Biggest lure for Amazon to Virginia may be campus, not cash

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - The key to luring Amazon to northern Virginia may not have been hundreds of millions in cash incentives but instead plans for a nearby $1 billion graduate campus that will train hundreds of high-tech workers annually.

Spokane doesn't make the cut for Amazon HQ

Amazon has narrowed down a list of places it's considering to build its second headquarters and Spokane is not on it.  The Lilac City threw its name into the hat this summer, hoping to benefit from the 5 billion dollars, and 50 thousand jobs the headquarters would bring.