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2014-07-31 12:26:29

Rubin to helm video initiatives, Weiner as Editor at Large AUSTIN, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Daily Dot, the world's most comprehensive source for original Internet-community news, is thrilled to announce Josh Rubin, formerly of CNN, and Allen Weiner, formerly of Gartner, as the newest additions to its editorial team. Nicholas White, Daily Dot editor-in-chief and CEO: "Josh and Allen both have a deep and expert knowledge of the media landscape today and how it is changing....

2014-07-18 12:23:35

WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Martin Baron, the Pulitzer Prize-winning executive editor of The Washington Post, will be the keynote speaker at the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) Awards Dinner on Nov. 10. The dinner features CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, who returns as master of ceremonies for the third year. Three outstanding women journalists, including Lesley Stahl of "60 Minutes," will be honored at the event. President of the John S. and James L. Knight...

2014-07-15 23:11:20

The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is incredibly passionate about making certain all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma get the best possible compensation by ensuring they have the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys advancing their compensation claim. This week the Compensation Center is asking victims, and their family members to call them at 866-714-6466 about a recent CNN/Money news article concerning trusts, because trusts can offer vital protection for the victim, and...

ebola outbreak
2014-06-28 05:54:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online “Drastic action is needed” in order to stop a deadly Ebola virus outbreak that has caused widespread infection and killed hundreds of people throughout West Africa, World Health Organization (WHO) officials said on Friday. According to CNN's Danielle Dellorto, Miriam Falco, and Jen Christensen, the WHO has said it has sent teams of experts to Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia in order to help local health officials deal with...

2014-06-26 16:24:51

NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AccentHealth, the nation's leading media network at the Point-of-Care, announced today it has entered into a strategic relationship with the American Cancer Society. The announcement follows the recent launch of the AccentHealth Oncology Network, which features CNN-produced television programming for cancer patients in the waiting room, as well as printed "health panels" with oncology-specific educational information....

2014-06-17 08:26:25

Judy Smith, Charles King, Anthony Watson & more honored NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honorees and Nominees for the 2014 ADCOLOR® Awards were announced last night at ADCOLOR LIVE! 2014. The event was streamed live on www.AdColor.org from The Time Warner Center in New York City and was hosted by CNN's Don Lemon. ADCOLOR Live! is presented by CNN. The 2014 Catalysts honorees are Judy Smith and Charles King. Judy A. Smith is the founder and President of Smith & Company, a leading...

2014-06-11 16:24:46

Hotel will be the exclusive caterer for day-long concessions and after-hours events ATLANTA, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta is launching a new partnership as the exclusive caterer at the new College Football Hall of Fame, scheduled to open in late August 2014. Overseen by Executive Chef Greg Wright, the convention hotel will spearhead food and beverage operations for the Hall's concession outlets and private events. Guests can book their next event at the...

2014-06-03 23:00:34

NuvaRing Lawsuits and The Langharts Fight For Justice For Their 24 Year Old Daughter Will Be The Focus Of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360º” Three Part Series Set To Air This Week. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 The Langharts of Durango Colorado have been fighting for their 24 year old daughter since her sudden death in 2011 was believed to be purportedly caused due to her use of the birth control NuvaRing. Wright & Schulte LLC who is currently representing women in NuvaRing...

2014-06-03 16:23:59

Attorney Hunter J. Shkolnik - Senior Partner at the New York personal injury law firm of Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik, LLP - was representing the family of Erika Langhart, a young woman whose untimely death may have been linked to the birth-control device NuvaRing. Her case is the subject of an upcoming CNN Anderson Cooper series. NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ever since NuvaRing has been associated with severe side effects by several studies and the U.S. Food and Drug...

2014-06-03 00:20:22

Flipboard partners with Lionel Messi, Editorial Televisa, FOX News Latino, CNET en Espanol, CNN en Espanol's Ismael Cala, Univision's Leon Krauze, TV Azteca's Alfonso De Anda and many others PALO ALTO, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Flipboard launched a new U.S. Latino Content Guide: one place to find publications and news sources popular with Latin audiences in the United States. Simultaneously, Flipboard kicked off new publishers partnerships geared towards its...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • 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.
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