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Amazon Struck a Deal with Atlas Air Worldwide to Lease Twenty Cargo Planes

Amazon Struck a Deal with Atlas Air Worldwide to Lease Twenty Cargo Planes

For years, Amazon has been building its transport strategy without much noise. A report in 2013 to the senior management proposed a huge global expansion of Fulfillment By Amazon service. It provides storage, packing and shipping facilities for independent merchants who sell products on Amazon's website.

Shares of Synacor Climb on Wednesday with New AT&T Deal

Shares of Synacor Climb on Wednesday with New AT&T Deal

With portal service contracts from AT&T, shares of Buffalo, N. Y. based Synacor climbed more than 119 percent on Wednesday during the afterhours trading.

The companies said the revenues expected from the contract will be approximately $100 million a year following the full product operation in 2017. The early products will get be launched in the second quarter of 2016 and further products will come by the last quarter of 2016.

Lawsuit by Environmental and Community Organizations Seek Stricter Rules by EPA for Handing and Disposal of Fracking Waste

Lawsuit by Environmental and Community Organizations Seek Stricter Rules by EPA

A law suit was filed on Wednesday by several environmental and community organizations to put pressure on the Environmental Protection Agency to make stricter rules regarding management and disposal of drilling and hydraulic fracking waste.

McDonald’s Testing ‘Gilroy Garlic Fries’ in a Small Test Market in the U.S

McDonald’s Testing ‘Gilroy Garlic Fries’ in a Small Test Market in the U.SMcDonald's has tried many new ways to gain back its customers. This time its Gilroy garlic fries.

If Things do not Change Verizon Workers Could Continue with Their Strike

If Things do not Change Verizon Workers Could Continue with Their StrikeEven on Tuesday, the north country Verizon workers continued to picket in order to attract attention to their mainly related to issues of reduced membership and job security. Almost 36,000 workers have joined the strike.

Gene Cota, Verizon employee for eighteen years said, "They want to close down call centers, close certain buildings, shuffle people around."

American Family Association says It’s Testing Target’s Bathroom Policy

American Family Association says It’s Testing Target’s Bathroom PolicyTarget's new restroom policy of allowing transgender people to use the bathroom that they identify themselves with, is sending waves across the country. The reaction is mixed. American Family Association an anti-LGBT group said it is "testing" Target's bathroom policy.

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