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A former employee of an Joliet Amazon facility was indicted on charges alleging he was possessing a ghost gun when he told another employee, "I'll do your [expletive] right here," court records show.
An Amazon employee in Joliet was charged on Thursday with aggravated assault and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.
Paul Borek said cheers to 15 years this week as he retired as executive director of the DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation. He leaves a legacy of significant business growth for the community, local leaders said.
The Federal Trade Commission and 17 state attorney generals filed an antitrust lawsuit against Amazon on Tuesday, alleging the e-commerce behemoth uses its position in the marketplace to inflate prices on other platforms, overcharge sellers and stifle competition.
During the past three years, record investment has generated epic volumes of development in DeKalb County, writes Paul Borek of the DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation. A roundup of 2022 projects:
Amazon is adding a prescription drug discount program to its growing health care business.
Another Amazon demonstration at a Joliet warehouse was planned for early Monday.
One of Amazon’s new facilities in Huntley is primed to open on Sunday and could soon employ around 500 people in the coming months, company officials said.
Demonstration outside warehouse follows similar rally at Amazon facility in Joliet
Amazon employees of MDW2 in Joliet staged a walkout Tuesday afternoon to demand a safer work place and jobs that offer a living wage.
Amazon will not be moving forward with plans for a distribution center in Crystal Lake, city officials confirmed this week.
Amazon has filed a lawsuit against administrators of more than 10,000 Facebook groups it accuses of coordinating fake reviews in exchange for money or free products
While the shell of the building is completed, the Amazon warehouse on the south side of Huntley won't open until 2023, with hiring expected to start a month before that date.
The Joliet-based Warehouse Workers for Justice said Black workers are feeling unsafe at an Amazon facility in Joliet after they were targets of racial death threats and intimidation.