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DEADLINE ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against The RealReal, Inc. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 5:00pm

Investors have until January 24, 2020 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.

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  • Investors have until January 24, 2020 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.
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  • On November 5, 2019, CNBC published an investigative report that showed that the Companys authentication process was not as robust as it led consumers to believe.
  • The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country.

AURAK Signs an Agreement With The University of Texas at Arlington

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 10:40am

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have signed an agreement to set up a collaborative education program to maximize opportunities for students.

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  • The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have signed an agreement to set up a collaborative education program to maximize opportunities for students.
  • President of AURAK, Professor Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, signed the three-year agreement along with the Dr. Teik C. Lim, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington.
  • AURAK is very pleased to be able to sign this agreement which will help our students in tangible ways.
  • It is the second-largest university in the University of Texas System and offers more than 180 baccalaureate, masters', and doctoral degree programs.

National Geographic Builds on Power of Its Diverse Slate With Season Pickups of Franchise Series BRAIN GAMES, RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS and LIFE BELOW ZERO

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:58am

It was also announced that the second season of GORDON RAMSAY: UNCHARTED will premiere on Sunday, May 10, at 10/9c on National Geographic.

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  • It was also announced that the second season of GORDON RAMSAY: UNCHARTED will premiere on Sunday, May 10, at 10/9c on National Geographic.
  • Finding a new home on National Geographic this season, the wildly popular hit series RUNNING WILD WITH BEAR GRYLLS garners an original season pickup ahead of its season finale.
  • The three-series commitment deal also includes two additional seasons of Life Below Zero and an additional season of Life Below Zero: Port Protection.
  • LIFE BELOW ZERO, LIFE BELOW ZERO: PORT PROTECTION and LIFE BELOW ZERO: NEXT GENERATION are produced by BBC Studios for National Geographic.

National Geographic Unveils the Field Ready Program

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:57am

As National Geographic continues to push forward on our ambitious strategy of creating premium content, I could not be more excited to launch the Field Ready Program, said Monroe.

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  • As National Geographic continues to push forward on our ambitious strategy of creating premium content, I could not be more excited to launch the Field Ready Program, said Monroe.
  • The Field Ready Program is a groundbreaking approach to diversifying the voices in storytelling, and a natural extension of the work that National Geographic has been doing for more than 130 years.
  • Upon graduation from the program, the Field Ready production assistants will be announced to the wider production community in hopes of being placed on National Geographic productions around the world.
  • NGP combines the global National Geographic television channels (National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo WILD, Nat Geo MUNDO, Nat Geo PEOPLE) with National Geographics media and consumer-oriented assets, including National Geographic magazines; National Geographic studios; related digital and social media platforms; books; maps; childrens media; and ancillary activities that include travel, global experiences and events, archival sales, licensing and e-commerce businesses.

Nat Geo WILD Rings in the New Decade and Its 10th Anniversary by Announcing Robust Slate of New Series and Specials

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:56am

New year, new decade, New Roaring 20s and Nat Geo WILD certainly has a lot to roar about.

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  • New year, new decade, New Roaring 20s and Nat Geo WILD certainly has a lot to roar about.
  • Celebrating its 10th year on the air, the fastest-growing network for animal lovers of all ages celebrates its wild achievements throughout the past decade by announcing its robust 2020 programming slate.
  • Nat Geo WILD has distinguished itself as the premier destination for viewers who love animals and the natural world as much as we do.
  • Nat Geo WILD is renowned for its cinematic, natural history portfolio, underscored by its Wild franchise, beginning with early titles, including WILD MISSISSIPPI, AFRICAS GREAT RIFT and WILD ALASKA.

National Geographic Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day With Two World Premiere Specials: Born Wild: Earth Day Live and Jane Goodall: The Hope

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:50am

Beginning at 8/7c, simulcast on National Geographic and Nat Geo WILD, prepare for cuteness overload from around the world when the one-hour LIVE broadcast event BORN WILD: EARTH DAY LIVE unfolds.

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  • Beginning at 8/7c, simulcast on National Geographic and Nat Geo WILD, prepare for cuteness overload from around the world when the one-hour LIVE broadcast event BORN WILD: EARTH DAY LIVE unfolds.
  • BORN WILD: EARTH DAY LIVE and JANE GOODALL: THE HOPE are both part of a companywide Earth Day celebration being planned by National Geographic and The Walt Disney Company.
  • At National Geographic, the Earth Day celebration will harness the companys full portfolio to make an impactful difference for the planet.
  • Along with the unparalleled live telecast, BORN WILD: EARTH DAY LIVE will partner revered National Geographic Explorers with ABC News correspondents who immerse themselves within diverse geographic locations where both land and aquatic animals deserve special attention.

National Geographic’s Cosmos: Possible Worlds Presents a Triumphant Voyage Through Humanity’s Past and Present and Maps a Hopeful Vision of Our Future

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:36am

Now, 40 years after it was introduced to a global audience, this epic voyage reaches new heights of adventure with the highly anticipated third season, COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS.

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  • Now, 40 years after it was introduced to a global audience, this epic voyage reaches new heights of adventure with the highly anticipated third season, COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS.
  • The season features time travel to past eras, revealing unsung scientific heroes who sacrificed everything in the pursuit of scientific revelation.
  • COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS continues the eternal search for answers about ourselves in the universe, Tyson says.
  • COSMOS: POSSIBLE WORLDS is produced for National Geographic and FOX by Cosmos Studios, the company Druyan co-founded in 2000, and MacFarlanes Fuzzy Door.

National Geographic Premieres Third Season of Emmy-Winning Global Anthology Series Genius: Aretha as Four-Night Event Beginning Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2020, At 9/8c

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 4:34am

GENIUS: ARETHA will chart how gospel prodigy Little Re became the iconic Aretha Franklin, the indisputable Queen of Soul.

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  • GENIUS: ARETHA will chart how gospel prodigy Little Re became the iconic Aretha Franklin, the indisputable Queen of Soul.
  • The third season of National Geographics critically acclaimed global anthology series will premiere over four consecutive nights, beginning Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, at 9/8c.
  • This upcoming season will be the first-ever, definitive and only authorized scripted limited series on the life of Aretha Franklin.
  • Pulitzer Prize recipient, MacArthur Genius grant receiver and Tony Award winner Suzan-Lori Parks (Topdog/Underdog) is showrunner and executive producer.

Oratory Competition Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., as Students Share a Vision for America in 2020

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 3:25am

The students channeled the late civil rights leaders passion and charisma in original speeches about what they think Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s vision would be for America in 2020.

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  • The students channeled the late civil rights leaders passion and charisma in original speeches about what they think Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s vision would be for America in 2020.
  • (Photo Credit: Rex Curry)
    The oratory competition is held in conjunction with Martin Luther King Jr. Day to encourage people to remember and pay tribute to the late civil rights leaders legacy.
  • Foley established the event to encourage students to learn more about Dr. King and to help cultivate the writing and speaking skills of elementary school students.
  • The events success led to the establishment of the Houston competition in 1997 and the Chicago competition this year.

GRUBHUB 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors With Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Grubhub Inc. - GRUB

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 3:50am

This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

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  • This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
  • Grubhub and certain of its executives are charged with failing to disclose material information during the Class Period, violating federal securities laws.
  • About Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC
    KSF, whose partners include former Louisiana Attorney General Charles C. Foti, Jr., is one of the nations premier boutique securities litigation law firms.
  • KSF serves a variety of clients including public institutional investors, hedge funds, money managers and retail investors in seeking recoveries for investment losses emanating from corporate fraud or malfeasance by publicly traded companies.