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2014-10-24 16:25:44

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the nation becomes increasingly concerned about the Ebola virus, experts report more incidents of online scams preying on people's fear and a desire to help. AARP Pennsylvania is taking the lead in alerting citizens to these scams and providing information to prevent consumer fraud, crimes that affected over fifty thousand Pennsylvanians in 2013. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has seen and received consumer complaints about a...

2014-10-21 12:29:26

Well respected as an innovative and strategic leader, Boudreau brings more than 25 years of public relations and brand management experience to AARP's top communications spot WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Martha Boudreau, a highly respected and recognized leader in international communications, has joined AARP in the newly-created role of executive vice president and chief communications and marketing officer. Boudreau will lead the integration of AARP's...

2014-10-20 12:26:34

Four-Day Film Showcase on the Largest Screen Available in L.A. to Host Exclusive Q&A Screenings with Al Pacino, Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Laura Dern, J.K. Simmons and More WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Once again, AARP is celebrating the 50+ moviegoer with its second annual Movies for Grownups® Film Showcase, which will take place in Los Angeles November 6 - 9, 2014 at Regal Cinemas, L.A. LIVE's premiere house theater. Ten films will be shown over four...

2014-10-16 08:26:47

DENVER, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund), a national Native education non-profit, today announced that Comcast and NBCUniversal is partnering with them to further the cause of Native American higher education with a donation of $5 million of advertising for its 2015 public service announcement (PSA) on its cable system and an additional gift of $500,000 of in-kind services and cash. The support will help the College Fund...

2014-10-15 23:14:37

The Making the Difference Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to assisting consumers with financial literacy, awareness and education. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The National Foundation for Credit Counseling® (NFCC) was pleased to honor five individuals with the prestigious Making the Difference Award at their recent conference held in Seattle, WA September 28-October 1. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant...

2014-10-14 20:22:02

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE-MNI) announced today that in compliance with the indenture for its 9.00% notes due 2022 it has commenced an offer to purchase for cash up to $406 million of the outstanding 9.00% notes at par. The terms and conditions of the offer are set forth in the Offer to Purchase dated Oct.14, 2014 (the "Offer" or "Offer to Purchase") and Letter of Transmittal (the "Letter of Transmittal"). The Offer is not subject to...

2014-10-13 08:24:22

Inviting Mayors to Apply for funding that will Support Innovative Public Art Projects NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg Philanthropies is launching a new program to support temporary public art projects that engage communities, enhance creativity and enrich the vibrancy of cities. Bloomberg Philanthropies is inviting mayors in cities with 30,000 residents or more to submit proposals for innovative temporary public art projects that demonstrate close...

2014-10-10 16:26:06

-- The Fifth Anniversary of The Knot Gala Will Bring Together the Wedding Industry's A-Listers for One Night Only, Featuring a Live Stream Red-Carpet Show on TheKnot.com -- NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Knot, the number one online wedding resource, is giving brides an exclusive peek into the latest trends at New York Bridal Fashion Week--the biggest annual event for bridal fashion--with online and mobile live-streaming of runway shows, including Claire Pettibone, Kelly...

2014-10-09 20:21:10

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its third quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines. The conference call will be held on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on Oct. 23. The...

2014-10-09 08:21:58

BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Steel Holdings, Inc. ("General Steel" or the "Company") (NYSE: GSI), a leading non-state-owned steel producer in China, announced today that it has regained compliance with the continued listing standard of the New York Stock Exchange (the "NYSE") relating to minimum market capitalization of its common stock. In a letter dated October 6, 2014, the NYSE notified the Company that it has remained in compliance with the NYSE's minimum market...


Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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