On Friday, workers are planning to protest at Walmarts nationwide. If that sounds familiar, it's because the same thing happened last year, and the year before.
VIENNA - Crude prices plunged Thursday after the powerful Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries said it wouldn't cut production levels to stem the collapse in oil prices that have fallen 40% since June.
OPEC Secretary-General Abdullah al-Badri at a news conference after a meeting of OPEC oil ministers in Vienna on Thursday. Reuters.
GERMAN consumer prices rose at the slowest annual pace in almost five years this month, while prices fell in Spain and Belgium, fuelling expectations that the European Central Bank will soon conclude that more aggressive stimulus measures are needed.
Prepare some turkey leftovers and brace yourself for one of the busiest shopping days of the year. But this year's black Friday deals aren't only available in stores, continuing a trend toward earlier and more online deals.