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2014-07-10 16:24:11

Enter to win a romantic escape for two to Punta Cana DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominican Republic's breathtaking coastline and rich culture set the stage for romance in the upcoming two-part season finale of ABC's romance reality series The Bachelorette. The country's stunning destinations of Punta Cana and La Romana will serve as the backdrop for the Bachelorette, Andi Dorfman, and her final suitors as their journey comes to an end. The first episode of the...

2014-07-08 08:38:19

Backed by $5 Million to Develop Mobility Solutions Conceived by Inventor-Entrepreneurs NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Entrepreneur Daymond John, CEO and Founder of urban clothing company FUBU and star of ABC's business reality show Shark Tank, today announced the launch of Moguls Mobile(TM) by Daymond John, a lifestyle technology brand for mobile professionals. The company is leveraging John's expertise in both creating fresh product concepts and bringing ideas from independent...

2014-07-04 23:03:15

The established business and finance show will be broadcast to 4.2 million households via ABC WXYZ-TV in July. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Enterprises TV producers are pleased to announce July air dates in the ABC WXYZ-TV viewing area. The informative cable television program is being broadcast from Detroit, Michigan, where the station is located and will reach 4.2 million Canadian households. Detroit is a large city which is close to the Canadian border where there are many...

2014-07-01 20:21:41

UP's 3-Day 'Supernanny's Blow UP Bash' airs Friday, July 4th through Sunday, July 6th ATLANTA, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UP, the television network dedicated to uplifting viewers every day, announced today the newest addition to its growing prime time lineup -- the former ABC series -- "Supernanny." The network has licensed off-network cable rights to 116 episodes from the show's six seasons in an agreement with the Disney/ABC Television Group. The hit show will premiere on UP in a...

2014-06-30 12:35:26

WASHINGTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TechAmerica, the public sector and public advocacy department of CompTIA, issued the following statement regarding the ABC vs. Aereo decision in which the Supreme Court overturned the Second Circuit's ruling and found that Aereo's business model violates copyright law because it performs copyrighted works publicly under the Transmit Clause of the Copyright Act. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140513/87367 While the case...

2014-06-24 23:18:33

The hit series “Extreme Weight Loss,” produced by Eyeworks USA, has been picked up for a fifth season by the ABC Television Network, and that’s good news for the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC) in Aurora, Colorado. Aurora, Colo. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 The hit series “Extreme Weight Loss,” produced by Eyeworks USA, has been picked up for a fifth season by the ABC Television Network, and that’s good news for the University of Colorado’s...

2014-06-24 23:04:45

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences awarded Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin two Emmys® at the 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards in Los Angeles for Outstanding Travel Program and Outstanding Directing in a Lifestyle/Culinary/Travel Program. Ocean Mysteries was also nominated for Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle/Travel Program. Burbank, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences awarded Ocean Mysteries with Jeff...

2014-06-24 12:24:52

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Country duo American Young will be featured on an upcoming episode of The Bachelorette. The episode will feature the musical talents of Jon Stone and Kristy Osmunson of American Young as they perform their newest hit Love is War for the newest Bachelorette, Andi Dorfman. The episode is scheduled to air Monday, June 30, 2014, at 8/7c on ABC. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140623/120759 Andi Dorfman, 27, a beautiful and...

2014-06-20 23:10:03

Forecast verification experts WeatheRate certifies the accuracy of TV station weather forecasts. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Forecast verification experts WeatheRate certified the following TV stations as the most accurate in their markets for the period March 1, 2013 through February 28, 2014: Baltimore, MD: WMAR (ABC) Buffalo, NY: WGRZ (NBC) Charlotte, NC: WCNC (NBC) Champaign / Urbana, IL: WCIA (CBS) Cincinnati, OH: WLWT (NBC) Columbia, SC: WLTX (CBS) Des...

2014-06-17 08:24:19

Newsletter focuses on topics related to prevention of herbal product adulteration AUSTIN, Texas, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A consortium of nonprofit herbal advocacy and research organizations announces the publication of a new e-newsletter, the "Botanical Adulterants Monitor," the first issue of which is now available here. The publication's purpose is to provide information related to the prevention and detection of herbal adulteration, quality assurance challenges...


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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