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Three Senators Are Demanding Answers From Amazon About Its "Unfair And Dangerous" Delivery System

Following a BuzzFeed News investigation into Amazon's delivery network, Sens. Richard Blumenthal, Elizabeth Warren, and Sherrod Brown wrote to Jeff Bezos, accusing the tech giant of disregarding public safety and workers’ rights and demanding information about the companies that deliver its packages.

Ken Bensinger • 3 days ago

Senator Calls On Officials To “Wake Up” On Regulating Amazon

After a BuzzFeed News investigation into crashes and chaos in the retailer’s delivery system, the Connecticut lawmaker said federal regulators “responsible for protecting workers and consumers, enforcing labor and product safety laws” must do more.

Ken Bensinger • 9 days ago

Andrew Yang Called For Increased Regulation Of Amazon

In response to a BuzzFeed News investigation about chaos and accidents in the retailer’s system of package delivery, Yang called for Amazon-specific rules.

Ken Bensinger • 10 days ago

Amazon’s Next-Day Delivery Has Brought Chaos And Carnage To America’s Streets — But The World’s Biggest Retailer Has A System To Escape The Blame

Deaths and devastating injuries. A litany of labor violations. Drivers forced to urinate in their vans. Here is how Amazon’s gigantic, decentralized, next-day delivery network brought chaos, exploitation, and danger to communities across America.

Caroline O'Donovan • 15 days ago

Trump Says Mar-A-Lago Can’t Find US Workers To Hire. New Documents Show Dozens Applied.

Trump often says his resorts have no choice but to hire foreign guest workers — there just aren’t any Americans to take the jobs. But government records show nearly 60 US residents applied for those jobs, and only one was hired.

Ken Bensinger • 4 months ago

Report: Tech Company In Steele Dossier May Have Been Used To Support DNC Hack

The report by a former top FBI cybersecurity official was filed in federal court by BuzzFeed News in its defense against a lawsuit over the publication of the dossier.

Ken Bensinger • 6 months ago

Trump Winery Is Trying To Hire 23 More Foreign Guest Workers

Businesses owned by Donald Trump or bearing his name have now sought to hire more than 600 foreign guest workers since he launched his presidential campaign.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • 7 months ago

The Trump Winery Wants To Hire More Foreign Guest Workers

The Virginia vineyard is owned by Eric Trump, although Donald Trump has previously told reporters that he owns it.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • 9 months ago

A Mysterious Imposter Account Was Used On Facebook To Drum Up Support For The Migrant Caravan

Days before the migrant caravan left Honduras, a fake Facebook account was used to try to bolster its numbers. The social media giant has since deactivated the account but has refused to provide information about who created it.

Ken Bensinger • 9 months ago

A Trump-Branded Resort Wants To Hire 37 More Foreign Workers

Since Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign in June 2015, businesses owned by him or bearing his name have sought to hire more than 570 foreign guest workers.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • One year ago

Aos 86, Marin, ex-presidente da CBF, é sentenciado a 4 anos de prisão nos EUA

Marin é o primeiro condenado no caso Fifa a receber uma sentença de prisão, e sua punição é um provável indicador de quão duramente a juíza federal Pamela Chen vai lidar com os demais réus.

Ken Bensinger • One year ago

A Former Top Brazilian Soccer Official Was Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison In The FIFA Case

Brazil’s José Maria Marin was convicted of receiving millions of dollars in bribes as part of a long-running corruption probe.

Ken Bensinger • One year ago

Promotoria americana pede 10 anos de prisão para ex-presidente da CBF

Acusação alega que crimes pelos quais José Maria Marin foi condenado poderiam render sentença de 24 anos de prisão, mas pediram menos porque réu (já condenado) tem 86. Sentença será conhecida dia 22.

Ken Bensinger • One year ago

Acusan a Televisa de pagar sobornos millonarios por los derechos de la Copa del Mundo

Habría pagado los sobornos a través de una subsidiaria a cambio de los derechos de las ediciones 2018, 2022, 2026 y 2030, según la demanda en su contra.

Ken Bensinger • One year ago

Media Giant Televisa Has Been Sued For Allegedly Paying Millions In Bribes For World Cup Rights

Shareholders claim they lost "hundreds of millions of dollars" as a result of Televisa's alleged scheme.

Ken Bensinger • One year ago

Trump's Florida Golf Course Is Looking To Bring In Even More Foreign Workers

Rather than hiring Americans, the Trump National Golf Club is now seeking to bring in two cooks from abroad.

Jessica Garrison • One year ago

Trump Golf Club’s Latest Foreign Worker Request: 10 Waiters

Since Trump launched his presidential campaign in June 2015, businesses owned by him or bearing his name have sought to hire more than 530 foreign guest workers.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • One year ago

Meet The Man — And Propaganda Machine — Behind The Hammond Pardon

How Forrest Lucas — the little-known millionaire whose company name is plastered on the home stadium of the Indianapolis Colts — wields power, propaganda, and even Sharon Stone to protect Big Agriculture.

Anne Helen Petersen • One year ago

Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Wants To Hire An Additional 38 Foreign Workers

With the latest filings, the club has sought to hire more than 280 temporary foreign workers since Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • One year ago

Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Wants To Hire 40 More Foreign Workers

With the latest filing, the club has now sought to hire more than 240 foreign workers since Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign.

Jeremy Singer-Vine • One year ago