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US shoppers go bargain hunting on Black Friday

29 November 2013 Last updated at 08:07 GMT

Black Friday, as it is known, is the biggest shopping day of the year for US retailers - the day after the Thanksgiving holiday.

More Americans have jobs than a year ago, but incomes are failing to keep pace with household costs, so customers are being even more careful with their money.

Samira Hussain reports from New York.