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2010-03-15 08:00:00

RE'EM, Israel, March 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST), a rapidly growing provider of comprehensive content management and global distribution services to the television and radio broadcasting industries, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with FOX Sports, a leading sports channel and a division of the FOX Broadcasting Company. FOX Sports, the flagship network of the FOX Sports Television Group, is America's...

2010-01-29 13:58:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Network announced today that MSNBC's Tamron Hall will replace Mario Lopez as the co-host of the 134th WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB DOG SHOW, presented by Pedigree. Hall will be co-hosting the event with David Frei in his 21st consecutive year with the show. Also joining the team again this year will be NBC Sports' Tiffany Simons as a sideline reporter. On Monday, February 15, USA will air the first hour of the show at 8pm and will then switch over to...

2010-01-07 13:39:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox Head, Inc., a leading Action Sports brand, today announced the appointment of Nick Adcock to its Board of Directors. "The expansion of Fox's Board of Directors ensures the company will continue to benefit from a diversity of skills, experience and opinions. As soon as he became available, we wanted Nick on our team because of our shared vision, his proven leadership skill, management experience and reputation as an independent thinker," says Pete...

2009-11-23 05:00:00

HUDSON, Colo., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magnum D'Or Resources, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MDOR), releases the Fox Business Network initial airing dates for the Environmental Clean Technology TV Series. This segment includes footage of Magnum's Magog (Quebec) Facility, Magnum's Hudson, Colorado Facility as well as exclusive footage of Ex-White House Chairman of climate change, Roger Ballentine with Magnum's CEO, Joseph Glusic. Magnum's 20min+ Environmental Clean Technology TV...

2009-06-06 09:00:39

Fox Interactive Media has abandoned plans to occupy 420,000 square feet of office space in Los Angeles County, officials say. A year after making real estate news by announcing plans to anchor the splashy Horizon at Playa Vista development near Marina Del Rey, Calif., building owner Lincoln Property Co. confirmed to the Los Angeles Times that Fox is instead looking to sublet the space to other possible tenants. The digital media arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., which owns and operates the...

2009-06-03 11:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Delivery Agent, Inc., the leader in shopping-enabled entertainment for television shows, motion pictures, sports and music videos, today announced it signed a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Licensing & Merchandising (Fox Licensing). Under the terms of the deal, Delivery Agent will work with Fox's top-rated programming to create highly interactive commerce environments that engage consumers and products in order to further monetize Fox's...

2009-05-13 09:49:00

NEWBURGH, N.Y., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mount Saint Mary College will hold its 46th annual commencement ceremony at 1 p.m., May 16, outdoors under a tent on Kaplan Field. Fr. Kevin E. Mackin, Mount president, will recognize 510 bachelor's degree candidates and 245 master's degree candidates. Jack Abernethy, CEO of FOX Television Stations, which includes the FOX Television Stations group and Twentieth Television, will deliver the commencement address. The Mount will confer the...

2009-04-09 12:14:00

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Eleven Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. stations have been honored with a total of 18 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, given by the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA). Two of the stations -- KCCI-TV, Des Moines, and WMUR-TV, Manchester, N.H. -- were honored with Overall Excellence recognition, in part for their in-depth coverage of the presidential campaigns in their respective states. Hearst-Argyle and its stations also recently were...

2009-03-02 19:17:11

A police sergeant in Kansas says he recently received a thank-you letter from a man he helped 21 years ago. Overland Park police Sgt. Dan Carney said he received a letter and an $8 money order Wednesday from Alfred Edmond, who ran out of gas in Overland Park 21 years ago while on his way to a job interview from his home in New Mexico, KMBC-TV in Kansas City, Mo., reported Monday. Edmond did not have enough money for gas so Carney gave him $8 to fuel up his bike. Edmond said he wrote down the...

2008-11-25 11:11:01

The facility manager of a Kansas City, Mo., elementary school said he needed help evicting a bobcat that he found holed up in the building. KMBC-TV in Kansas City said Tuesday the female cat had to be taken out by an animal rescue group after apparently deciding Maplewood Elementary School was too cozy to leave. I kicked at it "¦ tried to run it off. Then clapped. I banged on the door and it would not leave, facility manager Paul Wolfe said. Wolfe said he spotted the intruder when he...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.