Business

In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo people walk into the lobby for Amazon offices in New York.
Mark Lennihan/AP Photo, File
AP News
September 09, 2019 - 10:30 am
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is going on a hiring spree. The online shopping giant is holding job fairs across the country next week, aiming to hire more than 30,000 people by early next year, a 5% bump in its total workforce. Amazon is looking for all kinds of workers...
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April 18, 2017: A conference worker passes a demo booth at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference, in San Jose, Calif.
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AP News
September 06, 2019 - 10:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two groups of states are targeting Facebook and Google in separate antitrust probes, widening the scrutiny of Big Tech beyond sweeping federal and congressional investigations into their market dominance. Facebook and Google are two of the world's largest and most ubiquitous tech...
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Hahnemann University Hospital
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Mike DeNardo
September 05, 2019 - 3:42 pm
A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of Hahnemann University Hospital's 570 residency slots for $55 million. Read more here.
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Mike DeNardo
September 04, 2019 - 6:54 pm
A federal bankruptcy judge in Wilmington says he'll rule Thursday on whether Hahnemann Hospital can sell its medical residency program.
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Vigil outside El Paso Walmart after shooting
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AP News
September 03, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Walmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws allow it.
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In Aug. 2, 2019, photo, Hadi Shakuur, CEO and founder of Muzbnb, a home-sharing site for Muslims, poses for a photograph in Washington.
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AP News
September 03, 2019 - 12:09 pm
By See-Ann Durbin, AP Business Writer Every few months, social media lights up with a story or viral video about discrimination in home-sharing: A host kicks out a black guest or cancels a gay couple's booking or doesn't respond to a Muslim woman's inquiry. The dominant brands — Airbnb, Booking.com...
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Ocean City Boardwalk.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
It’s been a banner year for many businesses down the shore, and some stores on the Ocean City boardwalk say they have Mother Nature to thank.
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Nurses union protest
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
August 29, 2019 - 6:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital is set to close next week, and nurses are furious because they say another hospital is meddling in preventing a potential sale. Two local, unnamed hospitals have reported interest in buying Hahnemann and bringing it back to what it was...
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Kim Glovas
August 28, 2019 - 4:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Another suitor has emerged as the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery winds it's way through bankruptcy proceedings. Phil Rinaldi, who originally formed PES in 2012 then retired in 2017, says a combination of local and nationally elected officials and union members...
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Marriott bans little shampoo bottles
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Mike DeNardo
August 28, 2019 - 8:24 am
(Associated Press) — It could be lights out for tiny toiletries. Marriott International, the world's largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it will eliminate small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel from its hotel rooms worldwide by December 2020. They'll be replaced with larger...
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