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Target and PayPal Sites Report Problems on Cyber Monday
Cyber Monday, the online version of Black Friday, is not immune to traffic jams of shoppers rushing to take advantage of post-Thanksgiving sales.
Target website couldn't keep up with record traffic on Cyber Monday  USA TODAY
Target site crashes on Cyber Monday  CNNMoney
UPDATE 3-IMF gives China's currency prized reserve asset status
... * China's yuan to join Special Drawing Rights basket. * Yuan to enter in Oct. 2016 with 10.92 pct share. * Review cuts euro share, adds weight to financial flows.
5 Things To Read Today: World Leaders Vow to Overcome Climate Divisions, IMF ...  Wall Street Journal (blog)
China's Renminbi Is Approved by IMF as a Main World Currency  New York Times
Cyber Monday tops off super shopping period
LOS ANGELES - Shoppers are spending heavily today, with analysts expecting a record Cyber Monday. Digital firm Adobe, which tracks online sales, expects Cyber Monday to hit a record $3 billion in sales, which would make it the largest online sales day ...
Retailers ride strong online traffic into Cyber Monday  Detroit Free Press
US Cyber Monday sales jump, high traffic leads to website outages  Reuters
Amazon shows off drone delivery prototypes
Amazon has showcased some of the prototypes for its ambitious Prime Air drone delivery plan. In a statement posted on its website Sunday Amazon explained that the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or drones, will get parcels safely to customers in 30 ...
Bits | Drone Videos Could Help Amazon Sell Prime Subscriptions  New York Times (blog)
Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Look  Wall Street Journal
The Falling Costs of Renewable Energy: No More Excuses
Historically, cost was cited as one of the primary barriers to switching from fossil-based energy sources like oil, coal and gas to renewable energy sources like solar, wind and geothermal.
Southern Co. buys first solar project in Texas  Seeking Alpha
Southern Company buys planned Texas solar farm (blog)
GLOBAL MARKETS- Dollar hits highest since March, world stocks mixed
... * Dollar at highest since March vs currency basket, euro down. * China's yuan strengthened after IMF decision. * U.S. stocks down ahead of data; Asia dips, Europe up.
Stocks: 4 big financial events to watch in December  CNNMoney
Europe Stocks Climb to Three-Month High on Stimulus Anticipation  Bloomberg
$1.50 Gas Prices Are Here—and $1 Per Gallon Could Be Next
Gas prices are plunging around the country, with the national average falling in 24 out of the past 30 days, according to AAA. The price of a gallon of regular now stands at $2.04 nationally, down 14� compared to one month ago and 74� lower than this ...
Massachusetts Gas Prices 79 Cents Lower Than Last Year  CBS Local
Gas prices lower week over week, but slightly higher than a month ago  The Olympian
Gates, Zuckerberg and Other Tech Titans Team Up to Push Clean Energy
Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and several other of the world's wealthiest tech and business titans are banding together to fight climate change by investing billions in clean-energy research and technologies.
Gates Leads Billionaires in $2 Billion Climate Investment  Bloomberg
Bill Gates Leads Unprecedented Coalition to Fund Green Technologies  ABC News
Beijing chokes on off-the-charts air pollution as thick smog settles over ...
Beijing is choking on thick, brown smog after air pollution levels skyrocketed on Monday to more than 20 times what the World Health Organization considers to be safe.
The world's climate is in the hands of just three nations  The Guardian
Smog in N. China climbs to dangerous levels  The Straits Times
OPEC November oil output rises, led by Iraq, Saudi: Reuters survey
VIENNA OPEC oil output has risen in November from the previous month, a Reuters survey found on Monday, led by a rebound in Iraqi exports after bad weather had temporarily halted supply growth from the group's second-largest producer.
Oil Caps Worst Month Since July as OPEC Seen Standing Firm  Bloomberg
Supply fears send oil futures down 10% in November  MarketWatch