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RICHMOND, Va. — Amazon, which has grown too big for its Seattle hometown, said it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and northern Virginia. Each will get 25,000 jobs. In addition, the online retailer said it will open an operations hub in Nashville, creating 5,000 jobs. By Alan Suderman and Joseph Pisani. SENT: 500 words, photos, video.
AMAZON HQ-SEATTLE LESSONS
SEATTLE — Seattle has enjoyed the benefits - and the downsides - of being Amazon’s hometown as tens of thousands of highly-paid tech workers have transformed the city. What might Seattle’s experience mean for the online giant’s new locations and how have Seattle’s Amazon growing pains affected the search? By Sally Ho. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by noon EDT.
AMAZON HQ-TWO CITIES
NEW YORK — A look at New York’s Long Island City and Crystal City in northern Virginia. Both are riverfront stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers, but there are plenty of differences between them. A version of this story moved previously and is being updated with developments. SENT: 1,000 words, photos.
AMAZON AT A GLANCE
NEW YORK — Amazon is hard to escape. Whether you’ve bought shoes at Zappos, picked up milk at Whole Foods or listened to an audiobook on Audible, you’ve been caught up in Amazon’s growing web of businesses. And now, Amazon’s sprawling empire will stretch even further. A chunky text look at the business Amazon has a hand in. SENT: 700 words, photos.
FBC-T25-Washington State-Ground Game
SPOKANE, Wash. — While quarterback Gardner Minshew is getting most of the attention, running backs James Williams and Max Borghi have fueled the rise of No. 8 Washington State this season. By Nicholas K. Geranios. Upcoming: 600 words by 2 p.m. Photos
PULLMAN POLICE-LAWSUIT: Pullman officers face second use-of-force suit in 3 months
POACHING CASE: Man accused in massive Northwest poaching ring set for trial
GRANDFATHER SHOOTS GRANDSON: Police: Grandfather fatally shoots grandson in self-defense