US holiday season retail sales plunge amid recession (AFP)

Shoppers at the Fair Oaks Mall in suburban Washington take advantage of steep post-Christmas discounts at many retailers in Fairfax, Virginia. US retailers faced one of the worst holiday shopping seasons in years as a new poll showed Friday that sales during the Christmas-New Year period plunged amid a prolonged recession.(AFP/Getty Images/Brendan Hoffman)AFP – US retailers faced one of the worst holiday shopping seasons in years as a new poll showed Friday that sales during the Christmas-New Year period plunged amid a prolonged recession.

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