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2014-03-11 23:02:52

WWII Foundation also announces Emmy award-winning actor Damian Lewis (Band of Brothers, Homeland) will serve as global spokesperson for organization. Kingston, Rhode Island (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 American Public Television has awarded a National Programming Excellence award to the Rhode Island-based World War II Foundation for its series of documentary films chronicling the personal stories of the WWII generation. The award is the highest honor given to an organization or production...

2014-02-25 12:24:04

Original productions feature inspiring and heartbreaking personal stories of women around the world BOSTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beginning Sunday, March 2, WORLD Channel will celebrate Women's History Month with impactful programs featuring women and girls facing adversity, overcoming challenges and leading the way to a better life. This special focus on women includes programs exclusive to WORLD Channel, including America ReFramed: LuLu Sessions, Global Voices: A...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'