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Online Shoppers Say They Rarely Return Purchases. Why?

Friday, June 08, 2018

Retailers say returns are costing them a fortune. But in a new NPR/Marist poll, about 90 percent of online shoppers say they rarely or ever return orders. For many, it's not worth the hassle.

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What Americans Told Us About Online Shopping Says A Lot About Amazon

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Of Americans who shop online, 92 percent have shopped on Amazon, according to a new NPR/Marist poll that shows the company creating new shopping habits and retaining a striking amount of trust.

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Starbucks Chairman Howard Schultz To Step Down

Monday, June 04, 2018

Howard Schultz, the man who built a few coffee shops into an empire, is leaving Starbucks — stepping down as the company's chairman.

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News Brief: North Korea Summit In Doubt, Primary Results, Net Neutrality

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

North Korea has threatened to cancel a planned summit with President Trump and Kim Jong Un. Also, we look at what Tuesday's congressional primaries mean for elections in November.

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Senate Votes On Net Neutrality

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Democrats in the Senate are staging an insurgent vote to stop the repeal of net neutrality from going into effect in June. The measure faces long odds in the House.

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D.C. Un-United: Amazon's Second HQ Pits City Vs. Its Suburbs

Friday, May 04, 2018

Amazon is working on a whittled-down list of cities where it might build the second headquarters. Among the bidders, Washington, D.C., stands out for competing against two of its next-door neighbors.

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Amazon Wants To Deliver Packages Inside Your Car

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The offer for now is for people who have a 2015 or newer GM car or Volvo with an active OnStar or Volvo On Call account. It's an extension of Amazon's program to deliver packages inside homes.

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Long Kept Secret, Amazon Says Number Of Prime Customers Topped 100 Million

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has for the first time disclosed the number of paying members in a letter to shareholders. It also illustrates the vast multi-dimensional scope of Amazon's business.

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Lawmakers Ask Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Tougher Questions As Testimony Continues

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified Wednesday before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. It's his second day of testimony on Capitol Hill in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Is Back On Capitol Hill For A 2nd Day

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. It's his second day of testimony on Capitol Hill in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

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Facebook Founder And CEO Mark Zuckerberg Testifies On Capitol Hill

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg testifies for the first time on Capitol Hill Tuesday. Lawmakers want answers on how Facebook allowed Cambridge Analytica to misuse data from some 87 million users, as well as how Russia-linked content was spread to some 146 million people during the election cycle.

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Facebook In Congress: What To Expect When Zuckerberg Goes To Capitol Hill

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the Senate judiciary and commerce committees on Tuesday and the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Wednesday.

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Backpage Founders Indicted On Charges Of Facilitating Prostitution

Monday, April 09, 2018

A federal grand jury indicted seven people behind the website. Known for adult services ads, Backpage has for years prevailed in lawsuits accusing it of facilitating sex trafficking of children.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Readies To Testify On Capitol Hill

Sunday, April 08, 2018

Zuckerberg will testify in Congress about the shockingly vast access that political operatives had to data of its users. The news broke during another crisis, Facebook's role in the 2016 election.

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What Free Speech Has To Do With Skim Milk, Condoms And Corporate Political Spending

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Many modern free-speech cases have less to do with citizens speaking to government power than with the reach of businesses and organizations into Americans' lives. We look at a few highlights.

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As Trump Attacks Amazon-Postal Service Ties, He Fails To Fill Postal Governing Board

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

The Postal Service, criticized by Trump for charging Amazon "so little," has lacked a quorum on its governing board since 2014. The board needs at least four new members; Trump has nominated three.

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Congress Passes Legislation To Curb Online Sex Trafficking Of Children

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

It's the first major change in years to a key legal shield used by Internet companies to avoid liability for what people say and online.

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Section 230: A Key Legal Shield For Facebook, Google Is About To Change

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The 1996 law is praised by the tech industry as the core pillar of Internet freedom. But its path also runs through some of the darkest corners of the Web, such as online sex trafficking of children.

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In Push For Convenience, Walmart Wants To Help Shoppers Assemble Furniture, Mount TVs

Monday, March 19, 2018

Walmart has partnered with the app Handy to link customers with home-services professionals. Major retail companies are in a big movement, trying to become more than just places that sell you things.

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Game Over For Toys R Us: Chain Going Out Of Business

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Toys R Us plans to close or sell all U.S. stores. The chain has struggled through a bankruptcy process, facing heavy debt inherited from a 2005 buyout and intense competition from Walmart and Amazon.

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