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Black Friday Falters as Consumer Behaviors Change
In 1939, the nation's largest retailers sent Franklin D. Roosevelt an urgent plea. Thanksgiving fell on the last day of November that year, giving merchants too few days before Christmas to unleash the season's sales.
How to skip the Black Friday crowds and still find great deals online  PCWorld
Black Friday's Best Deals: Data Shows Biggest Discounts Aren't In ...  Forbes  
Consumer spending barely rises again
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Consumer spending rose slowly in October for the second straight month, as Americans boosted savings and spent less on utilities, cars and trucks.
US data points to moderate fourth-quarter growth  Reuters
US consumer spending slowing, but business investment poised to rise
US New-Home Sales Continue Robust Pace
WASHINGTON—Sales of newly built homes rose in October, leaving the housing market on track for its best year since 2007. Purchases of new single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 495,000 in October, the Commerce Department ...
New-home sales rebound in October  Los Angeles Times
US new home sales rebound strongly in October  Reuters
US Durable Orders Climb 3% in October
WASHINGTON—Orders for long-lasting goods rose in October, a gain that represents a big jump in the volatile aircraft category and a modest pickup elsewhere.
US business spending gauge surges, durable goods orders soar  Reuters
Orders for US Durable Goods Rise Strong 3 Percent in October  New York Times
German business morale unexpectedly rises in November
BERLIN Nov 24 German business morale unexpectedly improved in November, a survey showed on Tuesday, suggesting company executives in Europe's largest economy are more upbeat despite weaker export prospects in emerging markets.
German Business Confidence Rises in Sign of Robust Economy  Bloomberg
German execs remain optimistic despite Paris attacks  Al-Arabiya
5 Surprising Things on Sale on Black Friday and Cyber Monday
You know all about the electronics, toys, jewelry, and clothes that are on sale during the Black Friday-Cyber Monday period, which has really expanded into a two-month deal-a-thon.
Best Black Friday/Cyber Monday hotel deals  USA TODAY
More Black Friday Hotel Deals  Forbes
Ukraine stops buying Russian gas, but Gazprom says it cut off service
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine said it will stop buying Russian natural gas - hoping to rely on supplies from other countries - and closed its airspace to its eastern neighbour.
Russia cuts gas and Ukraine closes airspace as trade war expands  Washington Post
Ukraine closes its airspace to Russia as gas supply dispute erupts  The Guardian
Visit a National Park on Black Friday for Free!
Retailer REI announced back in October that it would close its stores on Black Friday this year and instead encourage people to #optoutside.
REI's Black Friday Boycott Gains Support From Several States  TIME
REI is boycotting Black Friday and some states are following its lead  Washington Post
Oil Prices Decline Despite Fall in Rig Count, Stockpile Addition Data
Oil prices are lower Wednesday despite a brief rebound as worries about oversupply eclipsed news of a declining number of working oil rigs and a stockpile addition smaller than expected.
UPDATE 10-Oil steady on US rig count drop, smaller-than-expected crude build  Reuters
US oil eases on profit-taking after rally on Mideast risk  CNBC
Hilton is the Latest Hotel Chain to Confirm a Data Breach
Hackers twice broke into Hilton's computer systems. Hilton Hotels said on Tuesday it had been the victim of a security breach.
Hilton says malware targeted its credit card system  PCWorld