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Jeff Bezos to Travel to Space Next Month After Stepping Down as Amazon CEO

Jeff Bezos will travel to space next month, just a few weeks after he steps down as CEO of Amazon. Bezos and his brother Mark Bezos will travel to space on July 20, the billionaire said in an…

Jeff Bezos Weighs In on MGM Deal; Andy Jassy to Take Over as Amazon CEO July 5

Amazon bought MGM because of its “vast, deep catalogue of much beloved intellectual property,” CEO Jeff Bezos said Wednesday during the company’s annual shareholder meeting. “And with the…

Amazon Prime Passes 200 Million Subscribers

In his final letter to Amazon shareholders, Jeff Bezos says new CEO Andy Jassy "will muster the energy needed to keep alive in us what makes us special."

Jeff Bezos’ Amazon CEO Exit Catches Wall Street by Surprise

CEO designate Andy Jassy "will be an effective leader" and has "the DNA of managing high-growth/high-innovation businesses at scale," observers say.

Florida Teen Among the 3 People Charged in Twitter Hack of Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Kanye West, Other Prominent Accounts

A British man, a Florida man and a Florida teen were identified by authorities Friday as the hackers who earlier this month took over Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and…

John Oliver Skewers Amazon Over Employee Care Hypocrisy

John Oliver on Sunday went after Amazon's employee care hypocrisy in a segment about the treatment of essential workers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Jeff Bezos’ $165M Home and Why New Moguls Love Old Hollywood Estates

The Amazon chief bought the Jack Warner property from David Geffen, showing the enduring appeal of mansions built by entertainment pioneers: "People appreciate owning a piece of history."

Jeff Bezos Starts $10B Fund to Fight Climate Change

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Monday said that he plans to spend $10 billion of his own fortune to help fight climate change.

Jeff Bezos’ Phone Hacked After Receiving File Sent From Saudi Prince Account, UN Experts Say

The phone of Amazon founder 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 said…

Jordan Peele’s Company Sued Over Alleged Trespassing While Filming Nazi Hunter Series

Jordan Peele's production shingle Monkeypaw Productions, shooting the Nazi hunter Amazon series The Hunt, starring Al Pacino, has become the subjects of a lawsuit involving warring members of a…

Jeff Bezos Pledges Amazon Carbon Neutrality by 2040

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos pledged on Thursday to make his company carbon neutral by 2040 through a new Climate Pledge.

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Divvy Up Amazon Stake After Divorce

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife, MacKenzie Bezos, have completed their divorce settlement and are divvying up their stake in Amazon, leaving both with a piece of the online shopping giant…