Amazon

Mayor Bill de Blasio presents the Fiscal Year 2020 Preliminary Budget.
It’s larger than all but two states, but still feeling the pinch of Wall Street volatility.
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The candidates for the New York City public advocate debate.
Animosity towards Amazon doesn't mean the candidates are hostile to tech.
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A view of the Long Island City skyline development - the future home of Amazon HQ2 - from under the Queens Boulevard train tracks.
Experts weigh in on the tech giant’s subsidized headquarters to be built in Queens – and similar battles in the city’s history.
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Andrew Cuomo and Robert Mujica
Why the little-known state entity could block the plan to bring Amazon’s new headquarters to Queens.
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State Sen. Michael Gianaris calls on supporters to remove the Amazon app from their phones as he address a coalition rally in November.
One of the few public officials who have taken up arms in the fight has been given a seat on the Public Authorities Control Board.
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New York City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer during the Committee on Finance's second Amazon HQ2 hearing.
And what would it take to get everyone on board with the plan?
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and HUD Secretary Benjamin Carson announce and sign a new NYCHA agreement
Rounding up the week’s political news.
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Protesters hold up signs at the second New York City Council hearing on Amazon's planned headquarters in Queens.
“30 jobs, are you f---ing kidding me?”
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facial recognition technology
These findings are only the latest to suggest that artificial intelligence and machine learning are subject to the same biases that humans are.
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The Microsoft headquarters campus in Redmond, Washington
A similar move in Long Island City could buy the company some goodwill with its new neighbors.
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