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Newark, New Jersey is moving forward on its $1 billion bid for Amazon’s second headquarters — and it may reveal what the tech giant is loo...
The Newark bid for Amazon's second headquarters may reveal that civic projects — including a network for driverless cars and educational programs — as well as big economic incentives may be attractive to the tech company.
Amazon's HQ2 selection process has been surrounded in secrecy. Even some city officials are complaining that they have been left in the dark about their city's plans for incentives.
Amazon made an investment in Seattle's public-transit network, paving the way for more frequent bus service. Public transit has been a big sticking point in the retail giant's search for a new headquarters.
Amazon quietly signed a $5.5 billion deal to sell its products to American cities — here are some of the biggest spenders
Local governments across the US have partnered with Amazon to buy school supplies, electronics, and more from the site using public funds. A new report reveals the total purchases of 60 agencies, from cities to counties to school districts.
Amazon, JPMorgan, and BlackRock are all snapping up space in the new $25 billion Manhattan neighborhood that’s reshaping the city
Tech and financial firms and settling down in New York City's Hudson Yards, the biggest real estate development in American history. Once a largely vacant industrial district, Manhattan West has transformed into a hotspot for wealthy New Yorkers.
HQ2 is making cities consider projects they’ve been ignoring for years — and it shows the power of Amazon
Amazon is forcing cities to look inward as they vie to be the site of the company's second headquarters — or consider why they lost out on the opportunity.
Amazon just scored a major win in Seattle, and it shows HQ2 is already doing what it was likely designed to do
Some experts say a major goal of Amazon's in planning a second headquarters is to improve the company's relationship with Seattle. By that measure, the benefits of HQ2 are already being reaped, even before the company has said where it's being built.
Amazon’s HQ2 competition is pushing ‘loser’ cities to become the next Silicon Valley — but some experts say it’s a dange...
Several cities that didn't make the cut for Amazon's second headquarters are aiming to become the next big tech hub, based on Amazon's criticism in postmortem calls. But some urban-planning experts say that it can be a big gamble to take Amazon's advice.
Amazon could choose Washington, DC for its second headquarters. The company has drastically ramped up its lobbying efforts in recent years, and CEO Jeff Bezos already owns a home there.
‘Whose your daddy?’: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s private emails with Amazon are exposed in new report
The Amazon executive Jay Carney emailed Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the day Amazon announced its shortlist of 20 candidates for the site of its second headquarters, private emails show. Emanuel ended the exchange with an apparent joke: "Whose (sic) your daddy? Talk soon."