Black Friday In-Store Sales Fall As More Shoppers Buy OnlineSales at retail stores on Black Friday fell to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014, according to preliminary figures from research firm ShopperTrak.
California Lawmaker Wants Big Retailers To Pay Workers Double On ThanksgivingA California lawmaker is pushing legislation that she said would protect workers on Thanksgiving.
A Look At The Hot Toys For This YearWhich toys will warm the hearts of parents and kids for the holiday 2015 shopping season?
Protesters Seeking To Drop Charges Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ArrestedFourteen demonstrators were arrested Wednesday for refusing to leave the Alameda County Courthouse. They were calling on the DA to drop charges against the “Black Friday 14” protesters who crippled BART service on the last Black Friday.
TV Buying Guide: Get Out Tape Measure Before ShoppingIf you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen.
No Admission Fees For 49 Redwood State Parks On Black FridayA group advocating for the protection of coast redwood trees in California and the state Department of Parks and Recreation are partnering to provide free admission on the day after Thanksgiving to 49 redwood state parks, some of which are in the Bay Area, the group’s spokeswoman said.
Protesters Rally At BART Board Meeting Against Prosecution Of 'Black Friday 14'Members and supporters of the "Black Friday 14" rallied ahead of a BART board of directors meeting Thursday morning to demand that the board urge prosecutors to drop criminal charges against the group of activists who shut down BART service by chaining themselves to trains in West Oakland last year.
5 Money Saving Tips For Your Holiday ShoppingSave some dough this holiday season with these easy holiday shopping tips. No need to break the bank just to have a fun and memorable holiday.
Thanksgiving 2015 Visitor's Guide To Bay AreaFour great things to do in San Francisco over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend...
Getting The Best Deal By Researching Holiday Gift PricesDon't miss out on the best deals. Shop smart and do your homework to ensure you're saving as much as possible on Black Friday or Cyber Monday.
Navigating The Web For The Best Deals On Cyber MondayGet prepared for big savings with these tips for Cyber Monday shopping.
Skip The Crowds, Shop Off Hours On Thanksgiving WeekendThe pros and cons to shopping on Black Friday, versus the off hours during Thanksgiving weekend.