In this March 12, 2012 photo, a shopper loads bags of recetnly purchased merchandise into the back of her car in Freeport, Maine. February retail sales rose 1.1 percent, biggest gain in 5 months, with... more 
In this March 12, 2012 photo, a shopper loads bags of recetnly purchased merchandise into the back of her car in Freeport, Maine. February retail sales rose 1.1 percent, biggest gain in 5 months, with autos showing strength. (AP Photo/Pat Wellenbach) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Pat Wellenbach
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 8:54 AM EDT