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March 12, 2019 - 4:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Howard Stern fans are clearly up for his new book. The shock jock's "Howard Stern Comes Again" will be published May 14, Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday. It's his first book in more than 20 years and was No. 1 on Amazon.com within hours of its announcement. Stern's previous...
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In this Jan. 19, 2019, file photo, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York, waves to the crowd after speaking at Women's Unity Rally organized by Women's March NYC at Foley Square in Lower Manhattan in New York
Kathy Willens/AP Photo, File
February 15, 2019 - 8:25 am
By Lisa Mascaro and Steve Peoples, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — What is happening to the Democrats? Captivated by a handful of liberal superstars, they are venturing where the party has long feared to tread: Steep taxes on the rich. Abolishing an immigration enforcement agency. And proposing...
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In this Nov. 16, 2018, file photo the Queensbridge Houses sit beneath the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, upper right, in New York.
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February 15, 2019 - 8:08 am
By Michael R. Sisak and Josh Boak, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — 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...
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Graffiti has been painted on a sidewalk by someone opposed to the location of an Amazon headquarters in Long Island City in Queens, New York City.
Mark Lennihan/AP Photo, File
February 14, 2019 - 11:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon abruptly abandoned plans Thursday for a big new headquarters in New York that would have brought 25,000 jobs to the city, reversing course after politicians and others objected to the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives promised to the company. "We are disappointed to have...
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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014 photo, David Pecker, Chairman and CEO of American Media, addresses those attending the Shape & Men's Fitness Super Bowl Party in New York.
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February 10, 2019 - 11:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Enquirer committed neither extortion nor blackmail by threatening to publish intimate photos of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, an attorney for the head of the tabloid's parent company said Sunday. Elkan Abromowitz, an attorney for American Media Inc. chief executive David...
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Online leader Amazon Inc. has refused comment on reports that it plans to split its new headquarters between two locations.
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February 08, 2019 - 1:28 pm
By Seth Fiegerman, Kaya Yurieff and Lydia DePillis, CNN (CNN) -- Amazon may not deliver a new headquarters to New York City after all. Amazon is said to be reconsidering its plans to open up a new campus in New York City's Long Island City neighborhood after facing backlash from local residents,...
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Jan 14, 2018; Detroit, MI, USA; Ford reveals the 2019 Edge ST during the North American International Auto Show at Detroit's Cobo Center.
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Ian Bush
February 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Smart speakers are in more than 100 million homes, but they’re just starting to emerge in cars — and in several models at the Philadelphia Auto Show. There she is, in the Ford Edge. “The same as what you do at home with your Alexa, you can now do with the touch of a...
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Online leader Amazon Inc. has refused comment on reports that it plans to split its new headquarters between two locations.
AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File
January 25, 2019 - 6:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Facial-detection technology that Amazon is marketing to law enforcement often misidentifies women, particularly those with darker skin, according to researchers from MIT and the University of Toronto. Privacy and civil rights advocates have called on Amazon to stop marketing its...
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Dreamstime
January 25, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If a package you didn't order shows up at your door, can you keep it? Random Amazon packages keep arriving at the home of a Kansas City man. First, it was a disco ball. Then earbuds, and then a mole remover pen. He didn't...
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Hulu
CNN
January 23, 2019 - 2:49 pm
By Jill Disis, CNN Business (CNN) — Hulu has dropped the price of its cheapest package by $2 — just a week after competitor Netflix raised prices for its services. Hulu's basic plan, which includes ads, will cost $6 per month starting Feb. 26, the company announced Wednesday. The streamer also said...
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