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Stores look to week after Christmas for sales

(AP) – Bargain-hungry Americans will need to go on a post-Christmas spending binge to salvage this holiday shopping season as U.S. holiday sales so far this year have been the weakest since 2008, when the nation was in a deep recession.

12/26/2012

Man fires some 50 shots at Fashion Island parking lot

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A man was arrested Saturday after firing about 50 shots in the parking lot of a Southern California shopping mall, prompting a lockdown of stores crowded with holiday shoppers.

12/15/2012

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Police: Ore. mall shooter used stolen rifle

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The gunman who killed two people and himself in a shooting rampage at an Oregon mall was 22 years old and used a stolen AR-15 semiautomatic rifle from someone he knew. He had several fully loaded magazines.

12/12/2012

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