Tarrah Gibbons
October 15, 2019 - 8:55 am
Some of us may be guilty of swiping our cards a bit too much for online shopping. For one woman, she was swiping so much, she wanted to hide it from her husband. A Facebook post is gaining a lot of attention after a Texas woman shared how a postal worker got her message with her doormat. Ebony...
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Jacquie Cadorette
August 22, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is experiencing record-breaking fires, and scientists are warning about what this could mean for climate change. According to CNN , fires in the Amazon have been tracked by the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) since 2013 and are now burning at the highest...
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Johnny Lopez
July 30, 2019 - 10:41 am
Nobody wants a cake that tastes like a cardboard box, but if it looks like one, then that’s a different story! Emily McGuire is avid shopper on Amazon and is used to receiving boxes from the online retailer several times a week. So when her husband, Mac, surprised her with a birthday cake that was...
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July 15, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Amazon Prime Day is here and presenting consumers with some of the best deals of the year. The huge sale now tops Black Friday and Cyber Monday in terms of how much people spend, and the deals are often much better. Deals are offered exclusively to Amazon Prime members, so now is the time to start...
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July 07, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By Kelly Meyers (via 107.9 The Link ) Are you ready to get your shop on for Amazon 's 5th annual Prime Day? It's coming up on July 15th, so just two weeks away. As the day gets closer, more and more experts are giving consumers some great tips on the items that you should definitely buy if you have...
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September 21, 2017 - 8:18 pm
Gov. John Bel Edwards says he misspoke Wednesday, when he said on his monthly radio show, “Ask the Governor,” that Louisiana has landed a regional Amazon distribution center. In a written statement this afternoon, Edwards says, “In fielding a call from a listener on my radio show this week...
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July 28, 2017 - 9:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day...
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June 16, 2017 - 9:04 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, a strong move to expand its growing reach into groceries. Inc. will pay $42 per share for Whole Foods Market Inc., including debt. That marks an 18 percent premium to Whole Foods’...
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Jim Hanzo
April 10, 2017 - 8:56 am
Are record numbers of people cutting the cord when it comes to canceling their pay TV subscriptions? During the second quarter of 2016, roughly 812,000 U.S. customers canceled their cable and satellite TV subscriptions, according to SNL Kagan. It comes during a time when Louisiana Governor John Bel...
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