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My shopping habits help Amazon take over the world. Alexa, this ends now  The Guardian

Knowing the company's terrible labor practices, this Christmas try and resist the convenience of buying your gifts on Amazon.

Mum spits in face of Christmas elf in Stockton shopping centre  BBC News

The woman lost her temper when she was told she could not take her child into a Christmas grotto.

Woman killed leaning out of train window after Christmas shopping trip was 'beautiful in every way'  Wales Online

The father of a young woman who died after leaning out of a train window said she was "beautiful in every way" and "her goodness and fullness of spirit will live ...

The North Wales shopping park that is bucking national retail gloom - but not everyone is happy  Daily Post

Parc Prestatyn is booming but High Street retailers have mixed views on the retail park.

Father Christmas given parking ticket at shopping centre  BBC News

Santa said he was "stunned" to receive the fine, but promises it will not ruin Christmas.

Finish Your Holiday Shopping At The Airport With A Gorgeous, Boozy Skull  Forbes

If you haven't finished your holiday shopping before you get to the airport, don't worry. Some really unique gifts, including the first limited edition artists series of ...

Man 'snatched girl, 7, and molested her while she was Christmas shopping with mum'

The man, who cannot be named, is said to have pounced at Westfield shopping centre in North Lakes, Australia.

Guys, it’s 108 shopping days till Brexit, and we’re grabbing maces  The Guardian

A cancelled vote, a nearly nicked shiny thing – Monday's debacle was a tour de force in parliamentary faffing, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde.

'Shopping on ice': Iceland installs in-store ice rink  CampaignLive

Stunt in Stratford store was devised by Taylor Herring.

Row breaks out over councillor's stall at shopping centre  Oxford Mail

A NEWLY independent city councillor has accused his former Labour colleague of 'gatecrashing' a community surgery and being asked to leave by…

Teenager assaulted by youths at West Bromwich shopping centre

A teenager was assaulted by a group of youths in a Black Country shopping centre.

Wellness giant Life Time targets co-working, shopping malls for next act  TechCrunch

Founded in 1990 by CEO Bahram Akradi, Minnesota-based Life Time used to be known as a premier health club that operated large gyms mainly in affluent ...

Ant McPartlin is bursting with joy during shopping trip with Anne-Marie Corbett and pet dog Hurley  Daily Mail

On Monday, the TV presenter, 43, and his new girlfriend, 42, went shopping in West London with the adorable pet, whom he shares with his ex Lisa Armstrong.

Here's what to buy for all the people you're dreading shopping for this Christmas

UNLESS YOU'RE ONE of those people who positively revels in crowded cosmetic halls and stuffy shopping centres, then it's probable you hate Christmas ...

Image released following hate incident in Milton Keynes Shopping Centre  MKFM

Thames Valley Police is releasing an image of two men that may have vital information following a hate incident in Milton Keynes.

Shopping centre apology to parents after 'Bad Santa' rips off beard and shrieks 'get the f*** out'  Daily Mail

A 'raging' Santa reportedly burst out of his grotto at the Corn Exchange (pictured) in St Ives to barge into a children's rave and scream 'get the f*** out' when their ...

Shopping at Doha's Souq Waqif

Shopaholics on the hunt for mementos should head to Doha's historic open-air street market, Souk Waqif, which comes alive when the sun goes down.

Colorado mom caught on camera shopping with baby daughter on Thanksgiving hours before disappearance  Daily Mail

The video of Kelsey Berreth entering a Safeway in Woodland Park with her baby on November 22 is the last visual confirmation police currently have of the ...

Santa Claus got his very own surprise gift at shopping centre - a parking ticket  Gazette Live

Santa dropped into Thornaby town centre but returned to a £90 parking fine.

Online shopping minnow MySale loses half its value after profit warning

MySale, an Australian online retailer backed by retail tycoons Mike Ashley and Sir Philip Green, lost half its market value after issuing a profit warning triggered ...

Teenager attacked by gang in shopping centre  Birmingham Live

A 17-year-old boy was assaulted outside Iceland in Kings Square Shopping Centre, West Bromwich.

German Discount Supermarkets Continue to be the Future of Food Shopping  Gizmodo UK

Aldi and Lidl are the places to be seen this year with a trolley full of bafflingly cheap chocolate and booze that's probably totally fine at getting the job done, ...

Beaming Ant McPartlin treats Anne-Marie Corbett to loved-up Christmas shopping trip  Mirror Online

The returning Britain's Got Talent host couldn't stop grinning as he took his PA-turned-girlfriend and dog Hurley out for coffee.

Supermarkets offer enormous $60,000 reward for customers to help find lost shopping trolleys  Daily Mail

Australian supermarkets are offering a total of $60000 worth of prizes to reward customers for reporting lost trolleys, often found dumped in rivers, parks and ...

Working hard or hardly working? Employees spend nearly 2 hours a day shopping online at work: Study  CNBC

With the holidays around the corner, workers are spending more than an hour a day shopping online, according to a new study.

Finish up your holiday shopping with these great last-minute deals  Android Central

The holidays are here, and shipping deadlines are already starting to close in. We get it, you like to procrastinate and push things off until tomorrow, but one ...

Send a tip on a cool shopping area or street for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucher  The Guardian

Tell us about creative hubs or streets full of interesting independent stores around the world.

Why have so many restaurants and shops closed down in Chelmsford this year?  Essex Live

An expert looks at the 'enormous' challenges facing the high street.

£2bn Elephant & Castle shopping centre scheme final go-ahead  Construction Enquirer

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has rubber-stamped £2bn plans for the redevelopment of the Elephant & Castle shopping centre in South London. Elephant & Castle ...

The Ultimate #InstagramGiftGuide Is Here  Refinery29

Here's your one-stop shop for shopping on Instagram this holiday season.

The worst things about working in shops at Christmas  BBC News

Christmas present shopping might fill you with joy, but spare a thought for the people working in retail this festive season. The shops are busy, changing rooms ...

Changing shopping habits have hit Tunbridge Wells Farmers' Market which has lost its site  Kent Live

'Our major unique selling point is local produce from local producers - no supermarket can offer that no matter how far you search - so we have to see how we ...

Pictured shopping hours before she died: pensioner Maureen Whale, 77, who died after break-in  Evening Standard

The last image of pensioner Maureen Whale who died after a break-in at her home was released by police today as her family made an emotional plea to trace ...

Last Minute Shopping at Tanger Outlets | Better CT  WFSB

Still have some last minute shopping to do? Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods Resort Casino is the place to go! Kara went to check out some of the awesome stores.

Woman assaulted at shopping park in York  The Press, York

A WOMAN was assaulted in the car park at Vangarde Shopping Park in York.

A better, smarter way to shop on Amazon

According to a recent report, nearly half of millennials would choose Amazon over sex, but are they getting the most value? Here's a better way to shop and save ...

Design Quarter Pop-Up at Fashion Island Is Upgrading O.C. Holiday Shopping  Architectural Digest

In an effort to extend the fruits of Orange County's annual Design Box Challenge—in which eight Southern California designers are given just 24 hours to design ...

How to Spot Genuine Discounts While Christmas Shopping  Gizmodo UK

How can you spot the genuine discounts from the marketing tricks? And how do you know when a bargain really is a bargain?

Is the shopping centre ready to check out?  BBC News

In the 1960s shopping centres offered a vision of the future - large shiny complexes which looked to bring the ease and glamour of US suburban malls to UK ...

Santa kept busy at Malmesbury's Christmas Late Night Shopping  The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald

CHRISTMAS revellers thronged the centre of Malmesbury on Friday when the town threw open the doors for an evening of late night shopping and festive…

Nativity scenes banned at UK shopping centre  Premier

"Religiously neutral" bosses at a UK shopping centre have been criticised by church groups for refusing to allow a nativity set to be staged on their premises.

Woman killed 'leaning out of train window' after Christmas shopping trip pictured for the first time  Gloucestershire Live

Bethan Roper, 28, was fatally injured in an incident on a train travelling from Bath to Bristol Temple Meads.

Victorian theme comes to Church Street for late night Christmas shopping  Hereford Times

LIVE music kicks off in the city centre tomorrow as part of Christmas Late Night Shopping entertainment.

Watch out for these holiday shopping scams  CNN

While shoppers hunt for good deals this holiday season, it's also a prime time for bad actors to scam consumers.

Angelina Jolie takes Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox Christmas shopping  Metro

Who needs a gymnastics class when you have the railings in a car park? Angelina Jolie's children have been doing what every child has done as they ...

Christina Aguilera takes care of some Christmas shopping in Beverly Hills  Daily Mail

Just two days after landing her 20th Grammy nomination for her collaboration with Demi Lovato, Christina Aguilera stepped out to do some holiday shopping in ...

Shops give thanks as Black Friday gets decidedly British  The Guardian

The US's big bargain event will generate a much-needed source of revenue for UK retailers too as Christmas nears.

5 shopping fuel options better than fast food

With but a few weeks 'til the big day, I'm sure many of you are scrambling to finish all your holiday shopping. While it's always easy to hit up a drive through, the ...

Christmas events set to attract more people to Bradford's Oastler Shopping Centre  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

A BRADFORD market trader is hosting a series of Christmas events to attract more people to the city's Oastler Shopping Centre.

Highcross, Fosse Park and 8 other Leicestershire shopping centres and how they have been rated by you  Leicestershire Live

We'll be packing these places out in the run-up to Christmas.

Shares in shopping centre owner Intu sink after takeover collapses  BBC News

Shares in the owner of shopping centres including Lakeside and the Trafford Centre have plunged after a £2.8bn takeover bid was abandoned. The consortium ...

Evolving holiday shopping habits have created 'Black November'  The Drum

Retailers: Beware the ides of November. Consumer spending data shows that shoppers are no longer waiting for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The weeks ...

Man arrested for taking shopping cart full of items out of Publix  WFLA

A man was arrested after loading a shopping cart with beer, pork chops and chips—no bags—and pushing it out of a Publix, without paying for any of the items.

Evacuations of shopping center lifted after gas leak in Moorpark  Ventura County Star

A ruptured gas line prompted the evacuation of a Moorpark shopping center Wednesday morning.

Shopping on Amazon? Here are 8 tips and tricks to help you save  Which?

Amazon is currently offering free delivery to all customers, but how can you save when shopping on Amazon once the deal is over?

Elephant and Castle shopping centre demolition gets final approval  BBC News

Plans to bulldoze a shopping centre in Elephant and Castle have received final approval. The proposals will see the centre demolished, 979 homes built and a ...

Funny Instagram Account Highlights Miserable Men Shopping  My Modern Met

If you loathe the mall know that you are far from alone. For many years, the funny Instagram account Miserable Men has documented the plight of guys who ...

Sambuca to open in Eldon Garden as plans to rejuvenate shopping centre gather pace  Chronicle Live

The owners of a Newcastle shopping centre which faced closure say plans to breathe new life into the centre are now under way, following crunch talks with ...

The opening of the intu Lakeside Shopping Centre leisure complex has been delayed  Essex Live

Eager shoppers have been waiting for a multi-million pound development that will transform the face of intu Lakeside Shopping Centre. But it has now been ...

CHRISTMAS RAGE: Shopping centre BANS nativity plays for not being ‘religiously neutral’  Express

A UK shopping centre has refused to stage Christmas nativity plays for fear of upsetting non-Christians in a move that has outraged shoppers and religious ...

Abandoned America: An Ohio shopping mall that died an early death  USA TODAY

Photographer Matthew Christopher was one of the last people to document Ohio's Randall Park Mall, once the largest mall in America, before its demise.

Armed police to be deployed across Hampshire's busy shopping areas this Christmas  Daily Echo

ARMED police will be deployed across Hampshire's busiest shopping areas during the Christmas period - in a bid to reassure shoppers.

Meet three retailers embracing the 'experience' of shopping  BBC News

After years of pessimistic predictions for the British high street, shops have been forced to look at new ways of attracting customers.

WNY Book Arts Center ready for shopping...  WKBW-TV

The Western New York Book Arts Center is a non-profit organization that offers space for working artists as well as workshops and classes in the printing and ...

Tori Spelling wears new $100 dress out of shop over top of blue jeans before appearing on red carpet  Daily Mail

The 45-year-old actress has been known for always putting her best foot forward when she steps out on the red carpet.

Dundee shopping centre expects 1m visits ahead of Christmas  Evening Telegraph

About one million people are expected to pass through the doors of a Dundee shopping centre in the run-up to Christmas. More than 230,000 people visited the ...

Child injured in gunfire exchange at Alabama shopping mall  Sky News

Police shoot a suspect dead after a confrontation at a shopping mall in Alabama leads to an exchange of gunfire.

Police reveal shoplifter's 'Christmas shopping list' including Gucci perfume for 'Tall P'  Evening Standard

Police in Wiltshire have revealed a shoplifter's Christmas list containing orders from 'customers.' The list was recovered from the handbag of a shoplifter left in ...

6 hassle-free ways to pull off your Christmas shopping (UK)

Ah, Christmas – it's the most wonderful time of the year. There's the office party with plenty of festive cheer, the fact that it's acceptable to tuck into chocolate at ...

Your guide to Uckfield late-night shopping – it's today  Uckfield News

It will all be going on in Uckfield town centre tonight (December 7) as the town's late-night shopping event promises to be bigger and better than before. Here are ...

The Santa Fe Winter Indian Market is a Must Do Shopping Experience.  KRQE News 13

The Santa Fe Winter Indian Market is a shopping experience you cannot miss. Fantastic artwork including jewelry, pottery, and weavings will be available in ...

Mark Carney warns no-deal Brexit could see 10% shopping bill hike  Sky News

The Bank of England governor set out his view of the expected impact of crashing out of the EU without a withdrawal agreement as he appeared before MPs on ...

2 men in pickup truck shot, return to Miami Gardens shopping center for help  WPLG Local 10

Two men were wounded Wednesday in a road-rage shooting in Miami Gardens.

Shopping for holiday cheer | News  Hastings Tribune

Volunteers helped children bring a little Christmas cheer to area families through a shopping spree Saturday at Walmart Supercenter.

10 things you'll know if you've ever been Christmas shopping at the Metrocentre  Chronicle Live

Get ready to see red, buy things you really don't need and negotiate crowds of people who walk VERY slowly, all while trying to maintain some festive cheer, ...

Want to shop online? Best have a mobile signal  BBC News

Banks are introducing passwords sent to your mobile phone, a problem if you don't have coverage.

Anger at parking fees proposed for Alvaston, Allenton and Spondon shopping areas  Derbyshire Live

The proposals have been called 'bonkers' and 'unnecessary'

Car Hits Tulsa Farm Shopping Center  News On 6

A driver hit the front of Summer & Sunday at the Farm Shopping Center Wednesday.

Purple Tuesday: 'Shopping with a disability can be humiliating'  The Guardian

Going shopping makes Mike Adams feel “very disabled”. He says: “I can go into a shop and be made to feel invisible. There's an apprehension. Staff are unsure ...

What's in a name? How 'mystery shopping' studies show bias  The Guardian

The results of the Guardian's investigation into discrimination in the property rental market echo the findings of similar studies in recent years. The approach of ...

Why the annual Black Friday shopping event sounds like a disaster  The Guardian

Today is “Black Friday”, the annual discount-shopping frenzy. Black Wednesday, when Britain fell out of the European exchange rate mechanism in 1992, was a ...

Troy developer hopes to bring new life to Sherwood Shopping Centre

The building was erected in 1957 and is in dire need of repair.

Comparison sites cry foul over Google Shopping service  The Register

Fourteen price comparison sites have written to the EU in Google's longest-running competition case, asking the European Commission (PDF) to rip up the ...

10 online holiday shopping safety tips  Fox Business

From tracking your credit card spending to using different passwords, there are a number of ways you can shop safe online this holiday season.

Salem City Council rejects proposal for Costco, shopping center in south Salem

The Salem City Council rejected a proposal for a shopping center Monday night — including a 168,550-square-foot Costco Wholesale store — on the city's ...

Reebok Has the Perfect Sale for a Strength Athlete On Your Shopping List  BarBend

Reebok is having massive sale right now that's perfect for any strength athlete on your holiday shopping list!

Total Wine adding 2nd Charleston-area location; shops moving to make way  Charleston Post Courier

A national alcoholic beverage superstore will soon spread some cheer in Mount Pleasant after several tenants are relocated. As part of the facade makeover of ...

Shopping spree led to Christmas curfew  Western Telegraph

An unsuccessful thief has been given 12 weeks of tagged curfew for the festive season.

Gran’s fury after following all the parking rules while out shopping but STILL got a ticket  The Sun

The difficulty of dealing with council red tape to overturn a parking fine has proved expensive for a Plymouth woman.

Ikea eyes bigger city centre stores as shopping habits change  BBC News

Ikea may open large stores in city centres as it seeks to adapt to changing shopping habits. Javier Quinones, UK boss of the Swedish furniture giant, said the ...

As shopping centre bans nativity scene, we ask is it time we took the Christ out of Christmas?  Daily Record

After Stirling's shopping centre, The Thistles, ruled a nativity scene past it's sell-by date, we asked if it was still relevant in a modern Scotland.

YOUR views on £4m plans for 'ghost town' Henblas Square shopping centre  LeaderLive

SHOPPERS have welcomed an investment of £4 million for a Wrexham shopping development. The Leader reported last week how property developers ...

Lisa Vanderpump and husband Ken Todd take their precious pup Christmas shopping in Beverly Hills  Daily Mail

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Lisa Vanderpump stepped out with her husband Ken Todd to get more Christmas shopping done. The happy couple were ...

Iowa Wolves Surprise 8 Kids With Shopping Spree, VIP Tickets  WSLS 10

For the other 364 days of the year, the Iowa Wolves play basketball, but this Christmas, they're playing Santa Claus for three Des Moines families. Eight kids ...

3 tips for maximizing your Chase Ultimate Rewards points for holiday shopping  Business Insider

Here's how you can maximize your credit card points from Chase Ultimate Rewards to save on holiday shopping for gifts.

Extra reasons for shopping spree at premium outlet - Metro News  The Star Online

Johor Premium Outlets is offering real treats to its customers in conjunction with the opening of its Phase III.

25% of UK online grocery shoppers are shopping on their phones: Opinium Retail Tracker  The Drum

In recent years there has been much talk of us Brits ditching the weekly 'big' shop in favour of regular 'top up' shopping. However, our research of 1000 ...

15 empty shop units in Old Christchurch Road  Bournemouth Echo

'GREEDY landlords and estate agents' are to blame for the 15 empty shops found within just 0.1 of a mile in Bournemouth town centre, a leading…

Stabbing at Wheaton Shopping Center Under Investigation

A man was stabbed at the Westfield Shopping Center in Wheaton Tuesday afternoon, county police announced. Police and rescue crews were called to the mall ...

These are the quietest times to do your Christmas shopping in Leicester  Leicestershire Live

We used Google's 'popular times' feature to figure out when you should hit the shops.