United Auto Worker Lindsey Higgins, exits the the UAW Local 2250 Ken Worley Hall with her two children after voting on the offer made to union workers by General Motors on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.
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October 25, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Striking workers at two large General Motors factories, including one with the most employees in the U.S., have approved a new contract with the company, all but assuring the deal will be ratified and a contentious 40-day strike will end Friday.
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In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo people walk into the lobby for Amazon offices in New York.
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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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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.
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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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Traffic moves along 44th Drive in Long Island City, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in the Queens borough of New York.
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November 13, 2018 - 10:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, which is growing too big for its Seattle hometown, is spreading out to the East Coast. The online shopping giant ended its 14-month-long competition for a second headquarters Tuesday by selecting New York and Arlington, Virginia, as the joint winners. The two cities will...
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Tim Jimenez
November 13, 2018 - 7:23 am
UPDATED: 10:10 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After a year-long competition, Amazon has made a decision on where its second headquarters will be. Amazon made the announcement Tuesday morning that Long Island City in Queens, New York, and Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia, will be splitting...
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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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November 06, 2018 - 8:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon isn't commenting on reports that it plans to split its new headquarters between facilities in two cities rather than choosing just one. The New York Times, citing unnamed people familiar with the decision-making process, said the company is nearing deals to locate in Queens...
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New England Patriots linebacker Geneo Grissom (96) sacks Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) in the AFC Divisional playoff game at Gillette Stadium.
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May 23, 2018 - 11:30 am
ATLANTA (AP) — The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville. The home of the Tennessee Titans was selected Wednesday during the league's spring meetings in Atlanta. Nashville will be hosting the draft for the first time. The draft was held in New York City from 1965-2014, but the league has been...
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