The busiest shopping day of the year also saw a major boom for gun sales, with the federal background check system expected to set a record of more than 144,000 background checks Friday, according to the FBI.
Lubbock Wrecker operator Kameron Schrader helps get people out of sticky situations on the road, even during the holidays.
But on Thanksgiving morning, he got into one himself. He calls it an "unusual accident."
A man shot up a federal courthouse and a Mexican consulate -- which he also seemingly tried to set ablaze -- early Friday before being shot dead outside the Austin, Texas, police headquarters, that city's police chief said.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Some aggrieved Walmart workers and their advocates have a slew of grievances. And for the third year in a row, they will air them on one of the busiest shopping days: Black Friday.