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Stamford Advocate
These cities and states are throwing hundreds of millions at Amazon for its new headquartersAmazon incentive packages, in ascending order of monetary value. Memphis, Tenn
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Amazon incentive packages, in ascending order of monetary value. Memphis, Tennessee — $60 millionShutterstock The Memphis City Council voted on October 3 to offer the tax breaks for the company's headquarters, which may be supplemented by... Read more
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Connecticut Post
These cities and states are throwing hundreds of millions at Amazon for its new headquartersAmazon incentive packages, in ascending order of monetary value. Memphis, Tenn
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Amazon incentive packages, in ascending order of monetary value. Memphis, Tennessee — $60 millionShutterstock The Memphis City Council voted on October 3 to offer the tax breaks for the company's headquarters, which may be supplemented by... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Fred Davis looks back on the civil rights movementbroker in six states surrounding here.” A year later he followed his passion f
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 hours ago
broker in six states surrounding here.” A year later he followed his passion for politics into a seat on the newly formed Memphis City Government. “The sanitation strike happened in my second month in my tenure on the new council. now the... Read more
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Bizjournals
HQ2 pitches pile up at Amazon ( AMZN), while taxpayers remain out of the loop. Here's who's biddingadvantage. What's clear is the numbers being discussed are big. Among the sta
Bizjournals / Posted yesterday
advantage. What's clear is the numbers being discussed are big. Among the states and cities to disclose bid details, the Memphis City Council confirmed this week it has approved a $60 million incentive package to land Amazon. And New Jersey... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis City Council presses for action plan on Confederate statuesMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Members of the Memphis City Council say Confederate statues in
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Members of the Memphis City Council say Confederate statues in the city are a nuisance and need to come down. Right now statues of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest and Jefferson Davis sit in city parks. Tuesday, the city... Read more
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FOX News
Tennessee historical board denies request to remove Confederate statuewhite supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that resulted in the death
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that resulted in the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer. The Memphis City Council passed an ordinance to remove Confederate monuments from public parks, including the Nathan Bedford... Read more
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FOX News
Tennessee historical board denies request to remove Confederate statuewhite supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that resulted in the death
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia that resulted in the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer. The Memphis City Council passed an ordinance to remove Confederate monuments from public parks, including the Nathan Bedford... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Documents show Amazon planning Memphis fulfillment centercenters across the country. EDGE will consider the company’s application for i
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
centers across the country. EDGE will consider the company’s application for incentives at the board’s meeting Wednesday. Memphis city leaders are also separately pursuing a chance to become home for Amazon’s second headquarters. City Council... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MPD denies having ‘hazard list’ as activists demand man’s name be removedfiled an internal affairs complaint against an MPD officer. MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
filed an internal affairs complaint against an MPD officer. MEMPHIS, Tenn. — About a dozen demonstrators gathered outside Memphis City Hall on Thursday afternoon to demand that Memphis police remove a Frayser man’s name from a so-called “hazard... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Lee Harris entering Shelby County mayor’s racea Democrat who was elected to state office in 2014, is a law professor at Unive
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 days ago
a Democrat who was elected to state office in 2014, is a law professor at University of Memphis and was previously a Memphis City Council member. He attended city schools and received his law degree from Yale University. Current county Mayor... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Memphis prepares proposal to become Amazon's 2nd headquartersWith a deadline quickly approaching, City of Memphis and Memphis City Council c
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 17 days ago
With a deadline quickly approaching, City of Memphis and Memphis City Council continue to work out a proposal to showcase why Amazon's second headquarters should call the Bluff City home. The city council passed a resolution with the specific... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis City Council delays action on Confederate statuesMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A third reading of an ordinance giving the Memphis City Counci
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A third reading of an ordinance giving the Memphis City Council options to remove Confederate statues stalled Tuesday. The final reading would have gotten the ball rolling for the city to put into place a plan to remove the Nathan... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mayor: Historical Commission delays hearing on Forrest statueof our petition.” “Memphis is as unified on this as anything we’ve seen — from
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 22 days ago
of our petition.” “Memphis is as unified on this as anything we’ve seen — from Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell, the Memphis City Council, the Shelby County Commission, the business community, and 177 diverse members of the clergy. Republican... Read more

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