online-buyers-112615.jpg An unprecedented response is expected from online buyers for Thanksgiving and Black Friday this year, according to BestBlackFriday.com. Thanksgiving day spending at brick and mortar stores is expected to be about $3.79 billion, up about 19 percent from 2014, says its research guide for Black Friday 2015. That upswing is due mostly to the increased number of stores opening on Thanksgiving this yea

LIFI-112615.jpg The first trial of Li-Fi in Tallinn, Estonia showed that the new technology is hundred times faster than Wi-Fi connections. Once the pilot tests are over, potentially Li-Fi will be in high demand and be the future technology for transmitting wireless data.

Uber-China-112615.jpg Uber, the ride sharing app, with deep roots in the U.S. and other parts of the world, is trying to expand aggressively in China. In a matter of few months, China might surpass U.S. as the largest market. Uber is planning to invest 986 million for China expansion.

cooking-tapwater-112615.jpg Potentially harmful toxins may be created when food is cooked with chloraminated tap water and iodized table salt, warns a new study conducted by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Nanjing University in China.

Volkswagen-SouthKorea-112615.jpg Environment ministry of South Korea Thursday ordered Volkswagen Korea to recall 125,522 diesel vehicles on determining actual emissions of nitrogen oxides. The ministry has asked the German automobile maker to pay a fine of 14.1 billion Won or $12.31 million. The company has to submit a recall plan by January 6, 2016.

Anti-aircraft-Missile-112615.jpg Russia has set up long-range anti-aircraft missile system, as a self defence measure, in view of the Turkey attack on its fighter jet. The Defence minister Sergei Shoigu said it has deployed new generation anti-aircraft weapon S-400 that can strike targets in 250 miles. The missiles are setup at Latakia airbase and the target area includes Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, parts of Iraq and Cyprus.

Stock-Market-500_26Nov15.jpg European stocks look set to extend gains for a second straight session on Thursday as investors bet on further stimulus from the European Central Bank at its December 3 meeting. That said, trading volumes are expected to be light amid the Thanksgiving Day holiday in the U.S. U.S. stocks finished...

Pregnant-Progesterone-112615.jpg Giving progesterone to women with a history of three or more miscarriages in the first trimester of pregnancy may not actually help, a new study published in The New England Journal of Medicine has found. While progesterone is essential for the maintenance of pregnancy, "...whether progesterone supplementation...

Glades-Drugs-FDA-112615.jpg The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has alerted health care professionals and patients of a voluntary recall of compounded multivitamin capsules containing high amounts of Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol), distributed nationwide by Glades Drugs in Pahokee, Florida. FDA has received reports of several...

Wilderness-Wild-Chews-Bones-Recall-112515.jpg Pet products firm Blue Buffalo Co. is voluntarily recalling one production lot of "Cub Size Wilderness Wild Chews Bones" due to potential contamination with the harmful Salmonella bacteria.

wallstreet3-121214_25Nov15.jpg After seeing modest strength throughout much of the session, stocks gave back ground into the close of trading on Wednesday. While the Nasdaq managed to hold on to a moderate gain, the Dow and the S&P 500 closed nearly flat.

whitehouse-Obama-112515.jpg Despite recent terrorist attacks overseas, President Barack Obama has sought to reassure Americans that there is currently no specific or credible threat to the United States from the terrorist group known as the Islamic State or ISIS.

HillaryRodhamClinton-112515.jpg Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is holding on to a lead in the Iowa Democratic caucus, according to the results of a new Quinnipiac University poll. The poll found that 51 percent of likely Democratic caucus participants support Clinton, while 42 percent favor Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

wallstreet1-121214_25Nov15.jpg After moving modestly higher earlier in the session, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Wednesday. With the upward move, the major averages are adding to the slim gains posted in the previous session.

US-troops-112515.jpg On the heels of deadly terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut, the results of a new Gallup poll found that an increasing number of Americans support sending U.S. ground troops to assist in the fight against the terrorist group known as the Islamic State or ISIS.

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