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New York Residents Grapple With Their Gigantic New Roommate, Amazon

New York Residents Grapple With Their Gigantic New Roommate, Amazon

19 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Amazon will bring 25,000 workers with it to NYC. But will this community benefit from those jobs?
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Amazon HQ2 comes at a ‘steep price,' the left says

51 minutes ago   |   AJC

Amazon HQ2 comes at a ‘steep price,' the left says
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Oracle Claimed that Bidding for the Pentagon's Massive Cloud Contract Favors Amazon. The Government Is Unconvinced

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Oracle has failed in its bid to protest against a $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract bidding process that the company-and many others-claim is designed for Amazon to...
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Think Walmart Can't Beat Amazon? Think Again: E-Commerce Extends Streak of Big Sales Gains

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Walmart ‘s strategy of blending stores and e-commerce to push back at Amazon.com is working. The world's largest retailer wmt reported on Thursday that comparable sales at its...
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The Cybersecurity 202: Amazon's HQ2 pick puts it in the Pentagon's backyard

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

The move to the heart of the defense industry could boost government contracts
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Bernie Sanders Dangles a New Incentive to Get Walmart to Pay $15 Minimum Wage: Stock Buybacks

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders is announcing a bill on Thursday that would force big companies to pay their lowest-earning workers before shareholders. The details echo his...
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Amazon Go competitor Standard Cognition raises $40 million to expand its cashierless store solution

Amazon Go competitor Standard Cognition raises $40 million to expand its cashierless store solution

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Standard Cognition, a cashierless startup aiming to compete with the likes of Amazon, has raised $40 million from Initialized Capital and others.
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The 10 Best Fiction Books of 2018

The 10 Best Fiction Books of 2018

2 hours ago   |   Time

The best of this year's fiction deals with prisons of all kinds - literal ones, but also dead-end jobs, luxury apartments and uncomfortable home states. Vibrant protagonists...
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New York Today: New York Today: Snow Is Coming, Resisting Amazon and Powerball's $343.8 Million Winner

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Thursday: A messy afternoon storm and a lottery player's plans.
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The Argument: Is Amazon Bad for America?

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

And is President Trump actually good for the Republican Party?
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Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules. Read more ...

Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia says 11 suspects indicted, prosecutors requesting death penalty for 5 for writer Jamal Khashoggi's killing. Read more ...

Stapleton wins at CMA Awards, honors California bar shooting victims

Stapleton wins at CMA Awards, honors California bar shooting victims

Chris Stapleton won single and song of the year for his Grammy-winning hit, "Broken Halos." Read more ...

Luke Walton salutes 'unselfish' LeBron James after he surpasses Wilt Chamberlain

Luke Walton salutes 'unselfish' LeBron James after he surpasses Wilt Chamberlain

LeBron James moved past former Laker Wilt Chamberlain on the all-time NBA scoring list with 44 points against the Trail Blazers. Read more ...

Michael Avenatti reportedly arrested on domestic violence accusations

Michael Avenatti reportedly arrested on domestic violence accusations

Star attorney Michael Avenatti was arrested on accusations of domestic violence, multiple news outlets reported on Wednesday, citing Los Angeles police. Avenatti represents the... Read more ...

Police: 44 dead dogs found in freezers at New Jersey home

Police: 44 dead dogs found in freezers at New Jersey home

Detectives found 44 dead dogs in plastic bags stored in freezers at a New Jersey home, state police said Wednesday. Read more ...

Theresa May suffers more resignations as Esther McVey resigns over May's...

Theresa May suffers more resignations as Esther McVey resigns over May's Brexit deal

LONDON - Ester McVey, the secretary of state for work and pensions, has resigned from her post in protest at May's Brexit plan. The minister joined Brexit Secretary Dominic... Read more ...

Human rights court rules arrests of Russian opposition leader as political

Human rights court rules arrests of Russian opposition leader as political

STRASBOURG, France - The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Russian authorities' arrests of opposition leader Alexei Navalny were politically driven. The European... Read more ...

2 dead, 44 hurt in tour bus crash on icy highway ramp in Mississippi...

2 dead, 44 hurt in tour bus crash on icy highway ramp in Mississippi, authorities say

Two people were killed and dozens of others were injured after a tour bus crashed in Mississippi, authorities say. Read more ...

Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov gave a 5-year-old a $36,000 Mercedes for...

Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov gave a 5-year-old a $36,000 Mercedes for doing 4,105 push-ups

Ramzan Kadyrov, leader of Chechnya, gave a 5-year-old boy a Mercedes C180 for doing 4,105 push-ups in a row. Rahim Kurayev posted an Instagram video of Kadyrov giving him the... Read more ...