The Ticker: Thankful AIG; Avis/Zipcar; Google & Cookie Monster; Best Buy; Tribune Co.

The Washington Post: AIG Launches ‘Thank You America’ Ad Campaign

The New York Times: Avis to Purchase Zipcar for $500 Million

Advertising Age: Google to Use Cookie Monster in Marketing Campaign

The Chicago Tribune: Retail PR: Best Buy Loses Two Board Directors

The Los Angeles Times: Out of Bankruptcy, Tribune Co. to Focus on Television