Long Island Joins Bid To Host Amazon's New $5 Billion HeadquartersState officials hope New York will be the home to Amazon’s second North American headquarters, which is expected to employ 50,000 people.
Bill Gates Is No Longer the Richest Person in the World!Amancio Ortega, the co-founder of the fashion giant Inditex, just officially became the richest person in the world. According to Forbes, his net worth is now at an estimated $85 billion, after Inditex, parent company to popular fashion chain, Zara, rose 1%.
What You Need To Know: Amazon's Whole Foods Price ChangesAmazon kicked off its first day as the owner of Whole Foods by slashing prices, adding its logo on signs and setting up a stand of "farm fresh" Amazon Echo voice-assistant devices by store entrances.
Amazon Says It Plans To Lower Prices At Whole FoodsAmazon plans to use its deep pockets to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying it will cut prices on bananas, eggs, salmon, beef and more when it completes its $13.7 billion takeover next week.
Amazon To Hire Thousands On The Spot During Job Fairs In New Jersey, Other U.S. LocationsThe company is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses.
Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods In $13.7B DealThe deal comes a month after Whole Foods announced a board shake-up and cost-cutting plan amid falling sales.
Amazon Invites Loyal Customer, An 8-Year-Old Cancer Survivor, For Special TourAmazon has been delivering products to its customers for years, and now it's delivering a dream come true to one of its biggest little fans.
Expert: Cyberattack Of Popular Websites 'New Wave Of Warfare'There have been reports of popular websites, including Amazon, Netflix and Spotify, being disrupted Friday across the East Coast after a key firm was hit by a cyberattack.
Where To Find Cheap College Textbooks In NYCTextbooks are one of the largest expenses for college students. Find out ways to save money this semester.
Making Life A Littler Easier: Best Tech Gadgets For New YorkersFrom searching for lost keys to taking the perfect selfie, there are countless gadgets that are making New Yorkers lives easier.
Christmas In July? Amazon Offers More Than 100,000 Deals For 2nd Annual 'Prime Day'Amazon's "Prime Day'' has returned for a second year with the online retail giant promising twice as many deals as last year.
30 Online Retailers Agree To Stop Selling Realistic Toy Guns In NYThe settlements announced Tuesday follow July letters to the retailers from across the U.S. who were selling the imitation weapons through an Amazon.com platform for third-party retailers.