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Best Buy's website remained down at 11:15 a.m. eastern Friday after at least an hour, with a message that read, "WE'RE SORRY." It noted that the site was currently unavailable and to "Check back soon."
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The Street: The truth is, sometimes that super-cheap device you paid less than a hundred bucks for on Black Friday really isn't that great. This list contains 10 devices and products on sale this Black Friday that are actually worth buying.
BERLIN (AP) - Germany has approved BlackBerry's purchase of encryption firm Secusmart after signing a "no-spy" agreement with the Canadian smartphone maker.
Longtime renters seek guidelines to follow to protect themselves.
The Street: According to Bankrate, just 28% of Americans plan to shop in a store Black Friday. So what are the majority of us doing while everyone else bludgeons each other over cheap televisions and appliances? Well, we have a few ideas:
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Christmas tree likely will cost a little more this year, and growers like John Tillman say it's about time.
CHESTER COUNTY Downingtown ready for Small Business Saturday DOWNINGTOWN If you're looking to support some local businesses after Black Friday, head to Downingtown on Saturday.
Bargain hunters are out in force today for the unofficial shopping holiday was known as Black Friday in Philadelphia long before the name was adopted by the rest of the nation about a quarter century ago.
Worried that there might not be enough power to keep the lights on for customers, the state is pressing for changes in a draft proposal by the operator...
VIENNA (AP) - Reflecting its lessening oil clout, OPEC decided Thursday to keep its output target on hold and sit out falling crude prices that will likely spiral even lower as a result.
Using credit to tackle your holiday shopping can be tempting. And offers of a discount for opening a new account, or interest-free purchases for a year or more make it more enticing.
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks edged higher in afternoon trading, as tumbling oil prices lifted companies likely to benefit from falling energy costs, such as shippers.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Demonstrators sought to catch the attention of shoppers looking for good deals on Friday, going to major retailers around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
NEW YORK (AP) - A decision by OPEC this week to maintain current levels of oil production is hammering major energy companies in the U.S. and abroad.
LONDON (AP) - A fall in energy costs as a result of dramatic declines in oil markets has pushed inflation across the 18-country eurozone down to 0.3 percent in the year to November, official figures showed Friday.
GENEVA (AP) - In Switzerland, a campaign is on to protect the country's wealth by investing in gold - a lot of gold.
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's inflation rate edged lower in October, highlighting the difficulty Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces in his campaign to overcome deflation in the world's third-largest economy.
You might need two carts to walk away with what may be this year's biggest Black Friday bargain (at least by size): a 65" Vizio television at Walmart for $648.

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