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2014-04-15 12:30:28

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) today announced the appointment of Devin C. Carty as Chief Talent and Experience Officer. Carty will serve as a key member of the CTCA leadership team, creating and executing an enterprise-wide talent strategy that includes talent acquisition and selection, external talent brand reputation, stakeholder engagement, and leadership development....

2010-12-23 15:45:00

MONTREAL, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced today that Donald J. Carty has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors of CN. Carty will join the Board on Jan. 1, 2011. Carty is the retired vice-chairman and chief financial officer of Dell, Inc., after having previously served in a number of positions in the airline industry, including chairman and chief executive officer of AMR Corporation and American Airlines. He is currently Chairman of Virgin America...

2008-07-09 21:00:20

By ED CARTY COMEDIAN Pat Shortt sticks to his image as four stamps depicting major successes of the Irish film industry went on sale yesterday. They celebrate hits like The Wind That Shakes The Barley, Garage, Kings and Cre na Cille. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-07-03 03:00:19

By Paul English BILL Paterson as a "pugnacious" cop? He's more Hamish MacBeth than Dirty Harry. Still, this is Auntie's best drama of the year, with Ben Whishaw - a dead ringer for a young Todd Carty - excelling. Here's hoping Friday's fivenight finale does it justice. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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