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2008-08-19 09:00:45

By DAVID BAUDER By David Bauder The Associated Press NEW YORK As the red light switched off and her program went into a commercial, Laura Ingraham's face dissolved from a smile into a frown - then, a look of pure disgust.

2008-08-19 09:00:45

NEW YORK, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a dozen of the world's most accomplished female recording artists -- a cast that includes Mariah Carey, Beyonce, Mary J.

2008-08-11 09:01:01

Interpolls, a leading rich media technology company, announced today that it has contributed its creative services and integrated online marketing technologies to help promote Stand Up To Cancer.

2008-08-06 12:00:33

By Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Aug. 6--Add one of Minnesota's own to the list of notables who can't keep straight exactly where the Republicans will convene their national convention next month.

2008-08-06 12:00:33

By Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Aug. 5--Add one of Minnesota's own to the list of notables who can't seem to keep straight exactly where the Republicans will convene their national convention next month.

2008-08-05 15:00:32

By Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Aug. 5--Add one of Minnesota's own to the list of notables who can't seem to keep straight exactly where the Republicans will be holding their national convention next month.

2008-08-04 03:00:32

By Dan Gross, Philadelphia Daily News Aug. 4--CHARLES BARKLEY needs to shed some pounds, so he's taken up boxing as his exercise of choice. The soon-to-be not-so-Round Mound of Rebound has been training at Joltin' Jabs (4313 Main) in Manayunk.

2008-08-03 00:00:17

By Lorena Blas Hollywood has had it with cancer. Jennifer Aniston, America Ferrera, David Cook, Casey Affleck, Meryl Streep, Lance Armstrong, Scarlett Johansson and Forest Whitaker are just some of the celebrities who are taking a stand against cancer during a one-hour television special.

2008-07-27 18:00:27

By FIONA McINTOSH THE world's highest paid American TV news presenter Katie Couric (left) moans that at 51 years old she's become a victim of sexism. As Katie is paid pounds 7.5million a year, more than double that of her male rival, I'd like to be a victim of that kind of sexism, too.

2008-07-27 15:00:30

By Jeff Simon, The Buffalo News, N.Y. Jul. 27--Time for something new: the "Over/Under" list. In other words, pairs of vaguely related things, of which one is overrated, one is underrated. Feel free, by the way, to make up your own. For the moment, here's mine: Overrated: HBO.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.