Protesters have set up a guillotine outside a complex in Washington, D.C., where Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos reportedly has a home, according to social media and multiple reports.
The bonuses to employees come as the U.S. is seeing about 40,000 new confirmed cases per day.
Amazon’s moratorium follows a similar move by IBM, which expressed concerns over how its technology could be used for mass surveillance and racial profiling.
Amazon will convert 125,000 of the 175,000 temporary roles hired since March to permanent jobs if employees would like to stay at Amazon long term.
The two-day shopping event is typically held in July, but keeping up with demand amid COVID-19 has led to the delay, according to a report.
The employee had worked out of an Amazon distribution center and died on April 9.
Amazon, which has come under intense scrutiny from its own employees and lawmakers over worker safety during the coronavirus pandemic, is now being pressed by 13 state attorneys general over how it's keeping employees safe.
Tim Bray said he could no longer be an Amazon VP.
Despite stay-at-home orders for most DMV residents, construction is one industry that has kept going through the coronavirus pandemic.
Amazon plans to open its fourth distribution center in Maryland.
A doorbell camera caught this delivery driver enjoying a game of hopscotch after leaving a package near a front door.
Amazon has announced that it plans to hire an additional 75,000 workers as well as raise the hourly wage due to the surging demand created by the COVID-19 crisis.
For the time being, the company said it will focus on orders placed by existing Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market delivery customers.
An Amazon delivery driver was caught on video appearing to spit on his hand and wiping it on a package delivered to a resident's door in Hancock Park.
Amazon announced on Tuesday that it would begin putting delays on non-essential items.
Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa, now has a way to help you stay germ free by singing you a hand-washing song.
Amazon deleted more than 1 million products that falsely claimed to cure or defend against the novel coronavirus.
The phone of Amazon billionaire and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos was hacked after receiving a file sent from an account used by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, United Nations experts alleged Wednesday.
If you receive an email containing an order confirmation for an item on Amazon that you didn’t purchase, be warned — it could be a phishing scam.
Amazon is set to deliver two new towers to Pentagon City after getting zoning approval Saturday from the Arlington County Board.