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Houston left in cold, Dallas, Austin among Amazon's narrowed list of potential HQ2 cities

Houston failed to make the shortlist of potential sites for Amazon’s second headquarters. “We don’t tend to do the sort of things that Amazon is really looking for,” McNair Center director Edward J. Egan tells KPRC-2: http://bit.ly/2GQ0zad.