Black Friday shopping

Black Friday Weekend Sales Hit $45 Billion

Shoppers spent a total of $45 billion over the Black Friday weekend, with the average shopper raising their spending by 6.4%. A total of 212 million shoppers visited stores and websites over the weekend, compared with 195 million last year, the National Retail Federation said. The average shopper spent $365.34, compared with $343.31 a year earlier.

TV prices falling for Black Friday

Just in time for Black Friday, the prices of LCD TVs are expected to plummet. According to two independent research firms -- DisplaySearch and...