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Entertainment News Archive - August 16, 2011

Top local chefs partner with prominent Midwest sustainable growers to deliver the culinary event of the North Shore Fall season.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global superstar Nicole Scherzinger will release a new single, "Don't Hold Your Breath," to all digital partners today, August 16th.

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Spain declined 0.2 percent in June to 106.9 (2004 = 100), following no change in May, and a 0.2 percent decrease in April.

LONDON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The GSMA today revealed details of the 2012 GSMA Mobile World Congress, which will be held 27th February - 1st March 2012 at the Fira de Barcelona Montjuic in Barcelona.

DALLAS, Texas, August 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports announces it will carry reports on Healthcare IT Market, Electric Buses & Taxis 2011-2021 & different markets (industries) of Belgium in its store A.Healthcare IT Market [http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/124893-world-healthcare-it-market-trends-forecast-2010-2015.html ] The world healthcare IT market is expected to grow from $99.6 billion in 2010 to $162.2 billion in 2015, at a CAGR of 10.2% from 2010 to 2015. EMR is expected to be the highest growing market with a CAGR of 16.7% from 2010 to 2015.

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Groundbreaking research demonstrates the ability of a specific form of Modified Citrus Pectin (MCP) to greatly enhance immune function.

Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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