The bonuses to employees come as the U.S. is seeing about 40,000 new confirmed cases per day.
Amazon will convert 125,000 of the 175,000 temporary roles hired since March to permanent jobs if employees would like to stay at Amazon long term.
The employee had worked out of an Amazon distribution center and died on April 9.
A group called Amazon Employees for Climate Justice (AECJ) is calling for a “virtual walk out” in response to the firings and conditions within Amazon workplaces.
Amazon has announced that it plans to hire an additional 75,000 workers as well as raise the hourly wage due to the surging demand created by the COVID-19 crisis.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced he was donating $100 million to help food banks across the United States.
Chicago Amazon workers are refusing to go into work, saying they do not feel safe.
An Amazon delivery driver was caught on video appearing to spit on his hand and wiping it on a package delivered to a resident's door in Hancock Park.
Amazon announced on Tuesday that it would begin putting delays on non-essential items.
Amazon said Monday that it has already suspended more than 3,900 seller accounts for price-gouging during the coronavirus outbreak, a disclosure that came on the same day President Trump issued an executive order aimed at curtailing the practice.
Warehouse workers sounded alarms last week that the company is not doing enough to protect them.
Amazon, in an attempt to fill its warehouses with toilet paper, hand sanitizer and other items in high demand, said Tuesday that it will limit what suppliers can send to its warehouses for the next three weeks.
Amazon said Monday that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online.
Amazon deleted more than 1 million products that falsely claimed to cure or defend against the novel coronavirus.
An Amazon employee in Seattle reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 after becoming symptomatic last month.
When e-commerce giant Amazon wanted to buy a suburban Chicago-area property with the goal to build a giant fulfillment center there, the mayor answered heck no.
A Chicago alderman says he's cut a deal with Amazon to build a huge new warehouse in the Southside Pullman neighborhood that would produce hundreds of new jobs.
An Amazon delivery driver has been arrested after being caught on camera delivering a package and then stealing it seconds later, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. But Sheriff Grady Judd blasted Amazon for refusing to help law enforcement catch him.
If you receive an email containing an order confirmation for an item on Amazon that you didn’t purchase, be warned — it could be a phishing scam.
Christine Hyatt told KKTV in Colorado Springs that thieves have stolen at least 20 packages from her porch and last Wednesday was the third time she was able to dupe the criminals into removing her garbage for free.