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2008-08-14 00:00:29

By Deborah Orr Last Night's TV FLYING: CONFESSIONS OF A FREE WOMAN BBC4 WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? BBC1 Until she was about 42, Jennifer Fox had believed that she was living exactly the life that she'd wanted.

2008-08-13 06:00:33

Fox Head, Inc., an international leader in the youth lifestyle clothing market, and Loop'd Network(TM), the leading social network for action sports and youth culture, today launched the Fox Brigade community at www.foxbrigade.com.

2008-08-01 18:00:23

LAKE PLACID, N.Y., Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Capades(TM) makes its triumphant return to Lake Placid, NY on August 16th 2008.

2008-07-30 00:00:20

CHICAGO _ Bennigan's, which helped to invent the suburban tavern-themed dining craze more than 30 years ago, abruptly closed dozens of stores Tuesday and filed for bankruptcy, a casualty of a brutal economy that has wracked the restaurant industry.

2008-07-29 18:00:22

By Boston Herald Jul. 29--Bennigan's is down to a single restaurant in Massachusetts following a bankruptcy filing by its parent company. The company abruptly closed its Boston restaurant, an Irish-themed tavern located at 191 Stuart St. in the city's theater district, this morning.

2008-07-29 15:00:06

By Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Jul. 29--Two Bennigan's restaurants and a Steak & Ale in the Twin Cities, serving customers for more than 20 years, were abruptly closed this morning as the parent company filed for bankruptcy and closed its outlets across the country.

2008-07-16 21:00:19

By Ted Cox The writers' strike is over, but viewers can't escape "American Gladiator" or the new winter edition of "Big Brother" just yet. The wheels of the entertainment industry turn slowly sometimes, and it's going to take TV shows a while to get going and back up to speed.

2008-07-15 09:00:56

Utah's Fox Network affiliate, KSTU Fox 13, has changed ownership, following the completion Monday of a $1.1 billion, eight-station purchase agreement by Oak Hill Capital Partners. The private equity firm bought the eight Fox television stations from News Corp. The other stations are in Denver; St.

2008-07-12 06:00:22

By Eric Hrin, The Daily Review, Towanda, Pa. Jul. 12--CANTON -- A dispute over a formerly dilapidated property in Canton has been resolved, Canton Borough Administrator Amy Seeley has reported.

2008-07-01 15:00:21

The Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) announced today that KARE 11 News has been given the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Spot News.

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.