Topics » Business & Economy   Nov. 23, 2012

Americans Flood the Stores for Black Friday Bargains

Sleeping Through the Sales

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Hunting for Early BargainsThe Sales Are OnWaiting for the CrushOpening Doors for CustomersRushing into StoresProtesting Against WalmartLooking at TV SetsSleeping Through the SalesEvaluating the MerchandiseStudying the Jewelry DisplaysPiled High With BargainsAdvertising Calls to ShoppersStreet Full of ShoppersWindow Shopping on Fifth Ave.

Sleeping Through the Sales

Sree Jonnavittula, 3, rests on a shopping cart as she waits with her mother for her father to check out at a Best Buy Co. store in Peoria, Ill., early Friday morning. Shoppers waited in long lines on Black Friday for deep discounts, though some expressed skepticism about whether they were getting the best deals of the season.

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