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2010-03-04 14:31:00

CLEVELAND, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The 31st Annual Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland kicks off spring with a stellar line-up of artists and packed with the variety that JazzFest fans have come to love. From a red carpet birthday salute to the music of Henry Mancini, the jazz of iconic pianist Ramsey Lewis, to fan favorite The Roots and an evening with the Smooth Jazz All-Stars, this year's fest offers something for everyone. JazzFest continues its tradition of spotlighting up-and-coming artists...

2010-02-10 12:55:00

DALLAS, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, attorneys filed a motion asking for the release of Jim Allen, a Texan who is imprisoned in Haiti with nine Baptists who were in the Caribbean country to assist relief victims after last month's devastating earthquake there. Mr. Allen, a construction worker and small business owner from Amarillo, Texas, joined the team 48 hours before the group's departure in an attempt to lend his construction expertise in the rebuilding efforts, and has...

2010-02-04 10:35:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Justice Department today announced that the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has joined its year-long campaign to commemorate the 15 year anniversary of President Bill Clinton signing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) into law. The NFLPA has "Joined the List," a group of more than 100 celebrities including actors, musicians and athletes, who have lent their names to raise awareness with their fans, through Web and...

2010-01-04 04:30:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Masterbeat Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: GRNN), owner of the digital music download website www.masterbeat.com, said today that it has selected Allen & Caron, Inc., with offices in New York City, Irvine, CA and London, as its agency for investor relations and corporate communications. Allen & Caron will assist Masterbeat with developing an outreach program and with media relations to increase visibility in the investment community. Masterbeat...

2009-12-15 13:37:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifetime Television, the leading entertainment destination for women, has received four nominations for the 67th Annual Golden Globe® Awards, including the Lifetime Original Movie Georgia O'Keeffe (Best Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television); Joan Allen, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Sigourney Weaver, Prayers for Bobby (Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television); and Jeremy Irons, Georgia...

2009-11-03 10:33:00

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Booz Allen Hamilton's Chief Systems Engineer John A. Thomas, Senior Vice President, is a featured speaker at the inaugural FIRST Lego League qualifier in the District of Columbia. Founded by renowned Segway inventor Dean Kamen, FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is Booz Allen's signature nationwide education partner, providing accessible, innovative science and technology programs for students in early elementary through...

2009-09-08 15:25:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alaska Oil & Gas Congress schedule has been updated to include additional important keynote addresses. Please take note of the below revisions to the agenda. Revised Date and Time: Governor Sean Parnell's Keynote Address Governor Sean Parnell will deliver the keynote address at the Welcome Reception on Monday, September 14, at 7:30 p.m. Announcing New Keynote Speakers: Opening Keynote Address on Tuesday, September 15 (9:20...

2009-08-29 13:27:02

U.S. singer Kris Allen says he will follow up his win on American Idol with the release of his debut album on Nov. 17. The 24-year-old singer, who won the eighth season of the Fox singing competition, announced the album release date through the social networking service Twitter on Thursday, Billboard.com reported Friday. The release date has been confirmed by an unidentified 19 Entertainment representative. Allen's New Release 2009 is already available for pre-sale on Amazon.com. The debut...

2009-08-25 17:40:00

A woman used a ninja sword to cut her boyfriend during a fight sparked by a phone conversation with his ex-wife, authorities in Florida say. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office said William Allen, 39, was talking to his ex-wife by phone Sunday night at the Land O' Lakes home he shares with his girlfriend, Dana Gordon, 37, when the couple began to argue, the Tampa (Fla.) Tribune reported Tuesday. Gordon told deputies Allen started the physical part of the fight by slapping her across the face,...

2009-07-30 12:42:00

LOS ANGELES, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- "Here," a new original song by legendary singer-songwriter Jackson Browne, officially debuted on July 24, 2009 with the release of the motion picture Shrink, starring Academy Award(R)-winning actor Kevin Spacey. Serving as dramatic punctuation, "Here" runs over the end title credits, beginning when the screen goes dark at the narrative's conclusion. Following its initial limited run in select theatres in New York and Los Angeles, Shrink--from Roadside...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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