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Finding better ways to support older adults in their homes will become a critical challenge for Minnesota and the nation in coming years, as society copes with the aging of the baby boom generation.
The Bloomington mall is the first to use L.A. company Vntana's "mixed reality" technology in a retail setting. Powered by a 3-D gaming engine, it gives people the sense that they're talking to the character in real time.
Shoppers are expected to pony up $30 billion this year on gift cards, which remain No. 1 on people's wish lists.
Carroll, who belted out formidable bass lines with the competitive a cappella women's barbershop group, lived in Crystal.
Sales and traffic were down from last year over five-day weekend, according to the NRF, but retailers still on record-setting pace.
Some items in a line of clothing, health and nutrition products and workout equipment for women over 50 will be available starting this spring.
E-commerce sales reached $7.9 billion, an increase of 19 percent.
The thrill of the pre-dawn Black Friday shopping tradition shows no sign of fading among the faithful.
An estimated 164 million consumers are expected to do some shopping through Monday.
Survey finds Twin Cities shoppers expect to spend about 20 percent more this holiday season.