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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos joins Pentagon innovation board

Bezos and celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson are among the latest to join the agency's Defense Innovation Advisory Board.

By 29 July 2016

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Jeff Bezos slams Peter Thiel's funding lawsuit against Gawker

Amazon CEO says at Code Conference that the billionaire shouldn't be using his fortune "to fund a lawsuit to kill Gawker."

By 1 June 2016

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Why is Donald Trump threatening Amazon and Jeff Bezos?

The leading Republican candidate for US president didn't stop at calling for a boycott of Apple. Now he's coming for the shopping mall of the Internet too.

By 29 February 2016

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Jeff Bezos offers to send Donald Trump into space

Technically Incorrect: After the leading Republican candidate excoriates Amazon's CEO on Twitter, he gets a wry reply.

By 8 December 2015

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Jeff Bezos's first tweet is a modest, boastful affair

Technically Incorrect: The Amazon CEO decides this is the moment to emit his first tweet in 7 years. This one is about the successful landing of his Blue Origin rocket.

By 25 November 2015

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Jeff Bezos' rocket company to start suborbital test flights this year

After an extensive series of test flights, Blue Origin hopes to begin launching people, payloads or both as a commercial endeavor.

By 8 April 2015

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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to make rocket engine for Boeing, Lockheed Martin

Amazon CEO's aerospace company enters into a partnership with the United Launch Alliance to develop BE-4, a rocket engine to replace Russian-made launch jets.

By 18 September 2014

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Amazon's unusual launch event teaser: CEO Jeff Bezos' favorite childhood book

Could a 61-page children's book unlock clues about Amazon's plans for its mysterious launch event? Jessica Dolcourt read it to find out.

By 14 June 2014

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Jeff Bezos rescued in Galapagos by Ecuadorian Navy

The Amazon founder is airlifted out of the Galapagos Islands for emergency treatment of a kidney stone issue, according to local media.

By 5 January 2014

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'Why are you wasting my life?' and other Jeff Bezos gems

A Bloomberg Businessweek excerpt of Brad Stone's book about Amazon depicts CEO Jeff Bezos as a confrontational exec willing to sacrifice millions to sink the target of a bidding war.

By 11 October 2013