Black Friday retail sales edge up 0.3 percent

Shoppers take advantage of Black Friday sales in the early morning at a Target store Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, in Chicago. The store opened at 4 a.m. on Friday. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

November 27, 2010 2:48:18 PM PST
Shoppers crowded stores on Black Friday but spent only a little more than last year on the traditional start of the holiday shopping season, data released Saturday shows.