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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Jeff Bezos
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February 08, 2019 - 12:42 pm
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says the National Enquirer is threatening to publish revealing photographs of him unless his private investigators back off the tabloid.
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Michael Gianaris and Andrew Cuomo
February 05, 2019 - 3:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says lawmakers are “playing politics” by nominating an Amazon critic to a state board with the power to veto the project.
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New York skyline
February 05, 2019 - 12:22 pm
Sayonara, San Francisco! New York is now the best place for technology on the planet, according to a new study.
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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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