A tweet in which Amazon told Chris Jones, from Ballyclare in County Antrim, that he couldn't access a rugby match because he wasn't in the UK, went viral.
Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., joins Yahoo News Senior Political Correspondent Jon Ward on “The Long Game” podcast to discuss a much-anticipated hearing in the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust subcommittee. On Monday, the CEOs of the four biggest technology companies will testify: Jeff Bezos of Amazon, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple.
Amazon has taken action against a vendor and the Advertising Standards Authority is investigating a third party seller.
Protesters across South America and the rest of the world have voiced their outrage at the fires sweeping through the Amazon.
Emmanuel Macron has dubbed the fires in the Amazon rainforest an “international crisis” and said it should be discussed at the upcoming G7 summit.The French President, who is hosting this weekend’s summit, tweeted: “Our house is burning. Literally.The Amazon rain forest - the lungs which produces 20% of our planet’s oxygen - is on fire.“It is an international crisis. Members of the G7 Summit, let's discuss this emergency first order in two days! #ActForTheAmazon.”His comments come as data published by the the National Institute for Space Research (Inpe) revealed that fires across Brazil are up 85% this year - many in the Amazon.But Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro accused Mr Macron of using the issue for “personal political gain”.He said: “The French president's suggestion that Amazonian issues be discussed at the G7 without the participation of the countries of the region evokes a misplaced colonialist mindset, which does not belong in the 21st century.”
Broadcasting regulator Ofcom has revealed that Friends is the most streamed show in the UK for the second year running, as Netflix and YouTube become the nation’s third and fourth most popular channels.
In an interview with the Yahoo News show “Skullduggery,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tells Michael Isikoff and Daniel Klaidman that her opposition to Amazon’s proposed headquarters in NYC was less about “something personal” and more about “the structure of the deal.”
Jeff Bezos, 55, is seen as essential to Amazon's meteoric growth and stock price rise since he founded the company in 1994.
Amazon.com is reconsidering locating part of its new headquarters in New York because of local opposition, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
In this week’s "Unfiltered," billionaire Nick Hanauer discusses income inequality and the dwindling middle class, Brooklyn’s well-known and ruthless criminal defense lawyer Howard Greenberg gives us his take on the meaning of justice, and we also discuss the devastating effects Uber and Lyft have had on cabdrivers with the director of the New York Taxi Workers Alliance, Bhairavi Desai.
The ex-Top Gear presenter made the comments at a screening of the first of the new series of The Grand Tour.
Jeremy Clarkson has given the government both barrels on Brexit, calling the negotiations to leave the EU 'a complete clusterf**k'.
Jeremy Clarkson has spoken about the time he was held up at gunpoint while filming an episode of Top Gear in Detroit in the 1990s.
Amazon said on Tuesday it will build offices for up to 25,000 people in New York City's Queens borough and in Northern Virginia, near Washington, D.C.
The online retail giant will offer free shipping with no purchase minimum as it competes with rivals vying for customers' Christmas shopping sprees.