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Why are there fewer Black Friday bargains this year?

Black Friday has become less of a shopping day, and more of a shopping season. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Where did all the doorbusters go, and why are there fewer Black Friday bargains this year? Let’s connect the dots.  Black Friday crowds have been thinning out for years, as more people shop online and stores offer their deals earlier and earlier.…
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Charlotte Checkers player invited to Thanksgiving Day dinner after helping woman with her groceries

Ryan Lohin said he appreciated the family for providing a home-cooked meal. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An act of kindness went a long way for a Charlotte Checkers player for Thanksgiving.  Ryan Lohin told WCNC Charlotte he was waiting for an Uber to Wednesday’s hockey game against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins outside his hotel when he noticed a woman struggling to get some of her Thanksgiving meal items out of her car. …