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Donald Trump Oval Office
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February 22, 2019 - 4:53 pm
President Donald Trump on Friday said Amazon’s departure was a “big loss” for New York City.
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Amazon Hearing
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January 30, 2019 - 12:52 pm
The deal to bring Amazon to Long Island City may have a new stumbling block to face as local union leaders begin to speak up in opposition to the agreement.
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Amazon Headquarters
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December 03, 2018 - 7:34 pm
When the Amazon deal is completed, the company will need to hire tens of thousands of new employees, and when it does, the National Urban League is hoping the retail giant will break from it’s old habits.
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Amazon Headquarters Protest
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November 26, 2018 - 2:48 pm
New Yorkers took their protest of Amazon’s second headquarters to the source on Cyber Monday.
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Andrew Cuomo
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November 20, 2018 - 1:05 pm
Amazon’s deal to build a new headquarters in New York is worth about $3 billion in financial incentives, and some wonder why the numbers weren’t revealed until after the agreement was finalized.
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November 19, 2018 - 6:59 pm
Amazon’s Long Island City headquarters has not opened yet, but already people are worried about its impact in the city’s transit system.
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Amazon LIC Headquarters
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November 17, 2018 - 12:47 pm
Shawn Smith has heard the promises before. When new hotels sprang up near the public housing complex in Queens where he's lived for 17 years, residents were told they would bring jobs and economic opportunity.
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Amazon Headquarters
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November 14, 2018 - 6:37 pm
While protesters gathered in Long Island City Wednesday to rally against the decision to build Amazon’s second headquarters in Queens, others were looking forward to the possible improvements that may come from the deal.
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Long Island City Amazon
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November 14, 2018 - 10:31 am
Much of the New York City neighborhood selected by Amazon for one of its new headquarters is in a federal "opportunity zone," a designation created by President Donald Trump's tax overhaul that offers developers potentially millions of dollars in capital gains tax breaks to invest in high-poverty,...
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