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2009-03-25 11:34:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- General Robert Magnus, a former aviator who was second in command of the Marine Corps before retiring from active duty in 2008, has joined CNA as a Distinguished Fellow.

2009-01-23 09:25:00

The old real estate maxim "location, location, location" also plays a role in how infants learn to understand the ambiguous actions and behavior of other people.

2009-01-14 01:11:30

Long-time assistant Frank Spaziani took over as head football coach at Boston College Tuesday. Spaziani, 61, was named the Eagles' coach just eight days after Jeff Jagodzinsk was fired for interviewing for the head coaching position with the New York Jets. Spaziani has been with the Eagles for 12 seasons and has been defensive coordinator since 1999. This past season, Spaziani's defense allowed 268.1 yards per game, good for fifth best in the nation. He previously was an assistant at...

2008-12-11 08:00:00

Someone's Life Just Got A Bit More...Interesting WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- After a nine-month, nationwide search, Dos Equis today announced a new assistant to The Most Interesting Man in the World (MIM).

2008-11-12 00:00:09

The joy of getting someone exactly what they want is just one of the reasons behind the launch of Webgiftr, a new social Web site and Facebook application dedicated to changing the way consumers think about giving and receiving gifts.

2008-10-09 12:00:38

To: MEDICAL EDITORS Contact: Sally Garneski, Manager, Public Information/Electronic Publishing, +1-312-202-5409, sgarneski@facs.org, or Cory Suzan Petty, Senior Public Information Assistant, +1-312-202-5328, cpetty@facs.org, both of American College of Surgeons SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.

2008-10-07 15:00:00

By Elaine D. Briseo Journal Staff Writer Cibola High School has a new assistant principal who comes from the local community. Melissa Sedillo started work as an administrator at the school Sept. 2, which was after the beginning of the new school year. It's her first position as an administrator.

2008-10-01 10:00:00

By Aaron Falk Deseret News The former assistant to a Murray doctor known as "The Candy Man" pleaded guilty Tuesday to a conspiracy charge for her role in a practice investigators say left many addicted to prescription narcotics and led to at least five overdose deaths. Mindy L.

2008-09-16 21:00:25

By BAY AREA NEWS GROUP Tracy tracy unified names new personnel: A new assistant superintendent, principal and assistant principal have been named at Tracy Unified School District. Ryan Davis was chosen as assistant superintendent of human resources, filling the spot that James Mousalimas left.

2008-09-15 06:00:19

By Jo Becker, Peter S. Goodman and Michael Powell Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska lives by the maxim that all politics is local, not to mention personal.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.