Former Amazon CFO Dave Stephenson will join the home-renting giant in January 2019.
British wine seller Majestic is the latest company to outline its plans to stockpile goods to prepare for a messy exit from the EU, announcing it will reserve an extra £8 million (US$10.3 million) of wine.
Amazon's second and third headquarters will be located in Long Island, New York and Crystal City in Arlington County, Virginia.
The world's wealthiest man's fortune has plunged to US$127.6 billion after Amazon's third-quarter earnings call.
Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar sit jointly at the apex of the Financial Review Young Rich List for the seventh successive year. The pair are worth A$14.2 billion (US$10 billion) thanks to the runaway success of their software company Atlassian.
Speaking about the iconic retailer, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday 15 October, Trump said Sears had been "a big deal" when he was young.
Having waged a public and ultimately successful campaign for Amazon to raise its minimum wage to US$15 an hour, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has turned his attention to another giant corporation, McDonald's.
Coca-Cola has responded to widespread speculation it is interested in producing CBD (cannabidiol)-infused beverages, writing that it is "closely monitoring" the fast-growing market segment.
The high-profile lifestyle website has agreed to pay authorities the sum after it was found to be making unfounded claims about its jade and rose quartz vaginal eggs.