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Nov 28, 2016
Offline sales during Thanksgiving and Black Friday fall as more customers switch to online shoppingSales and traffic at U.S. brick-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday declined from last year, as stores offered discounts well beyond the weekend and more customers shopped online.
Nov 22, 2016
Uber Compliments: A new way to appreciate drivers beyond the 5 star ratingUber customers can leave a compliment to the driver on what aspect of the ride they liked which can be anything from skillful navigation to good music or even a lively conversation that brightens the mood.
Dec 02, 2015
Amazon gadget sales more than triple over Thanksgiving weekendAmazon.com said sales of its electronic gadgets more than tripled over the Thanksgiving weekend from last year, with the Fire tablet the top-selling product.
Nov 30, 2015
Black Friday online shopping rivals stores: US surveyAs many Americans bought online as they did in physical stores during the Thanksgiving weekend shopping splurge, the National Retail Federation said Sunday, highlighting a growing trend away from the traditional Black Friday consumer assault.
Nov 30, 2015
Final 'Hunger Games' movie once again tops US box officeThe fourth and final "Hunger Games" movie shrugged off lukewarm reviews to rule the North American box office for the second straight week over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Nov 27, 2015
Balloons, floats and heavy police presence at NYC Thanksgiving paradeGiant balloons took to the clear, sunny sky over midtown Manhattan on Thursday for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with spectators lining up along the parade route and a heavy police presence keeping a watchful eye.
Nov 26, 2015
Obama jokes about presidential race at turkey pardoningSpeaking at his annual Thanksgiving turkey pardoning on Wednesday, President Barack Obama joked about raising teenage daughters, his critics and the 2016 presidential race.
Nov 17, 2015
Thanksgiving travel tips: With low fuel prices, more people will be driving out; don't get stuck at the airportDuring the long holiday weekend, 46.9 million Americans are expected to go 50 miles or more from home, the highest number since 2007, according to travel agency and car lobbying group AAA. That would be a 0.6 percent increase over last year and the seventh straight year of growth.
Dec 01, 2014
GOP aide forced to apologise after she says Obama's daughters must show classA US lawmaker's communications director was facing social media calls she be sacked after her Facebook rant about President Barack Obama's daughters prompted widespread anger.
Nov 28, 2014
Freeze-dried turkey on space: What ISS astronauts are eating on Thanksgiving dayThe menu included traditional holiday fare with a space-food flair - irradiated smoked turkey, thermostabilized candied yams and freeze-dried green beans and mushrooms.