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Amazon Gets Experimental Airworthiness Certificate

March 19–The Federal Aviation Administration today issued an experimental airworthiness certificate to an Amazon Logistics, Inc. unmanned aircraft (UAS) design that the company will use for research and development and crew training. The FAA typically issues experimental certificates to manufacturers … Continue reading

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Whoever Would Have Thought It?

Amazon Sales Take a Hit in States With Online Tax In one of the first efforts to quantify the impact of states accruing more tax revenue from Web purchases, researchers at Ohio State University published a paper this month that found sales … Continue reading

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Amazon to collect NC sales tax

Amazon has succumbed to North Carolina’s wish of charging sales tax to state customers. The online retailer confirmed Saturday that it will charge sales tax starting Feb. 1. Amazon currently collects state sales taxes in 19 states, including Virginia. Because … Continue reading

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Amazon.com workers reject unionization in Delaware vote

A small group of Amazon.com Inc technicians at a distribution center in Delaware voted on Wednesday not to join a union, marking a victory for the U.S. online retailer which is strongly opposed to any kind of third-party representation for its employees. … Continue reading

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All You Need to Know About the Obama Economic Recovery

The above graph shows Amazon’s operating profit and net income in the second quarter for the past four years. As their operating income declined over 70% in this period, the net profit has collapsed. How long can Amazon operate at … Continue reading

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Amazon.com Has Stopped Selling Matt Bracken’s “The Reconquista”

Item Under Review While this item is available from other marketplace sellers on this page, it is not currently offered by Amazon.com because customers have told us there may be something wrong with our inventory of the item, the way … Continue reading

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JIHAD IN THE AMAZON.COM

AMAZON MARKETPLACE USED TO SPREAD MESSAGE OF ANWAR AL-AWLAKI BY: Adam Kredo Online retail giant Amazon.com is profiting from the sale of speeches and writings by one of the world’s most notorious terrorists despite objections from those who argue the website … Continue reading

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