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2010-05-04 07:20:00

NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- When Barry Kluger's only child moved from New York to Arizona to join him and his second wife, all seemed perfect. Then, in 2001, he experienced every parent's worst nightmare when the 18 year-old, Erica, died in a sudden car accident near their home.

2010-04-27 04:20:00

NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Most women have a best friend, that one special person in her life she can count on to keep secrets, recall memories both good and bad, and share in the most important events of her life. Now imagine having ten of them.

2008-12-10 09:02:00

Beloved Professor's "Last Lecture" Video Circled The Globe and Inspired Millions To Live Their Dreams as He Fought to Live His Own Steven Curtis Chapman and Boy Scout Heroes are Finalists for 9th Annual Honor NEW YORK, Dec.

2008-08-04 00:00:14

By The Associated Press Hardcover Fiction1. "Tribute" by Nora Roberts (Putnam)2. "The Story of Edgar Sawtelle" by David Wroblewski (Ecco)3. "Rules of Deception" by Christopher Reich (Doubleday)4. "The Host" by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown)5. "The Last Patriot" by Brad Thor (Atria)6.

2008-07-27 00:00:15

By Allison M Heinrichs Randy Pausch got the rare opportunity to know he had a limited amount of life left. He used it. The Carnegie Mellon University computer science professor whose "Last Lecture" became a worldwide sensation died early Friday of pancreatic cancer. He was 47.

2008-07-26 21:00:15

By Sonja Sharp Randy Pausch, the computer scientist whose "last lecture" about facing terminal cancer became an Internet sensation and a best- selling book, died Friday. He was 47. But Pausch's message was mostly one of hope.

2008-07-26 09:00:16

By ALICIA PQ. WITTMEYER By Alicia P.Q. Wittmeyer The Virginian-Pilot CHESAPEAKE Randy Pausch, the Carnegie Mellon University professor whose funny, upbeat talk about how to live life with gusto while dying was viewed by millions , died early Friday at his Chesapeake home. He was 47.

2008-07-25 21:00:14

CHICAGO _ The best writers' retreat of all may be a place where nobody really wants to go: the valley of the shadow of death. That is where many memorable and popular works have been created, as their authors come to terms with their imminent demise.

2008-07-25 15:00:03

By The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 25--Randy Pausch was given the rare opportunity to know he had only a limited amount of life left. He used it. The Carnegie Mellon University professor who gained worldwide acclaim for a lecture he gave at the university died today of pancreatic cancer.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).