• El Chapo's drug smuggling trial begins in New York Tuesday, and everything about it from the security to the jury is unprecedented

    29 days ago - By Chron

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    Security has been tightened for the trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, which starts in New York on Tuesday.
    Jurors and some former Sinaloa Cartel witnesses are anonymous and under an armed US Marshal escort.
    El Chapo faces a 17-count indictment on charges of shipping heroin, cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamine to the US.
    Presiding District Judge Brian Cogan called the case at the Eastern District of New York federal court "unprecedented."
    Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman starts his "unprecedented" drug smuggling trial on Tuesday morning, and law enforcement have beefed up security for the...
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  • Amazon picks New York City and Virginia for $5 billion new headquarters

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc picked America's financial and political capitals for its $5 billion new headquarters, saying on Tuesday it will build offices for up to 25,000 people in New York City and close by Washington, D.C.
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  • Amazon finally explains why it's cutting its second headquarters in half

    Amazon finally explains why it's cutting its second headquarters in half

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon said Tuesday that it's splitting its second headquarters, known as HQ2 , between Virginia and New York.
    The company had originally said it would select one city for its new headquarters.
    Amazon changed course and decided to split the campuses to gain greater access to talent, the company said.
    Amazon said Tuesday that it will split its second headquarters between two cities: Arlington, Virginia, and Long Island City in Queens, New York.
    When Amazon launched its headquarters search more than a year ago, the company promised a $5 billion investment and 50,000 new jobs to the winning...
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  • Amazon picks New York City, Virginia for $5 billion new headquarters

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc 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., ending a year-long bidding war for a $5 billion second headquarters that will now be split in two.
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  • Amazon to announce investments in NY, Virginia, Nashville: source

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc is announcing on Tuesday a major investment in Nashville, Tennessee along with confirming it is adding two new headquarters in New York and northern Virginia, a person briefed on the matter said.
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