Latest Carl Quintanilla Stories

2009-06-11 10:56:48

NBC News' Today program has announced plans to air We The People, a special week-long series about Hispanic America. Set to begin Monday, the series will cover a wide range of issues facing the Hispanic community and examine the successes and challenges of Hispanics across the United States, NBC said in a release. The segments will include reports from Today correspondents such as Natalie Morales, Carl Quintanilla, Maria Celeste Arraras, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, Miguel Almaguer, Kerry Sanders...

2009-05-08 12:46:41

A TV special called The Oprah Effect, an examination of the influence U.S. media personality Oprah Winfrey has on people, is set to air on CNBC this month. The business-oriented channel's Carl Quintanilla is to serve as host of the one-hour May 28 program. Everybody knows her. She's the queen of talk, a cultural and financial icon and her impact on business is worth billions. Oprah Winfrey is the most influential woman in America -- maybe the world, CNBC said in a news release. And, experts...

2008-08-12 15:00:56

ATLANTA, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern Company Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer David M. Ratcliffe will be the guest host on CNBC's Squawk Box television program from 7-9 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time Aug. 13. The general theme for Ratcliffe's two-hour appearance will be energy and the economy. Ratcliffe's guests will include Lee Thomas, CEO of Rayonier Inc., and Larkin Martin, managing partner of Martin Farms, who both also serve as directors of the Federal Reserve...

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.