Shoppers with their arms full walk to their cars during the Black Friday sales at a Best Buy store in Culver City, California. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images.
NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Oil prices edged higher on Friday above $51 a barrel with Brent crude on track for its biggest weekly rally since 2009 following OPEC's decision to cut crude output in order to rein in a global glut.
A Virgin Trains East Coast train at King's Cross station in London. Photograph: David Parry/PA. Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent.
Britain's oldest manufacturing business, a London bell foundry that made Big Ben, could be sold after its owner decided to vacate its historic East End premises.
ROME, Dec 2 (Reuters) - With his career on the line, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi spent a frenetic final day of campaigning on Friday ahead of a crucial weekend referendum, saying Italy will be the strongest nation in Europe if he wins.