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May 09, 2019 - 11:34 am
Now those advocates say the kids' version of Amazon's Alexa won't forget what children tell it, even after parents try to delete the conversations. For that and other alleged privacy flaws they found while testing the service, they're now asking the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday to...
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March 18, 2019 - 12:28 pm
A new poll has found a vast majority of New Yorkers want Amazon to reconsider setting up shop in Queens -- and many blame Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for the deal disintegrating, going so far as to refer to her as a "villain."
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March 12, 2019 - 11:15 am
Learn more about three companies who are committed to increasing their sustainability efforts into the next decade and beyond.
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February 22, 2019 - 1:39 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is breaking his silence on Amazon’s decision not to open up shop in Queens amid a community backlash.
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February 21, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Opponents already convinced Amazon not to build a new headquarters in Long Island City, but they’re not done with the online retailer yet.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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February 21, 2019 - 11:15 am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter early Thursday morning to hit back at a billboard in Times Square that blames her for Amazon’s decision to go rein in plans for a new headquarters in Queens.
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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shake hands during a news conference in New York. Cuomo and de Blasio trumpeted Amazon's decision to build a $2.5 billion campus in the Queens borough of New York as a major coup. Neither one expected the near immediate local backlash that would cause Amazon to cancel their plans on Feb. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
February 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In early November, word began to leak that Amazon was serious about choosing New York to build a giant new campus. The city was eager to lure the company and its thousands of high-paying tech jobs, offering billions in tax incentives and lighting the Empire State Building in Amazon...
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In this Feb. 14, 2019 photo provided by Newark Alliance, Laurie Ross, an actor with the event planners at Life 'O the Party, holds a message reading "NJ & Newark Still Love U, Amazon!" while arriving at an Amazon office in New York. The love note came despite Amazon saying it's not seeking a new site. (Matthew Cossel/Winning Strategies for Newark Alliance via AP)
February 15, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant. Officials in Newark, New Jersey, one of the 18 finalists that Amazon rejected in November when it announced plans to put its new headquarters in New York and northern Virginia...
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Long Island City
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February 15, 2019 - 7:10 am
Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine's Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians angry about nearly $3 billion in tax breaks and the company's anti-union stance.
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February 14, 2019 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Amazon has canceled its plans to open a second headquarters in Long Island City. LISTEN LIVE: Amazon pulls out of plans to come to New York "After much thought and deliberation, we’ve decided not to move forward with our plans to build a headquarters for Amazon in Long...
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