Union chief Johnny Doc pitches Philly as HQ2 to Amazon's Bezos

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From Philadelphia building-trades union leader John Dougherty’s Sept. 15 letter, inviting Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to locate his “second... Read more

Beaten by investors, Facebook's Zuckerberg settled for a Philly cheesesteak

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His court date canceled, Mark Zuckerberg went to South Philly for a cheesesteak. Judge J. Travis Laster had expected the Facebook founder... Read more

A new Amazon plant stalled in the Philly suburbs

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As Philadelphia vies with national rivals for Amazon’s second headquarters and a potential 50,000 jobs, a months-long state air... Read more

Storm claims could top $100B; for Puerto Rico, 'Maria changes everything'

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Far from the wreckage of the Caribbean and the Gulf, the misery of 3.4 million people in powerless Puerto Rico and more in the storm-blasted... Read more

In Puerto Rico, 'Maria changes everything'

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Puerto Rico’s population, already down more than 10 percent in the last decade, will likely fall below 3 million over the next few years... Read more

S&P: Graham-Cassidy 'would hurt the economy, states, health insurers'

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The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, attempted “standardization, increased access, and increased federal funding of health... Read more

U.S. companies' Puerto Rico pharma, pesticide factories shut

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U.S. corporations have had to stop manufacturing operations in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Caribbean island colony, as emergency workers... Read more

Bucks virtual-reality firm weighs sale, options

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Environmental Tectonics Corp., based in Southampton, Bucks County, which makes virtual-reality and augmented-reality emergency-response training... Read more