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NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is raising the price of its annual Prime membership fee by 20 percent next month. The company said Thursday that Prime members in the U.S. will now pay $119 a year, up from $99, starting May 11 for new members. The new price will apply to renewals starting...
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks Corp., which has been addressing fallout over the arrest of two black men at one of its Philadelphia stores, reported sales growth Thursday that modestly exceeded Wall Street expectations during a period that preceded the outcry. The company said sales...
For Microsoft, Windows is no longer a core business so much as a complement to the company's other offerings. The company still makes money from Windows, the computer operating system that helped catapult the Microsoft brand to success more than three decades ago. But Windows'...
NEW YORK (AP) — Mattel Inc. is reporting better-than-expected first-quarter sales as demand for Hot Wheels and Barbies helped soften the blow of the closing of Toys R Us. Mattel reported Thursday a net loss of $311.3 million, or 90 cents per share, in the quarter. That compares...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's first-quarter profit more than doubled from a year ago, blowing past Wall Street expectations. The online retailer's shares soared 6 percent in after-hours trading. The company earned $1.63 billion, or $3.27 per share, in the three months ending March 31...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas has some financial breathing room less than a year after legislators reversed past income tax cuts to deal with persistent budget woes that followed what many voters saw as a failed fiscal experiment. Now some Republicans want to go back to slashing...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Over and over again, Bill Cosby, the charmer, persuaded America to drop its guard. Before Cosby...
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have drafted Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith with the No. 8 overall...
Authorities said a fire at a northwestern Wisconsin refinery where an explosion injured at least 11 people was out...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times local): 7:54 The Colts grabbed the best blocker in...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times local): 7:54 The Colts grabbed the best blocker in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan has forced out the House chaplain, Reverend Patrick Conroy. Conroy had...