Thanksgiving Day shopping eats into Black Friday c...
by Anne D'Innocenzio and Mae Anderson
Associated Press Business Writers
05:31 PM, Friday, November 28
Black Friday seemed a little less crazy this year. There were squabbles here and there, and elbows got thrown, but the Friday morning crowds appeared smaller than usual and less frenzied, in part because many Americans took advantage of stores' ea...

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Murals encourage student expression at Chamblee Middle
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86-year-old political unknown Pyles heads to DeKalb commis...
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