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2011-09-22 07:00:00

James and Mary will give an enlightening and entertaining look at today's most important political issues as well as a behind-the-scenes look at politics inside Washington and how today's headlines are playing out around the country. Northfield, Vt. (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 Norwich University will host Democratic Political Consultant and CNN Contributor James Carville and Republican Political Consultant and CNN Contributor Mary Matalin in a look at today's most important political issues...

2010-09-15 05:15:00

DENVER, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivet Software, the premier provider of standards-based business reporting and analytics for financial communications, announced today the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will be using the analytics component of its powerful Crossfire application to review and analyze financial filings submitted in eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) format. The only platform originally developed according to XBRL-standards, Crossfire transforms...

2009-04-04 11:48:48

Tom Braden, who created the CNN debate series Crossfire, has died in Denver of natural causes at the age of 92, his daughter, Susan, says. CNN noted Braden, who died Friday at his home, brought Crossfire to the cable network in 1982 and served as one of the series' hosts until 1989. Many people believe that Tom created the genre of political talk shows and debate programs that has now been copied and copied and copied, CNN political director Sam Feist said of Braden. He was a giant of a man...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.