Entertainment News Archive - June 03, 2011

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sukanya Roy of South Abington Township, Penn., correctly spelled cymotrichous, a Greek-derived word meaning "wavy haired," to win the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday night. Sukanya, an eighth grade student at Abington Heights Middle School in Newton Ransom, Pennsylvania, represented the Times Leader of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in the competition.

LONDON, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Lloyd Leisure, the health, fitness and leisure group of clubs, has announced it will open a new, 6,000-plus sqm facility in Farnham -- creating about 60 jobs. The new 12m pounds Sterling club -- which is due to open in December -- will be located next to Farnham Rugby Club in Wrecclesham.

NEW DELHI, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Leaders of Tomorrow Show to Start Airing on ET NOW From June 7, 2011 - MSMEs Who Nominate Their Companies Stand a Chance to be Featured on ET NOW - Awards Aim to Connect With MSMEs From Across the Country The time has come again for MSMEs to take the centre stage and be honoured for their outstanding work.

LONDON, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Racing to Benefit From More Than GBP155m Over 7 Years Betfred is pleased to confirm that it has entered into binding contracts with the Secretary of State for the Department of Culture, Media and Sport to acquire the successor company to The Horserace Totalisator Board (the "Tote") for GBP265m.

BIRKIRKARA, Malta, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The full day golf league event marks The deVere Group's continuous efforts to find new ways of marketing their services and reward their clients.

BIRKIRKARA, Malta, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Make A Wish Malaysia Annual Charity Golf Tournament is taking place at the KLGCC Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on Friday 3rd June, with a league of over 150 golfers.

BOULDER, Colo., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New Frontier Media, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOOF), a leading provider of transactional television services and distributor of general motion picture entertainment, today reported its results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended March 31, 2011.

NEW YORK, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Big City Moms (www.bigcitymoms.com), the largest social group for moms, and TheBump.com (www.thebump.com), the only multiplatform brand focused on expectant and first-time parents, have teamed up to host the 9th annual Biggest Baby Shower on Monday, June 6th.

NEW YORK, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Echoing its domestic success, Ben Silverman's multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today announced that its global distribution arm Electus/Engine Entertainment has already secured international distribution deals with major networks in over 20 territories -- including Australia (XYZnetworks), Canada (Shaw Media) and Latin America (MTV Latin America)-- for "Mob Wives," the newest hit reality television series airing on VH1.

PRINCETON, N.J., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, has updated outlooks for Sequans Communications (NYSE: SQNS), Dell (Nasdaq: DELL), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ), Oracle (Nasdaq: ORCL), and Tower Semiconductor (Nasdaq: TSEM).

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.