... * U.S. markets close early day after Thanksgiving holiday. * Thin Black Friday crowds kick off holiday shopping season. * Disney drags on Dow, S&P; weighs on media stocks.
Chinese shares slumped 5 percent on Friday, hit by regulatory and industrial sector worries, though it wasn't enough to derail the first weekly rise for metals like copper and zinc since early October.
Cards Against Humanity is known for its raunchy card game and for getting people to cough up cash for pretty much anything, including a $6 box of “literal feces.
Many mom-and-pops are rolling out the red carpet for customers and offering big discounts on specialty, locally made or one-of-a-kind goods.
LONDON Britons splashed out on "Black Friday" bargains on Friday but many opted to go online rather than head to the shops for an event imported from the United States that has become a key feature of the UK retail calendar.