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White House hits back at Amazon’s Bezos after Biden inflation spat

In this articleAMZNAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks during the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain, November 2, 2021.Paul Ellis | ReutersThe White House on Monday hit back at Amazon founder Jeff Bezos after he took a swipe at...

Amazon fires two employees tied to Staten Island union effort

Workers stand in line to cast ballots for a union election at Amazon's JFK8 distribution center, in the Staten Island borough of New York City, U.S. March 25, 2022.Brendan Mcdermid | ReutersAmazon has fired two employees tied to an organizing campaign ...

EBay and Etsy drop on weak guidance as e-commerce crunch continues

In this articleETSYAMZNAn employee walks past a quilt displaying Etsy Inc. signage at the company's headquarters in the Brooklyn.Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesEtsy and eBay reported better-than-expected first-quarter results after the bell o...

Amazon and Google just closed out their worst months on Wall Street since 2008

In this articleGOOGLAMZNGetty Images; Chris Ratcliff | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesShares of Amazon and Google parent Alphabet just closed out their steepest monthly drops since the 2008 financial crisis.The internet giants both reported weaker-than-expect...

Amazon shares sink 12%, on pace for worst day in at least 8 years

In this articleAMZNAndy Jassy, chief executive officer of Amazon.Com Inc., during the GeekWire Summit in Seattle, Washington, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021.David Ryder | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesShares of Amazon dipped as much as 12% on Friday after th...

National Urban League urges Twitter to reject Elon Musk’s bid over civil rights concerns

National Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial.Getty ImagesTwitter's board of directors should consider rejecting Elon Musk's bid for the social media company because of the harm his ownership could have on users' civil rights, said Marc Morial, p...

Amazon to conduct racial-equity audit led by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch

In this articleAMZNAndy Jassy, chief executive officer of Amazon.Com Inc., during the GeekWire Summit in Seattle, Washington, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021.David Ryder | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesAmazon will conduct a racial-equity audit of its hourly w...

Etsy sellers eye forming a union after going on strike

Illustrator Alex Kittle is putting her Etsy shop on "vacation mode" as part of a weeklong strike which has garnered the support of thousands of sellers.Alex KittleIn late February, Kristi Cassidy logged onto Reddit and made a call to action to people w...

Biden pollster GSG is ‘deeply sorry’ for Amazon anti-union work as labor groups abandon it

In this articleAMZNAmazon workers arrive with paperwork to unionize at the NLRB office in Brooklyn, New York, October 25, 2021.Brendan Mcdermid | ReutersTop labor groups and political action committees are distancing themselves from a major Democratic ...

Andy Jassy says he doesn’t own bitcoin, says Amazon could one day sell NFTs

In this articleAMZNAmazon CEO Andy Jassy told CNBC on Thursday he doesn't own any bitcoin or nonfungible tokens, but that he's optimistic about the future of cryptocurrencies and NFTs."I don't have bitcoin myself," Jassy told CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin ...

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