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35 min ago | Click2Houston

Seattle's Space Needle loses power

A fire causes Seattle's famous Space Needle to lose power on Thursday, briefly stranding tourists on its observation desk.


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3 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

Cirque du Soleil presents Varekai in Indianapolis

Deep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, exists an extraordinary world a world where something else is possible.


Related Topix: Indianapolis, IN, Cirque du Soleil

5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Life Time Fitness, Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing Results of Operations...

LIFE TIME FITNESS, INC. FILES Disclosing Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits , which is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference in this Current Report on Form 8-K.


Related Topix: Life Time Fitness

9 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

For the quarter, total revenue increased 0.6% to $761.2 million; Ret... )--Life Time Fitness, Inc. , The Healthy Way of Life Company, today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Life Time Fitness, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Banking, Financial Services, Popular

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa a golfer's paradise

Golf fanatics can't get enough of the game. So with that in mind, the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa is offering an Unlimited Golf & Stay Package whereby guests can satisfy their appetite for all the golf they can handle.


Related Topix: La Costa Resort and Spa, California

Hispanic Business

Intercontinental Exchange Completes Sale of Wombat Financial Software to SR Labs

The transaction closed today and terms were not disclosed. 'I'd like to thank the for a period of time to help ensure an orderly transition of the business.'


Related Topix: Canlan Ice Sports, Ice Energy, Energy, IntercontinentalExchange


Six Flags to hire 400 'Fright Fest' team members

Six Flags Over Georgia is set to hire hundreds of 'scare actors' event for Fright Fest 2014.


Related Topix: Six Flags, Cobb County, GA, Marietta, GA, Austell, GA

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Review: Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phones

In this June 18, 2014 file photo, the map app on new Amazon Fire Phone is demonstrated in Seattle.


Related Topix: Amazon, us Travel, Seattle Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Space Needle, Audible, Media, IT Services, Netflix, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, Yelp, iPhone and iPad App

Insider Monkey

Earnings Snapshot: Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX), Allergan, Inc. ...

Six Flags Entertainment Corp surprised the Street, when along with its second quarter earnings, it announced that it would be laying off 1,500 of its workers as part of its "stockholder value enhancement" initiative.


Related Topix: Allergan, Biotech, Banking, Six Flags, FLAG Financial, Financial Services

Customer Interaction Solutions

Survey Finds New School Lunch Guidelines Aren't Resonating with Parents

As the debate on school lunch reform continues to rage on at the national and state government level, a new survey found that less than six percent of parents feel the recent reforms have resulted in any meaningful healthy changes in the foods served to their children.


Related Topix: Life Time Fitness, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Health Club


5 ways you can still get busted for pot in Colo., Wash

Packets of a variety of recreational marijuana named "Space Needle" are shown during packaging operations at Sea of Green Farms in Seattle on July 1. / Ted S. Warren, AP While Colorado and Washington have legalized recreational marijuana for adults, don't consider it a free-for all.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Space Needle, Washington, Washington Government


Six Flags Parks Attract Fewer Visitors, But Higher Spending in Q2

Six Flags will likely make up for the drop in guests in the third quarter, its busiest month, and see the double effects of higher visitation and spend before the end of the year.


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Hotel News Resource

Summit Hotel Properties Appoints Two Independent Directors

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. today announced Mr. Jeffrey Jones and Mr. Kenneth Kay have been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, which now includes seven members, five of whom are independent, including Messrs.


Related Topix: Startups, Summit Entertainment, Summit Partners, Vail Resorts, Colorado, Las Vegas Sands, Gaming, Hotels

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Why Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) Stock Is Falling Today

Six Flags also reported an 8% decline in park attendance. However, the company announced a 5% increase in adjusted EBITDA to $145 million for the most recent quarter, compared to $138 million from the 2013 second quarter.


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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

The Red Flags at Six Flags: Why It's Time to Get Off the Roller Coaster

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is a name we all know and most of us probably love.


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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Summer bummer: Six Flags attendance tanks

Only 8.2 million people went to one of Six Flags' 18 parks in April, May or June.


Related Topix: Cedar Fair LP, Economics News, Bankruptcy

US stock slip to start the week; Six Flags sinks

Hasbro and Six Flags sank after their results disappointed investors. Concerns over tensions between Russia and the West weighed on other markets.


Related Topix: Six Flags, Backflip Studios

Business Journal

Six Flags Entertainment Corp. reports record revenue during Q2

Six Flags Entertainment Corp., the Grand Prairie-based theme park company, announced Monday that it had record financial performance in the second quarter with adjusted earnings up 5 percent and revenue up 4 percent.


Related Topix: Six Flags

Daily Herald

Jazzercise: Still evolving after 45 years

"I hear it," a woman proclaimed, and then darted down a hallway at the Washington Hilton.


Related Topix: Jazzercise, Health Club, Pop/Rock, OneRepublic, Northwestern University

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Theme park CEO says job is about making memories

It's not the most exciting part of the park along Lake Erie that boasts 17 roller coasters, but he thinks these little extras will keep families coming back.


Related Topix: Cedar Fair LP, Ohio, Education


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