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2007-01-25 15:00:54

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CSX Corporation today announced the appointment of Alison Brown as vice president, Human Resources, effective immediately. The position reports to Bob Haulter, CSX Corporation's senior vice president, human resources and labor relations. In her new position, Brown will have responsibility for client HR functions in CSX Corporation and most subsidiaries. She will also oversee talent management, management staffing and Equal Opportunity...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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