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Entertainment News Archive - December 12, 2010

RESTON, Va., Dec. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today reported holiday season retail e-commerce spending for the first 40 days of the November - December 2010 holiday season.

NEW YORK, Dec.12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MLB.com At Bat 2010 for iPhone and iPod touch was named the highest grossing application by Apple in its second annual iTunes Rewind for the App Store.

MANCHESTER, England, Dec. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Following their successful rescue from the San Jose mine in Atacama, the Chilean miners arrived in Manchester this afternoon (12th December) at the joint invitation of Manchester United and Vina Concha y Toro.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.