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2008-12-02 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SkinnyAndTheCity.com launches as the definitive online resource for women who want to look fabulous and feel their best. Renowned nutritionist Tanya Zuckerbrot, M.S., R.D., has assembled the most credited team of experts in the fields of nutrition, fashion, beauty and lifestyle and brought them all together on one website to offer the most on-trend, up-to-the minute, relevant information on the market today - all at no cost and no calories to the consumer....

2008-10-10 18:00:22

Musical acts Trace Adkins and Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced plans to perform in both Pikeville, Ky., and Nashville this New Year's Eve. The country music star and rock band will switch cities, which are in two different time zones, and performances, opening the show in one town and closing it down in the other, organizers said. "For the past 12 years, we've been fortunate to have the biggest names in music celebrate New Year's Eve in Nashville," Steve Moore, senior vice president of AEG...

2008-10-10 15:00:21

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of music's biggest names from country music and American rock and roll will race across state lines to ring in 2009 in two cities, two different time zones on one incredible night. Trace Adkins and Lynyrd Skynyrd each perform in both Pikeville, Kentucky and Nashville, Tennessee on the same night, New Year's Eve -- switching cities and performances; opening the show in one city and closing it down in the other! Tickets for the first New Year's...

2008-09-30 15:00:17

By VIRGINIA ROHAN During a trip to Manhattan, my friend Julia Keller -- cultural critic at the Chicago Tribune -- stopped at a coffee shop and was shocked by how she was treated. Or rather, she says, not treated. The barista, completely ignoring this distinguished woman in her early 50s, took orders from customers behind and all around her -- while seemingly looking right through Keller. "It wasn't anything mean or hostile or rude. I was just completely invisible to this person," recalls...

2006-03-27 21:59:03

By Phyllis Stark NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Almost any artist with the right financing can release albums all his life, but only a handful can remain relevant on radio -- an achievement most acts consider the golden ticket. Six years after surprising the industry by landing the No. 1 country radio hit "Buy Me a Rose," veteran performer Kenny Rogers is at it again. With a fresh recording contract from Capitol Records Nashville in hand, Rogers returns with new single "I Can't Unlove...

2006-03-26 19:17:24

By Phyllis Stark NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Almost any artist with the right financing can release albums all his life, but only a handful can remain relevant on radio -- an achievement most acts consider the golden ticket. Six years after surprising the industry by landing the No. 1 country radio hit "Buy Me a Rose," veteran performer Kenny Rogers is at it again. With a fresh recording contract from Capitol Records Nashville in hand, Rogers returns with new single "I Can't Unlove...

2005-12-22 19:36:56

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The California Supreme Court on Thursday found that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. broke state law by giving out cigarettes for free at a street fair and other events, but it overturned a $14.8 million fine. The court agreed that the company illegally distributed free cigarette samples but sent the case back to a lower court to consider whether the fine was excessive. The state Supreme Court also found that federal law does not prohibit California from restricting...