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2010-03-25 15:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Korean Air Chairman Yang-Ho Cho today detailed a $1 billion redevelopment initiative in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, a massive endeavor that includes a 560-room luxury hotel and a 65-story office tower. The project will add more than 12,000 jobs to a city struggling with record unemployment, and bring the first new Class-A office building to downtown L.A. in more than two decades. "Challenges are opportunities for growth, and hard times are...

2009-08-04 16:00:13

Cho Oh-ryun, a stellar South Korean swimmer nicknamed the Asian Seal, died of a heart attack Tuesday, hospital officials said. He was 56. Cho was found lying on the floor by his wife, Lee Seong-ran, at his home in Haenam, the Yonhap news agency reported. He was taken to Haenam General Hospital but officials said efforts to save him failed. Cho won four golds in the 400-meter and 1,500-meter freestyle events at the 1970 and 1974 Asian Games. In 1980, the year he was awarded the Cheongryong...

2009-03-06 15:25:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Irvine Scientific, a leading medical device/biopharmaceutical company located in Santa Ana, California, is proud to announce the addition of IS CHO-CD XP(TM) Culture System to their cell culture product line. IS CHO-CD XP(TM) Culture System is a set of chemically-defined*, serum-free, and animal component free media designed using metabolic-balancing technology to deliver robust cell growth and production for recombinant CHO cell lines. It supports...

2008-08-28 09:00:53

By Scott D. Pierce Deseret News BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Margaret Cho was a television pioneer back in the mid-1990s. Today, she's a television pioneer again. In the fall of 1994, Cho starred in the ABC sitcom "All-American Girl," which was something never seen before on American TV. "At that time, we brought the first Asian-American family on television. It was, like, a really very groundbreaking thing. A very difficult thing," Cho said. "And I'm very proud now to bring the second...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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