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Shorter shopping season means a more intense scramble

November 29, 2019, 9:15am Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Black Friday enthusiasts woke up before dawn and traveled cross-state to their favorite malls in search of hot deals, kicking off a shortened shopping season that intensified the scramble between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Read story

Black Friday frenzy goes global – and not everyone’s happy

November 29, 2019, 9:15am Business

PARIS) — People don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in France, or Russia, or South Africa - but they do shop on Black Friday. Read story

Personal Finance: Retirement calculators are handy, dangerous

November 29, 2019, 6:05am Business

Online calculators make it easy to chart your retirement savings progress. Plug in what you’ve saved so far, your expected Social Security and pension payouts, and the free tools will spit out an estimate of how much income you can expect in retirement. Read story

Small Business Saturday puts big emphasis on local

November 29, 2019, 6:05am Business

On Saturday, shoppers will come out of the woodwork to support the small and locally owned businesses in Vancouver. Read story

Boeing 777X’s fuselage tears open in test

November 29, 2019, 6:02am Business

SEATTLE — Boeing got an unexpected jolt in September when engineers in Everett put the new 777X airframe through an extreme test of its structural strength. Just as the test approached its target stress level, an explosive depressurization tore through the fuselage. Read story

Clark County cannabis facility applications ready Dec. 2

November 29, 2019, 6:02am Business

Clark County has announced that it will make cannabis facility applications available beginning Dec. 2. Read story

Clark County permit center to be closed Dec. 26-31

November 29, 2019, 6:01am Business

The Clark County Permit Center is scheduled to close for a week at the end of December for staff training and to catch up on permit applications. The office will close Dec. 25 for Christmas, and will remain closed through Jan. 1. Read story

Is a record-setting $1T retail holiday season in the offing?

November 29, 2019, 6:00am Business

The unofficial start of the holiday shopping season is upon us. Read story

ZOOM+Care announces Waterfront grand opening

November 29, 2019, 6:00am Business

Portland-based ZOOM+Care has announced a Dec. 5 opening date for its newest clinic at The Waterfront Vancouver. Read story

Amazon, others under gun for 1-day delivery

November 29, 2019, 6:00am Business

NEW YORK — This year, holiday stress may take on a whole new meaning for online retailers. Read story