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How Amazon scrapped its plans for a New York headquarters

15 Feb 2019

More than a year of work to bring Amazon.com Inc's headquarters and tens of thousands of jobs to New York City ended on Thursday with a couple of phone calls. | Video

Amazon places big bet on aspiring Tesla rival Rivian

15 Feb 2019

DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would lead a $700 million investment in U.S. electric pickup truck startup Rivian Automotive LLC, in the e-commerce giant's biggest bet on technologies with potential to reshape the automotive sector.

Amazon's Bezos says National Enquirer owner tried to blackmail him

08 Feb 2019

WASHINGTON Jeff Bezos, chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has accused the owner of the National Enquirer of trying to blackmail him with the threat of publishing "intimate photos" he allegedly sent to his girlfriend unless he said in public that the supermarket tabloid's reporting on him was not politically motivated.

UPDATE 2-Amazon's Bezos says National Enquirer owner tried to blackmail him

08 Feb 2019

Feb 7 Jeff Bezos, chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has accused the owner of the National Enquirer of trying to blackmail him with the threat of publishing "intimate photos" he allegedly sent to his girlfriend unless he said in public that the supermarket tabloid's reporting on him was not politically motivated.

Amazon sales outlook falls short after record holiday quarter

01 Feb 2019

Amazon.com Inc on Thursday forecast first-quarter sales below Wall Street estimates, warning that new regulations in India had created uncertainty around one of its key growth markets and saying it would step up investments in 2019. | Video

Microsoft's Azure revenue growth slows, shares fall

31 Jan 2019

Microsoft Corp on Thursday met Wall Street's targets for its quarterly results and forecast, though Azure cloud computing sales grew more slowly than a year earlier.

EBay's poor revenue outlook overshadows first-ever dividend

30 Jan 2019

EBay Inc on Tuesday forecast March quarter revenue below Wall Street estimates after reporting disappointing growth in the sales volume on its platform during the key holiday quarter, overshadowing news of its first-ever dividend.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie to divorce

09 Jan 2019

Amazon.com Inc founder and Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, the world's richest person, and his wife MacKenzie Bezos are divorcing after 25 years of marriage, the couple said on Twitter on Wednesday. | Video

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