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2008-08-07 12:01:01

Young Broadcasting Inc. ("YBI") (NASDAQ:YBTVA) has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, August 14, 2008 at 11:00 AM (ET) following the release of its second quarter earnings report. The Company's press release will be issued through Business Wire at 7:00 AM that day. The full text of the release will be available on Bloomberg, Nexus, CompuServe, Dow Jones News Retrieval and several other services within 15 minutes of the scheduled release time. You may participate in the conference...

2005-09-22 16:34:13

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Legislation restricting the ability to seize private property for private development may be ready for a House of Representatives vote later this fall, the chairman of the House's constitutional subcommittee said on Thursday. Following the second congressional hearing this week on eminent domain and a controversial U.S. Supreme Court decision, Ohio Rep. Steve Chabot, a Republican, said the bill could come before the full Judiciary Committee in...

2005-09-20 18:25:20

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior Senate Republican proposed creating a federal official for arbitration in eminent domain cases on Tuesday as witnesses urged lawmakers to restrict the taking of private property for development. Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch announced the bill to create such an ombudsman during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on a separate measure to withhold federal funding from private development projects that rely on government appropriation to obtain...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'