Shoppers buy TV sets during a Black Friday sale in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Thursday, November 28.
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In pictures: Black Friday shopping

Updated 1843 GMT (0243 HKT) November 29, 2019

Shoppers buy TV sets during a Black Friday sale in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Thursday, November 28.
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Shoppers in search of deals are hitting the stores on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving that's the traditional start of the holiday shopping season.

Many shoppers started a day early as retailers rolled out their Black Friday deals on Thursday.