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2011-08-10 08:02:00

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennis fans from around the world have made the US Open the top-selling event on the TicketsNow Entertainment Index for the second-consecutive month. TicketsNow, a leading online resale marketplace for event tickets, tracks proprietary resale ticket sales to provide a snapshot of entertainment trends for sports, music, and theater events nationwide. Fans from 79 different countries, including China and New Zealand, have purchased...

2011-07-21 05:20:00

New research has found that in urban fox families, the mothers are the ones who decide which cubs stay and which must leave. Red foxes have successfully established themselves in urban areas, living in family groups with a dominant male-female pair and a varying number of subordinate adults, according to the researchers. Some of the cubs remain in the family group for the rest of their lives, while others leave to search for another family to join. Scientists have hypothesized what drives...

2011-07-11 05:04:00

NEW YORK, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's that time of the season again - time for the All Star Game. Major League Baseball pauses to celebrate their all stars, the teams get a few days off to rest and the race to the end of the summer and post-season play begins in earnest. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/NY06256LOGO ) It is also time to see who America's Favorite Baseball team is. Among those who follow the sport, the New York Yankees again win the honor of being...

2011-06-21 11:14:00

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TicketsNow.com, a leading online resale marketplace for event tickets, saw "Idol" fans out-purchase all other concert fans as well as fans of baseball's most storied franchises. American Idols LIVE! is the top-selling event on the TicketsNow Entertainment Index for May. The American Idols Live! Tour 2011, which kicks off July 6 in Salt Lake City, has more than 40 dates on the calendar and is already seeing premium tickets at some venues...

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