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2011-06-28 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rihanna has announced that she will add an additional stop to her critically acclaimed LOUD tour. The additional date will be in Birmingham, Alabama on July 11th at the Jefferson Civic Center Arena, with all proceeds going to benefit local community relief efforts from the devastating tornadoes that tore through Alabama in early 2011. Three charities will receive donations from the show, Project Team Up, Tuscaloosa Disaster Relief Fund, and the...

2011-04-25 13:00:00

BALTIMORE, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that John Hayes has been named General Manager of WXLV-TV (ABC 45) and WMYV (MY 48) in the Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point, North Carolina market. The announcement was made by Steve Marks, Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group. In making the announcement, Mr. Marks said, "John has a history of bringing creative marketing strategies to the stations he has managed. As a...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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