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Tucson sends Bezos a 21-foot Saguaro

Tue Sep 19 14:25:42 EDT 2017 | 12News
Amazon is returning a 21-foot saguaro to Arizona after a group sent the cactus as a gift to lure the online retail giant to southern Arizona. Sun Corridor, Inc., in Tucson hoped to get Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' attention by sending him a saguaro cactus. Sun Corridor is wooing the Seattle-based tech giant to pick southern Arizona for its second corporate headquarters. READ: Tucson group hopes to attract Amazon's attention with 21-foot Saguaro Amazon News tweeted Monday that they can't accept gi..

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Amazon is returning a 21-foot saguaro to Arizona after a group sent the cactus as a gift to lure the online retail giant to southern Arizona. Sun Corridor, Inc., in Tucson hoped to..
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Amazon has rejected the 21-foot (6.4-meter) Saguaro cactus that southern Arizona economic leaders planned to send as a gift to CEO Jeff Bezos, in a bid to attr..
The desire to be loved and wanted can make people do crazy things. That can be the only explanation for the fact that the other day some Arizona business leaders strapped a 21-foot..
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Amazon has rejected the 21-foot (6.4-meter) Saguaro cactus that southern Arizona economic leaders planned to send as a gift to CEO Jeff Bezos, in a bid to attr..
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Republican Gov. Larry Hogan says he will personally lobby Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to locate the retailer's new headquarters in the state. Hogan said Friday ..
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Republican Gov. Larry Hogan says he will personally lobby Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to locate the retailer’s new headquarters in the state. Hogan said Friday ..
Amazon had to politely refuse a cactus from Arizona today. Sun Corridor, an Arizona-based economic group, offered a 21-foot Saguaro cactus as a way to show its interest in housing ..
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