Alibaba's Singles' Day is retail gold
Since then, the online sales extravaganza has become an annual 24-hour shopping ritual, and the largest of its kind in the world. Shoppers also spent $3.39 billion on Cyber Monday a year ago , the largest single online shopping day in the U.S., Adobe said.
"At about 4.38pm we started to receive numerous 999 calls reporting shots fired in a number of locations on Oxford Street and at Oxford Circus tube station".
There are also reports that an electric fault at Oxford Circus station may have been the cause of the "gunshot" noises. Armed officers were quickly deployed to the scene, however, the operation has since been stood down and the station reopened. Police everywhere!' he's tweeted.
"Before it all I saw about 30 police officers speeding down the street", Lanna Woodward, a resident of the United States traveling in London, told Sky News.
Skies will be partly-mostly sunny through the afternoon, with temperatures running about 10 degrees below average. Mostly Sunny and Cooler across Wyoming today as High Pressure takes over the regional Weather Pattern.
Thoughts go out to him and his family. "We are all thinking of him and his family and hope he can pull through and be strong". "Was in the US for treatment this month and flys back tomorrow to start chemo here".
Waller County sheriff's deputies initiated a stop and shots were fired, but it was unclear who opened fire from sheriff's reports. Law enforcement officials have arrested 32-year-old Dabrett Montreal Black of Lindale after several hours after the shooting.
He reportedly alleged that "Iran's biggest arm in the region at the moment is the terrorist [Hizballah] arm". He said that Jordan considers the security of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain part of Jordan's security.
If Thursday's high in downtown Los Angeles reaches 90, as forecast, it would tie a record set on November 23, 1903, Thompson said. Downtown Los Angeles reached 93 degrees Wednesday, breaking the record for the date of 89 degrees, set in 1950.
TMZ reminded readers that, just two months ago , Ford made a decision to direct tunnel traffic in New York City. Ford, who was either leaving from or going to the Santa Paula Airport, helped the victim, authorities said.
Patel also indicated on Friday that all meetings she held during her holiday have subsequently been made public. Patel should resign or face an investigation by the Cabinet Office for breach of the ministerial code.
It had also said the levels recorded in Europe were of "no outcome for human health and for the environment". Ruthenium-106, which is produced by splitting atoms in a reactor, is used in certain medical treatments.
Ratner is yet another name that's been added to the disgustingly long list of alleged sexual harassers and abusers in Hollywood. The actor has publicly expressed she plans to return for the Wonder Woman sequel, but no announced deal has been reported.
Also on Saturday, the US and South Korean navies launched four days of joint drills off the east coast of South Korea. Pacific Fleet's unique ability and ironclad commitment to the continued security and stability of the region".
Chip Kelly To Decide Between Florida, UCLA
Per Mark Schlabach of ESPN , the head coach is poised to either take the UCLA Bruins or Florida Gators job in the coming days. According to USA Today , Chip Kelly turned down a recent offer from the University of Tennessee.
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Woman Alleges Al Franken Groped Her, Shares Photo
Tweeden said she was inspired to tell her story by women members of Congress who spoke up against harassment this week. I don't respect men who don't", said Franken, who joined the Senate in 2009 after a career as a comedian.
West Bengal Wins The Battle For Rosogolla
He was trying to come up with a new sweet for a number of years before he came up with it , As Reported By Hindustan Times . He had stated that there is conclusive evidence that Rosogolla has existed in the state for about 600 years.
Delhi government seeks exemptions for odd-even this year
We will go back to NGT on Monday, file a review petition for them to reconsider their decision regarding the two", said Gehlot. The AAP had alleged that the subtle burning in Punjab and Haryana, was the main cause of the rising pollution in Delhi .
Magnitude-7.3 Quake Hits Iran-Iraq Border
The semi-official Iranian ILNA news agency reported that at least 14 provinces had been impacted by the natural disaster . Geological Survey, the quake struck 15.5 miles beneath the surface about 20 miles from Halabjah, Iraq.
Kearney annual Veterans Day Parade 11 am Saturday
At 11 a.m., the 16th annual Elk Grove Veterans Day Parade will proceed south on Elk Grove Florin Road to Elk Grove Regional Park. A brief memorial ceremony will take place immediately following the parade, in Folsom City Lions Park at the Veterans Memorial.
Jason Heyward wins National League Gold Glove award
Winners are determined using a combination of advanced metrics (25 percent) and coach and manager voting (75 percent). He was seeking to become the first Detroit infielder to win back-to-back Gold Gloves since Lou Whitaker (1983-1985).