If you're an existing Amazon Prime subscriber, are you thinking about canceling your subscription because of the price increase? Starting May 11, a Prime membership will cost $119, which is $20 increase from the current $99. For the first time, Amazon's founder and CEO Jeff Bezos recently disclosed the company had more than 100 million Prime subscribers, globally.
Amazon shares have risen in after-hours trading after it reported a better-than-expected 43% rise in first quarter sales to $51bn. Today's increase to the annual Prime membership makes the pricing a little closer to the monthly cost, but customers are still saving substantially by subscribing to the annual membership rather than monthly.
The fee was increased to help Amazon cover rising shipping costs and to pay for video-streaming content and technology investments, said RJ Hottovy, an equity analyst at Morningstar Inc. Analysts estimated operating income of $1.13 billion of operating income and sales of $52.3 billion.
Amazon Web Services (AWS), which handles data and computing for large enterprises in the cloud, saw its profit margin expand in the quarter.
Annual Prime members can expect to receive an email with their renewal details sometime next month, according to Amazon.
The company said it wants to help combat underage use and maintains their product is meant to be an alternative for adult smokers. But the agency made a decision to delay regulations until 2022 as part of a plan to overhaul tobacco regulations .
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is investigating those cases to see if they are related to the nationwide outbreak. Intestinal bleeding and serious complications such as hemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS) may also develop in some people.
Refugees in Lebanon makes up a quarter of the country's population. "In 2018, the humanitarian drama.is actually at its peak". I am glad to announce that delegations here today have made a collective pledge of 4.4 billion USA dollars for 2018.
Visitors take photos in front of the Facebook logo at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., on March 28, 2018. It has also sought information on entities operating under the umbrella of Cambridge Analytica and details of directors.
They have lost a series of legal challenges against a High Court ruling in February that Alder Hey could withdraw ventilation. British toddler Alfie Evans has shocked his doctors by continuing to survive hours after his life support was withdrawn.
The government contends that the president's order does not discriminate on the basis of either nationality or religion . They also voiced skepticism about the relevance of Trump's campaign promises and statements regarding Muslims.
Daybreak are promising that the game will run at 60fps on PS4 Pro, which presumably implies it won't on a standard PlayStation 4. Of course, the forthcoming PlayStation 4 version of H1Z1 is so much more than a simple rehash of a PC game brought to consoles.
In "A" grade hospitals, patient safety is a top priority. "We encourage community members to look at more than one rating system". The Spring 2018 hospital safety report card from The Leapfrog Group awarded an "A" grade to Carondelet St.
The next key technical level for the 10-year yield is 3.05 percent, which would put the yield at its highest level since 2011. Brent crude added 0.6 per cent to $74.43 a barrel and USA crude futures were 0.5 per cent higher at $68.38 a barrel.
AJ Styles reunited The Club on SmackDown but they found themselves on the wrong end of a beating from Shinsuke Nakamura. Peyton Royce pinned Lynch with a roll-up, giving Asuka a loss in her Smackdown debut.
In addition, the Japanese government is increasingly pressuring drug companies to limit or cut prices of blockbuster medicines. Inc.to develop and sell its cancer drug Lenvima, both alone and in combination with Merck's immunotherapy product, Keytruda.
Pompeo Confirmed US Secretary of State, Begins Middle East Trip
On Tuesday, Mr Trump described the North Korean ruler as "very honourable", after months of deriding him as "Little Rocket Man". US Ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison said she was "pleased that he will be leading the delegation" to the NATO meeting.
EPA's Pruitt grilled over management, ethics concerns
Despite that, Bloomberg reports that White House officials have been advising Republicans to scale back their support for Pruitt. Allies of Pruitt circulated a 23-page defense of the embattled administrator in advance of his high-profile testimony.
How to Watch Arsenal vs. Atletico Madrid
Arsenal are world beaters on the edge of the opposition penalty area, they just fall apart like a jigsaw when they are in the box. With the away goal, Atletico has to be considered the favorite to progress to the final on May 16 in the French city of Lyon.
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The Pacers led 93-91 with about 4 1/2 minutes left before James and Kyle Korver combined for 11 of the Cavaliers' final 13 points. Middleton's steal led to a wide open corner three for Malcolm Brogdon , a shot he made easily to give the Bucks a two point lead.
Prince Harry and His Best Man Lead Today's Star Sightings
Us exclusively revealed in December that Harry had asked the former Royal Air Force helicopter pilot to be his best man. The two brothers are known to share a close relationship with each other and Harry decision is no big surprise.
Facebook rules: What exactly is banned?
But it has now published them and made them more specific, spelling out the sometimes uncomfortable details of what it will allow. Though Facebook's content moderation is still very much driven by humans, the company does use technology to assist in its work.
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The "Monster" artist also thanked the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office for their efforts in bringing justice to the table. Meek Mill performs during the 2015 BET Awards in Los Angeles, California, US, June 28, 2015.
Kim to cross border on foot for inter-Korean summit
Moon and Kim are expected to hold a photo session and a reception meeting before holding official summit talks from 10:30 a.m. Shielded by North Korea's extreme opaqueness, Kim has posed a special set of profiling problems for USA spy agencies.
Ford will cull passenger auto range in US
Shanks wouldn't say whether Ford would need to eliminate jobs to achieve the additional $11.5 billion in cost cuts. Next to get booted of the United States range will be the Fiesta and it will be discontinued by May 2019.
Davis wills Pelicans to playoff series win
The New Orleans Pelicans were the first team to reach the second round of this year's National Basketball Association playoffs. Along with his career high in points, Davis averaged 12 rebounds, three blocks and shot 57 percent from the field.
Three shot at Dallas Home Depot store: Gunman at large
Dallas Fire-Rescue confirmed three people were transported from the scene, but did not release any further information. The law enforcement response, according to Hall, included several local, state and national agencies.