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Online Black Friday Sales Gain on Cyber Monday

Shoppers are gobbling up the black Friday sales. For the overall holiday shopping season, IHS Global Insight is forecasting sales to rise 3.7% from 2015 levels with clicks eventually outpacing visits to bricks-and-mortar stores. The retailer also reported that Target.com had its biggest day ever, experiencing double-digit growth. Unsurprisingly, so far top products for online sales have been consumer electronics, including iPad tablets, Samsung 4K TVs, PlayStation 4 consoles, and ...


Sensex rallies 456 points as rupee racks up big gains

Sensex rallies 456 points as rupee racks up big gains

The Sensex opened strong at 25,953.24 and stayed in the positive zone through the session as buying activity gathered momentum. This was the benchmark's biggest single day gain since October 18, when it had surged 520.91 points. The Sensex resumed slightly lower at 26,049.14 and dropped further to 25,810.97 before ending at 25,860.17, showing a loss of 191.64 points or 0.74 per cent.



Watch Pakistan's Fall of Wickets vs NZ 2nd Test Day 2

Neil Wagner is the lone wicket-taker for New Zealand on Day Three so far. But with three days remaining, Sohail held hope Pakistan could recover. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Taylor confirmed that he will be needing six weeks of rehabilitation period post surgery and will head into the second Test against Pakistan with an intention to give his best .


This Weeks X Factor Song Choices Revealed

This Weeks X Factor Song Choices Revealed

Stunned Honey G said: "I was a bit anxious myself actually, I thought it was a stunt". Where the f*** were security? It was an eventful X Factor live episode tonight, with Honey G's stage being invaded during her performance. "Well this is what you do, you make people go a little bit insane", replied Simon, before Nicole Scherzinger shouted: "It's the Honey G hysteria". The North Wheezy rapper told Simon she was fine but she looked shaken and anxious.



Permits To Cut Christmas Trees In The Wild Going Fast

Christmas tree permits for the two areas are available for $10 per tree and are limited to a maximum of five permits per person. A trip to cut a Christmas tree offers a memorable holiday experience whether it be a full-day or a full-weekend.


A Crazy Miscalculation Doomed the Schiaparelli Lander

A Crazy Miscalculation Doomed the Schiaparelli Lander

The multi-million dollar project was created to "search for traces of past and present life" and was expected to land on Mars' surface on October 19. This problem caused the probe's parachute , protective heat shield and braking thrusters to all deploy early, crashing the lander into Mars at 335 miles per hour.