Amazon Makes Its Picks, and a Young Politician Isn't Pleased

(Newser) – The insiders were correct: Amazon announced Tuesday that its new second headquarters will be split between a site in Queens and another in Crystal City, northern Virginia. Each will have about 25,000 employees. Nashville, meanwhile, will get an “operations center of excellence” with about 5,000 workers, reports the Wall Street Journal …

School Staffers' Halloween Get-Up a 'Gross Display of Dehumanization'

(Newser) – Halloween is over, but the controversy in one Idaho town isn’t. NBC News reports that the superintendent for Middleton School District has issued an apology after photos were shared on social media of staffers at Heights Elementary School dressed up, as a group, as both stereotypical Mexicans—complete with maracas, colorful shawls, …