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Penn Book Center
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Paul Kurtz
August 27, 2019 - 3:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Penn Book Center co-owner Michael Row said he and his wife, Ashley Montague, were about to become two more victims of Amazon. "Amazon is selling a lot of the course materials at less than we can get them from the publisher," Row said. "And free shipping." They...
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A fire burns along the road to Jacunda National Forest, near the city of Porto Velho in the Vila Nova Samuel region which is part of Brazil's Amazon, Monday, Aug. 26, 2019.
Eraldo Peres/AP Photo
AP News
August 26, 2019 - 7:51 pm
PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) — The Group of Seven nations on Monday pledged tens of millions of dollars to help fight raging wildfires in the Amazon and protect its rainforest, even as Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro accused rich countries of treating the region like a "colony." The international...
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Capital One
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
August 23, 2019 - 7:19 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A woman accused of hacking Capital One and at least 30 other organizations is a flight risk, a threat and should be kept locked up until her trial, U.S. prosecutors said in court documents filed ahead of a Friday detention hearing in Seattle. Paige Thompson, a former Amazon software...
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This Aug. 15, 2019 satellite image from Maxar Technologies shows closeup view of a fire southwest of Porto Velho Brazil. Brazil's National Institute for Space Research, a federal agency monitoring deforestation and wildfires, said the country has seen a r
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AP News
August 22, 2019 - 6:28 am
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread deforestation. The growing threat to what some call "the lungs of the planet" has...
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FedEx
John Minchillo/AP, file
August 07, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies. The announcement Wednesday comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said...
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Amazon packages
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July 12, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) — Amazon has revealed what's on sale for Prime Day. The annual sales extravaganza begins this Monday and will run for 48 hours. Similar to previous Prime Days, Amazon is slashing prices and offering more than 1 million deals as a way to drum-up spending during...
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Items in "Amazon Prime" branded packaging are seen at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre on November 14, 2018 in Hemel Hempstead, England.
Leon Neal/Getty Images
July 11, 2019 - 8:53 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon will provide technical training to about one-third of its U.S. workforce at a cost of more than $700 million. Amazon, which like other companies has struggled to find technically qualified U.S. employees, said that it will provide its workers with the skills to transition into...
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Lady Gaga
Haus Laboratories
July 10, 2019 - 11:21 am
By Kendall Trammell (CNN) — Lady Gaga knows the world already has plenty of beauty brands. She still wants to introduce you to hers. The pop star released a video on Tuesday announcing her new beauty line, Haus Laboratories . "They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder," Gaga says in the video."...
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This Oct. 4, 2018, file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court at sunset in Washington.
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo, File
July 02, 2019 - 10:19 am
By David Cray, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America's best-known companies, have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and...
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Good Omens
Sophie Mutevelian/Amazon Studios
June 21, 2019 - 8:18 am
By Michelle Lou, CNN (CNN) — A petition started by a Christian organization calling for the removal of the show "Good Omens" missed its mark. Signed by more than 20,000 people, it calls for Netflix to pull the fantasy series from its platform. There's just one problem: Netflix doesn't offer the...
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