Tag: thanksgiving


American Consumers Spend Billions In Holiday Shopping Spree

Americans spent $7.4 billion online on Black Friday and $4.2 billion on Thanksgiving Day. With the unemployment rate at 3.6% and a stable economy, shoppers were out in large numbers or online to swoop up the deep discounts offered by merchandisers over the holiday period. Consumers spent $11.6 billion online over the two days. Friday was also the biggest day […]


President Trump Meets Troops

President Trump paid an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with U.S. troops. The President expressed gratitude to the troops for their tremendous sacrifice and significant service to both the U.S. and Afghanistan. During the visit, the President met with Afghanistan leader President Ashraf Ghani, posed for photos, and served turkey to the troops. It was President […]