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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
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.