Amazon

FILE - This Oct. 23, 2018, file photo shows an Amazon logo atop the Amazon Treasure Truck The Park DTLA office complex in downtown Los Angeles.
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January 07, 2019 - 8:47 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon has eclipsed Microsoft as the most valuable publicly traded company in the U.S. as a see-sawing stock market continues to reshuffle corporate America's pecking order. The shift occurred Monday after Amazon's shares rose 3 percent to close at $1,629.51 and lifted the e-...
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Amazon and Walmart want to transform e-commerce in India
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December 27, 2018 - 9:42 am
By Swati Gupta, CNN Business (CNN) -- Amazon and Walmart face new rules in India that could prevent them from using their industry expertise and massive size to drive down prices. Restrictions unveiled by the Indian government on Wednesday ban foreign e-commerce companies from offering their...
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Prime Air
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December 21, 2018 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is expanding its airplane fleet, diminishing further its reliance on major delivery services like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service. The company said Friday it will lease 10 Boeing 767s planes, bringing its total fleet to 50 with the goal of getting orders to people...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
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December 19, 2018 - 7:29 am
By Rob McLean and Heather Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Facebook offered more of its users' data to companies including Microsoft and Amazon than it has admitted, according to a new report by The New York Times. The Times reported late Tuesday that it obtained internal Facebook (FB) documents that...
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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018, file photo, a sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York.
AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File
December 09, 2018 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — New York officials tout their deal to land a new Amazon headquarters as can't-miss math. The city and state put up $2.8 billion in tax breaks and grants. In return, they get an economic engine expected to generate $27 billion in new tax money over a quarter-century. "This is a big...
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Amazon Fulfillment Center
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December 05, 2018 - 1:59 pm
By Evan Simko-Bednarski and Richard Davis, CNN (CNN) -- Bear repellent sent two dozen workers at an Amazon fulfillment center in New Jersey to hospitals on Wednesday after a machine punctured an aerosol canister of the spray, causing it to discharge toxic fumes inside the building, a town spokesman...
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Echo Dot
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November 30, 2018 - 5:46 pm
By Heather Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Alexa and Apple are playing nice. Amazon's Echo smart speakers will work with Apple Music starting December 17, Amazon announced Friday. If you have an Apple Music account and have connected it to your smart speaker in the Alexa app, the speakers will be able...
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Cyber Monday
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November 28, 2018 - 11:39 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Retailers are battling hard over toys, flat-screen TVs and new tech gadgets this holiday season, and Amazon appears to be in a strong position. The company said on Tuesday that it sold 18 million toys between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. Amazon did...
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Customers at a UPS Store
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Steve Tawa
November 26, 2018 - 11:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some shoppers who think they are escaping long lines and parking hassles at retail stores this holiday season — including on Cyber Monday — may still be disappointed if their online order gets pilfered when it finally reaches their homes. There are plenty of work-...
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Toys Black Friday
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November 21, 2018 - 11:20 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Target, Walmart, Amazon, and a spate of big retailers are pouncing on the first holiday shopping season in decades without Toys 'R' Us. Toys 'R' Us closed its doors after 70 years in business earlier this year, leaving behind hundreds of stores and $10...
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