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2014-08-22 08:23:09

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - Cipriani New York NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research has announced legendary music icon Yoko Ono Lennon as the presenter for the Spirit of Excellence Award which will be awarded to Hamish Dodds, CEO of Hard Rock International on behalf of Hard Rockers worldwide at the 39(th )T.J. Martell Foundation New York Honors Gala to be held at Cipriani in New York on Tuesday, October...

2014-07-18 00:20:42

TOKYO, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The English version of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's Tokyo Guide app for free on iOS, called Moshi Moshi Tokyo, will be released on July 18 in conjunction with J-Pop Summit Festival 2014 in San Francisco and Hyper Japan 2014 in London, respectively. The French version was promoted at her official booth in the Kawaii Area of Japan Expo 2014 in Paris in early July. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201407031989/)...

2014-04-02 08:28:22

"Viva Linda San Sei" is teen girl group's first album and their new YouTube reality show TOKYO, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- b-pop Inc. has announced the April 2nd Japanese release of the first album from Japanese-Brazilian sensation Linda San Sei. The teen group's debut album "Viva Linda San Sei" follows hot on the heels of the global iTunes release and shares the same name as their innovative YouTube series. The YouTube reality show of the same name tells the story of a group of...

2014-03-17 23:04:27

Accomplished technologist is the first outside member to be appointed. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Oblong Industries is pleased to announce that Joi Ito has joined its board of directors. This is the first appointment of an outside member to the board of the Los Angeles based company. The addition coincides with a period of rapid growth following the successful 2013 introduction of Oblong’s Mezzanine™ product. Joi Ito is an accomplished technologist, entrepreneur, and...

2014-01-27 00:20:24

TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In his annual peace proposal, "Value Creation for Global Change: Building Resilient and Sustainable Societies," released on January 26, Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, calls for increased regional cooperation in response to extreme weather events and natural disasters. He also proposes a comprehensive program of global citizenship education and the holding of a youth summit on nuclear...

2014-01-21 16:21:23

She will accept CHF's top award at a dinner ceremony, the premier event of Heritage Day 2014 in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, chairman and managing director, Biocon Limited, will receive the 2014 Othmer Gold Medal at the Chemical Heritage Foundation on Thursday, May 15. The Othmer Gold Medal presentation will be the premier event of CHF's 13th annual Heritage Day. (Photo:...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.