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2009-09-09 13:12:38

Brad Paisley led the list of finalists with six nods when the last round of nominations for The 43rd annual CMA Awards in Nashville were announced Wednesday. For the fourth year, the announcement of the final nominees in five of the 12 CMA Awards categories was made on ABC's Good Morning America. Darius Rucker and Lee Ann Womack delivered the news from the GMA studios in New York. The remaining categories were announced by Randy Houser on Insider Special Edition: 2009 CMA Awards Nominations...

2009-09-09 09:30:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The final list of nominees for "The 43rd Annual CMA Awards" features fresh faces in 10 of the 12 CMA Awards categories with new artists layered throughout the finalist field, the continued dominance of the established superstars, and crossover favorites making huge gains in 2009. "The 43rd Annual CMA Awards" will be broadcast live from the Sommet Center in Nashville, Wednesday, Nov.11 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Reigning CMA...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'