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ABC 7 El Paso
Why you want Amazon to be your new neighboroffered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tus
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 hours ago
offered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tuscon, Arizona, sent a giant cactus to CEO Jeff Bezos and one Georgia town pledged to name an area "The city of Amazon." The second headquarters is expected to cost at... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Why you want Amazon to be your new neighboroffered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tus
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 9 hours ago
offered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tuscon, Arizona, sent a giant cactus to CEO Jeff Bezos and one Georgia town pledged to name an area "The city of Amazon." The second headquarters is expected to cost at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Why you want Amazon to be your new neighboroffered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tus
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 hours ago
offered massive tax breaks, while others got creative with their courtship. Tuscon, Arizona, sent a giant cactus to CEO Jeff Bezos and one Georgia town pledged to name an area "The city of Amazon." The second headquarters is expected to cost at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Could Amazon’s new headquarters flip the presidential vote in a swing state?and beyond? It's unlikely, but in certain scenarios, conceivable. A new headq
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
and beyond? It's unlikely, but in certain scenarios, conceivable. A new headquarters from Amazon (whose chief executive, Jeff Bezos, owns The Washington Post) would pack enough of an employment and economic punch that it could have a measurable... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
ICYMI: Here are the top stories from the past weekthat would bring $5 billion in investment and 50,000 high-paying jobs to a luck
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 10 hours ago
that would bring $5 billion in investment and 50,000 high-paying jobs to a lucky city in North America. Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos said the HQ2 would be "the full equal" of its growing headquarters in Seattle, which has taken over much of the... Read more
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ajc.com
Is Atlanta really a contender for Amazon HQ?year didn’t pass the bathroom bill its governor wanted, it adopted his ban on s
ajc.com / Posted 21 hours ago
year didn’t pass the bathroom bill its governor wanted, it adopted his ban on sanctuary cities. Texas, where Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has deep roots, also has flirted with the idea of secession. Deal vetoed controversial “religious liberty”... Read more
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Boston Herald
Experts: Real Amazon contenders are Boston, NY, D.C.come from state programs. Washington, D.C., is seen as a favorite for both bus
Boston Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
come from state programs. Washington, D.C., is seen as a favorite for both business and personal reasons. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ purchase of the Washington Post gives him existing connections to the city. Amazon is also likely to face more... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Life goes on for the 218 Amazon also-ransAmazon. Amazon's obsessive desire to please its customers has created a fearso
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Amazon. Amazon's obsessive desire to please its customers has created a fearsome retail juggernaut and made its founder, Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world. This sense of disappointment in the company, however transient it may prove, is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Taxpayers, get ready to smooch Bezos' behindI simply will not tell you that Chicago’s City Hall has been smooching the behi
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
I simply will not tell you that Chicago’s City Hall has been smooching the behind of Amazon boss Jeff Bezos. No. I just won’t do it. And I won’t say that the civic leaders of the other 19 cities still in the Great Amazon Headquarters Sweepstakes... Read more
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The News & Observer
What does Raleigh’s competition for Amazon look like?statement. “The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
statement. “The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the future – so should Amazon. And we love that Jeff Bezos already has a home here.” Bezos has several homes. Cons: Rent and home ownership have been rising, and some... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Could one of these Democrats save Illinois from itself?“If we give the world highly educated high school and college kids, the world w
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
“If we give the world highly educated high school and college kids, the world will give us its jobs.” But if Amazon’s Jeff Bezos called you, we asked the six, what would you say you’ll do as governor to make Illinois, so mired in dysfunction,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
What Amazon’s HQ2 decision says about New Yorkyou to create the greatest possible benefit to Amazon and to all New Yorkers,"
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
you to create the greatest possible benefit to Amazon and to all New Yorkers," Gov. Andrew Cuomo wrote to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Oct. 19. Amazon's announcement was exciting news for New York City and the Hudson Valley, which submitted a... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Longmont architects: Fingers still crossed for call from Amazondesign last year for an 8 million-square-foot skyscraper to serve as Amazon's D
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
design last year for an 8 million-square-foot skyscraper to serve as Amazon's Denver home and sent their idea to CEO Jeff Bezos. While they haven't heard back from Bezos in the months since they reached out to Amazon, Cyako and Gore haven't... Read more
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The News-Times
What Every Company Can Learn From Amazon's Search for a Second Headquartersoriginal statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation o
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
original statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation of 50,000 jobs in whichever city it chooses, Jeff Bezos and his team were careful to emphasize that they view this as a true “second home” for the company, rather than a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
What Every Company Can Learn From Amazon's Search for a Second Headquartersoriginal statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation o
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
original statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation of 50,000 jobs in whichever city it chooses, Jeff Bezos and his team were careful to emphasize that they view this as a true “second home” for the company, rather than a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
What Every Company Can Learn From Amazon's Search for a Second Headquartersoriginal statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation o
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
original statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation of 50,000 jobs in whichever city it chooses, Jeff Bezos and his team were careful to emphasize that they view this as a true “second home” for the company, rather than a... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
For Amazon's HQ2, here's how Denver stacks up against a few of the 19 other finalistsSchool of Engineering and Computer Science | University of Denver, who feels De
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
School of Engineering and Computer Science | University of Denver, who feels Denver still has a great shot. "Do I think Jeff Bezos (Amazon's founder) has 20 different options in mind? No way! I think he pretty much knows what he wants to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Rauner steps in it as Illinois celebrates an Amazon milestoneSometime soon, when Amazon and Jeff Bezos come a-calling in Chicago and the oth
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
Sometime soon, when Amazon and Jeff Bezos come a-calling in Chicago and the other 20 cities on its list as possible locations for its prized new second headquarters, you just know what's going to happen. It could happen in Atlanta or Dallas,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amazon's Jeff Bezos continued to drive a Honda long after becoming a billionaire — and it reveals why he's so successfulJeff Bezos is worth over $100 billion, but he is still a frugal spender as Amaz
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Jeff Bezos is worth over $100 billion, but he is still a frugal spender as Amazon CEO. When he first became rich, Bezos upgraded his Chevy Blazer to a Honda Accord. Frugality is one of Amazon's leadership principles and has helped the company... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Amazon's Jeff Bezos continued to drive a Honda long after becoming a billionaire — and it reveals why he's so successfulJeff Bezos is worth over $100 billion, but he is still a frugal spender as Amaz
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Jeff Bezos is worth over $100 billion, but he is still a frugal spender as Amazon CEO. When he first became rich, Bezos upgraded his Chevy Blazer to a Honda Accord. Frugality is one of Amazon's leadership principles and has helped the company... Read more
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Greenwich Time
What Every Company Can Learn From Amazon's Search for a Second Headquartersoriginal statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation o
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
original statement about its plans for a $5 billion construction and creation of 50,000 jobs in whichever city it chooses, Jeff Bezos and his team were careful to emphasize that they view this as a true “second home” for the company, rather than a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Gambling site picks Boston to win Amazon's HQ2year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention.
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention. For example, Tucson, Arizona sent Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos a giant 21-foot cactus, Birmingham, Alabama installed huge Amazon delivery boxes around town, and Kansas City... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Gambling site picks Boston to win Amazon's HQ2year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention. For example, Tucson, Arizona sent Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos a giant 21-foot cactus, Birmingham, Alabama installed huge Amazon delivery boxes around town, and Kansas City... Read more
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Philly.com
What cities on Amazon shortlist have in common: a lifestyle appealing to tech workersAmazon’s Seattle campus. How could it ever host 50,000 new Amazon employees? Tu
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Amazon’s Seattle campus. How could it ever host 50,000 new Amazon employees? Tucson, Ariz., may have tried to woo Amazon’s Jeff Bezos with a giant cactus, but it has virtually no mass transit. The renovations at Dilworth Park have made the City... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Gambling site picks Boston to win Amazon's HQ2year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention. For example, Tucson, Arizona sent Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos a giant 21-foot cactus, Birmingham, Alabama installed huge Amazon delivery boxes around town, and Kansas City... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Gambling site picks Boston to win Amazon's HQ2year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention.
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
year. Many cities made elaborate gestures to attract the company's attention. For example, Tucson, Arizona sent Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos a giant 21-foot cactus, Birmingham, Alabama installed huge Amazon delivery boxes around town, and Kansas City... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amazon raises monthly Prime membership fees by 20 percentthe nation's capital is getting serious consideration. Huge businesses already
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
the nation's capital is getting serious consideration. Huge businesses already call the area home, and despite traffic woes, it's a transportation hub. Plus, employees could help the circulation numbers for the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Amazon raises monthly Prime membership fees by 20 percentthe nation's capital is getting serious consideration. Huge businesses already
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
the nation's capital is getting serious consideration. Huge businesses already call the area home, and despite traffic woes, it's a transportation hub. Plus, employees could help the circulation numbers for the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Amazon has a plan to become profitable. It's called advertisingFor more than two decades, Amazon.com Inc. chief Jeff Bezos has famously sacrif
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
For more than two decades, Amazon.com Inc. chief Jeff Bezos has famously sacrificed profit for growth, convincing Wall Street that his company’s interests were best served by pouring money into the logistical nuts and bolts that have turned Amazon... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Amazon HQ2 cities: Here are some of biggest snubsSan Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the ru
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
San Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the running altogether. In a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Mayor Ron Nirenberg said that while San Antonio has a "competitive toolkit of incentives" to offer, "blindly... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Amazon HQ2 cities: Here are some of biggest snubsSan Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the ru
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
San Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the running altogether. In a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Mayor Ron Nirenberg said that while San Antonio has a "competitive toolkit of incentives" to offer, "blindly... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Amazon HQ2 cities: Here are some of biggest snubsSan Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the ru
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
San Antonio didn't make the shortlist. In October, it took itself out of the running altogether. In a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Mayor Ron Nirenberg said that while San Antonio has a "competitive toolkit of incentives" to offer, "blindly... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Amazon trims list of potential cities for second HQ to 20to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will be "a full equal" to it, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos had said. The extra space will help the rapidly growing company, which had nearly 542,000 employees at the end of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg denies buying a luxurious superyachtworld’s richest people. Yet both Zuckerberg and Ortega have a way to go to cat
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
world’s richest people. Yet both Zuckerberg and Ortega have a way to go to catch the world’s wealthiest human, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. storybreak stars<\/title>Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
20 cities make Amazon's HQ2 cutthe city's positives to other potential corporate suitors. A tongue-in-cheek br
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
the city's positives to other potential corporate suitors. A tongue-in-cheek breakup letter to Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos-- "Hey, Amazon, we need to talk" -- ran as a full-page ad in The Washington Post, which is owned by Bezos. The... Read more
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Gulf News
Jeff Bezos learns how to play nice in WashingtonBut the courtesy does not extend to the current occupier of White House By Nic
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
But the courtesy does not extend to the current occupier of White House By Nick Wingfield and Nellie Bowles Jeff Bezos rubbed elbows with Halle Berry, Chris Hemsworth and other Hollywood celebrities at an after-party for the Golden Globes. In... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquartersto remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will be "a full equal" to it, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos had said. The extra space will help the rapidly growing company, which had nearly 542,000 employees at the end of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Amazon's 20 contenders stack upit has narrowed the field to 20 places, including three bids from the Washingto
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
it has narrowed the field to 20 places, including three bids from the Washington D.C., area, where Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos has put down roots, as well as proposals from smaller Midwestern cities (Columbus, Ohio; Indianapolis) and major... Read more
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eWeek
Amazon’s List of 20 Potential HQ2 Sites Shows Focus on Washington DCis probably the most important and having a headquarters in the area rather tha
eWeek / Posted 2 days ago
is probably the most important and having a headquarters in the area rather than just a lobbying office says a lot. Plus, Jeff Bezos already splits his time between Seattle and Washington. He owns The Washington Post and he owns the largest... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's competition: A look at the 20 bids for Amazon's HQ2tax relief for up to 20 years. Chicago added a little “Star Trek” flare to its
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
tax relief for up to 20 years. Chicago added a little “Star Trek” flare to its bid in an attempt to play on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ love for the franchise. William Shatner, who played Capt. James T. Kirk in the original “Star Trek” TV series and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Freedom Rider: Oligarch Jeff Bezosalike are willing to turn over government coffers to Bezos and his ilk and the
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
alike are willing to turn over government coffers to Bezos and his ilk and the rights of the people be damned." Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has a net worth of $105 billion and is the richest man in the world. But he is not just the richest man at this... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Amazon seconde headquarters short list has just one West Coast citythe biggest tech and internet-based companies in the world, the region was goin
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
the biggest tech and internet-based companies in the world, the region was going to find it difficult to woo Amazon and CEO Jeff Bezos. “Amazon is a core Seattle brand,” Ives said. “And in its in DNA, a second headquarters was not going to be in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Amazon sweepstakes is narrowed down to 20 competitorsto remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will be "a full equal" to it, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has said. The extra space will give the rapidly growing company room to spread out. It had nearly 542,000... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Amazon sweepstakes is narrowed down to 20 competitorsto remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 2 days ago
to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will be "a full equal" to it, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has said. The extra space will give the rapidly growing company room to spread out. It had nearly 542,000... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Amazon sweepstakes is narrowed down to 20 competitorsto remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 days ago
to remain in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the second home base will be "a full equal" to it, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has said. The extra space will give the rapidly growing company room to spread out. It had nearly 542,000... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
What you need to know about Amazon's 20 final citiessunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the fu
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
sunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the future — so should Amazon. And we love that Jeff Bezos already has a home here," LA Mayor Eric Garcetti told CNN Tech in a statement. Metro population: 6.1... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Despite not making Amazon cut, city officials say Kansas City gained experiencemade splashy attempts to attract the company's attention. For example, Tuscon,
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
made splashy attempts to attract the company's attention. For example, Tuscon, Arizona sent a giant cactus to CEO Jeff Bezos and Stonecrest, Georgia offered to de-annex some of its land and rename it the city of Amazon. Meanwhile, Kansas... Read more
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FOX Carolina
What you need to know about Amazon's 20 final citiessunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the fu
FOX Carolina / Posted 2 days ago
sunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the future — so should Amazon. And we love that Jeff Bezos already has a home here," LA Mayor Eric Garcetti told CNN Tech in a statement. Metro population: 6.1... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
What you need to know about Amazon's 20 final citiessunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the fu
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
sunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the future — so should Amazon. And we love that Jeff Bezos already has a home here," LA Mayor Eric Garcetti told CNN Tech in a statement. Metro population: 6.1... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
What you need to know about Amazon's 20 final citiessunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the fu
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
sunshine. The Olympics, two NFL teams, and George Lucas all know L.A. is the future — so should Amazon. And we love that Jeff Bezos already has a home here," LA Mayor Eric Garcetti told CNN Tech in a statement. Metro population: 6.1... Read more
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