Mall officials in Concord Mills said it's been the best holiday shopping season in a few years, in terms of sales and foot traffic. It's always busy and full of activity and stuff.
While the store is wrapping some late Christmas gifts, they're also seeing some Christmas returns.
"I got a lot of money yesterday and a lot of gift cards", said one shopper. "People are where they are going to go I think, and it's not bad". "My dad needed a bigger size", Johnson said.
Some have dubbed the day after Christmas - the annual return-a-thon.
"They have great sales in there", she said in the store parking lot after moving her goods from her cart to her auto. She used a Walmart gift card she got for the holiday. Some people used gift cards or took advantage of the post-holiday discounts to get themselves something nice, like Carmen Aleman.
A report published Tuesday from credit card company Mastercard that tracked spending (across all payment types, including cash and check) from November 1 through December 24 showed that holiday sales increased 4.9 percent this year - the largest year-over-year increase since 2011.
With no strong winds helping the fire spread, firefighters expect to be able to contain the fire heading into Christmas Day. Despite more than 2,500 firefighters still battling the blaze, it remains only 65 percent contained.
An airport employee who was filming the fog on a cellphone recorded the sounds of the plane taking off and crashing, Judd said. Worthington was a passenger on Shannon's plane Sunday morning. "Krista joined the family on the trip", the news release said.
Pundit predicts double success for Manchester City , and expects Liverpool will beat Tottenham and Arsenal to fourth spot. The captain was replaced by James Milner who, like his manager, believes Liverpool's squad is young enough to improve.
The resolution adopted by the council also demands the repatriation of all North Koreans working overseas within 24 months. North Korea launched a new ICBM on November 29, claiming it can carry a nuclear warhead to anywhere on the USA mainland.
China, with which North Korea does some 90 percent of its trade, has repeatedly called for calm and restraint from all sides. The resolution was drafted by the United States and negotiated with the North's closest ally, China.
Shah said the officials of the Tourism department would also attend travel and trade fairs to woo more tourists to Kashmir. The Christmas celebrations began with midnight mass late on Saturday night in all the churches of Hyderabad.
On the question why a glass wall was put between them during the meeting, he said it was done "for security reasons". He said Jadhav was carrying a fake passport when he was captured. "Jadhav is a spy and terrorist".
The Justice Department is suing to block the $85 billion merger, which Trump said in November was "not good for the country". Also, some companies have strategic reasons to curry favor with the Trump administration.
Here's how you can dispose of your Christmas tree
Trying to figure out what to do with leftover Christmas Trees? There is also a suggested donation of one dollar per tree. Recyclers are reminded to remove all tree stands, nails and decorations, and not to use any bags.
Eagles, Raiders All Tied Up Entering Fourth Quarter
Giorgio Tavecchio kicked a 25-yard field goal on the opening drive of the third quarter to give the Raiders a 10-7 lead. Eagles left guard Chance Warmack then caused Jay Ajayi to fumble when he tried to push the pile and hit his teammate.
Pakistan asks USA to ensure return of Afghan refugees
The chairman of the Pakistani Senate, upper house of parliament, used the high-profile conference to denounce what he called U.S. Expressing dismay over the peace situation in Afghanistan, he said a huge part was not under the control of Afghan government.
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The Texans will be hoping Deshaun Watson provides that next season while the Steelers are moving on to more immediate goals. Hopkins did not have a reception until the final play of the third quarter and finished with four catches for 65 yards.
Mumbai gets India's first AC local train
For the first week, the authorities will run the train for only six times every day between Churchgate and Borivli stations. Fares: The fare of a single journey ticket of the AC rake would cost 1.3 times the base fare of a first-class ticket.
LeBron James comes through from afar on Christmas
So, it's kind of always fun to be in L.A. and play in front of that crowd and have that atmosphere. It is a multi-stellar cast, which of course highlights the reissue of the last three league finals.
Tunisia bans Emirates Airlines flights
A Tunisian foreign ministry spokesman said Friday that the sudden ban would be dealt with "to maintain the dignity of Tunisians". Amid growing anger, Tunisia suspended Emirates airlines flights to Tunis.
Suit: Apple slowed iPhones, forcing owners to buy new ones
Maybe Apple could have some sort of mileage, as in the case of automobiles, to provide measurement as to the health of batteries. In other words, older iPhones tried drawing in more power than the battery was capable of, causing it to suddenly shut down.