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New York Did Us All a Favor by Standing Up to Amazon

Yes, Amazon’s departure will modestly hurt the city’s economy. But it’s also a victory against bad economic policy.
Tags: Amazon, News, New York City, Corporations, Income Inequality, Bezos, Politics And Government, Corporate Taxes, Inc, Relocation of Business, Labor and Jobs, Jeffrey P, Queens (NYC

Bill de Blasio: The Path Amazon Rejected

It could have answered the concerns of citizens. Instead it bolted.
Tags: News, Bill De Blasio, Ny, Bezos, Corporate Taxes, Inc, Relocation of Business, Labor and Jobs, Jeffrey P, Seattle (Wash, Long Island City (Queens

Why the Amazon Deal Collapsed: A Tech Giant Stumbles in N.Y.’s Raucous Political Arena

The company, long accustomed to deferential treatment from localities, badly misjudged how it would be received in the city, according to dozens of interviews.
Tags: News, New York City, Brian, Bill, Johnson, De Blasio, Alexandria, Cuomo, Andrea, Bezos, Corey, Politics And Government, Inc, Labor and Jobs, Andrew M, Jeffrey P

Michael Sanchez insists he didn't leak Jeff Bezos' racy selfies, but he keeps refusing to answer a key question

The accusation that Jeff Bezos' intimate texts to former TV host Lauren Sanchez were leaked to the National Enquirer by Sanchez's brother, Michael Sanchez, has been widely reported. CNN, The Daily Beast, and the Associated Press have all cited sources this week who believe Sanchez leaked information about the relationship. Business Insider has been in regular contact with Sanchez for seven days. He has consistently declined to comment about the allegations he passed the texts to the Enquirer. ...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, Trends, Cnn, Associated Press, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Donald Trump, Abc News, Trump, Howard, Jeff, Bezos, Becker

Amazon Isn’t Interested in Making the World a Better Place

New Yorkers who expected better bought into the myth that tech companies are more than just self-interested businesses.
Tags: News, New York City, Income Inequality, Bill, Ny, De Blasio, Cuomo, Bezos, Better Place, Computers and the Internet, Inc, Relocation of Business, Labor and Jobs, Andrew M, Jeffrey P, Real Estate (Commercial

Suspected Leaker Suggests His Sister Sent Jeff Bezos’ D**k Pics To Friends

Michael Sanchez told Vanity Fair that the love between Bezos and Lauren Sanchez is "a legendary romance."
Tags: News, Jeff Bezos, Vanity Fair, Bezos, Michael Sanchez, Lauren Sánchez

Trump says he wasn’t aware of tabloid’s Bezos investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he was unaware the owner of the National Enquirer, American Media Inc., had been investigating Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. The Trump-friendly tabloid has a history of trying to help him. It acknowledged paying $150,000 to Playboy centerfold Karen McDougal for the rights to her story about an alleged […]
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Entertainment, Washington, Ap, Nation, Playboy, Jeff Bezos, Donald Trump, Trump, Bezos, Karen McDougal, National Enquirer American Media Inc

New York Needs Amazon

History is clear: A city that rejects economic opportunity will lose its status as the center of the business world.
Tags: News, New York City, New York State, Taxation, Bezos, Economic Conditions and Trends, Inc, Relocation of Business, Jeffrey P, Real Estate (Commercial, Queens (NYC, Gianaris, Michael N, New York Needs Amazon

The house where Jeff Bezos started Amazon is up for sale

The Seattle home where Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1994 is on the market for $1.5 million. Bezos did much of the early work in the property's garage, setting the company on a path to becoming one of the biggest in the world. The post The house where Jeff Bezos started Amazon is up for sale appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, News, Trends, Smart Home, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Bezos, Bezos Home

Jeff Bezos investigation: Text messages 'were leaked by brother of mistress Lauren Sanchez'

Investigators working for Jeff Bezos have reportedly concluded that the intimate text messages published by the National Enquirer were leaked by the brother of the Amazon boss’s mistress. The team, led by investigator Gavin de Becker, believed that Michael Sanchez – the brother of Mr Bezos’s girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez – gave the texts to the tabloid, several media reports have suggested. Mr Sanchez has previously denied he was involved in leaking the material and this weekend he attacked the A...
Tags: Amazon, News, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Bezos, Sánchez, Michael Sanchez, Gavin de Becker, Lauren Sánchez

Washington Post Finds Itself in the Middle of the Jeff Bezos Story

The paper, which has flourished under Mr. Bezos’ ownership, is now reporting on his dispute with another publisher, American Media Inc.
Tags: News, Washington Post, Newspapers, Bezos, American Media Inc, Jeffrey P

More Confirmation

Now we have the AP confirming that Bezos investigators have confirmed that Michael Sanchez, brother and manager of Bezos’s girlfriend Lauren Sanchez, is the one who gave texts and pictures to The National Enquirer. [Author: Josh Marshall]
Tags: News, Ap, National Enquirer, Josh Marshall, Bezos, Michael Sanchez, Editor’s Blog, Lauren Sánchez

Bezos Probe Concludes Mistress’ Brother was Enquirer Source

WASHINGTON (AP) — Private investigators working for Jeff Bezos have concluded that the brother of the Amazon CEO’s mistress leaked the couple’s intimate text messages to the National Enquirer, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday. The person wasn’t authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke to AP on condition of anonymity. The findings add to the intrigue surrounding the clash between the pro-Trump tabloid and the world’s richest man. Bezos’ investigat...
Tags: Amazon, Post, New York, News, Abc, Washington, White House, Ap, Playboy, Associated Press, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Donald Trump, The Washington Post, Trump, Josh Marshall

National Enquirer parent company AMI asked Justice Dept. if it should register as foreign lobbyist

Remember that weird glossy magazine that came out last year promoting Saudi crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman? Daily Beast called it Saudi propaganda, and it was. AMI, the parent company of The National Enquirer, produced it. Right after they put this weird Saudi propaganda publication out, AMI asked the United States Department of Justice if it should register as a foreign lobbyist, according to multiple news reports out today. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has accused AMI of blackmailing him over ...
Tags: Amazon, Post, News, Saudi Arabia, Nbc News, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Justice Department, Bezos, Mohammed bin Salman, AMI, Justice Dept, United States Department of Justice, MBS, The National Enquirer, Justice Department s National Security Division

Bellevue house and garage where Jeff Bezos started Amazon up for sale

Back when Bezos was living there in 1994, the house was worth $135,000. Now it's on the market for nearly $1.5 million.
Tags: Amazon, Business, Real Estate, News, Bellevue, Jeff Bezos, Local News, Bezos

Maher pits a real Bezos against a fake Trump in Best of Late Night

Comics give the latest on the National Enquirer scandal. Take a look at our favorite jokes, then vote for yours at            [Author: USA TODAY Opinion]
Tags: Usa, News, National Enquirer, Trump, Bezos, Maher, USA TODAY Opinion

WSJ: National Enquirer Publisher Asked DOJ If It Should Register As Saudi Agent

National Enquirer publisher American Media Inc. asked the Justice Department whether it should register as a Saudi agent, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. The newspaper reported that a redacted letter published by the DOJ’s Foreign Agents Registration Act unit was addressed to American Media. The letter concerned the company’s release of a magazine praising Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, published to coincide with a visit he took to Washington in March 2018. “According to your submission...
Tags: Amazon, News, Washington, Saudi Arabia, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Doj, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, WSJ, Trump, Bezos, Michael Cohen, Mohammad Bin Salman, American Media, American Media Inc

Bezos probe concludes mistress’ brother was Enquirer source

WASHINGTON (AP) — Private investigators working for Jeff Bezos have determined the brother of the Amazon CEO’s mistress leaked the couple’s intimate text messages to the National Enquirer. That’s according to a person familiar with the matter who spoke Monday to The Associated Press. The person wasn’t authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke […]
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Washington, Ap, Nation, Associated Press, Jeff Bezos, Bezos

Brother of Lauren Sanchez reportedly is source of Bezos' leaked texts, photos

The brother of former Los Angeles news anchor Lauren Sanchez reportedly leaked texts and photos shared between her and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.
Tags: Amazon, News, Los Angeles, Bezos, Lauren Sánchez

Brother Of Bezos’ Girlfriend Shared Couple’s Texts With National Enquirer

The brother of Lauren Sanchez, Jeff Bezos’s girlfriend, gave the pair’s private text messages to the National Enquirer, The Daily Beast reported. According to several sources within the tabloid’s parent company, American Media Inc., who spoke to the Daily Beast, Michael Sanchez — a Democrat who supports President Trump and has ties to Roger Stone — shared the stolen messages. Sanchez has denied any involvement and claimed his political affiliations are being used against him. In an explosive blo...
Tags: Amazon, News, National Enquirer, Trump, Bezos, Roger Stone, Sánchez, Michael Sanchez, American Media Inc, Nicole Lafond, Lauren Sanchez Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer The Daily Beast

Bezos' private life is no concern to investors

Wall Street traders may love to gossip about merger rumors and other corporate dramas. But the private life of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is apparently of no concern to investors.
Tags: Amazon, News, Stories, Jeff Bezos, Bezos

Here's the biggest news you missed this weekend

From Warren and Klobuchar to Bezos and Fairfax, here's who made news this weekend.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Warren, Usa Today, Fairfax, Bezos, Klobuchar

Lawyer denies tabloid blackmailed Amazon boss Bezos

A lawyer denied Sunday allegations by Jeff Bezos that the National Enquirer tabloid had tried to extort and blackmail him, insisting that embarrassing photographs were obtained from a "reliable" source. "What happened was the story was given to the National Enquirer by a reliable source that had been given information to the National Enquirer for seven years prior to the story.
Tags: Amazon, News, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Bezos

Jeff Bezos, Please Release Your Dirty Selfies

It’s for the good of the country. Especially our kids.
Tags: News, Putin, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Sexting, Bezos, David J, Vladimir V, Inc, American Media Inc, Pecker, Jeffrey P, Extortion and Blackmail

'SNL' pokes fun at Bezos blackmail scandal

This week's episode of 'SNL' mocks Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Amazon, Usa, News, Jeff Bezos, Usa Today, Bezos

Tabloid CEO’s lawyer denies Enquirer tried to extort Bezos

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Enquirer committed neither extortion nor blackmail by threatening to publish intimate photos of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, an attorney for the head of the tabloid’s parent company said Sunday. Elkan Abromowitz, an attorney for American Media Inc. chief executive David Pecker, said on Sunday a “reliable source” well-known to Bezos […]
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Washington, Ap, Nation, Jeff Bezos, Bezos, American Media Inc, David Pecker, Elkan Abromowitz

Pecker Attorney Denies Bezos Blackmail Claims: ‘All That AMI Wanted Was The Truth’

A lawyer for American Media Inc. CEO David Pecker on Sunday denied that the National Enquirer, an AMI property, blackmailed Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos by threatening to release explicit photos he shared during an extramarital affair. “It absolutely is not extortion and not blackmail,” Pecker attorney Elkan Abramowitz told ABC “This Week” host George Stephanopoulos. Abramowitz also denied that the story was motivated by Pecker’s connections to President Donald Trump. BREAKING: Elkan Abramowitz, the a...
Tags: Amazon, Post, News, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, White House, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Donald Trump, Trump, Bezos, Sánchez, AMI, Enquirer, Abramowitz, Michael Sanchez

David Pecker’s Attorney Claims AMI Threat To Publish Bezos Pics Wasn’t Blackmail

The National Enquirer's parent company was simply involved in a "negotiation" with Bezos, the attorney claimed.
Tags: News, National Enquirer, Bezos, David Pecker

Bezos won't be blackmailed by a naked selfie

Naked selfies or no naked selfies, Jeff Bezos is not going to be blackmailed or extorted by anybody. That's what Bezos, the Amazon founder and owner of The Washington Post, told David Pecker, publisher of the National Enquirer, in a blog post on Medium that had a lot of people making the wide-eyed emoji face Thursday.
Tags: Amazon, News, Stories, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, The Washington Post, Bezos, David Pecker

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