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2014-05-07 08:27:48

Build-Your-Own Cinnamon Roll Franchise Announces Appearance on May 9 Episode BERKELEY, Calif., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With cinnamon roll enthusiasts hungry for innovation, Cinnaholic, an all-vegan bakery franchise, announces its upcoming appearance on "Shark Tank", airing Friday, May 9 at 9:00 - 10:01 p.m. ET on ABC Television. During the episode, entrepreneurs Florian and Shannon Radke will share the success of their gourmet cinnamon roll bakery to the Sharks, with the goal of...

2010-07-09 14:45:00

LOS ANGELES, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 7, 2010, a federal jury awarded Celador International, Ltd. $269.4 million in damages after unanimously finding that Disney subsidiaries, ABC Television, Buena Vista Television, and Valleycrest Productions, Ltd. had breached their contract with Celador to share profits from the enormously successful game show "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?". In reaching its verdict in Celador International Ltd. v. Walt Disney Co., the nine member jury also...

2010-01-21 11:17:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading videogames Web site IGN.com and HDFILMS INC. - whose president Jace Hall is the Executive Producer behind the hit ABC television show V: The Series - have partnered to bring Season 3.0 of The Jace Hall Show exclusively to IGN.com. The move marks the latest in a series by IGN to align with major entertainment brands to broaden its appeal among mainstream audiences. Described as Curb Your Enthusiasm meets Attack of the Show, The Jace Hall Show...

2009-11-24 15:13:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the Emmy-award winning hit TV show on ABC Television, is coming to the Gator Nation to surprise one deserving family with an extreme home makeover early next month. Ark Remodeling & Construction has been selected as the builder for the Gainesville project. "It is an honor to take on the challenge of building a house within a week for a very deserving family in our community," said Ricky Strickland, President,...

2008-09-10 09:00:28

PlayPhone, Inc. (www.playphone.com), which operates the largest network of mobile content destinations in North America, announced today that its vast catalog of mobile entertainment will now be directly available to Canadian mobile consumers as it becomes one of only two Direct-to-Consumer providers in Canada, thanks to their work with the CWTA. Canadian mobile users will now be able to purchase and download the hottest ringtones, wallpapers, games and more, plus exclusives, to their mobile...

2006-07-06 02:00:00

WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday asked an appeals court to return a case to the agency so it could reconsider whether some episodes of "The Early Show," "NYPD Blue" and Billboard music award shows violated decency standards. The Hearst-owned station KMBC and affiliate stations with ABC Television, CBS Television and NBC Television sued the FCC after the agency's March decision finding that some material broadcast on the stations was indecent and profane....

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.