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2008-08-22 03:00:21

WE'VE teamed up with BT Tradespace to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to see Matthew Bourne's Dorian Gray at the King's Theatre in Edinburgh next Saturday. The prize includes a night's accommodation and breakfast at the Radisson SAS Edinburgh on the Royal Mile. The lucky winner will have a night to remember at the theatre. Matthew Bourne's Dorian Gray is set in the image-obsessed world of arts and politics. It tells the story of an alluring man who makes a...

2008-08-20 18:00:35

ATLANTA, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray,""we" or "us") today announced that J. Mack Robinson has decided to step down as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the company. In light of Mr. Robinson's decision, Gray's Board of Directors unanimously appointed Mr. Hilton H. Howell Jr. to serve as the Company's Chief Executive Officer, in addition to his current role as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Howell is the son-in-law of Mr. Robinson....

2008-08-17 18:00:29

Dance master Matthew Bourne launched his world premiere of his new production - Dorian Gray - in Plymouth last night. This is Bourne's first new production in three years and sees Oscar Wilde's gothic fable transformed into a darkly seductive dance theatre by the acclaimed choreographer and artistic director. Best known for his adaptations of classics - Swan Lake, Nutcracker, The Car Man, Edward Scissorhands and Play Without Words, Bourne now turns his vibrant imagination to this...

2008-08-13 15:00:51

LEADING Scottish educationalist Dr Ethel Gray has died at the age of 85. ETHEL Gray devoted her life to making education accessible to all. Among her many achievements was being the first woman appointed to the court of Heriot-Watt University. Her grandmother was a Suffragette and her mother, a feminist, founded her own business during the depression. Dr Gray, formerly of Church Hill, Morningside, was educated at Hutchesons' Grammar School in Glasgow and went on to become an...

2008-07-22 09:00:36

WALTHAM, Mass., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In conjunction with its regularly scheduled quarterly financial results news release, Mac-Gray Corporation , the nation's premier provider of laundry facilities management services to multi-unit housing locations, plans to broadcast its second-quarter 2008 financial results conference call live over the Internet on Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. ET. During the call, Stewart G. MacDonald, Mac-Gray's chairman and chief executive...

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2008-07-21 11:15:00

The white horse is an icon for dignity which has had a huge impact on human culture across the world. An international team led by researchers at Uppsala University has now identified the mutation causing this spectacular trait and show that white horses carry an identical mutation that can be traced back to a common ancestor that lived thousands of years ago. The study is interesting for medical research since this mutation also enhance the risk for melanoma. The paper is published on July...

2005-10-26 01:15:45

ST. LOUIS, Missouri (Reuters) - A Missouri man who killed two women by pushing them off a bridge spanning the Mississippi River was put to death early Wednesday, a Missouri prison official said. Marlin Gray, 38, died at 12:07 a.m. CDT after workers at the Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center in Bonne Terre, Missouri, injected him with a series of lethal drugs, stopping his heart. Gray was convicted and sentenced to death for his role in the April 1991 rapes and...

2005-10-03 14:43:00

A new digital angiography flat panel system reduces the radiation dose to patients undergoing interventional treatment for liver cancer by about one-fourth, a new study shows. The study compared the radiation dose to patient's skin during transcatheter arterial embolization, a procedure that blocks the flow of a blood to a tumor. Doses were assessed for 12 patients using a new angiography unit with a digital flat-panel system and 12 using a conventional unit for angiographic imaging. The...