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  1. who’s selling
    Annie Leibovitz Finds a Buyer on Central Park WestAnd signs point to a bidding war.
  2. trees
    Is Universal Studios Landscaping or Strike Busting?A suspiciously timed trim for some ficuses left writers in blazing heat on the picket line, sans shade.
  3. getting around
    Did Jeff Bezos Put His Girlfriend on the Bow of His Superyacht?The massive schooner cost $500 million to build. Hidden declarations of love are priceless.
  4. curbed glossary
    The Hurb Is the Pop-Up Package Hub We’re Stuck With (For Now)It eats up precious street space. But unless the city acts, it’s the only way you’re going to get your Amazon socks and coffee filters.
  5. you’ve got mail
    The Package Pickup Business Coming to the Bodega Near YouFrustrated by package thefts, New Yorkers are turning to a growing list of startups and lockers to hold their online orders.
  6. return to office
    The Office Is Half-DeadOr half-alive, depending on how you want to interpret the latest data.
  7. the group portrait
    Amazon Labor Union’s Next Big TestOrganizers are angling for a second historic victory.
  8. brick and mortar
    Amazon Is Closing Its Terrible Brick-and-Mortar BookstoresA quiet end to a bad idea.
  9. mysteries
    Why Does Jeff Bezos Love This Unremarkable Building in the West 20s So Much?He’s assembled 25,000 square feet on a not-especially-pretty stretch of middle Fifth Avenue.
  10. forest fantasy
    At Amazon’s HQ2, Pretending to Be Green Takes a Lot of EnergyAll those trees can’t cancel out the costs of growing them on a tower.
  11. covid-19
    New York Takes On Amazon Over COVID Safety MeasuresIn a lawsuit, State Attorney General Letitia James alleges that the company put workers at risk of infection.