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Chatham Lodging Trust Acquires High-Quality Extended-Stay Hotels In Austin, Texas

Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE: CLDT), a hotel real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in upscale, extended-stay hotels and premium-branded, select-service hotels, today announced that the company has acquired in an off-market transaction two, high-quality, premium-branded hotels comprising 269 rooms at the Domain in Austin, Texas, for $71.2 million, or approximately $265,000 per room (the “Austin Acquisitions”). The acquired hotels include the 132-room Residence Inn Austin ...
Tags: Travel, Austin Texas, Chatham Lodging Trust NYSE, Chatham Lodging Trust, Residence Inn Austin Domain, TownePlace Suites Austin Domain, Austin Acquisitions


United States: Responding To Fraud Charges Based On Trade Data Analytics - Jenner & Block

On July 2, a trader for a large Canadian hedge fund manager was arrested in Austin, Texas, on securities fraud and wire fraud charges.
Tags: News, United States, Austin Texas, Trade Data Analytics Jenner


No Code Summit 2.0 —

No Code Summit 2.0 — Austin TX Entre, No Code No Problem, and Bildr have teamed up together again to host the 2nd No Code Summit in Austin, Texas on August 5th and 6th.Sign UpThe No Code Summit is an exceptional event to learn, build, and connect with hundreds of amazing peopleCheck out the first No Code Summit in NYC, https://medium.com/media/4a103b8830f1e037a3cb8a9bde14fb7f/href About this event Be part of one of the biggest No Code events of the year where we will Showcase the top No Code ...
Tags: Startups, Technology, Startup, Austin, Austin Texas, Capital Factory, Austin Startups, Weglot, No-Code, No-code-development, Bildr


Want to avoid lockdown? You may not like the advice

By Ralph Ellis and Madeline Holcombe | CNN To avoid lockdowns, people in the United States will have to do things that they won’t necessarily want to do, such as wearing masks at indoor gatherings even if they’re vaccinated and having kids mask up in schools, the director of the National Institutes of Health said Monday. “We want to avoid lockdowns at all costs, but that means we’re going to have to do some other things that won’t necessarily be welcomed by people,” Dr. Francis Collins said on A...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, Mississippi, Abc, California, Cdc, White House, Massachusetts, US, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, United States, Delta, Cbs


Report: Pegulas 'threaten' to use Austin, Texas as possible destination to move Buffalo Bills

This follows a report from The Buffalo News which said the Bills are looking for a 100 percent taxpayer-funded stadium that would...
Tags: Buffalo Bills, Austin Texas, Buffalo News, Pegulas


U.S. edges Qatar on late goal to reach Gold Cup final against Mexico

AUSTIN, Texas — Gyasi Zardes scored in the 86th minute and the United States beat Qatar, 1-0, on Thursday night to reach the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Zardes, one of the few first-line U.S. players on a mostly junior varsity roster for this tournament, replaced Daryl Dike in the 63rd minute and combined with two other second-half subs, Nicholas Gioacchini and Eryk Williamson. Gioacchini picked up a Qatari clearance attempt and fed Williamson, who returned the ball. Gioacchini passed to Zar...
Tags: Mexico, Sports, Qatar, Sport, Canada, Soccer, United States, Jamaica, Las Vegas, Houston, Central America, CONCACAF, Caribbean, Gyasi Zardes, Cyle Larin, Carlos Salcedo


Apple Preparing to Occupy 200,000 Square Feet of Temporary Space Ahead of New $1 Billion North Carolina Campus

Back in April, Apple announced a $430 billion investment over the next five years to create more than 20,000 new jobs as the company continues to expand. One significant piece of that plan is a new engineering and research center in North Carolina where Apple will be investing over $1 billion and hiring at least 3,000 employees. Assemblage of seven properties in Research Triangle Park owned by Apple Apple actually acquired the land for its new North Carolina campus in late 2018, purchasing ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, North Carolina, Raleigh, Austin Texas, MetLife, Apple Apple, Cary North Carolina, Research Triangle Park, Research Triangle Park RTP, Cary MacRumors, Town of Cary Apple


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, July 29-Aug. 5

  Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit opens July 31 and runs through Jan. 2, 2022 in Los Angeles. Timed tickets in advance are required. In the photo, visitors check out the experience during a media preview at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, on Monday, July 19, 2021. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG)     Here is a sampling of things to do in-person and online in the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles area, July 29-Aug. 5. EVENTS   Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru...
Tags: Books, Local News, Movies, Music + Concerts, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Comedy, Dance, Events, Museum, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN


GOP’s Jake Ellzey wins US House seat over Trump-backed rival

By PAUL J. WEBER AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Jake Ellzey of Texas won a U.S. House seat on Tuesday night over a rival backed by Donald Trump, dealing the former president a defeat in a test of his endorsement power since leaving office. Ellzey’s come-from-behind victory over Republican Susan Wright, the widow of the late Rep. Ron Wright, in a special congressional election runoff near Dallas is likely to be celebrated by Trump antagonists who have warned against his continued hold on the GOP...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Republicans, Congress, US, Reagan, Sport, Soccer, Gop, House, Dallas, Donald Trump, Trump, Wright, Austin Texas


STRAP Technologies, Groundbreaking Device to Aid the Visually Impaired, Announces New Hire

Strap Technologies, the groundbreaking company headquartered in Austin, Texas with a mission to become the world’s first substitute for the white cane, has announced that Natalia Ferriz will join the rapidly expanding team as Marketing Director. Ferriz will oversee the marketing strategy and development of Strap during its next stage of growth as the state-of-the-art wearable device that enables blind people to detect any type of obstacle and notify them of possible collisions, comes to market....
Tags: Startups, News, Austin, Fast Company, Latin America, Austin Texas, Austin-startups, Assistive-technology, Visually-impaired, Natalia Ferriz, Ferriz, Collective Academy, Makken, Zara Sephora Disney Fox Formula, Diageo Group, Dalia Empower Clip


Linkedin Debuts Top Companies: City Edition

For the first time ever, LinkedIn released Top Companies: City Edition, lists of the top 25 companies for career growth in 10 cities across the U.S. The cities profiled by the professional network were: Atlanta; Austin, Texas; Boston; Charlotte, N.C.; Chicago; Cincinnati; Cleveland; Dallas; Minneapolis; and Seattle. LinkedIn said it compiled its ranking using data...
Tags: Minneapolis, Boston, Advertising, Linkedin, Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Cleveland, Platforms, Cincinnati, Austin Texas, Charlotte N C, Social Pro Daily, Seattle LinkedIn


U.S. edges Jamaica to reach CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals

ARLINGTON, Texas — Matthew Hoppe scored his first international goal on a header in the 83rd minute and the United States beat Jamaica, 1-0, Sunday night to reach the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Hoppe, making his second international appearance, nodded home a cross from Cristian Roldan from just inside the 6-yard box, and the U.S. eliminated the 45th-ranked Reggae Boyz for the third straight Gold Cup. The 20th-ranked U.S. will face Qatar, an invited guest ahead of its hosting next year’...
Tags: Mexico, Sports, Qatar, Sport, Canada, Soccer, United States, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Austin Texas, ARLINGTON Texas, Gregg Berhalter, Hoppe, Junior Hoilett, Matt Turner, Cristian Roldan


‘Evil’ Star Michael Emerson Keeps Playing Sinister Characters, and He Wouldn’t Have It Any Other Way [Interview]

When you speak with Michael Emerson, you spend the the first few minutes of your conversation marveling at how…normal he sounds. If you’ve seen him as Leland Townsend in Evil on Paramount+ or as Benjamin Linus in the medium-shaking masterpiece Lost, you’re just waiting for the other shoe to drop. For him to talk you into a sinister plan. To construct a terrifying scheme before your very eyes. But Emerson laughs more than the people he plays on TV. He’s thoughtful, clearly thinking through each ...
Tags: TV, New York, Movies, Features, Austin, David, Netflix, Kings, Catholic Church, Cbs, Robert King, Paramount, Hannibal, Damon Lindelof, Carlton Cuse, George


Austin, Texas, Police Vow Timely Release of Sensitive Body-Cam Videos

By Alexandra UlmerPolice in Austin, Texas, on Friday said they would release video from officers' body cameras within 10 business days of incidents...
Tags: Austin Texas, AUSTIN Texas Police, Alexandra UlmerPolice


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, July 22-29

  Tran Nguyen’s exhibit “Remedy,” depicting humans and nature living in magical harmony is on display until Aug. 7 at Thinkspace Projects in Los Angeles. (Photo courtesy of Tran Nguyen/Thinkspace Projects) Here is a sampling of things to do in-person and online in the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles area, July 22-29. EVENTS   Canoga-Pop: An art show and sale plus musical entertainment, 5-9 p.m. July 22. Begin the tour at Retro Relics, 21501 Sherman Way (at the corner of Alabama Aven...
Tags: Books, Local News, Music + Concerts, Restaurants Food and Drink, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Comedy, Dance, Events, Food, Movies, Museum, Restaurants, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN


Combo Social Club/Coworking Space Soho House Went Public

The high-end combo social club/coworking space Soho House went public last week  under the name Membership Collective Group (ticker symbol MCG). Soho House is targeted mostly at creative professionals and has 30 current locations across the globe.  It's planning on opening 16 more over the next 18 months. Austonia's Peek inside Austin's Soho House, a ritzy new club for creatives on South Congress, details the amenities at the Soho House in Austin, Texas. It gives readers a good sense...
Tags: Sales, Austin, Kate Moss, Soho House, Austin Texas, Reuter, Coworking, Combo Social Club Coworking Space Soho House, Membership Collective Group, MCG Soho House, Soho House Austin, Soho House IPO Sets High Price for Entry, Soho Houses


I got as close as possible to the launch site where Jeff Bezos blasted into space - here's what it was like

Andy Luten This morning, Jeff Bezos went on an 11-minute flight into space aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket. Andy Luten was on the scene in the small West Texas town of Van Horn, as close as spectators could get to the launch site. Cheers erupted from the crowd as the rocket took flight, and many young space enthusiasts had come to witness the event. See more stories on Insider's business page. Early in the morning, before dawn, I pulled into the small West Texas town of Va...
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Earth, Virgin Galactic, Dallas, Richard Branson, Houston, Jeff Bezos, Blue Origin, Austin Texas, Bezos, West Texas, Karman, Texas Department of Transportation, Van Horn, Van Horn Texas


Tech Workers Who Swore Off the Bay Area Are Coming Back (slashdot)

Critics said the pandemic would make the industry flee San Francisco and its southern neighbor, Silicon Valley. But tech can't seem to quit its gravitational center. New York Times: The pandemic was supposed to lead to a great tech diaspora. Freed of their offices and after-work klatches, the Bay Area's tech workers were said to be roaming America, searching for a better life in cities like Miami and Austin, Texas -- where the weather is warmer, the homes are cheaper and state income taxes don't...
Tags: Twitter, New York, News, America, San Francisco, Miami, Silicon Valley, Bay Area, Austin Texas, Msmash, Akash Network


Tech Workers Who Swore Off the Bay Area Are Coming Back

Critics said the pandemic would make the industry flee San Francisco and its southern neighbor, Silicon Valley. But tech can't seem to quit its gravitational center. New York Times: The pandemic was supposed to lead to a great tech diaspora. Freed of their offices and after-work klatches, the Bay Area's tech workers were said to be roaming America, searching for a better life in cities like Miami and Austin, Texas -- where the weather is warmer, the homes are cheaper and state income taxes don't...
Tags: Twitter, New York, America, San Francisco, Tech, Miami, Silicon Valley, Bay Area, Austin Texas, Akash Network


Elon Musk doesn't care if the Cybertruck flops

FILE PHOTO: News: Tesla Cybertruck Reuters Elon Musk doesn't care if the Cybertruck doesn't sell, he said Thursday. The Tesla CEO admitted the truck looks like nothing else on the market today. Musk also took a swipe at the other truck makers, saying all their models look the same. See more stories on Insider's business page. Elon Musk dismissed criticism of the Tesla Cybertruck on Thursday following an article from that compared the futuristic vehicle to "a one-off Hot Whee...
Tags: Transportation, Twitter, Elon Musk, News, Trends, Tesla, Ford, Dodge, Detroit, Musk, Austin Texas, Healey, TTAC, Tech Insider, DOMINICK REUTER, Tim Healey


Apple's Chip Partner TSMC to Begin Mass Production of 5nm Chips at New Arizona Factory in 2024

Apple chip supplier TSMC has confirmed that it will begin mass production operations at its new factory in Arizona in 2024, Nikkei Asia reports. TSMC Chairman Mark Liu announced that the company's $12 billion factory in Phoenix, Arizona, which is currently under construction, will begin mass production in the first quarter of 2024. While the 2024 timeframe had previously been rumored by Bloomberg, TSMC's announcement serves as a confirmation and indicates that the project is on track. The fi...
Tags: Apple, Asia, Japan, Taiwan, United States, Arizona, Sony, TSMC, PHOENIX Arizona, Austin Texas, San Jose California, Camas Washington, Mark Liu, Nvidia Qualcomm, Bloomberg TSMC, TSMC Arizona


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, July 15-22

  Lauren Pearce’s art is part of “Art Genesis, The Beginning of Legacy” group show through Aug. 8 at SHOW Gallery in Los Angeles. (Photo courtesy of Lauren Pearce)   Here is a sampling of things to do in-person and online in the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles area, July 15-22. EVENTS   Conejo Valley Days: This year’s event includes carnival rides and food only (musical acts and dancing return in 2022). Hours:  5-10 p.m. July 15; 6-11 p.m. July 16; 12:30-10 p.m. July 17; 4-8 p.m...
Tags: Amusement Parks, Books, Local News, Music + Concerts, Restaurants Food and Drink, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Dance, Events, Fairs And Festivals, Food, Museum, Restaurants, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN


Texas Gov. threatens to arrest state Dems who fled

By Paul J. Weber, Acacia Coronado and Brian Slodysko | Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Democrats who hurriedly took off to Washington to block sweeping new election laws urged Congress on Tuesday to quickly pass legislation protecting voting rights, while Republican Gov. Greg Abbott threatened them with arrest the moment they return. Speaking to reporters outside the Capitol, the Democrats were realistic about the limits of their gambit, noting they can hold up the GOP-backed proposals a...
Tags: Texas, Republicans, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Austin, Soccer, Democrats, Gop, Jim Murphy, Philadelphia, Associated Press


What's in the GOP voting bills that Texas Democrats fled their state to block

Supporters gather on the street as Democrats from the Texas Legislature arrive by bus to board a private plane headed for Washington, D.C., Monday, July 12, 2021, in Austin, Texas. AP Photo/Eric Gay Democrats in the Texas legislature left the state to stop two voting bills in a special session. House Bill 3 and Senate Bill 1 limit the ways that local officials expanded voting in 2020. They also include new regulations for absentee voting and protections for poll watchers. See more storie...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Washington, Senate, Trends, Gop, Washington Dc, House, Bill, Abbott, Greg Abbott, Voting Rights, Democratic, Austin Texas, State House, Harris County


Texas Democrats leave state to try to stop GOP voting bill

By PAUL J. WEBER AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats in the Texas Legislature on Monday bolted for Washington, D.C., and said they were ready to remain there for weeks in a second revolt against a GOP overhaul of election laws, forcing a dramatic new showdown over voting rights in America. Private planes carrying a large group of Democrats took off from an airport in Austin, skipping town just days before the Texas House of Representatives was expected to take up sweeping new voting restrictions in a...
Tags: Texas, Congress, Washington, Senate, Uncategorized, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Austin, Soccer, Gop, House, Philadelphia, Houston, Biden, Donald Trump


United States: Last Week Today. (Beltway Buzz, July 2, 2021) - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Last Week Today. Here is a quick rundown of some of the labor and employment policy developments we missed last week while at Workplace Strategies in Austin, Texas (be sure to join us next year for the program at the Arizona Biltmore).
Tags: News, United States, Stewart, Austin Texas, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak


"A Ryder Cup team without Shane Lowry? I am finding that hard to envisage right now"

Shane Lowry of Ireland plays a stroke from the No. 2 tee during Round 1 of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Thursday, April 8, 2021. There's no mystery to Shane Lowry.In a sport where corporate logos are plastered over every spare inch of sartorial real estate, the Clara man wears his heart on his sleeve.If you are wondering how Lowry is pla...
Tags: Europe, Florida, America, Spain, Sport, Getty Images, Ireland, Graeme Mcdowell, Golf, Portugal, Dustin Johnson, Dublin, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Kent, Mitsubishi


Vrbo is a popular vacation rental site with entire homes listed around the world - here's what to know before you book

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images Vrbo is a vacation rental platform where homeowners list their homes directly, similar to Airbnb. Only entire homes are listed on Vrbo, so you'll never have to share with the host or other guests. We break down everything to know about Vrbo, from pricing and fees to how it differs from Airbnb. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Although it's commonly pronounced as "v...
Tags: Cdc, New York City, US, Trends, Airbnb, Homeaway, Vrbo, Austin Texas, Expedia Group, Airbnb VRBO, Jamie Ditaranto, Klaus Vedfelt Getty, Vbro, Trip Board


The Supreme Court gave Texas Republicans a boost as the state legislature takes up hotly-contested voting bills

The Texas legislature is taking up restrictive voting legislation in a July special session. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images Texas lawmakers are taking up legislation to tighten voting and election rules in a special session. And conservatives in the legislature got a boost from a major Supreme Court decision. The court raised the bar to prove racial discrimination in voting under the Voting Rights Act. See more stories on Insider's business page. Texas lawmakers are reconvening for a ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, Court, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Analysis, Gop, House, Arizona, Bill, Houston, Department Of Justice


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, July 8-15

  Conejo Valley Days returns this year with carnival rides and food, July 8-11 and July 14-18 at Conejo Creek Park South in Thousand Oaks. Fans of bands and line dancing, however, will have to wait until 2022 as those attractions have been canceled for this year. (Photo by Diane Rumbaugh/courtesy of Conejo Valley Days)   Here is a sampling of things to do in-person and online in the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles area, July 8-15. EVENTS   Conejo Valley Days: This year’s event i...
Tags: Books, Local News, Music + Concerts, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Charity, Community, Cooking, Dance, Events, Fairs And Festivals, Food, Football, Health, Local History