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Amazon Cancels HQ2 Plans in New York City

February 15, 2019 |

Amazon is abandoning plans for a headquarters in New York City after facing resistance from some local politicians who objected to giving the company billions of dollars in tax incentives.
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Amazon Reconsidering Plan to Put Campus in New York City

February 10, 2019 |

Amazon executives are re-evaluating a planned campus in New York City, people familiar with the matter said, turning up the heat on local officials who have rallied opposition to giving billions of dollars in tax incentives to one of the world’s most valuable companies.
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City Hall Faces Medieval Illness

February 10, 2019 |

The first clue Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson had that rats were invading City Hall, possibly carrying a potentially deadly disease, was the pitter-patter of little feet. “We had an employee or two mention they heard something in the ceiling,” Wesson told the AP Thursday as he led…
Newser

Mayor of Mexico border city dubbed ‘Tijuana Trump’ blasts caravan migrants, calls them ‘bums’ and ‘pot smokers’

February 5, 2019 |

Called “Tijuana Trump,” Tijuana Mayor Juan Manuel Gastelum repeatedly has expressed his objections to the caravan and called for its organizers to be identified and prosecuted for taking advantage of desperate people and putting their lives at risk.
FOX News

CNN

India is building a city from scratch

February 4, 2019 |

India is building a new city to give global investors an easy way into its booming economy.
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Alibaba’s ‘City Brain’ uses AI to kill traffic

February 4, 2019 |

Traffic used to be a frequent headache for residents in Hangzhou, the eastern Chinese city that’s home to Alibaba.
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Indiana city bans ‘all crime’ during cold snap

January 30, 2019 |

Police in Indiana are warning residents to lay off the crime as extremely cold temperatures are expected to permeate the area.
FOX News

Hear Profanity in Eatery’s Name? City Gives OK to Its Sign

January 19, 2019 |

Officials in a New Hampshire city have approved a restaurant sign that initially was removed over concerns that it sounded like profanity. The name of the Vietnamese restaurant in a public building next to City Hall in Keene is a play on words, notes the AP . It calls itself by…
Newser

Dave? Dave? Kansas City Man Gets Tickets for Being Kind

January 14, 2019 |

A random act of kindness has netted AFC Championship tickets for a man called Dave who helped dig a Kansas City Chief out of the snow, the AP reports. Offensive linesman Jeff Allen posted on Twitter that his car got stuck as he was heading to Arrowhead Stadium to take…
Newser

CNN

The most dangerous city to be a woman

January 6, 2019 |

Gehad al-Rawy beamed with joy as she emerged from an Egyptian courtroom last September. She had just won a sexual harassment case, with the judge sentencing her harasser to two years in prison.
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