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2014-03-11 08:23:44

ACROSS THE SPECTRUM FROM CEELO TO THE NSO VIENNA, Va., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces the first set of performances for its highly anticipated 2014 Summer Season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/DC80506LOGO-a -- Lionel Richie and CeeLo Green make their Wolf Trap debut for a two-night stand of blockbuster "All the Hits All Night Long" tour -- Classical highlights include the National Symphony...

2011-12-30 10:00:00

Minnesota Public Radio|American Public Media (MPR|APM) selects VISI as its new managed hosting and data center provider. EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA (PRWEB) December 30, 2011 Minnesota Public Radio|American Public Media (MPR|APM) has selected VISI as its new managed hosting and data center provider. VISI will host MPR|APM´s web properties, including Marketplace.org and the Public Insight Network (PIN), and utilize a new Software as a Service (SaaS) platform. The system is designed for easy...

2011-08-09 12:19:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Please see below for a response to Tim Pawlenty's latest ad. Despite claims in the ad, Pawlenty's record shows he lacks leadership. He is taking cues from the extreme wing of his party, offering no new ideas. As governor, his jobs record was "anemic" and he relied heavily on accounting gimmicks to balance the budget and left Minnesota with a projected $6.2 billion deficit. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO) TIM...

2011-07-07 17:30:00

WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Democratic National Committee: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100929/DNCLOGO ) At today's Facebook town hall, Gov. Tim Pawlenty misrepresented his record on the budget, taxes and spending. Here are the facts: PAWLENTY'S RECORD ON JOB CREATION IS POORWhen Gov. Pawlenty says we need to do things to create jobs, he forgets to mention his poor record on job creation. Pawlenty Has A "Much...

2011-06-08 09:28:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BringMeTheNews (BMTN), the pioneering online and broadcast news curator, won the Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists' Page One Award for Best Radio Newscast in the state. BMTN also took second place in the same category, followed by Minnesota Public Radio, which took third place. This is the second consecutive year that BMTN has earned the top award. Broadcasters from around the state submitted individual newscasts that were judged by...

2011-06-07 00:00:33

Growth of Thriving Business Portfolio Cited as Top Priority St. Paul, Minn. (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 American Public Media (APM) today announced the promotion of JJ Yore from VP/Executive Producer to VP/General Manager of Marketplace. The move reflects the success the Marketplace enterprise has enjoyed during the last year and plans for additional growth in the future. In his new role, Yore will be responsible for overseeing and driving that growth including editorial and business operations...

2011-05-24 00:00:30

Program is Newest In American Public Media's National Portfolio St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 American Public Media's Marketplace® announced today the launch of Marketplace Tech Report, a four-minute daily technology show available to public radio stations across the country. The report delivers technology news with an entertaining twist in language anyone can understand. "Marketplace Tech Report covers technology the way the other Marketplace shows cover business "“ with a...

2011-04-12 00:00:30

89.3 The Current announced today that on April 14 it will launch Local Current, a music stream dedicated entirely to local music available 24 hours a day. Local Current will highlight the incredible music made in and around our region and will feature a mix of the legendary artists that helped put Minnesota on the musical map, as well as up and coming artists that are furthering our state's reputation as a hot bed of talent St. Paul, MN (Vocus/PRWEB) April 11, 2011 89.3 The Current...

2011-04-05 00:00:29

From American Public Media and Launch Productions, Minneapolis St. Paul, MN (Vocus/PRWEB) April 04, 2011 American Public Media and Launch Productions, Minneapolis' The Promised Land, with host Majora Carter, has received a Peabody Award for best electronic media. "American Public Media is proud to introduce audiences to diverse and engaging perspectives through our programming," said Judy McAlpine, senior vice president national content division, APM. "Of the 39 Peabody recipients this...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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