow Shoppers For

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.29.2013 | Business

Black Friday is nearly here, and it's time to be told which must-have products are worth trampling each other for this holiday season.

Best Buy Black Friday Best Deals

DealNews | Marcy Bonebright | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

We've already had a chance to review the ads from Target and Walmart, and now that the entire Best Buy Black Friday ad is available, our picture of Bl...

What NOT To Buy On Black Friday

DealNews | Emily Dovi | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

With all the 2013 Black Friday ad leaks and sneak peeks we've unearthed in the past few weeks, this season's shopping extravaganza is looking ripe wit...

Best Black Friday Deals This Year

DealNews | Marcy Bonebright | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

We're back with another round of the best ads that you simply cannot miss this Black Friday. The Best Black Friday Ads So Far Element 50" 1080p...

Walmart's Best Black Friday Deals Revealed

DealNews | Lindsay Sakraida and Marcy Bonebright | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

Walmart, our second-best retailer for Editors' Choice Black Friday deals, has released its full Black Friday ad. And judging from the promotions below...

Black Friday 2013 Store Hours

Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

If Black Friday truly is the "Super Bowl" of shopping, then you need a game plan. Luckily for you, we've assembled a list of some major retailers' sto...

Black Friday Warriors Share Their Best Attack Plans

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

By Mitch Lipka Nov 25 (Reuters) - When Aimee Brittain's team hits the stores in a commando-like fashion on Thanksgiving night in search of Black Fr...

Thanksgiving Shopping Is Banned Here

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 01.26.2014 | Business

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Shoppers won't be lining up for Thanksgiving Day deals at stores in Rhode Island, Maine and Massachusetts. They can't. It's...

Target's Black Friday 2013 Sale Is Too Good To Be True

Posted 11.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

The store: Target The time: Target stores open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving; Target.com sales begin at 12:01 a.m. on Black Friday. The standout dea...