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Amazon to begin collecting sales taxes in Maine next month

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Amazon said it will begin collecting sales tax on purchases shipped to Maine addresses next month. The online retailer has been working in recent months to reach agreements in a handful of remaining states where it doesn’t collect sales taxes. The agreement in Maine, first reported by WMTW-TV, was confirmed by […]
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Leonardo will build its T-100 aircraft in the United States if the company wins the U.S. Air Force's T-X trainer replacement competition.
Home of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers could become part of the National Park Service.              
AFTER energy giants Total, it looks like ENI will likewise operate – albeit grudgingly – out of the port of Limassol for their scheduled drilling operations, slated to get underway later this year. “
BRAMPTON, Ont. - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending his government's decision to provide federal assistance to Bombardier after the company's senior executives saw their compensation rise by n
Fast-food burger chains Carl’s Jr. and McDonald’s are getting back to the basics: hamburgers. Carl’s Jr. and its sibling, Hardee’s, rolled out a new advertisement Wednesday branding themselves as
The administration said its next move on regulating broadband service would be to jettison the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules, which were intended to safeguard free expression online.
MONTREAL/QUEBEC CITY (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc should consider its decision to award top executives pay rises of up to 50 percent in light of a public backlash at a time when the company has laid of
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A floating oil platform off Newfoundland has had a near-miss with an iceberg the size of a small office building. Husky Energy says a "medium size" iceberg came within 180 metres o
FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick government will ban union and corporate donations to political parties in the province as of June 1. Just last week, the government announced a list of electoral refor
Darden’s newly acquired Cheddar Scratch Kitchen will eventually move support jobs from Texas to Orlando, the company confirmed Thursday. Darden Restaurant announced the deal to buy Cheddar’s Scratch K
A Senate committee approved a study Thursday that could clear the way for the home of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers to become a National Park Service site.          
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday it will vote in April to reverse a 2016 rule adopted by the Obama administration that limits the number of television
Employees at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency personnel will work with Esri to gain familiarity with new private sector technologies and methodologies.
Project management (PM) leaders fear a Brexit skills shortage, according to a survey by the Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute (PMI).
Women’s fashion chain Bebe is closing three stores in Orlando and at least six more in South Florida as the company reportedly prepares to close all stores nationwide. Orlando area stores at Florida M
On Thursday, SpaceX will try to launch a cheaper, partiallyused rocket to take a communications satellite into orbit.
As a candidate, the president said he would “open up our libel laws,” but in fact states have the authority to shape those laws.
U.S. stocks gained on Thursday, led by financial shares, after data showed U.S. economic growth was stronger than previously reported last quarter, helped by robust consumer spending.
In true Carolina fashion, the NC legislature just passed a buzzer-beater bill repealing the infamous Bathroom Bill, right in the nick of time to be considered a championship site by the NCAA. But acti
(Reuters) - Anthem Inc is likely to exit from a large portion of its Obamacare individual insurance markets next year, Jefferies analysts said, nearly a week after Republican leaders pulled legislati
It’s as if God said to Nicklaus, ‘You will have skills like no other,’ then whispered to Palmer, ‘but they will love you more.’
The Nevada Legislature will once again debate a law that would halt plans to build thousands of homes near Red Rock Canyon.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said Thursday it will vote in April to reverse a 2016 rule adopted by the Obama administration that limits the number of television st
Amid the bankruptcy of its Westinghouse subsidiary, Toshiba has already been working on an all new zero-carbon power source.
A mayoral candidate in Pearl who turned himself in last week on charges that he shot his neighbor's dog now says the dog died of the canine disease distemper.            &nb
REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he has landed meetings with two members of Donald Trump's cabinet next week, including the president's point man on NAFTA. Wall is scheduled to be in Wash
As an incentive to get people to sign up and converse with someone from elsewhere on the political spectrum, Hi From The Other Side is offering a Starbucks gift card for each pair of conversationalis
Not only is the the proposed financing deal by SC STL investors (which would help bring MLS to St. Louis) one of the most fiscally responsible public-private sports facility partnerships I've seen, bu
There are 170 Kentucky Derby points on the line in New Orleans on Saturday. Will a new face appear on the Kentucky Derby scene?
TORONTO - It's happened to so many of us: You need a water bottle — or cellphone, laptop bag or toaster — and turn to the Internet to find the best of the bunch, only to have a seemingly simple search
Rheinmetall Denel Munition of South Africa is supplying mine-clearance equipment to an unidentified country, the company announced this week.
An ordinary sunny afternoon at Kennedy Space Center today set the stage for a possible historic launch scheduled tonight. Fishermen fought their prey on boats near the banks of the Indian River. A Ken
DETROIT (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's Jeep chief Mike Manley said on Thursday that despite a deliberate reduction in fleet sales by the brand, full-year 2017 U.S. sales should still be
Mohammad Irfan has been banned from the sport after breaching anti-corruption codes. The fast bowler is prohibited from taking part in all formats of the game after the Pakistani Cricket Board found h

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