‘I’m not a particularly ideological person,” President Obama told an audience of donors in Seattle last weekend. He added (in Reuters’ words) that “pragmatism was necessary to advance the values that were important to him.”
Don Graham's decision to sell The Washington Post was his reverse Sophie's Choice moment.
"Many of the problems we face have no textbook solution, and so we - happily - invent new ones."
WASHINGTON - The Senate sided with traditional retailers and financially strapped state and local governments Monday by passing a bill that would widely subject online shopping - for many a largely tax-free frontier - to state sales taxes.
Gov. Jan Brewer, shown touring an Amazon warehouse in Phoenix last year, is pleased to put the sales-tax matter to rest without litigation, a spokesman said Friday.
PHOENIX - The nation's largest online retailer is going to start collecting sales tax on items ordered by its Arizona customers, which means Arizona buyers will soon be paying more.
Amazon.com Inc. unveiled new Kindle Fire models on Thursday. They are the latest challengers to the iPad and come amid expectations that Apple will start selling a mini iPad soon.
NEW YORK - Amazon.com says it has sold out of its Kindle Fire tablet computer amid expectations of a new model for the holiday season.
Pamela Gordon sells her products online at sites like Etsy, Amazon and Ebay. Her decals are for Apple product like Macbook laptops and iPad tablets.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Painters, potters, designers and artists have found another forum to display and sell their work.
PHOENIX - Arizona retailers are asking Gov. Jan Brewer to start negotiations with the nation's largest online retailer to get it to start collecting state and local sales taxes.
PHOENIX - One of the nation's largest online retailers beat back a bid by state lawmakers Thursday to make it start collecting and paying taxes on its sales to Arizona residents.