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Report: Amazon Execs Shot Down Worker Safety Initiative Costing 4 Cents a Package

A new report from BuzzFeed News and ProPublica investigates the human costs of Amazon’s extremely fast delivery system. According to the report, the e-commerce giant…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Disses Amazon’s New York City Expansion Plans

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) got slammed by critics on Twitter after she penned a tweet dissing Amazon’s expansion plans in New York City’s Hudson Yards.

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Report: Amazon Cloud Computing Business Faces Antitrust Scrutiny

Amazon’s massive cloud computing business is reportedly being scrutinized by U.S. antitrust enforcers, according to individuals familiar with the situation.

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Watchdog Accuses Silicon Valley Giants of Dodging $100 Billion in Taxes

Six of the Silicon Valley Masters of the Universe have been accused of dodging $100 billion in taxes by a British tax watchdog.

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