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(CBS) - Some major retailers are in the middle of marathon shopping hours.

Many Macy's, Kmart and Kohl's stores have been open non-stop since Friday and plan to remain open right through Christmas eve.

Toys R Us has been open around the clock since Saturday.

Sales have been disappointing for many retailers so far this holiday shopping season.

On top of that, there were 6 fewer shopping days this year because of a late Thanksgiving. 



(CBS) - Apple has inked a 'must-have' deal with the world's biggest mobile carrier.

Both iPhone 5s and 5c will be available there beginning January 17th.

The mobile company and Apple will take pre-orders starting on Wednesday.

China mobile is the world's largest carrier by subscribers.

The deal will give Apple access to the company's more than 700 million users, that's more than twice the population of the United States.

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