Holiday

Lunar New Year is public school holiday in NYC

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New law in NY requires cities to consider closing schools on Lunar New Year…

Cyber Monday deals lure online shoppers

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Retailers rolled out discounts on Cyber Monday, with millions of Americans are expected to log on and shop…

Black Friday shopping catches on in UK

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Black Friday looks as though it may be the next big retail import from the United States…

Second act of Black Friday shopping in full swing

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Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season…

Forget Black Friday, Thanksgiving might be best day to grab deals

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Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year. Shoppers will find more discounted items on Thanksgiving…

Obama defends legal authority…to pardon turkeys

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President Barack Obama is defending his legal authority to take executive actions – to spare a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys…

Sloppy weather slows US holiday travelers

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A mix of rain and snow rolled into the U.S. Northeast as millions of Americans made the Thanksgiving holiday getaway…

California to see increased holiday travel

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Thanksgiving holiday travel could reach its highest level since 2007…

Black Friday: Buy it now or buy it later

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Forget Black Friday, many retailers have already started their holiday shopping push…

Survey: Holiday shoppers boost spending plans

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Holiday shoppers expect to spend quite a bit more than they did a year ago…