4 weeks ago
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The Washington Post rolls out new motto

Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos used the phrase in an interview last year when asked to explain why he purchased the paper in 2013.
1 month ago
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Police recover 600 more boxes of stolen diapers

Police say driver Aubrey Bettis, of Providence, sold the $90,000 worth of diapers instead of delivering them to an Amazon distribution facility in Fall River, Massachusetts, this month.
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2 months ago
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‘1984’ Amazon bestseller; 75k more copies ordered

Signet Classics told The Associated Press in a statement Wednesday that sales have been "remarkably robust" for a book that already is a classroom standard.
2 months ago
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NC lawmakers want Trump administration to shut down wind farm

North Carolina legislators want the incoming Trump administration to shut down a utility-scale wind farm nearing completion because they say it poses a national security threat.
5 months ago
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Amazon adding 120,000 workers to meet holiday demand

The holidays are coming and Amazon plans to add 120,000 seasonal workers in an effort to meet an expected spike in demand as more and more people trade bricks for clicks. The seasonal positions will be created at fulfillment centers, sorting centers and customer service sites in 27 states. The move marks a 20 percent […]
8 months ago
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Christmas in July? Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’ is back

Amazon's "Prime Day" has returned for a second year with the online retail giant promising twice as many deals as last year.
9 months ago
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How to get the most of Amazon Prime day

Amazon’s much-hyped Prime Day sale event is July 12, but the giant online retailer is already offering deals leading up to the big day.
11 months ago
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FTC rules Amazon is liable for in-app charges

A federal judge has ruled that Amazon is liable for in-app purchases made by children, the latest development in a suit filed by the Federal Trade Commission in 2014.
11 months ago
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Amazon Prime goes monthly in new challenge to Netflix

Amazon Prime is going monthly and taking even more direct aim at Netflix.
1 year ago
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Amazon reverses course, will allow local encryption

Amazon is reversing course and will let customers resume encrypting locally stored data on their Fire tablets.