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2010-09-24 09:02:00

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Fitness® is pleased to announce the expansion and renovation of their Tempe, AZ facility. Entering through the freshly remodeled reception/lobby area, new and returning members can expect to see 16,000 additional square feet of club space and a variety of upgrades throughout the club, including a new Kids Klub-babysitting area, additional racquetball courts, a new juice bar, fresh carpet, redesigned graphics, larger updated...

2010-09-17 09:02:00

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- L.A. Fitness is pleased to announce the opening of its newest sports club in Stuart, FL, a 45,000 square foot facility located at the intersection of Federal Highway and Windermere Drive serving the Treasure Coast. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100819/LA52539LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100819/LA52539LOGO) "The opening of this club on Federal Hwy complements our existing club at I-95 and Gatlin Boulevard, in the...

2010-07-26 17:45:00

WASHINGTON, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Univision Services Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Univision Communications Inc., pleaded guilty today to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud in connection with a scheme to obtain increased radio broadcast time, announced Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Andre Birotte Jr. of the Central District of California. According to court documents, Univision Communications formerly owned...

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2010-07-09 10:15:00

The zombie satellite that controllers lost contact with in April is still drifting around in space, with engineers keeping a close eye as the Galaxy 15 satellite approaches two other spacecraft. According to its operator Intelsat, the satellite is currently heading toward a stable and predictable path.  The main focus now is to keep the Galaxy 15 from interfering with other satellites that are close-by. "The overall goal is to minimize disruption," Steve Good, Intelsat's global...

2010-06-11 15:49:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- DISH Network L.L.C., America's fastest-growing pay-TV provider, today announced the launch of the first channel dedicated exclusively to coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa(TM). Only available to DishLATINO customers, the Univision FIFA World Cup(TM) Channel offers 24 hours of World Cup games and highlights from Univision, plus an exciting new interactive feature, all in Spanish. The Univision FIFA World Cup(TM) Channel is an...

2010-06-11 07:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DISH Network L.L.C., America's fastest-growing pay-TV provider, today announced the launch of the first channel dedicated exclusively to coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa. Only available to DishLATINO customers, the Univision FIFA World Cup Channel offers 24 hours of World Cup games and highlights from Univision, plus an exciting new interactive feature, all in Spanish. (Logo:...

2010-06-10 11:45:00

MILTON KEYNES, England, June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - With Photo With the FIFA World Cup starting this Friday, former Arsenal and England defender Martin Keown has revealed who he thinks will be lifting the trophy on July 11th. Keown said, "I'm backing Brazil to win the World Cup. With guys like Kaka and Luis Fabiano they have the talent to make the difference in tight games. England are capable of winning the competition and I dearly hope they do but I haven't been...

2010-06-02 11:30:00

LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Gaughan's South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, at Las Vegas Boulevard and Silverado Ranch, is the new locals' favorite casino for movie experiences with it's Extreme Digital Cinema (XD) creating a premium viewing experience with picture, sound and luxury seating. Michael Gaughan is not new to innovative movie ideas for his casinos. In 1986, he built the first casino movie theaters inside the Gold Coast. Twenty-four years later, he is again at the...

2010-06-01 11:30:00

DALLAS, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Offering fans extensive and exclusive coverage of the Copa Mundial de la FIFA Sudafrica 2010, AT&T* and Univision today announced the launch of the Univision 2010 FIFA World Cup(TM) app, the first Spanish-language TV app available from U-verse TV. In addition to delivering live access to all 64 matches via Univision, TeleFutura and Galavision, AT&T will provide comprehensive Univision Spanish-language content in the U-verse TV On Demand...

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2010-05-25 12:42:36

Two spacecraft are about to begin an unusual orbit above the Pacific Ocean in order to try and evade the interference from a third, failed satellite. Intelsat lost control of its Galaxy-15 platform in April.  It will not take commands from the ground and is in a drift towards a neighboring satellite. The nearest satellite, AMC-11, will now be eased out of its path. SES World Skies, the satellite's operator, said that customers should be unaffected. The intricacy of the maneuvers of...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'