Entertainment News Archive - March 27, 2011

LOS ANGELES, March 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the official weekend theatrical box office numbers for the weekend period of March 25, 2011 through March 27, 2011 according to the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical box office data collection and analytical service. To access the Top-12 grossing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of Sunday, March 27, 2011, please visit RENTRAK.com. About Box Office Essentials® Rentrak's Box Office Essentials® and International Box Office Essentials are the theatrical industry's source for comprehensive global box office intelligence.

NEW YORK, March 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today on the premiere edition of Gotham Talk Radio's "In Your Face Politics," Former Governor Paterson made a prediction that New York will pass its first early budget this week, since 1983.

GREENVILLE, S.C., March 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Diet Mountain Dew pro Jason Christie of Park Hill, Okla., caught a five-bass limit weighing 14 pounds, 13 ounces Sunday to lead the tournament wire-to-wire to win his first Tour title as well as $125,000 at the Walmart FLW Tour on Lake Hartwell presented by Chevy with a four-day catch of 20 bass weighing 70-11. Link to photo of winner Jason Christie "This goes to the people who support me," said an emotional Christie.

WASHINGTON, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, MARCH 28: EATING WELL Profile America -- Monday, March 28th.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]