Amazon

July 15, 2019 - 11:29 am
Amazon Prime Day is here and presenting consumers with some of the best deals of the year. The huge sale now tops Black Friday and Cyber Monday in terms of how much people spend, and the deals are often much better. Deals are offered exclusively to Amazon Prime members, so now is the time to start...
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July 07, 2019 - 12:41 pm
By Kelly Meyers (via 107.9 The Link ) Are you ready to get your shop on for Amazon 's 5th annual Prime Day? It's coming up on July 15th, so just two weeks away. As the day gets closer, more and more experts are giving consumers some great tips on the items that you should definitely buy if you have...
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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
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Melissa Culross
June 18, 2019 - 10:21 am
San Franciscans soon may be able to have alcohol delivered to their front doors through Amazon Prime Now.
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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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