Amazon.com Inc


  • A look at Michigan road funding plan Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:31 PM ET

    In May, voters would be asked to increase the state's 6 percent sales and uses tax to 7 percent and eliminate the sales tax on motor fuel, generating a net $588 million— mainly for $300 million for schools and nearly $100 million for local governments. The plan also would bar the Legislature from spending School Aid Fund revenue on public universities, an issue for...

  • Amazon launches 1-hour shipping in Manhattan Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 11:58 AM ET

    "There are times when you can't make it to the store and other times when you simply don't want to go," said Dave Clark, Amazon's senior vice president of worldwide operations, in announcing the service known as Prime Now. Amazon said it hopes to roll out one-hour delivery to more cities in 2015.. The speedy delivery service comes as a result of Amazon's growing...

  • Amazon one-hour delivery is here...with a catch Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    Amazon will launch Prime Now, a one-hour delivery service, in Manhattan today. Expansion into other cities will come in 2015.

  • Can Amazon’s one-hour service give it the edge? Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 8:19 AM ET
    A worker prepares packages for delivery at an Amazon warehouse in Brieselang, Germany.

    Amazon is taking on the big department stores and offering to deliver items like shampoo and batteries to shoppers in under an hour.

  • Are these ETFs cutting-edge or crazy? Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    Leading investment analysts give their picks on the hottest ETF niches in 2015: cybersecurity, self-driving cars and China bonds.

  • Oh, Barbie. It's just not your year, sweetie Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Hollywood Premiere Barbie Doll

    Here's who's hot and who's not this holiday season. Sorry, Barbie, it's just not your year, sweetie.

  • NEW YORK/ TORONTO, Dec 17- BlackBerry Ltd launched its long-awaited Classic on Wednesday, a smartphone it hopes will help it win back market share and woo those still using older versions of its physical keyboard devices. "The conversation about BlackBerry has changed in the last year," Chief Executive John Chen said as he launched the Classic at Manhattan's...

  • Guess which stores have the worst credit cards? Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:55 PM ET
    A shopper makes a credit card purchase at an H&M store.

    Don't be so quick to turn down that store credit card offer. Some can offer more valuable rewards than the best cash-back cards.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 17- BlackBerry Ltd launched its long-awaited Classic device on Wednesday, a smartphone it hopes will help it win back market share and woo those still using older versions of its physical keyboard devices. The Waterloo, Ontario- based mobile technology said the new device, which bears a striking similarity to its once-bestselling Bold and Curve...

  • Cramer's top stock for 2015 Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Restoration Hardware is blowing Jim Cramer's mind. He spoke with the company's CEO to find out how they are crushing the numbers.

  • Amazon spinoff in the cards?  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 5:28 PM ET

    What an Amazon spinoff would look like, with John Jannarone, CNBC senior writer.

  • No bull: Shoppers bought poop on Black Friday Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    Those who fell for Cards Against Humanity's Black Friday promotion, received exactly what they paid for: literal cow droppings.

  • Better act fast: Deadlines loom for online orders Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    To receive your online orders in time for Christmas, most retailers' standard delivery order deadlines are Friday.

  • Amazon's name gets tossed into spinoff ring Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 12:35 PM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

    As spinoff mania heats up, even Amazon is getting sucked into the speculation.

  • Early Movers: MMM, AMZN, IHG, BA, KO & more Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 7:57 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Closing arguments conclude in Apple antitrust trial Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 8:17 PM ET
    The Apple flagship store on 5th Avenue in New York.

    Attorneys for plaintiffs and Apple made closing arguments on Monday, and the jury has begun deliberations in the Apple iPod antitrust case.

  • Police find no explosives after Amazon HQ threat Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 5:20 PM ET

    Seattle police searched for explosives at Amazon.com's headquarters after a threatening letter was found at a company building, but found nothing, authorities said on Monday.

  • Facebook's top game aims to sweeten up China Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 4:40 PM ET

    "Cookie Jam" is among the top 20 grossing games on iOS and Android and was named Facebook's game of the year for 2014. Next up: China.

  • SEATTLE, Dec 15- Technology companies Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc, AT&T Inc and more than 20 others are supporting Microsoft Corp in the software company's legal battle with the U.S. government over access to customer data stored overseas. A U.S. judge ruled in late July that Microsoft must turn over a customer's emails stored in a data center in Ireland to U.S....

  • NY court weighs Apple, Amazon e-book arguments Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A federal appeals panel is trying to decide whether Apple Inc. or Amazon.com Inc. was the bigger bully when price wars over electronic books heated up a few years ago. After hearing oral arguments Monday, a three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan did not immediately rule on Apple's appeal of a lower-court judge's finding...