New York City mayor Bill de Blasio strongly suggested on Friday that Amazon boss Jeff Bezos pulled out of his plans to build a second corporate headquarters in the Big Apple because of fallout stemming.. The Wrap - Published
Three people are dead after an Amazon Prime Air cargo plane crashed near Houston on Saturday, in what Amazon is calling a “terrible tragedy.”
The Boeing 767 jet, operated by Atlas Air, was.. The Wrap - Published
Amazon.com Inc said Thursday it will not build a new headquarters in New York after all. Reuters reports the mega-corporation has decided to completely throw out its previously announced plans to build..
New York (CNN Business)Amazon is ditching its plans to build a new headquarters in New York after facing backlash from members of the community. "After much thought and deliberation, we've decided not..
Amazon has backed out of its plan to build a satellite headquarters in Queens, New York, The New York Times reported Thursday morning. In a statement provided to the Times, the e-commerce giant said:..
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1. *Amazon cancels its planned HQ2 in New York City*. The tech giant had announced it would bring 25,000 jobs to a campus in Queens' Long Island City neighborhood... Business Insider - Published
Amazon has scrapped its controversial plan to build a New York corporate campus in Queens. Announced in 2017, an east-coast HQ2 was to be split into two sites—one in the Virginia suburbs of.. geek.com - Published Also reported by •Politico •CBS News
President Trump says he will sign a border funding compromise to avert a shutdown, but will also declare a national emergency in order to build a border wall. Also, Amazon cancels plans for New York. NPR - Published
Amazon is abandoning plans for a headquarters in New York City after facing resistance from some local politicians who objected to giving the company billions of dollars in tax incentives. Wall Street Journal - Published Also reported by •bizjournals
Amazon announced Thursday that it's canceling its plans to build a second headquarters in New York City. Later the same day, The Washington Post reported the FTC and Facebook are negotiating a record.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Politico •CBC.ca
Many New Yorkers are [INS: cheering Amazon's decision :INS] to abandon its plans for another headquarters in Queens. But its decision to scuttle plans for an HQ2 altogether rubs salt in the wounds of.. Mashable - Published
Here's the latest for Thursday February 14th: Amazon cancels plans for its NYC HQ, Moment of silence in Florida for Parkland shooting, Over 100 Measles cases reported in US since beginning of 2019, A.. USATODAY.com - Published
In a stunning development, Amazon said Thursday it will no longer pursue a second headquarters in New York City amid local political opposition.
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· On Thursday, Amazon announced plans to cancel its HQ2 project in New York City and while doing so, the company threw some local New York City politicians under the bus.
· "A number of state and.. Business Insider - Published
· *Amazon on Thursday announced it had canceled its planned HQ2 project for New York City.*
· In a blog post announcing its plans, Amazon called out state and local politicians for their.. Business Insider - Published
· Amazon has canceled its plans to open HQ2 in New York City, the e-commerce giant announced on Thursday.
· The decision comes after months of backlash from some New Yorkers and local.. Business Insider - Published
· *Amazon is no longer opening up a HQ2 in New York City, it announced on Thursday. *
· *One of the major concerns about Amazon's project was that it would cause prices to skyrocket in Long Island.. Business Insider - Published
· Amazon said it won't reopen its HQ2 search after abandoning plans to open a corporate campus in New York City.
· "We do not intend to reopen the HQ2 search at this time," Amazon said. "We will.. Business Insider - Published
Citing opposition from local politicians and community activists, Amazon abruptly announced Thursday that it has cancelled its plans to build its second headquarters in New York City. CBC.ca - Published
Facing increasing opposition from activists and some lawmakers, Amazon has decided to pull out of the deal to build a corporate campus in New York City. The decision comes after a lengthy.. Gothamist - Published