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  • Amazon.com reaches long-term deal with Penguin Random House

    Amazon.com has reached a long-term agreement with the country's largest publisher, Penguin Random House, according to a spokeswoman for the online retailer. Amazon's Sarah Gelman said Thursday that the agreement is for the U.S. and the U.K., but provided...
  • Delivery by drone in 30 minutes? Amazon tells Congress it's coming

    Delivery by drone in 30 minutes? Amazon tells Congress it's coming
    Borrowing a pizza delivery motto, online retail giant Amazon told Congress Wednesday it is developing the technology to use drones to deliver packages in 30 minutes or less, a broad expansion of unmanned flight that is raising concerns about safety,...
  • Ollie's, known for 'good stuff cheap', files for IPO

    Ollie's, known for 'good stuff cheap', files for IPO
    Ollie's Bargain Outlet is not exactly Alibaba, or even Shake Shack. And sure, it describes its own stores as "semi-lovely," selling "merchandise of all descriptions and some beyond description." But who says you have to be China's answer to Amazon.com...
  • Website helps charities raise cash

    Website helps charities raise cash
    As a college student, Kevin Casimer noticed many of his fellow students were passionate about a variety of charities and causes, but lacked money to fully support them. The Portage resident set out to find a way to help not-for-profits cash in on that...
  • Charter Nears Deal For Time Warner Cable

    Charter Nears Deal For Time Warner Cable
    Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations. The people spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because of the private nature of the deal talks. One of...
  • Doughnuts at your door: Dunkin' is latest company considering delivery

    Doughnuts at your door: Dunkin' is latest company considering delivery
    Fast-food delivery might not be limited to pizza anymore. Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. Chief Executive Nigel Travis told CNBC's "On the Money" that delivery was "clearly a big opportunity" for the Quincy, Mass., company. Scott Hudler, vice president of...
  • As CEO Pay Continues To Soar, Media Executives Dominate Ranks

    As CEO Pay Continues To Soar, Media Executives Dominate Ranks
    NEW YORK (AP) — They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league. Six of the 10 highest-paid CEOs last year worked in the media industry, according to a...
  • EU launches antitrust investigation into Amazon over e-books

    The European Union has launched an antitrust investigation into online retailer Amazon over its distribution of e-books, which have become increasingly popular in recent years. The European Commission said Thursday it will investigate certain clauses...
  • Amazon.com announces new center in Dallas, 4th in Texas

    Amazon.com Inc. says it will open a new site in Dallas, its fourth fulfillment center in Texas. Amazon.com official Mike Roth says the agreement announced Tuesday will create hundreds of full-time jobs. Workers at the Dallas center will process smaller...
  • Amazon to build Va.'s largest solar farm on the Eastern Shore

    Amazon to build Va.'s largest solar farm on the Eastern Shore
    Amazon.com says it's partnering with Community Energy Inc. to construct and operate the largest solar farm in Virginia in Accomack County. The online retailer's cloud-based services company, Amazon Web Services Inc., would buy energy from the 80-...
  • Discount grocer Aldi to open 45 stores in Southland

     Discount grocer Aldi to open 45 stores in Southland
    German discount grocer Aldi plans to open the first of 45 Southern California stores in March, a move that analysts say could force some competitors to lower prices. That's just the start for Aldi, which has quietly expanded to nearly 1,400 locations in...