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Entertainment News Archive - March 13, 2010

NEW YORK, March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tina Brown, editor-in-chief, The Daily Beast, together with Diane von Furstenberg, co-founder of the Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation, the Vital Voices Global Partnership and the UN Foundation, drew together an extraordinary group of 300 leaders at the Women in the World summit at New York's Hudson Theatre.

MINNEAPOLIS, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In downtown Minneapolis, Twin Cities residents celebrated for the first time on Target Plaza today.

Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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