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Amazon Opening Facility In Chicago

Seattle-based Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.

CBS Seattle–10/28/2014

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Amazon, Sears Removes ‘Swastika Ring’ From Online Stores After Backlash

Amazon and Sears have come under fire for selling a swastika ring through their online sites.

10/14/2014

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Courts Hears Dispute Over Pay For Amazon Security Checks

Workers who fill customer orders for Internet retailer Amazon might be out of luck in their quest to be paid for time they spend going through security checkpoints each day.

CBS Seattle–10/08/2014

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European Union Broadens Corporate Tax Crackdown To Amazon

The probe adds another high-profile name to the list of companies targeted by the EU, which is already investigating Apple Inc., coffee chain Starbucks and the financial arm of carmaker Fiat.

CBS Seattle–10/07/2014

Google says it will compete with Amazon.com with drone delivery vehicles. (Photo by Joern Haufe/Getty Images)

Google Building Fleet Of Package-Delivering Drones

Google has been testing a drone delivery system in Australia.

08/28/2014

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Amazon Could Be The ESPN Of Video Games In Twitch Deal

The e-commerce giant is buying streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to take part in video gaming’s growth as an online spectator sport.

08/26/2014

Jeff Bezos (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Amazon To Buy Twitch Interactive For $970 Million

Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to expand its presence in gaming

CBS Seattle–08/25/2014

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Amazon To Invest $2 Billion To Expand In India

Amazon.com Inc. said Wednesday it will invest $2 billion to expand its Indian business, a day after local rival Flipkart raised $1 billion to fund its own expansion.

CBS Seattle–07/30/2014

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Amazon Introduces New 3-D Printing Store

Customers can now make their own 3-d printed bobbleheads

CBS Seattle–07/28/2014

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Amazon Employee Allegedly Flies Drone Into Space Needle

Seattle police say an Amazon employee flew a drone up around the top of the Space Needle where some eyewitness claim it crashed into a window.

CBS Seattle–07/24/2014

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