Search expanded for missing boaters

BAUDETTE, Minn. (AP) — Law enforcement officers looking for three missing men on the Lake of the Woods in northern Minnesota have expanded t…

FILE - In this June 6, 2015, file photo, a customer, bottom, pays for goods while shopping at the Atlanta Farmers Market in Atlanta. Americans will spend at a slower pace than last year during the crucial winter holidays because of sluggish wage growth and other factors, the largest U.S. retail trade group said, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Holiday sales seen rising 3.7 percent

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are expected to spend at a slower pace than last year during the crucial winter holidays, weighed down by sluggish…