Customs Agents Cracking Down on Counterfeit Items

Over the next few weeks, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is ratcheting up efforts to track down and confiscate millions of dollars’ worth of gift-friendly goods before they can reach store shelves or the doorsteps of online shoppers. The holidays are a popular time for knock-off sales -- everything from headphones and electronics to sports jerseys, jewelry, handbags and toys.