The largest economic-development prize in a generation will be split between New York City and Northern Virginia, both of which offered incentive plans — now becoming public — in exchange for the retail giant's promise of up to 50,000 high-paying tech jobs. Amazon CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Post.
By the time Jourdan Loyola was finally diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis two years ago, the 5-year-old could not move his neck, right arm or either leg. The unusual condition begins with coldlike symptoms and progresses within days to paralysis. As these cases have surged this fall — the third spike since 2014 — health officials have raced to understand the disease.
President Trump’s testy call with British Prime Minister Theresa May while en route to Paris set the tone for 43 hours of turbulence in the French capital and five days of presidential fury over election results and media coverage of his decision to skip a ceremony honoring the military sacrifice of World War I, U.S. and European officials said.
The news of the potential ouster of deputy national security adviser Mira R. Ricardel comes amid reports of tensions between Ricardel and White House officials. A National Security Council spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Prosecutors say Joaquín Archivaldo Guzmán Loera’s ruthlessness was surpassed perhaps only by his efficiency. Defense lawyers say his “El Chapo” status is a creation of governments trying to distract from corruption in their own ranks.
The deadline has passed for star running back Le’Veon Bell to sign the Steelers’ offer. Any free-agent deal he signs will be judged against the millions he passed up, and many observers maintain that he won’t get back to even.