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Amazon’s Homeless Shelter Faces Seattle Crisis, Criticism

SEATTLE — A homeless shelter built on Amazon’s perfectly manicured urban Seattle campus is a major civic contribution that pushes the company to face the crisis and criticism in the hometown it has rapidly transformed. When Amazon's offices reopen post-pand...
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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to Start $2 Billion Charitable Fund

SEATTLE — Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said Thursday that he is giving $2 billion to start a fund that will open preschools in low-income neighborhoods and give money to nonprofits that helps homeless families. Bezos, whose stake in Amazon is worth abo...