Black Friday was the strongest day ever for internet shopping in the UK, with British bargain hunters spending a record �1.1bn on online purchases during the 24-hour sales period.
TORONTO - An uptick in the price of gold helped boost the Toronto stock market to a higher close, while U.S. markets finished lower following indications of a relatively tepid start to the holiday shopping season.
GivingTuesday, a day devoted to charity, aims to counter the commercialization of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Gavin Young / Calgary Herald.
Cyber Monday, the online version of Black Friday, is not immune to traffic jams of shoppers rushing to take advantage of post-Thanksgiving sales.
Beijing blanketed in worst smog of the year. While Chinese President Xi Jinping joined other world leaders in Paris for climate talks, schools in Beijing kept children indoors, highways closed and factories scaled back work because of thick, smelly ...