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2011-04-13 13:08:00

Award-winning actress, talk show personality and music artists join 35 other celebrity Red Cross supporters. WASHINGTON, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five celebrities join the American Red Cross National Celebrity Cabinet, a group of celebrity supporters who promote Red Cross services by donating their time, helping neighbors prepare for emergencies, responding to disasters and lending a helping hand to those in need - down the street, across the country and around the world....

2011-03-14 09:28:00

Members of Congress and staff to learn Red Cross First Aid and CPR skills WASHINGTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by American Red Cross: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) Gabrielle Giffords Honorary Save-a-Life training on Capitol Hill March 16th.

2010-01-16 10:39:00


2009-12-03 21:32:00

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross won a court injunction today against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 929 after its members illegally blocked vehicles from leaving the facility, interfering with blood shipments to local hospitals.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".