Entertainment News Archive - June 14, 2011

CLUJ NAPOCA, Romania, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Finmouse, the mobile development company based in Cluj Napoca, Romania has launched Call Reminder on Android Market.

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eliyahu M. Goldratt's publisher, The North River Press, is deeply saddened to announce that on June 11th, 2011, after a brief illness, Eli Goldratt passed away at his home in Israel.

WASHINGTON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First prize in the 2010 CGAP Microfinance Photography Contest goes to Mohammed Rakibul Hasan for "The Tannery Industry." Hasan took the photograph, in which hundreds of hides turn golden in the sun, in his hometown of Dhaka, Bangladesh, where there are many small tanneries.

BRUSSELS, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. increased 0.4 percent in April, after increasing 0.4 percent in March and increasing 0.5 percent in February. Five of the seven components made positive contributions to the index in April.

LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed health care provider Health Net, Inc. (NYSE:HNT) has chosen Acento Advertising to lead the national marketing efforts of its Commercial Health Plan Division.

LONDON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Online Casino Player From Newcastle Wins GBP2.64 Million From 90p Stake on Millionaires Club Progressive Slot After completing the verification process, Cryptologic can now reveal that the winner is David R, a 37-year old civil servant from Newcastle, England.

BOSTON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston's most beloved comedy group, Improv Asylum, is altering the landscape of late-night comedy with the announcement of their brand new TV show, Improv Asylum's Vanity Project.

PORTLAND, Maine, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New England photographer Donald Verger today announced that he has created a series of 25,000 postcards featuring inspiring images he is sending to the tornado survivors in Joplin, Missouri.

HARTFORD, Conn., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 30 million Americans are about to discover some amazingly fun ways to enjoy summer - and every one of them is closer than they think.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. and EDMONTON, Alberta, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChartPoppers.com announced today that a new second audio interview with Smart Kids Group Inc. (OTCBB: SKGP) is now available. The interview can be viewed at ChartPoppers.com/iReports We Inspire Vision! Smart Kids Group Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.