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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019 file photo, people stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York. While other companies are shrinking, Amazon is growing. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
WRVA News
September 09, 2020 - 11:57 am
By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is on a hiring spree. In the latest sign of how it's prospering while others are faltering during the pandemic, Amazon said Wednesday it is seeking to bring aboard 33,000 people for corporate and tech roles in the next few months. It's the...
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 The four Big Tech leaders will answer for their companies’ practices before Congress at a hearing by the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Evan Vucci, Jeff Chiu, Jens Meyer)
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Evan Vucci, Jeff Chiu, Jens Meyer)
WRVA News
July 29, 2020 - 1:09 pm
By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Big Tech CEOs — Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple — are set to answer for their companies’ practices before Congress as a House panel caps its yearlong investigation of market...
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Democratic New York 14th Congressional District candidate Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, right, distributes masks at the St. Mark AME Church – The Voices of Hagar food pantry during the coronavirus pandemic, Tuesday, May 12, 2020, in the Flushing neighborhood o
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
AP News
June 11, 2020 - 9:33 am
Tables turned, Ocasio-Cortez plays defense in primary fight
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People leave a vandalized Target store in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, May 30, 2020, during protests against the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody in Minneapolis.
(AP Photo/Noah Berger)
AP News
May 31, 2020 - 11:19 pm
Protests force Target, CVS and Walmart to close some stores
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Postal workers wear masks and gloves during the coronavirus pandemic as they physically distance from each other at the United States Postal Service processing and distribution center on Thursday, April 30, 2020, in Oakland, Calif.
(AP Photo/Ben Margot)
AP News
May 12, 2020 - 4:30 pm
House rescue package includes $25 billion for Postal Service
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FILE - In this June 15, 2017, file photo, bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss., sit inside this shopping cart. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
AP News
March 31, 2020 - 11:39 am
Some workers walked out of their job at a time when they were most needed. Read to find out why.
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Jeff Katz
March 24, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Though many Americans have lost their jobs over the coronavirus, companies all over the nation are hiring hundreds of thousands of new employees. Check out who's hiring!
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Jeff Katz
March 17, 2020 - 4:12 pm
Amazon announced that it is seeking to hire 100,000 new employees to help fulfill a massive influx of new orders due to the coronavirus. Find out more below!
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Richmond Police looking for suspect who stole an Amazon package from an apartment complex on Semmes Avenue on February 8 (Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
(Photo Credit: Richmond Police)
WRVA News
March 10, 2020 - 3:47 pm
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Richmond Police detectives need the public's help to identify the suspect who is suspected of stealing a package last month. On Saturday, February 8, an unknown man entered the mailroom at an apartment complex in the 800 block of Semmes Avenue and stole an Amazon package. He was...
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FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2020 file photo, rows of hand sanitizer are seen empty at a Walgreens in Idaho Falls, Idaho. (John Roark/The Idaho Post-Register via AP, file)
(John Roark/The Idaho Post-Register via AP, file)
AP News
March 03, 2020 - 4:43 pm
By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The hand sanitizers on Amazon were overpriced. A Walmart this weekend was completely sold out. Only on his third try was Ken Smith able to find the clear gel — at a Walgreens, where three bottles of Purell were left. He bought two. “I didn’t want to...
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