Amazon spokesman Ty Rogers said Friday the online retailer will be required to collect the 6.25 percent tax starting Feb. 1.
The company made the announcement about the $75 million project on Tuesday. The jobs figure would be reached by 2017.
Show mom how much you appreciate all she does by getting her something from E.S.P.’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide.
What may seem like the package-delivery technology of tomorrow has really already arrived. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
Customers can ship up to six bottles for a fee of $9.99, according to Amazon.
The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.
Some of the biggest stores have started offering shoppers something new this holiday season to help them “Survive This Economy.” Many major retailers have offered price matching, including for online competitors.
Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.
Spend Mother’s Day appreciating mom, but don’t forget the gift! Check out this online gift guide for options to make her holiday unforgettable.
A sharp-eyed 16-year-old birdwatcher has spotted a bedraggled visitor, who has migrated about 7,000 miles from home.
Tablet computers are a hot gift for Christmas. Sales are up 264% this year, with the iPad leading the way, but the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet are picking up steam.
With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to think about that shopping list. Here are a few gift ideas for those creative types.
Uncovering worthy gifts for the adventurous world traveler can be difficult. From a travel diary to a language course to a tricked-out Nikon camera, presents that are both fun and useful are the way to go.
Illinois has big budget problems, but filling the gap with money from Internet revenue is a plan that just is not working.
Amazon.com has cut ties with its Illinois affiliates in the wake of a new law requiring such online stores to collect sales taxes.
Internet shoppers in Illinois will soon find themselves having to pay sales tax on some purchases they make online, under a new state law signed by Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday.
A do-it-yourself gastric bypass surgery kit somehow popped up for sale on Amazon.com Monday.
A Chicago parenting blog is among the chorus across the country calling for a boycott of Amazon.com over the sale of a “pedophile’s guide.”