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Jeff Katz
June 24, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Looks like crybaby Jim Acosta's book whining about how hard it is to tell the truth in Trumps' America isn't doing so well. The book has dropped all the way to #363 on Amazon. The Enemy Of The People: A Dangerous Time to Tell The Truth in America is Acosta's attempt to further undermine the...
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Visitors walk past an Boeing 737-800 BCF Amazon "Prime Air" cargo plane at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France, Tuesday, June 18, 2019.  (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
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June 18, 2019 - 12:52 pm
By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's fleet of jets is getting bigger. The online shopping giant said Tuesday that it will lease 15 more Boeing 737s as it seeks to grow its delivery business and get packages to shoppers' doorsteps faster. Amazon is in the midst of speeding up...
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Jeff Katz
June 10, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Amazon has recently put in for a patent that would allow its popular voice-activated personal assistant Alexa to remain on at all times - a move that has raised significant concerns among consumers. But the angst over this may be over-inflated, according to Bloomberg. Why? Click here to find out.
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This undated image provided by Amazon shows one of the company's delivery drones. (Jordan Stead/Amazon via AP)
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June 06, 2019 - 12:42 pm
By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amazon said Wednesday that it plans to use self-piloted drones to deliver packages to shoppers' home in the coming months. The online shopping giant did not give exact timing or say where the drones will be making deliveries. Amazon said its new...
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Gregg Henson
February 26, 2019 - 5:06 pm
Marine biologists in Brazil were shocked to discover a humpback whale last week that had washed ashore on a remote island in the Amazon River, at a time of the year when it should have already migrated thousands of miles to Antarctica. Click here to read more .
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Gregg Henson
February 20, 2019 - 5:31 pm
A billboard angry with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Amazon's pullout in Queens appears in the heart of Times Square. Check out the sign in Times Sq.! ⁦Thanks to @JobCreatorsUSA ⁩! pic.twitter.com/iIN0DTo8r2 — Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) February 20, 2019
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Richmond's Morning News with John Reid
February 15, 2019 - 10:15 am
Gary Hess fills in for John Reid today ... Trump to Declare National Emergency More Discussion of the National Emergency Declaration Amazon Withdraws from New York Raising the Age for Tobacco...
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February 14, 2019 - 12:21 pm
By JOSEPH PISANI , AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search. The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was...
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January 29, 2019 - 12:01 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After nine minutes of debate, the Virginia House sent a bill providing more than a half-billion dollars in incentives for Amazon to Gov. Ralph Northam for his signature. News outlets report that the House voted 83-16 on Monday in favor of the measure, which would create $550...
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Virginia Senate supports $550M in Amazon incentives.(Dreamstime)
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January 22, 2019 - 12:30 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Senate has voted to support more than a half-billion dollars in incentives for Amazon. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports the bill passed 35-5 on Monday would create $550 million in "post-performance" incentives for Amazon, based on job creation. The bill...
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