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With Early Deals, How Much Will Cyber Monday Buyers Spend?

It also underscored the broader shift to shopping online, which is making up for slower spending in stores. Consumers have spent $3.39 billion online as of Monday evening, according to Adobe , which is a 10.2% increase year-over-year. During the CTA conference call, the group was also upbeat on trends during the Black Friday Week and this supports their prior forecast for total tech spending over the holiday season to increase by 3.1% (vs.


'Sanctuary Campus' Movement Taking Shape as Trump Threat to DACA Looms

'Sanctuary Campus' Movement Taking Shape as Trump Threat to DACA Looms

John Jenkins signed a statement in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) Program on Monday, becoming one of more than 100 college and university presidents across the nation to do so. DACA's backers say the program has helped scores of students already, affording them a quality education along with access to work permits. The University cited the 1967 Kalven Report, which states that it must remain neutral on political issues.



Trump won presidency but lost popular vote

Trump's win in MI, certified by state election officials on Monday, gave the Republican an additional 16 electoral votes, bringing his total to 306, to Clinton's 232. The three Midwestern states - long Democratic bastions - all went for Trump in the recent election and were the key to his victory in the Electoral College, although Clinton won handily in the nationwide popular vote.


Judge: Church shooting suspect can act as his own attorney

Judge: Church shooting suspect can act as his own attorney

Roof, 22, "strategically unwise", but allowed him to have a lawyer present as backup. He is suspected of gunning down nine people in June 2015 as they worshiped at the Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston in a case that spurred a national conversation about race and religion.


What Trump can learn from Obama's rough ride on health care

What Trump can learn from Obama's rough ride on health care

But the bottom line is that nationally, and in many regions or states, the voters are confused and confusing, and unpredictable and split along any number of fracture lines - most of which no longer make no sense to either pollsters or candidates seeking office.


Police seek female suspects in alleged kidnapping of California mother

Police seek female suspects in alleged kidnapping of California mother

Officials were called about 4:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day after Papini was able to flag down a motorist. Shortly after finding Sherri Papini, authorities said they were looking for "a dark-colored SUV with two Hispanic females armed with a handgun", according to the sheriff.