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2014-08-21 12:27:55

FIRST ARTIST TO LAND 3 SONGS IN THE TOP SIX OF BILLBOARD'S DIGITAL SONGS CHART SINCE MICHAEL JACKSON NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The year's most anticipated album and ARIANA GRANDE's sophomore effort, My Everything [Republic Records], will be available August 25(th) and has already topped the charts with four #1 singles on the iTunes Overall Top Songs Chart. Among those number ones are her multi-platinum, record-setting smash "Problem" [featuring Iggy Azalea],...

2014-08-21 12:26:23

The Biggest Loser Resort Chicago to Open September 6 and The Biggest Loser Resort at The Villas of Amelia Island Plantation in Jacksonville, Florida to Open October 18 SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the continued success of two existing locations in Malibu, CA and Niagara, NY, The Biggest Loser Resort announces the openings of two new state-of-the-art locations this fall. The Biggest Loser Resort Chicago will open September 6 in the Hilton Indian Lakes...

2014-08-18 23:01:38

Parkulture co-founder Jared “JJ” Woods, who earned the top time in the regional finals, will now face one of the toughest obstacle courses known to man in Las Vegas along with competitors from all five regions. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Parkulture co-founder, professional stuntman and parkour instructor, Jared “JJ” Woods, will be competing in the Las Vegas finals of NBC’s highest rated primetime extreme sports competition show, American Ninja Warrior. The show will...

2014-08-14 08:25:35

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, has signed a multi-year agreement with the NBC Owned Television Stations in Los Angeles (KNBC), Dallas-Fort Worth (KXAS), and Miami-Fort Lauderdale (WTVJ). These stations will utilize Rentrak's massive and passive measurement system, including Rentrak's single-source automotive and political segmentations, to sell the value of their audiences and inventory...

2014-08-01 16:23:01

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Project Acheron," an adrenaline-filled, one-hour special featuring world-class athletes testing their limits in the wilds of Patagonia for nine grueling days, is set to air on Sunday, August 3rd at 3pm ET/12pm PST on NBC. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132710 Four elite athletes cross the proverbial river of pain to undergo transformation in a way no cross-training program has ever done before. The athletes -...

2014-07-31 23:05:29

Addiction referral service Live To Be Sober has entered into a sponsorship partnership with Jared Blake: country music’s bad boy, gone good. As part of the sponsorship, Blake has created an intimate acoustic break within his high-energy show, where he sits alone on stage and talks to audiences about his personal struggles and winning back his life. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Live To Be Sober, a no-cost 24/7 confidential referral service where trained counselors provide guidance, advice and...

2014-07-17 16:24:04

Will Highlight New Features Including Interactive Map SAN DIEGO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an exciting partnership, Comic-Con International (Comic-Con) is proud to announce that it has teamed with NBC Entertainment on the brand new, OFFICIAL Comic-Con App. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140717/128376 This entirely redesigned app will enhance the user's experience with new features such as an interactive exhibit hall map, live updated schedules where events...

2014-07-09 23:04:59

A&A Packaging comments on the ambiguity surrounding the future of the recreational marijuana market in Washington and what skeptics are calling “pot’s new bureaucracy”. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 According to NBC News, as Washington officials organize the roll out of legal medical marijuana in the Evergreen state, many marijuana businesses are being left behind due to slow processing in the emerging legal market. Many skeptics, such as Washington State Liquor Control...

2014-07-08 08:24:49

NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Sheep, the multi-channel online video network, is launching a classical boxing-centered site targeted for millennial males - TheUpperCut.tv [http://www.theuppercut.tv ]. Developed with "One Three Media" (a Hearst/Mark Burnett Company), the TheUppercut.tv presents a primetime TV show starring Sylvester Stallone and Sugar Ray Leonard. The site also showcases classic videos of legendary boxing champions and fights....

2014-07-02 23:12:01

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on the anthrax scare at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 In June, over 80 Atlanta-based workers for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) were potentially exposed to anthrax. A highly secure lab accidentally sent a batch of live anthrax to a less-secure laboratory that was not equipped to handle the live...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.