Amazon, Hachette end dispute

...conflicts, the monthslong standoff between Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group, is ending.Amazon and Hachette announced a multiyear agreement...e-book revenues reportedly the key issue, Amazon had removed pre-order tags for Hachette...

Black Friday shopping craze catching on in UK

...Thanksgiving is becoming a thing in Britain, too, thanks mainly to the marketing efforts of major retailers.Online seller Amazon first introduced Black Friday deals to the U.K. in 2010. A steady slew of retailers joined the fray each year, with a significant...

Author writes children's book about her own circus ancestry

...Columbia, Tennessee, southern Illinois and Texas, where he currently preaches and lives with his wife and two children.His book is available upon request at bookstores and online at Tate Publishing (tatepublishing.com) and Amazon.

Out-of-patience investors sell of Amazon stock

NEW YORK - Amazon has long acted like an ideal customer on...company's profits.After all, when Amazon.com filed for its IPO 17 years ago...Synovus Trust portfolio manager, invests in Amazon. He has no current plans to sell, but...

Macy's, Target, others offer speedy holiday delivery options, including overnight and same day

...minute can now show up under the Christmas tree that same day.Amazon, Target and Macy's and other retailers are offering speedier...there's not a big crunch toward the end like there was last year.Amazon expanded its Sunday delivery service, adding more than 10 distribution...

Vietnam veteran writes book on 319th Transportation Co.

...15 apiece to friends in Augusta, and a few more on the Internet.The book is available online through Barnes and Noble, Amazon Xulon Press for $31 in hardback, $17 in paperback and $10 in electronic format"The experience of putting it together was...

Target sees higher profit in third quarter

...botched entry into Canada in 2013, which has been a big drag on profits.Target is still playing catch-up, particularly with Amazon.com, and has rolled out a service that allows people to order online and pick up goods at a store. It is also cutting shipping...

Amazon gives a disappointing holiday revenue forecast, shares fall

...YORK - It might be a blue Christmas for Amazon.The world's largest retailer gave...results could end investors' patience with Amazon's slim profit and its strategy of investing...stock has already suffered this year.Amazon has long focused on spending the money...

Avid Readers will love Kindle Voyage with updated features

...anything as comfortable and easy to use as Amazon's Kindle.Last year's Kindle Paperwhite...of a book without losing your place.Amazon.com Inc. builds on that with the Kindle...80 more than the Paperwhite, which Amazon will continue to sell.And that price...

Wal-Mart tests matching prices with online rivals

NEW YORK - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is considering matching online prices from competitors such as Amazon.com, raising the stakes for the holiday shopping season.The world's largest retailer, based in Bentonville, Ark., has...