High court worries about abandoning online sales tax rule

The Supreme Court sounded concerned Tuesday about doing away with a rule that has meant shoppers don’t always get charged sales tax when they...

Starbucks to train workers on ‘unconscious bias,’ CEO says

Starbucks wants to add training for store managers on “unconscious bias,” CEO Kevin Johnson said Monday, as activists held more protests at a Philadelphia...

ABC makes unusual decision to release all of Comey talk

Before airing George Stephanopoulos’ interview with former FBI Director James Comey, ABC News made the unusual decision of releasing a full transcript of its...

Georgia seaports report double-digit growth for March

Georgia’s seaports are reporting double-digit growth last month in volumes of containerized cargo as well as automobiles and heavy machinery. The Georgia Ports Authority said...

Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested

The CEO of Starbucks Corp. said he wants to personally apologize to two black men who were arrested while sitting inside one of the...

Clicking ‘checkout’ could cost more after Supreme Court case

Sales Tax: $0. Online shoppers have gotten used to seeing that line on checkout screens before they click “purchase.” But a case before the Supreme...

Driverless cars give hope to blind – are automakers onboard?

In 2012, Steve Mahan, who is blind, climbed into the driver’s seat of a self-driving car and rolled up to the drive-thru of a...

US publishers worry about pricier newsprint with new tariffs

Newspaper publishers across the U.S. already strapped by years of declining revenue say they’re dealing with an existential threat: Recently imposed tariffs on Canadian...

Delta 1Q results top Street as passenger, cargo revenue rise

Airlines are struggling to raise prices, but they keep posting impressive profits by raising money other ways — charging extra for checking a bag...

Perdue Farms to create 125 jobs, invest $42M in Georgia county

Gov. Nathan Deal announced Tuesday that Perdue Farms will create 125 new jobs and invest $42 million to expand its cooking operation in Houston...