Amazon building collapse
February 17, 2019 - 10:44 am
Opponents of Amazon’s planned Long Island City headquarters remain unapologetic as the city absorbs the news that the company no longer wants to be here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy Amazon to Newark
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February 15, 2019 - 5:29 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is asking Amazon to take a second look at the state’s largest city for the location of their second headquarters now that the online retailer has backed out of plans to move to New York City.
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February 15, 2019 - 9:05 am
Lawmakers are introducing anti-tax incentive bills in the wake of the Amazon headquarters fallout.
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Long Island City
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February 15, 2019 - 7:09 am
Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine's Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians angry about nearly $3 billion in tax breaks and the company's anti-union stance.
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Long Island City Amazon
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February 14, 2019 - 5:30 pm
On the streets of Queens, reaction to Amazon's decision to cancel its headquarters differed among the residents and local businesses.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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February 14, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The Amazon opposition is celebrating a hard-won victory in getting the online retailer to back out of an agreement to bring a second headquarters to Long Island City.
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Amazon Headquarters
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February 14, 2019 - 3:38 pm
Amazon has canceled plans to build its second headquarters in New York City.
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Anti-Amazon Gianaris Van Bramer
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February 09, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Anti-Amazon activists tried to spread the word in Queens Saturday that the e-commerce giant is bad for business in the borough.
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FILE- In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO, speaks at The Economic Club of Washington's Milestone Celebration in Washington. Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man and CEO of Amazon, is publicly accusing The National Enquirer in a blog post of trying to blackmail him by threatening to release more intimate photos of him unless he calls off an investigation into how that information was obtained in the first place. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
February 08, 2019 - 7:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — First it was a heart-wrenching tweet that he and his wife were getting a divorce after 25 years. Then a tabloid revealed that he'd been having an affair, releasing texts and photos of him and his mistress. As if either of those weren't distracting enough, now Jeff Bezos — the world'...
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Amazon Jeff Bezos
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February 08, 2019 - 4:08 pm
Amazon may be reconsidering its plan to set up shop in New York City, according to a Washington Post report.
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