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2014-05-01 16:28:54

LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAG-AFTRA® (www.sagaftra.org), the world's most influential and recognized union

2009-09-04 11:12:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Writers Union announced today that it has joined the Open Book Alliance: a diverse coalition of writers' organizations, librarians, activists, legal scholars and corporations who object to the proposed Google Book Settlement.

2008-12-19 16:24:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild-CWA, which represents employees at the Baltimore Sun, has been named as one of nine members of the creditors' committee in the bankruptcy filing by Tribune Co.

2008-09-12 15:00:19

A group of Hollywood film and TV producers said Friday it has reached a tentative agreement on a new contract for casting directors and associates.

2008-09-10 09:00:25

Text of press release by Brussels-based International Federation of Journalists, on 9 September The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Zimbabwe Union of Journalists are calling for a new strategy to remove harsh media laws that have been used to intimidate and stifle independent journalism.

2008-08-20 12:00:47

Text of report in English by Brussels-based International Federation of Journalists, on 20 August Today the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called on the French satellite company Eutelsat to reinstall the Chinese-language television station NTDTV and three Mandarin radio stations, following their suppression for "technical reasons" on 16 June 2008.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.