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2011-06-06 10:24:00

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oprah Winfrey will appear at The Cable Show 2011 at 9:00 a.m. (CDT) on Thursday, June 16, 2011, as part of the morning's general session, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) announced today. Ms. Winfrey will engage in a conversation with Paula Zahn about coming to cable, building the OWN brand, and bringing new voices and great storytelling to the network. The event also will be streamed at live.thecableshow.com. The...

2011-04-14 09:00:00

NEW YORK, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today new original programming coming to OWN including four series pick ups and six new series totaling over 60 hours of television. "After four months on the air it's great to be able to renew series that connected with our audience," said Christina Norman, chief executive officer, OWN. "Our new shows will continue to bring viewers more compelling characters sharing their real life journeys that entertain,...

2011-04-14 09:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif. and LOS ANGELES, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching today, Flipboard, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and Oprah.com present the official "Oprah" section on Flipboard, the world's first social magazine exclusively available on Apple's iPad. For the first time ever, Flipboard will create a branded section for a partner on their front page. Every new download of Flipboard will come with select recommended content including Facebook, Twitter and now Oprah. With the Oprah...

2011-04-12 09:00:00

NEW YORK, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a special episode of "The Dr. Oz Show" airing Thursday, April 21 (check local listings for time and channel), Dr. Oz goes on a mission to uncover our military servicewomen's greatest health issues and raises the question of whether our infrastructure is doing everything to recognize and address their problems. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090923/LA81070LOGO) Dr. Oz puts a face to the problem of female military sexual trauma as...

2011-01-06 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announces a new series "Money Class" (working title) created and hosted by Suze Orman, acclaimed financial advisor, motivational speaker and television personality, set to premiere Fall 2011 on OWN. One home at a time, the primetime series is dedicated to addressing and moving beyond both the circumstantial and personal decisions that have created difficult financial situations for so many people around the country, by...

2011-01-01 16:32:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DISH Network announced today the launch of OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, a channel designed to entertain, inform and inspire people to live their best lives. Beginning today, OWN will be available on channel number 189 to DISH Network customers who subscribe to the America's Top 200 programming package or above. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100611/LA19624LOGO ) "We are excited to add OWN to our lineup as we are committed to...

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  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.