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2014-05-09 12:26:33

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) focused a spotlight on individuals and families who display great courage as they live with rare diseases at its Portraits of Courage Celebration last night. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140509/86217 During the program, Brooke and Brielle Kennedy of Michigan, ages 5 and 6, who have a rare disease known as spinal muscular atrophy, put a medal around the neck of Representative Fred...

2014-02-28 16:23:09

DOVE® Chocolate Features Hepburn in Cinematic TV Ad to Air during 2014 OSCARS® 'Red Carpet Live' HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DOVE® Chocolate is rolling out the red carpet this Sunday, Mar. 2, for its newest TV ad, which features Audrey Hepburn and is airing during the OSCARS® "Red Carpet Live" on ABC. The cinematic ad for DOVE® Dark Chocolate uses 3D computer-generated technology to capture Hepburn's classic style and infectious smile. The ad shows a...

Men And Women See Things Differently
2012-12-03 06:40:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While ladies often accuse the men they are romantically involved with of scoping out other women, new scientific research suggests that it is the females themselves that are more likely to do the ogling. According to Stephen Adams, Medical Correspondent for The Telegraph, researchers from Bristol University recruited subjects and had them review a series of images, including some screen captures from nature documentaries and other...

2011-05-26 09:00:00

FREDERICK, Md., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of women donning their best Holly Golightly black cocktail dresses and tiaras took over downtown Frederick, MD, yesterday evening for the annual Breakfast at Tiffany's breast cancer fundraiser. More than 300 women participated in this year's event, with proceeds going to the Hurwitz Breast Cancer Foundation at Frederick Memorial Hospital. The unprecedented number of look-alikes at this year's event makes it a contender for a Guinness...

2010-11-30 13:44:00

2010 UNICEF SNOWFLAKE BALL TO HONOR OLIVIA HARRISON Presented by Baccarat, UNICEF's seventh annual gala to take place on Nov. 30 in New York City NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2010 UNICEF Snowflake Ball will take place on November 30 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. In its seventh year, the black-tie gala will celebrate the lighting of the UNICEF Snowflake and honor those individuals who have made key contributions to UNICEF's mission to save and improve...

2010-10-13 08:22:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Vandor, LLC, an industry leader in the design and marketing of licensed consumer goods, has acquired the license to manufacture products featuring Audrey Hepburn. Vandor signed a joint agreement with Paramount Pictures and Audrey Hepburn's estate to obtain the license, which has only been made available to a small group of manufacturers. The award-winning actress and fashion icon is remembered for her beauty, style and grace. She appeals to women...

2009-12-02 12:19:00

Fundraising Gala, Presented by Baccarat, to Take Place in New York City on Dec. 2 NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The UNICEF Snowflake Ball will take place on December 2 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The special evening is an annual black-tie fundraising gala celebrating the lighting of the UNICEF Snowflake and honoring those individuals who have made key contributions to UNICEF's mission to save and improve children's lives worldwide. During the evening, UNICEF...

2009-10-12 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor Orlando Bloom was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador today, in recognition of his commitment to the rights of children around the world. "Advocacy from UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors helps build momentum to improve the lives of children around the world," said UNICEF Executive Director, Ann M. Veneman. "We are proud to have Orlando Bloom as one of the strong voices for vulnerable children." Mr. Bloom has already seen the work...


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.'