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2011-07-19 10:55:00

NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nick Swardson's twisted world of trust fund kitties, gay robots and the infamous "Garry Gaga" will return as COMEDY CENTRAL begins production on the second season of "Nick Swardson's Pretend Time," it was announced today by Kent Alterman, head of original programming and production, COMEDY CENTRAL.

2011-07-19 08:30:00

PLANO, Texas, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- jcpenney, America's shopping destination for great style at compelling prices, today announced "Haul Nation," an integrated marketing program giving stylish teens an opportunity to share their passion for fashion via video blogging.

2011-07-19 12:10:01

Google said on Tuesday that it has bought the web domain g[dot]co to enable a shorter Web address for its products and services.

2011-07-19 08:15:00

TORONTO, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ring of Fire Resources Inc.

2011-07-18 10:10:00

In honor of August being National Children's Vision & Learning Month, the College of Optometrists in Vision Development takes a moment to focus on vision, learning, and dyslexia.

2011-07-18 08:35:00

LYNCHBURG, Va., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent quantitative study conducted by Summer's Eve®, nearly 70 percent of women are unable to identify five major parts of their female genitalia, and nearly 60 percent struggle with unresolved feelings about the word "vagina." The dilemma? If the majority of women don't know their own anatomy or feel comfortable talking about it, how can they properly care for it? To address this issue head-on, Summer's Eve, the leading...

2011-07-18 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), a leading provider of innovative, value-driven wireless communications services, announced that Glass, Lewis & Co.

2011-07-18 05:00:00

BEIJING, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited (NASDAQ:CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the "Company") today announced it will ship its TecFace branded mobile phone "Jungle" to the Middle East market in the third quarter of 2011.

2011-07-15 15:10:11

An in-depth review of consent forms provided to volunteers for HIV/AIDS research in the United States and abroad about study procedures, risks and benefits has found that the forms were extremely long and used wording that may have been complex enough to hinder full understanding.

2011-07-14 16:09:45

Stereotypes about gender affect investment decision-making, even among successful women, researchers concluded in a new study on how gender affects investing strategies.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.