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2010-01-18 16:15:00

President & CEO Gail McGovern to travel to Port-au-Prince Tuesday WASHINGTON, Jan.

2010-01-16 17:58:00

National PSA to run in all playoff games this Weekend on Fox and CBS WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Football League (NFL) and the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) are donating $500,000 to the American Red Cross to aid victims of the earthquake in Haiti.

2009-12-15 07:00:00

LONDON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters Foundation today announces the launch of a pioneering, first-of-its-kind service - The Emergency Information Service (EIS).

2009-11-09 10:05:00

The G20 nations did not reach an agreement on how to disperse climate finance, even though they agreed on Saturday to uphold stimulus procedures that continue to plague an "uneven" worldwide economy.

2009-10-14 10:40:00

MUNICH, Germany, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Aidmatrix Foundation and the International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) announced their agreement to make IFRC's warehousing system available to Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies worldwide.

2009-09-30 15:26:00


2009-09-28 07:16:30

Global strife pushed economic concerns off the table at a press conference in Pittsburgh, despite President Barack Obama's opening remarks. Obama certainly set the table, using the Group of 20 conference to reveal an allegedly secret facility in Iran that the president said pointed to suspicious nuclear intentions. In a brief news conference, reporters later had enough time to ask Obama four questions.

Word of the Day
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".