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2011-07-20 18:27:00

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz Claims Economy Is Turning Around Again, Can't Answer Questions About Medicare WITH INCREASING UNEMPLOYMENT, DWS ONCE AGAIN CLAIMED THE ECONOMY IS TURNING AROUND WASHINGTON, July 20, 2011/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Republican National Committee: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080519/RNCLOGO DWS Claimed Obama Turned The Economy Around. DWS: "He really shouldn't be questioning the President's record,...

2011-07-08 15:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Post won two first-place awards, while The Seattle Times, The Salt Lake Tribune, McClatchey Newspapers and The Wall Street Journal won one apiece in the annual National Press Club journalism awards competition. PBS was among the broadcast winners. MSNBC.com and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting won for their online journalism and outstanding multimedia reporting. (Logo:...

2011-07-08 11:05:00

What They Are Saying Today's "Terrible" Report Shows Obama's Economy Has "Ground To A Halt" Obama's Chief Economic Advisor Austan Goolsbee: "The President Has Taken Responsibility..." (CNBC's "Squawk On The Street," 7/8/11) WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Republican National Committee: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080519/RNCLOGO ) The New York Times: "Job Growth Falters Badly, Clouding Hope for Recovery"...

2011-06-17 17:40:00

O'Donnell: "We've got a Republican here talking about tax increases. Is this the first flicker of hope that the Republican tax cut fever might be fading?" Reich: "Maybe we are seeing the beginning of a willingness to raise taxes on corporations and indeed, raise taxes on the very wealthy. Wouldn't that be something!" WASHINGTON, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Tom Coburn continues to be showered with praise for his increasingly aggressive calls for tax increases as part...

2011-06-01 15:11:00

Beginning June 5th, NBC News brings an education "power week" to Philadelphia with a series of education-focused events and programming NBC News' Ann Curry and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo join NBC 10 in engaging Philadelphia in the national conversation about the future of America's education system Mayor Michael Nutter to participate in ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, June 6th to open the "Education Nation Experience" at the National Constitution Center NEW YORK, June 1, 2011...

2011-02-08 10:18:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keith Olbermann, the acclaimed broadcaster and writer whose verbal pyrotechnics and moral passion have outraged, informed, and dazzled viewers of "Countdown With Keith Olbermann" for the past eight years, is bringing his slashing wit, analytical eye, and distinctive commentary to Current Media, the Emmy® and Peabody Award-winning TV and digital media company that was founded in 2005 by Al Gore and Joel Hyatt and is now distributed in...

2011-01-12 12:09:00

Star-Powered Event to Honor Ed Bradley, Eugene Robinson, Among Others; Hosted by MSNBC's Tamron Hall, Special Remarks by Senior Presidential Advisor Valerie Jarrett WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) will induct five legendary journalists into its Hall of Fame, the organization's highest honor, and present the Ida B. Wells Award, the annual honor highlighting the achievement of a media executive who has demonstrated a...

2010-11-16 12:31:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding to an already impressive list of former executive level journalists on their team, Ruder Finn today announced that Maryam Ayromlou has joined the agency's New York office as Senior Vice President. Ayromlou comes to Ruder Finn from CBS News/The Early Show, where she was the supervising producer, overseeing the planning of all interview-driven segments and garnering herself an Emmy nomination. Utilizing her broadcast journalism experience of...

2010-11-04 09:22:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The fight of the century took place recently when MSNBC's prime time commentator, Keith Olbermann, fought FOX News Channel's king of cable news ratings, Bill O'Reilly, in a three-round bout before a sellout crowd at Yankee Stadium. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CL94214 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101104/CL94214 ) Oh, did you miss it? That's because it's a fictional story in the new satirical book, The Wizards...

2010-11-04 00:00:45

As media outlets were buzzing yesterday about midterm elections, SnapStream Media, the innovative television search and monitoring company, was closely tracking what was mentioned on major television networks. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 3, 2010 SnapStream Media, the innovative television search and monitoring company, uses SnapStream Servers (http://www.snapstream.com/enterprise) to record U.S. national TV (ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, MSNBC, CNN and HLN) and provide insights into what is said on...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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