Amazon Studios is branching out from television series to movies, announcing plans to begin producing and acquiring original movies for theatrical release and, within weeks, video streaming.
Online retailer Amazon says it will begin charging sales taxes on purchase made in North Carolina starting Feb. 1.
Amazon sued the N.C. Department of Revenue in 2010 to block efforts to obtain names and addresses of North Carolina residents who bought items from the company.
Amazon.com customers will need to spend more money on the site in order to qualify for free shipping.
The online retailer raised the minimum order size needed for free shipping to $35 from $25.
"No Easy Day," the controversial book by a former U.S. Navy SEAL and StarNews editor about the commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden, has stormed to the top of U.S. book sales on online retailer Amazon.com.