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Tropical Storm Maria Joins Hurricane Katia
2011-09-08 07:34:51

Newborn Tropical Storm Maria joined Hurricane Katia in the Atlantic Ocean on Sept. 7.

2010-07-14 12:19:00

SAN DIEGO, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Maria Maria, specializing in fresh and vibrant "Nuevo Mexican" cuisine, brings its newest outpost to the San Diego area, to the Hazard Center in Mission Valley.

2010-04-08 07:00:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Following last year's ground-breaking wood and metal water-based finishes, EcoLuxury(TM) lifestyle designer Maria Yee introduces a new, proprietary Tung oil finish that has been enthusiastically embraced by consumers.

2009-10-19 11:22:00

TUUSULA, Finland, October 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael 'Monty' Widenius, the creator of open source database MySQL and founder of the namesake company later acquired by Sun, today suggested Oracle should resolve antitrust concerns over its US$7.4 billion acquisition of Sun by committing to sell MySQL to a suitable third party.

2009-04-27 17:00:00

'Maria Celeste is breaking the sound barrier.' --The New York Times MIAMI, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Maria Celeste Arraras, one of the most trusted and acclaimed media personalities in Hispanic television, has announced that she'll be releasing her newest book, Make Your Life Prime Time: How to Have It All Without Losing Your Soul, to the American market on April 28, 2009. As one of Newsweek's "20 Most Powerful Women of the Next Generation," Maria Celeste is a celebrity journalist who is...

2008-08-11 09:01:01

By Mark Tallentire PLAYING the lovestruck heroine Maria in Bernstein, Sondheim and Laurent?s musical would be a challenge for an experienced stage star. For a 16-year-old from Middlesbrough, the challenge is of Everest proportions. But Jessica Robinson is surely a star of the future.

2008-08-08 18:00:27

DURING the past ten years, Maria Bello has been known more for her serious dramatic roles in critically-acclaimed indie hits such as The History Of Violence and The Cooler. So to see her in a sword- wielding, kickass action role in the third Mummy film is something of a surprise.

2008-08-07 03:00:21

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera saved the best for last. "West Side Story," the final production of its 2008 summer season, took the company out on a soaring and emotional high.

2008-08-04 06:00:27

By Marty Crisp Theater Review Maria von Trapp's favorite things include raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens. My personal list goes more like Three Musketeers bars and good Sound of Music' productions.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.