By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Need a quick delivery? Jeff Bezos wants to send in the drones.
That's the not-so-distant reality the Amazon.com CEO envisions, a future in which his company transports packages in 30 minutes or less -using self-guided drones.
By MAE ANDERSONAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Power up and shop.
Millions of Americans logged on to e-commerce sites Monday to take advantage of deals ranging from free shipping to hundreds of dollars off electronics and half-price clothing on what was expected to be the busiest Internet shopping
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Europol says American and European authorities have taken control of 690 websites that were selling counterfeit merchandise.
The European police coordination agency said the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement had teamed up with European law enforcement agencies and Hong Kong
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Monday refused to consider throwing out New York state's taxes on Internet purchases on websites like Amazon.com, a move that could change the way Internet commerce works.
The high court refused without comment to hear appeals from Amazon.com LLC and
By MALIN RISINGAssociated Press
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Two and a half years after Saab shut down production due to financial trouble, the Swedish car rolled a new sedan off its assembly lines in Trollhattan, in south-west Sweden, on Monday.
National Electric Vehicle Sweden, the Hong Kong-based company
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less - by drone.
Consider it the modern version of a pizza delivery boy, minus the boy.
Amazon.com said it's working on the so-called Prime Air unmanned aircraft
By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Two data recorders retrieved from the commuter train that derailed while rounding a riverside curve, killing four people and injuring dozens, may provide information on the speed of the train, how the brakes were applied and the throttle setting, a
BEIJING (AP) - China launched its first rover mission to the moon Monday, sending a robotic craft named Jade Rabbit to trundle across the lunar landscape, examine its geology and beam images back to Earth.
A rocket carrying the rover aboard an unmanned Chang'e 3 spaceship successfully blasted
By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and JAKE COYLEAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Investigators sought to determine the cause of a fiery crash that killed "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker while the actor's fans erected a makeshift memorial Sunday near where the Porsche he was riding in smashed into a
BERLIN (AP) - Serial startup firm Rocket Internet is targeting the growing market for peer-to-peer lending with the launch of a new site in Germany.
Berlin-based Rocket Internet says the site called lendico.de will link up private lenders and consumers seeking loans of 1,000-25,000 euros ($1,360-$
KHQ.COM - On Wednesday afternoon a Washington State Patrol trooper crashed while driving to stop a wrong-way driver on Hwy. 195 just 3 miles south of Spokane. Fortunately no one was injured.
The northbound lane was partially blocking for a short time, but it was opened shortly after.
By GENE JOHNSONAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - The nation's largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
Gus Melonas, a
On December 2, 2013 the Stevens County Sheriff's Office was asked to conduct a welfare check on a woman from the Tacoma area who never returned home from the Loon Lake area.
Deputies say 51-year-old Susan Yager was staying at a cabin on the lake during the holiday weekend, and when she