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Ascent Capital Group, Inc., today announced a new relationship with AARP, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, social welfare organization with a membership of nearly 38 million people. The relationship names the company as the exclusive AARP-branded provider for professionally installed residential security monitoring.. “AARP is one of the most well-known, respected non-profit groups in the U.S., providing valuable resources to..."/>
Monitronics Announces Exclusive Benefits for AARP Members
Temple Hotels Inc. announced today its intention to undertake a strategic review of the company. The board of directors has appointed CBRE Limited as financial advisor to assist in the process. The objective of the strategic review is to evaluate the portfolio and operations of the company and may include partnerships, portfolio sales and related opportunities."/>
Temple Hotels Inc. Announces Strategic Review
Starz? Did you purchase any of your shares prior to June 30, 2016?"/>
STARZ SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
Delta Galil Industries Ltd. is buying contemporary premium brands, including the businesses and brands of 7 For All Mankind, Splendid and Ella Moss, from VF Corporation for $120 million. "This transaction reflects our strategic efforts to grow Delta Galil's branded business and expand our global footprint," said Isaac Dabah, CEO of Delta Galil. "We are thrilled to be adding three renowned premium brands to our portfolio, as they further diversify our product offering and..."/>
BRIEF: Delta Galil buys fashion brands from V.F. for $120m [Globes, Tel Aviv, Israel]
Intel and German automaker BMW, on developing the autonomous car, a source familiar with the subject has said. The three companies have scheduled a press conference for tomorrow when they are expected to announce the initiative. Although Intel is the world's largest chipmaker, it needs to make up ground in the vehicle manufacturing industry."/>
BRIEF: Mobileye teams with Intel, BMW on autonomous cars [Globes, Tel Aviv, Israel]
Marriott. The Courtyard Fort Worth at Alliance Town Center has 120 rooms and seven suites, plus 5,000 square feet of meeting and event space aimed at luring weddings, business meetings, community event or conferences. An outdoor pool area is adjacent to the 14- acre Bluestem Park, developed by Hillwood in collaboration with the Lady Bird Johnson..."/>
BRIEF: Courtyard by Marriott hotel opens at Alliance Town Center [Fort Worth Star-Telegram]
Carmike Cinemas Inc., which currently controls approximately 2.33 million CKEC shares, 9.6% of the total shares outstanding, expressed its disappointment with the decision to delay the Special Meeting of shareholders which had been scheduled for today, June 30th, 2016.. Presumably, given this decision to delay the vote, Carmike's Board has been unable to gather enough votes to adjourn..."/>
Mittleman Brothers, LLC Sees Carmike Cinemas' Delay of Special Meeting as Implicit Confirmation of Overwhelming Opposition to AMC Entertainment's Buyout Offer of $30 per share; Amendment to By-Laws Circumventive and Disconcerting
Ralph Lauren executive, has launched Phlur, a line of six unisex fragrances available exclusively online. You won't find these scents-- named Hanami, Olmsted& Vaux, Moab, Greylocke, Hepcat and Siano-- in department stores or fancy boutiques."/>
Austin startup Phlur aims to shake up fragrance industry [Austin American-Statesman]
Nordstrom Rack. A groundbreaking event is scheduled for later this year. As part of the Centre's second phase of development, the..."/>
Petrie Richardson Ventures Closes On Nordstram Rack Land Acquisition At Woodmore Towne Centre
TEGNA Inc. today announced a strategic investment in Kin Community, the premier home-focused content brand and creator community that inspires and informs young women. Kin Community has over 170 million followers across social platforms and generates more than 600 million video views monthly. Its creator community includes well-known lifestyle names like Rosanna Pansino, Hannah Hart, Jenn Im, Lauren Riihimaki and Rachel and Byron Talbott."/>
TEGNA Invests in Kin Community
Starz by Lionsgate Entertainment Corp.. On June 30, 2016, the two companies announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Lionsgate will acquire Starz. Under the terms of the agreement, holders of Starz Series A common stock will receive 0.6784 of a share of Lionsgate stock and $18.00 in cash for each share of Starz common..."/>
Robbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Starz (STRZA) by Lionsgate Entertainment Corp. (LGF) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests
Scripps hires VP/GM for KERO in Bakersfield, Calif.
Target Corp. executive is joining the American Refugee Committee to manage staff members in some of the world's most troubled nations. John Griffith, who left Target in 2014 as its executive vice president of property development, will head global humanitarian operations for Minneapolis-based ARC. He will direct more than 1,600 people in 11 countries, notably Syria, Congo, Pakistan and Somalia."/>
American Refugee Committee snags John Griffith, former Target exec and civic leader, for key post [Star Tribune (Minneapolis)]
Elio Motors, Inc., the start-up vehicle manufacturer planning to launch a three-wheeled vehicle that will get up to 84 mpg with a targeted base price of $6,800, today announced the completion of its first E-Series testing vehicle, one of the company's most important milestones in its march toward production. The first E-Series vehicle, code-named the E1A, was unveiled here today in front of a crowd of more than 200 automotive supplier..."/>
Elio Motors Completes First E-Series Test Vehicle; Company Takes Critical Step Toward Commercial Production
Charter Communications will significantly support its mission to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. "We want to congratulate Charter on its successful merger with Time Warner Cable," said Cristina Antelo, CHCI Interim President and CEO. " And we greatly appreciate its strong..."/>
Charter Communications to Continue Partnership With Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
TBWA\Chiat\Day LA Expands Executive Leadership Team
Diamond Resorts International, Inc. in connection with the proposed acquisition of the Company by affiliates of Apollo Global Management. On June 29, 2016, the Company announced it had reached a definitive agreement for the Affiliates to acquire all outstanding shares of DRII in a transaction valued at approximately..."/>
Diamond Resorts International, Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of DRII Shareholders
RLHC Announces Newest Hotel Opening in Fargo
Marriott are taking longer than expected to win approval by Marriott International Inc., according to David Kenny, one of the developers behind the project. "The building is pretty much complete," Kenny said this week. "We did a lot more on the first floor-- with the restaurant space and the bar and a lot of other things-- that we weren't originally going to do.""/>
Hotel projects struggle to finish line [The Post-Star, Glens Falls, N.Y.]
AMC Entertainment's $1.1 billion purchase of rival Carmike Cinemas is "now at considerable risk," AMC said in a statement by chief executive Adam Aron on Thursday. The Leawood-based owner of AMC Theaters said it asked Carmike to adjourn its shareholders meeting at which shareholders were to vote Thursday on the buyout offer. It asked for an adjournment of the vote until July 15.."/>
AMC says its Carmike deal "now at considerable risk" [The Kansas City Star]

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