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This undated image provided by Anheuser-Busch shows a scene from the company's Bud Light 2019 Super Bowl NFL football spot. (Anheuser-Busch via AP)
February 03, 2019 - 8:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — This year's Super Bowl ads went heavy on the humor — and surprises. Take, for instance, Jason Bateman's Hyundai ad about an elevator with unpleasantness on every floor. A surprise "Game of Thrones" tie-in with Bud Light both confused and delighted viewers. And robots seemed to be...
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FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2006, file photo, a serving of salt-cured fresh foie gras with herbs is displayed at Chef Didier Durand's Cyrano's Bistrot and Wine Bar in Chicago. California prosecutors said, Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, that Amazon has agreed not to sell foie gras in the state from birds that have been force fed after state lawmakers banned that form of the fatty duck and goose liver delicacy. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
December 07, 2018 - 2:47 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon has agreed not to sell foie gras in California from birds that have been force-fed and pay civil penalties as part of a lawsuit settlement, a prosecutor said Friday. The lawsuit filed by prosecutors in Los Angeles, Monterey and Santa Clara counties accused the giant...
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Workers at the Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy on Cyber Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
November 26, 2018 - 1:41 pm
Amazon's Fulfillment center in Tracy is like a warehouse store on steroids.
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Package delivery
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KCBS Radio Morning News
August 29, 2018 - 9:23 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A study of internet searches has concluded that San Francisco is the worst place in America when it comes to Amazon delivery ripoffs. The Chicago-based digital marketing agency Digital Third Coast conducted the study on behalf of another Chicago company, Shorr...
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Box On Doorstep
Bradford Hornsby
August 28, 2018 - 1:10 pm
The smiling logo of Amazon seems to be an irresistible target for thieves.
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Airliner on approach
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KCBS Radio Morning News
August 28, 2018 - 7:29 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- Airports across the country are seeing a jump in noise complaints. There may or may not be more noisy airplanes to complain about, but there's definitely an easier way to do the complaining. Computer programmer Chris McCann of La Jolla adapted an Amazon "AWS IoT Button...
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FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, Myrtice Harris applies tape to a package before shipment at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
July 17, 2018 - 7:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of cute canines delivering an apologetic message. The snags Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day were an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping...
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FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2017, file photo, packages pass through a scanner at an Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore. Amazon's Prime Day starts July 16, 2018, and will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products. (Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
July 17, 2018 - 6:06 am
MADRID (AP) — Amazon workers in Spain and Germany called for strikes Tuesday over salary and working conditions to coincide with the online retailer's global sales event, Prime Day. The CCOO and CGT workers' unions in Spain said that nearly 80 percent of the workers walked off their positions at...
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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - AUGUST 1: Boxes travel on conveyor belts at the Amazon Fulfillment Center on August 1, 2017 in Robbinsville, New Jersey. The more than 1 million square feet facility holds tens of millions of products, features more than 14 miles of con
Amazon Boxes (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)
July 16, 2018 - 1:44 pm
Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an embarrassment for the tech company on the shopping holiday it created...
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In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a new Amazon Echo is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets guests order room service through the voice
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
June 19, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Marriott has signed up for the service, and will place Amazon Echo smart speakers in 10 hotels this summer, including its Westin and St. Regis brands...
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