Amazon: Delivery by drone in 30 minutes is coming delivery motto, online retail giant Amazon told Congress Wednesday it is developing...president of global public policy for"If a consumer wants a small...prevent drone delivery as proposed by Amazon.FAA Deputy Administrator Michael Whitaker...
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Parent of Columbia House files for bankruptcy protection

...than ever.Around the same time, online marketplaces like and eBay were taking off and Netflix offered unlimited...agreement with Columbia House.Within a few years, Apple and Amazon and Netflix would unveil streaming options that did away with...
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Empire Editorial: Remove Confederate symbols from Juneau

One by one, they've been walking away.First, it was Wal-Mart. Sears/Kmart followed, as did eBay, Amazon, Etsy and Google Shopping.If this trend continues, the only place you'll soon find the Confederate battle flag is on a handful...
Slack Tide: Things to do for a Juneau staycation

...going to Super Bear IGA; supposedly cleaning out your garage without making any noticeable progress; mindlessly browsing Amazon; letting your dog roam the neighborhood pooping wherever; shooting something; smoking something; going to Costco; eating...
Amazon incidents remind that big brother still looms a stunning display of public irony, remotely deleted digital In the wake of the uproar, Amazon announced that it would no longer use...capabilities to erase readers' e-books, and Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos apologized... expects to sell about 50 of the flags over the next week. That's about half of what they typically sell in a year.Amazon, Sears, eBay and Etsy said Tuesday that they would remove Confederate flag merchandise from their websites. Sears does not...
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Up Alaska's alternate revenue stream without a paddle

...something already just to make the auto-sender stop auto-sending. I'm envisioning something along the lines of an LL Bean or, only Alaskan. AK Bean? Great Alaskan Mail-Order/Online Retail Company? That's the one. I've...
S. Carolina lawmakers vote to debate flag

...President Jefferson Davis from their state Capitol's rotunda.Big businesses also took action: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Inc., EBay Inc., Target Corp. and Sears Holding Corp. announced they would no longer sell merchandise featuring...
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Beloved historical re-enactor John Venables dies to get his Alaska history book, "Journey to Statehood," published as an ebook, Hewitt said. It's available now on Seward statue will be a continuation of his work now that he's gone, Hewitt said."We're going to miss him...
Living & Growing: Our oversexed culture

...of phone calls, but sexuality out of context, out of relationship, out of everyday living is a consumable that surpasses Amazon searches.In the Lutheran church, along with many other churches, we are in the middle of the season of Lent. This is traditionally...


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