One Direction come third in final

The band sings Natalie Imbruglia’s ”Torn”, but come in third place to Matt Cardle, who wins, and runner-up Rebecca Ferguson. Cowell says, “This is just the beginning for these boys.”

X-Factor Week 9 (semi-final)

The band sings Rihanna’s Only Girl in the World. Cowell is not available to mentor the band as he is sick. Malik’s grandmother dies so he misses rehearsals for the second performance , Snow Patrol’s Chasing Cars. The band attends the premiere for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.

Autotrader buys HomeNet agrees to purchase HomeNet Automotive for an undiclosed sum. At the time of the sale HomeNet has $16 million in annual revenues, 135 employees and more than 18,000 dealers. plans to operate HomeNet as an independent subsidiary run by Bob Landers, a 10-year veteran sales executive. It is reported that in documents filed with the Securities […]

Christian vs Atheist fundraising challenge

Members of the Christianity subreddit hold a fundraiser for Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). Members of the atheism subreddit decide to hold an alternative fundraiser for World Vision’s Clean Water Fund. Later, the Islam subreddit joins, raising money for Islamic Relief. In less than a week, $200,000 is raised, mostly by the atheism subreddit, […]