Entertainment News Archive - September 16, 2010

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Canon Communications LLC today announced that it has agreed to be acquired by United Business Media Limited, a leading global business media company.

GIBRALTAR, September 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A trip to Vegas or a waffle maker: Which prize would you like to win playing online? At MansionCasino.com they asked their players for the lowdown.

GIBRALTAR, September 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Take 20 minutes a day to make yourself happy.

SINT NIKLAAS, Belgium, September 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Playing on artificial grass has many advantages.

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In a special contest hosted by Entrepreneur.com, Kodak is rewarding entrepreneurs with the most savvy home-office savings stories, tips and tricks with a chance to win big.

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Children Mending Hearts (CMH), a national 501c3 organization based in Los Angeles, will join 12 Las Vegas-based child advocacy groups to host its third installment of the traveling workshop, Please Mr. President, in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, September 25th.

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- CENTRIC announces the return of the SOUL TRAIN AWARDS, the classic music awards show that highlights R&B music's finest and bridges the gap between the soulful sounds of yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'