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Online sales spike before Black Friday
Online sales are already spiking as shoppers take advantage of early deals that will leave them free to enjoy Thanksgiving at home instead of in stores.
Thanksgiving shopping hours still growing  Chicago Tribune
Horrifying moments of Black Friday insanity over the years  WFLA
If Mega-Retailers Want to Start Black Friday Early, Employees Should Receive ...
Forty-seven years ago, Robert Kennedy cautioned that "too much and for too long, we seemed to have surrendered personal excellence and community values in the mere accumulation of material things.
The holiday shopping season grows
Why is it a thing? Black Friday explained  USA TODAY
Pfizer Didn't Need an Inversion to Avoid Paying US Taxes
Pfizer's declaration that it intends to merge with Allergan and cut taxes by moving its tax home to Dublin from New York City has set off something of a furor.
Pfizer's CEO Isn't a Hero or a Villain  Fortune
Pfizer's war chest stealthily rebuilt by Allergan  Reuters Blogs (blog)
As Haggen closes its doors, court approves sales agreement with Smart & Final
The shelves at the Haggen Food & Pharmacy in South Laguna are bare. In Burbank, the Haggen location on West Verdugo Avenue will close Wednesday but will reopen as a Smart & Final Extra, following a court's approval of a sales agreement.
Bankrupt grocer Haggen receives court approval to sell 47 stores  Reuters
Haggen stores sell, opens door to Bristol Farms, others  The San Diego Union-Tribune
Hewlett-Packard Companies Earnings: Decline In Revenue Continues Post Split
Hewlett-Packard Inc. announced results for Hewlett-Packard HPQ -16.67% companies, i.e., HP Inc and HP Enterprise, on November 24th. (Fiscal year end with October.) The company reported that the full-year combined revenues for HPE and HPQ declined ...
Whitman: How Hewlett Packard will win in the cloud  CNBC
Hewlett Packard tumbles 7% after disappointing fourth quarter revenues
US oil drillers cut rigs for 12th week in last 13 - Baker Hughes
U.S. energy firms cut oil rigs for a 12th week in the last 13, data for the holiday-shortened week showed on Wednesday, a sign drillers were still waiting for higher prices before returning to the well pad.
US Rig Count Declines by 13 This Week to 744  New York Times
Rig Count Continues Slide in US; Canada Sees Rare Uptick  Natural Gas Intelligence
US Announces Sanctions on 2 Accused of Dealings With Assad or ISIS
WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department on Wednesday announced sanctions against a Syrian construction executive it said was helping President Bashar al-Assad buy oil from the Islamic State, as well as against a Russian businessman who leads the ...
US sanctions businessman helping Syrian government buy oil from Islamic State  Reuters
US slaps sanctions on IS oil middleman  Sky News Australia
Russia trade war escalates as Ukraine bans aircraft overflights
Ukraine on Wednesday barred Russian passenger aircraft from flying across its territory amid a spiralling trade war, as tensions mounted over a continuing power blackout in Russian-annexed Crimea.
Ukraine stops buying Russian gas and closes airspace to its planes  Irish Times
Ukraine to ban transit flights of Russian airlines  Xinhua
BHP-Vale Samarco: Mud from Brazil dam burst is toxic, UN says
Mud from the dam that burst at a BHP Billiton joint venture's iron ore mine in Brazil this month is toxic, the United Nations' human rights agency said on Wednesday.
Mud from Brazil dam burst is toxic, UN says  Reuters
Extent of damage from Brazil dam burst could take months to determine ...  Fox News
REI encouraging shoppers to #optoutside instead of shopping
DENVER - State parks in many parts of the country are offering free or reduced admission Friday as a counterpart to the frenzy of shopping-focused Black Friday sales.
REI's Black Friday Boycott Gains Support From Several States  TIME
REI to workers: Shun Black Friday and instead enjoy blue skies - - ...  KPAX-TV