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Sep 15, 2014, 07:42 ET

Sports Trading Club to Expand into South Africa and Indochina with 50% Acquisition by USG Partners

Australian-based Sports Trading Club Partnership has sold 50% to BVI's Universal Sports Group (USGP.org) which was recently rebranded USG...

Sep 11, 2014, 13:10 ET
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Campaign Nonviolence To Launch at National Press Club Newsmaker Featuring Former Rep. Dennis Kucinich, Rev. Lennox Yearwood and More

Campaign Nonviolence, a newly formed movement to build a culture of peace through the practice of active nonviolence, will formally launch at the...

Sep 10, 2014, 18:00 ET

Club Curry Raises More Than $130,000 for Local Domestic Violence Shelter

 Club Curry announced today that it has raised more than $130,000 to support Kansas City's local domestic violence shelter, Hope...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
Day for Kids Atlanta participants competed in a fun-filled field day event complete with sack races, tug-of-war and other games to support youth in need. Following the Atlanta kick-off event, Boys & Girls Clubs around the country will host local Day for Kids events on Sept. 20 and throughout the month. (PRNewsFoto/Boys & Girls Clubs of America)

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Celebrates Childhood with Day for Kids Event

Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) kicked-off its Day for Kids season with a fun-filled field day in Atlanta, where corporate partners and...

Sep 09, 2014, 06:00 ET

Club Monaco Launches Menswear Globally Online with MR PORTER.COM

Club Monaco, the international lifestyle brand that offers men and women affordably luxury, is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership with MR...

Sep 05, 2014, 11:46 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: Wife of Renowned Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng To Plead For International Support for his Release to the U.S.

The wife of renowned Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng will make a public appeal for her husband's release to the United States at a...

Sep 05, 2014, 11:15 ET

Itasca Country Club Acquired by Itasca Golf Investors LLC

Itasca Country Club (the "Club"), a historic private country club founded in 1925 and located in downtown Itasca, Illinois, has announced the...

Sep 05, 2014, 09:27 ET
Boca Grove's Director of Golf Chad Kurmel qualifies for PGA Professional National Championship (PRNewsFoto/Boca Grove Golf and Tennis Club)

Boca Grove Golf Pro Chad Kurmel Qualifies for the PGA Professional National Championship

 Chad Kurmel, Director of Golf at Boca Grove Golf and Tennis Club in Boca Raton, Fla., finished one shot out of first place in the recent South...

Sep 05, 2014, 08:35 ET
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The Oaks Club Breaks Ground on Heron Course Renovation

 The Oaks Club today broke ground on the renovation of its Heron Course, a year-long project with that will create a memorable new golfing...

Sep 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

BJ's Wholesale Club Announces Major Donation for Hunger Relief

 BJ's Charitable Foundation announces today that it will provide grants to 30 Feeding America-member food banks to celebrate the...

Sep 03, 2014, 19:23 ET
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National Press Club Mourns Death of Photojournalist in Ukraine

The National Press Club president expressed sadness on Thursday at news that a Russian photojournalist had been found dead in Ukraine. Andrei...

Sep 03, 2014, 12:18 ET
The Executives' Club Of Chicago Names Ana Dutra As President And Chief Executive Officer (PRNewsFoto/The Executives' Club of Chicago)

The Executives' Club Of Chicago Names Ana Dutra As President And Chief Executive Officer

 The Executives' Club of Chicago announced today that it has appointed Ana Dutra as its President and Chief Executive Officer.  Dutra will...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

Currahee Club Wins Prestigious Aurora Awards

 Currahee Club, the premier golf community located in Toccoa, Ga., was recently presented with three Aurora Awards for construction and design...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:25 ET
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National Press Club statement on Steven Sotloff

The National Press Club condemns the execution of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff, who was being held by the terrorist organization Islamist...

Sep 02, 2014, 11:00 ET

Club Curry Helps Kick-off September with '20s Themed Party to Benefit Hope House

 Following the unofficial end of summer, Club Curry is helping kick-off September in Kansas City with one of the biggest parties of the year....

Aug 29, 2014, 10:27 ET
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Vaccines at the Crossroads: Outbreaks On the Rise Across America

Diseases largely eradicated in the United States a generation ago are returning. Measles was declared eliminated in 2000, yet the CDC reports 593...

Aug 28, 2014, 12:01 ET
Dive into fun and sun at Club Med Cancun Yucatan or hit the slopes for thrill and chill at Club Med Valmorel in the French Alps (PRNewsFoto/Club Med)

Vacationers Choose Between Sun and Snow for Their Ideal Winter Getaway with Club Med's "Sea and Ski" Sale

 For those looking for a warm tropical escape this winter, Club Med presents all-inclusive sea vacations starting at only $129 per person, per...

Aug 27, 2014, 13:38 ET
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Lending Club Files S-1 Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering

Lending Club, the world's largest online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, today announced that it has filed a registration statement...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:11 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: The Real Reason College Costs So Much

 Why are college and university Costs escalating so rapidly? At a National Press Club Newsmakers news conference on September 10, Richard...

Aug 25, 2014, 14:22 ET
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NPC Newsmaker Program: New York Times Reporter Expelled from Kabul to Speak at Newsmaker 2 p.m. Wednesday

New York Times reporter Matthew Rosenberg, who was expelled from Kabul last week but whom the two presidential candidates said they would allow...