Seattle Backs Down On Business Tax After Amazon Flexes Its MuscleCity leaders said they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses, an about-face just a month after unanimously approving the measure to help pay for efforts to combat a growing homelessness crisis.
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Amazon Delivery Driver Helps Woman Hide Packages From HusbandEver order too much stuff online and then hide the packages from your significant other?
Amazon Warehouse Workers Protest ‘Unfair’ Workloads During RamadanDozens of Amazon workers are voicing their concerns over unfair conditions at company warehouses.
Couple's Amazon Device Recorded Private Conversation, Sent To FriendA couple in Oregon is demanding answers from Amazon after they claim their home's voice-activated device recorded a private conversation and sent it to a co-worker's phone.
Amazon Bans Customers for ‘Abusive’ ReturnsRetail giant Amazon may take action on accounts it believes are abusing its return policy.
Amazon Charges Woman $1,000 To Ship Paper Plates Less Than 300 MilesA woman in Tennessee is regretting her decision to buy paper plates on Amazon after the online giant charged her over $1,000 in shipping fees.
Seattle OKs Taxing Companies Like Amazon, Starbucks To Help With Affordable HousingSeattle's largest businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks will have to pay a new tax to help fund homeless services and affordable housing under a measure approved by city leaders.
Amazon Go Stores Expanding To Chicago, San FranciscoThe store uses a collection of cameras and sensors to constantly track customers and inventory as they move around.
Amazon Unveils North Loop Tech Hub, Adds 200 JobsAmazon showed off its new tech hub in the North Loop on Wednesday, and announced it will be adding hundreds of jobs for the space.
Amazon Promises Free Delivery To Your CarAmazon has steadily expanded its reach into places long considered no-go zones for most people outside of the immediate family.
Are We Witnessing The Death Of Big Department Stores?The retail world has lost another department store. Sears announced it will be closing its Maplewood location this summer.
Amazon Reportedly Working To Develop Household RobotsWould you like to have a robot helping you out at home? It could happen soon.
Best Buy, Amazon Announce PartnershipAmazon is expanding with an actual brick-and-mortar presence so customers can see products before buying them.
AG Lori Swanson Joins Push To Tax Online-Only Retailers On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that could make it a lot easier for states to collect sales taxes.