Experts Predict Record-Breaking Shoppers Saturday Before ChristmasThe National Retail Federation predicts 148 million Americans will shop in store or online the last Saturday before Christmas. That’s almost half of the U.S. population, and 14 million more people than 2018’s “Super Saturday.”
'Buy Now, Pay Later' Trend Grows With Twin Cities RootsThere’s a new way to pay this holiday season, and next to where shoppers click buy online. Similar to layaways—but the items get shipped immediately, and similar to financing via monthly installments—but instead of cars and emergencies, it’s toys or fashion.
Safest Ways To Pay For Holiday Gifts, In Stores And OnlineWhen it comes to saving money this holiday season, the payment method matters as much as good deals.
Firefighters Endure Bitter Cold & Ice Battling Oakdale Fire OvernightTuesday morning's subzero temperatures made fighting a fire in the east metro even more difficult overnight.
Efforts Underway To Make Highway 12 Safer For MotoristsA safety coalition is working to make Highway 12 safer for drivers after several fatal and head-on crashes.
Hopkins H.S. Teens Combat The Vaping EpidemicTwo of the students who sat down with Gov. Tim Walz in October continued the conversation with WCCO’s Christiane Cordero.
‘Red Still Tells A Story’: Target Makes In-Store Remodels A Priority In $7B Investment PlanTarget just finished its 44th remodel in Minnesota, bringing big changes to the shopping experience.
Holiday Shopping Begins: Thousands Crowd MOA For Black FridayFirst comes Thanksgiving, then it's Black Friday. Today is the official start of the holiday shopping season.
A Look Into Security At Mall Of AmericaBlack Friday kicks off the busiest time of the year at the Mall of America. While much of the focus is on retail and entertainment, security helps things run smoothly.
'We're So Thankful': Ethan Haus And Family Have Much To Be Thankful For After Hundreds Aided Search EffortThis Thanksgiving is extra special for one Minnesota family, and the hundreds who rallied behind them.
Shoppers, Stores Gear Up For One Of Year's Busiest Shopping WeeksResearchers at Deloitte expect Twin Cities shoppers will spend $1,382 over the holidays, about $150 more than 2018.
Twin Cities Shoppers Expected To Spend Almost $1,400 On Average This Holiday SeasonThat's still less than the national average of $1,500, but it shows Twin Cities shoppers are still willing to spend despite a gloomy economic forecast.
Lives Changed By Cancer, Two Gopher Athletes Team Up For Ambitious Fundraiser Ahead Of Border Battle Against BadgersThis year, two University of Minnesota Gopher athletes were united by a fate no one wants to be part of: either losing someone to cancer, or fighting it.
When To Repair Appliances, And When To Replace Them OutrightWhen an appliance breaks down over the holidays, a few indicators could help decide whether it’s worth repairing, or replacing.
Inside Best Buy's Distribution Innovations For Online Order FulfillmentOne big thing Best Buy recently added was automation. You click purchase, your distribution center gets your order, a robot retrieves the item and sends it on its way.