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2011-04-01 16:38:00

CHICAGO, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent Fathers' Rights Attorney Jeffery Leving meets with movie icon Robert Redford at the River East Art Center after the Chicago screening of "The Conspirator" which he directed.

2009-03-18 15:24:00

Special programs and films celebrate important anniversary WASHINGTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Archives continues its celebration of the 200th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's birth in April with special programs, book talks, and films.

2009-02-12 09:25:00

Author James L. Swanson to Appear on Inside Media Program WASHINGTON, Feb.

2008-09-11 15:00:26

NAPA, Calif., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- (Flyersrights.org) Kate Hanni today commended the Canadian government on the first airline passengers' bill of rights enacted on the continent.

2008-09-07 06:00:08

Text of an article in Dari entitled: "Government and parliament divided over the media law", published by Afghan independent secular daily newspaper Hasht-e Sobh on 6 September Some journalist associations have criticized the repeated approval of the media law on the grounds that the required amendments have not been accommodated.

2008-06-26 18:02:40

To: TRANSPORTATION EDITORS Contact: Kate Hanni, Founder-President of Coalition for Airline Passengers' Rights, Health and Safety, Cell: +1-707-337-0328, Kate@flyersrights.com NAPA, Calif., June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kate Hanni is one of the most passionate and dedicated national figures fighting for safeguards and protections for airline passengers today.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.