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2014-07-09 08:25:34

MT. AIRY, Ga., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Springer Mountain Farms, a Georgia-based poultry producer known for its flavorful chicken raised without antibiotics, has grown its long-term sponsorship with Bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent (D&V) by bringing them into the homes of fans everywhere. As an underwriter of the show, Springer Mountain Farms supports D&V's first LIVE "made for television" performance airing on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and CD/DVD recording...

2014-07-08 20:21:25

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Discovery Communications announced that it will rename Discovery Fit & Health to Discovery Life Channel (DLC), debuting on January 15, 2015. Profiling ordinary people in extraordinary situations, DLC presents an unfiltered look at real relationships - from patient and doctor to husband and wife or parent and child - while also emphasizing people as they face hardships, take risks and, ultimately, persevere. Discovery Life...

2014-07-08 12:26:15

AUSTIN, Texas, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmis Publishing has named Brian D. Sweany as Editor-in-Chief of Texas Monthly. Sweany began his career at Texas Monthly as an intern in 1996 and worked his way up to become senior executive editor. The award-winning magazine has chronicled life in contemporary Texas since 1973. The nationally recognized authority on life in the state, it has won 13 National Magazine Awards. "I am honored to be named the editor in chief of Texas Monthly,...

2014-07-02 16:23:18

Provocative Film Opens Nationwide Today LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the eve of the July 4(th) holiday weekend, Rush Limbaugh urged his millions of listeners to see the provocative new film America, which opens today in more than 1,100 theaters. The new film was created by bestselling author Dinesh D'Souza and the Academy Award-winning producer of Schindler's List, Gerald R. Molen and directed by John Sullivan. "In a rare move for the No. 1 talk radio...

2014-07-01 00:21:38

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President's letter to Congress yesterday did not send a forceful signal to halt the surge of illegal aliens the Center for Immigration Studies encountered during their visit to the Texas border, where they heard firsthand from Central American parents the lure of lax border security and unenforced deportation laws. Word has gotten out that very few of the tens of thousands of Central Americans apprehended by the Border Patrol or...

2014-06-24 12:25:28

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development will also unveil its new online training initiative for Native American businesses WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Native American business leaders are in Washington, D.C. this week for the Reservation Economic Summit (RES D.C.) hosted by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (National Center). The conference is the National Center's first in Washington, D.C. and brings together tribal...

2014-06-16 12:26:49

DETROIT, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Parade Company is pleased to announce Meryl Davis and Charlie White, American Ice Dancing Gold Medalists, as Co-Grand Marshals for the 88(th) America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van. The Michigan pair, who were the first Americans to bring home an Olympic Ice Dancing gold medal at this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi, will be celebrated along the parade route as it travels down Woodward Avenue on Thanksgiving morning....

2014-06-13 16:22:50

Award-winning Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Actress and Artist NEW YORK, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey announced that its Eighth Annual Legends of Music Seminar will feature Courtney Love, an iconic figure in music and pop culture. The seminar will take place at the 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 1pm Cannes time in the Grand Audi Theatre at the Palais des Festivals. Courtney Love will be interviewed by Tor Myhren,...

2014-06-13 12:22:55

CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company (the "Company"; OTC: TRBAA) and Tribune Publishing Company ("Tribune Publishing") today announced that, in connection with the Company's previously announced intention to separate Tribune Publishing from the Company, Tribune Publishing plans to raise $350 million of debt by entering into a Senior Secured Term Loan facility. Tribune Publishing is also arranging a $140 million asset-based revolving credit facility. Tribune Company...

2014-06-11 08:24:41

NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced plans to fully divest its 81% ownership in CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. (NYSE: CBSO) through an exchange offer that is expected to be tax-free for participating shareholders in the U.S. The exchange offer is anticipated to be the final step in the separation of CBS Outdoor following its initial public offering ("IPO") in April. Upon the split-off, CBS Outdoor intends to convert into a real...


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