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Protestors hold up anti-Amazon HQ2 signs outside an Amazon store in Manhattan.

Most New Yorkers support Amazon coming to town but many hate the deal, a new poll says

A new poll by Quinnipiac University found that New York City residents — even ones in Queens —largely support Amazon coming to town.

Amazon’s HQ2 could drive up homelessness in New York and Washington, DC. Most of Jeff Bezos’ $1 billion in donations to homeless groups ar...

Jeff Bezos announced the recipients of nearly $1 billion in grants for homeless families, which he will distribute from his Day One Fund.
A rendering shows the proposed BQX streetcar rounding the corner of Lafayette Ave outside one of Brooklyn's busiest train terminals.

New York City’s mayor hopes Amazon coming to town will help one of his transportation dreams finally become a reality

The Brooklyn-Queens connector, or BQX, has been mired with criticism since Bill De Blasio first pitched the idea in 2016.
The skyline is already littered with high-rises and construction cranes.

Amazon’s reputation is taking another hit in the wake of its HQ2 decision

Amazon's decision to place its second headquarters in New York and Virginia is being criticized by politicians and the media alike.
The skyline is already littered with high-rises and construction cranes.

We walked around National Landing, the new neighborhood in Virginia Amazon carved out for its HQ2 — and it’s already under construction

Amazon is locating its second headquarters in National Landing, Virginia, a newly created area close to Washington, D.C. Here's what it looks like today.

We walked around National Landing, the new neighborhood in Virginia Amazon carved out for its HQ2 — here’s what it looks like today

Amazon is locating its second headquarters in National Landing, Virginia, a newly created area close to Washington, D.C. Here's what it looks like today.
A homeless man tries to stay warm in Manhattan.

Amazon’s HQ2 could add homeless residents to New York and Washington, DC — two cities with the worst homelessness crises in the US

A Zillow economist found that Amazon's HQ2 could add hundreds of homeless residents each year to New York City and Washington, DC.
Delta's special check-ins for Amazon and Microsoft employees.

One photo reveals how Amazon’s headquarters can massively shape a city — and hints at the potential impact of HQ2

Amazon employees flying Delta and Alaska Airlines have their own special check-in lanes at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during an announcement at The Moynihan Train Hall in New York City, U.S., August 17, 2017.

Andrew Cuomo claims media is bashing the Amazon HQ2 deal because they compete with the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post

New York governor Andrew Cuomo said that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' ownership of the Washington Post is making the backlash to the HQ2 deal worse.
These Amazon jobs all earn over $90,000.

17 high-paying jobs Amazon’s HQ2 could bring to Long Island City and Arlington

Amazon has promised that HQ2 will bring more than 50,000 high-paying jobs across New York City and Arlington, Virginia.