Amazon.com Inc. posted its lowest quarterly profit in a year as it invested heavily to meet consumer demand for more orders delivered faster.
(CNN) Police in riot gear faced off with protesters on horseback as the monthslong protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline came to a head Thursday.
But Amazon shares still fall in after hours trading. For its third quarter, Amazon Web Services reported sales of $3.2 billion, up nearly 55% from $2.08 billion for the year-ago period.
Japan's Nikkei Stock Average was a bright spot in Asia on Friday morning, with other markets downbeat as a weaker yen and gains in global bond yields lifted Japanese financials.
TRANSPORTATION. Uber wants to develop flying cars. Uber Technologies Inc., still in the midst of trying to remake transportation on the ground, is exploring the viability of an aircraft that can take off and land vertically for city use.