There’s a nip in the air. Couples bundle against the cold. It must be time for the “war on Christmas.”
In this Nov. 19, 2013 photo, Dan Imler of SCP Auctions shows Jessie Owens gold medal from the 1936 Olympics at the SCP Auctions in Laguna Nigel, Calif. One of the four Olympic gold medals won by track and field star Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games is set to go on the auction block. SCP …
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. — An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold for a record $1.4 million in an online auction.
NEW YORK — A Norman Rockwell painting titled “Saying Grace” sold Wednesday at a New York City auction for $46 million, a record for the Saturday Evening Post illustrator, Sotheby’s said.
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WASHINGTON — On perhaps the busiest online shopping day of the year, the Supreme Court refused to wade into a dispute over state sales taxes for purchases on websites like Amazon.com. Th move is likely to prompt more states to attempt to collect taxes on Internet sales.
Black Friday brought Tucson shoppers out in the wee hours, but the big rush for many big retailers was Thanksgiving night.
Some people stayed home for Thanksgiving, but others went out and shopped. This is what you may have missed by staying home to enjoy Thanksgiving rather than trying to beat Black Friday.
Tri-Tronics Inc., a subsidiary of GPS-device maker Garmin Ltd., has closed its local electronic dog-collar manufacturing operation, laying off about 60 production workers as production is moved to Taiwan.
Copper Country Antiques, known for “Fred the Buffalo” that sits atop its roof in a boat, has opened a Christmas shop in the middle of its store on Speedway at Rosemont Boulevard.
Persnickety’s Boutique, a high-end resale shop whose offerings range from cowgirl boots to evening gowns, has opened in a new location after being closed for three months.
Bicycle Ranch, a Scottsdale bike shop, has expanded into the Tucson market.
A second Plato’s Closet franchise has opened in Tucson to sell gently used, freshly laundered brand-name clothing.
Construction should finish by mid-October.
A birthday approaches, my 83rd. Aging astonishes me! I never imagined that there would be so many new things to learn in my senior years. I must learn how to deal with a rapidly changing world and my aging body. I struggle to accept my diminishing energy, speed and stamina. The rhythm of my …
Laura’s Bridal Boutique has moved to a new location, 4361 E. Broadway, after 18 years at its former spot near Broadway and Tucson Boulevard.
Get Air Tucson, a trampoline park with 11,500 square feet of indoor trampolines, has opened its doors at 330 S. Toole Ave.
It's not just the government that might be keeping tabs on you. Many retailers are tracking you, too - or at least your merchandise returns.
Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving - is the biggest shopping day of the year, as demonstrated by these shoppers at Macy's in the Tucson Mall.