Entertainment News Archive - October 29, 2010

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- After the toughest judges' deliberation in Project Runway history, Northwest-based designer Gretchen Jones has been named the winner of Season Eight of Project Runway.

GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- GameBlast -- First Planet Company, developer and publisher of the largest real money Massively Multiplayer Online Game, announced today The Harbinger Event.

GIBRALTAR, October 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- If you always dreamt about getting into the Playboy Mansion for their famous Halloween bash, your dream could come true. Tony E. is using money he won at MansionCasino to buy a ticket in. If you are anything like Tony E.

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, October 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Playtech's iPoker network, the largest B2B network in the world, has given away $70,000 in less than a fortnight, to the winning players of their Rio Jackpot promotion. The Rio Jackpot Sit 'N Go tournament has been running continuously for the past six years, and has already given away over $6.5 million.

LONDON, October 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hikma Pharmaceuticals, the multinational pharmaceutical group, announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire Baxter Healthcare Corporation's US generic injectables business for a cash consideration of $112 million. There will be a live analyst and investor webcast outlining the event on http://www.cantos.com at 0930 BST.

LONDON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Publishers Ltd informs that Chinese industries analyses presented in October research reports by China Research and Intelligence Co are available in its catalogue. Research Report on Chinese Rare Earth Industry, 2010-2011.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").