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2014-06-17 23:15:36

New York personal injury lawyer David Perecman urges workers who perform their jobs in or near elevator shafts to be extra careful following an accident in Sunnyside, Queens in which contractor died when he fell five stories down an elevator shaft. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 A contractor died when he fell five stories down an elevator shaft in Queens. According to NBC News (6.5.14), the 45-year-old man’s harness apparently malfunctioned and he plummeted down the shaft....

2014-06-04 16:24:13

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Miss Universe Organization announces Latin pop band Camila will join the musical lineup for the 63(rd) annual MISS USA® Competition on Sunday, June 8 (8-11 p.m. ET) from The Baton Rouge River Center in Baton Rouge, La. Immediately following the international release of their new album, ELYPSE, the band will take the MISS USA stage for their first official public performance since the record's launch on Tuesday, June 3. Camila's set will be added...

2014-05-28 16:24:12

GIULIANA RANCIC ("E! NEWS") AND THOMAS ROBERTS (MSNBC'S "WAY TOO EARLY") TO HOST SHOW WITH NEW THREE-HOUR FORMAT NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today that Florida Georgia Line, with special guest Nelly, and Marc Broussard will perform during the 63(rd) annual MISS USA® Competition airing Sunday, June 8 (8-11 p.m. ET) from The Baton Rouge River Center in Baton Rouge, La. Giuliana Rancic...

california wildfires
2014-05-16 09:15:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online UPDATE: May 16, 2014 (9:15AM CDT) The ongoing California wildfires have apparently claimed their first victim, as firefighters discovered a badly burned body in a transient encampment in Carlsbad, city officials confirmed on Friday. According to Erik Ortiz and Erin McClam of NBC News, the body was found in the area of Ambrosia and Calliandra. The individual has not yet been identified, and officials said that there were no...

2014-05-12 23:04:30

EggBanxx.com, FertilityAuthority’s network of elite fertility doctors specializing in egg freezing, was featured on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams Friday evening. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 On the segment titled, “Delaying Pregnancy Becomes New Normal”, anchor Brian Williams said, “Women are waiting longer to have children if they can afford to” and cited that in the last decade, there’s been a 35% increase among women [ages 40-44] having children for the first...

2014-05-08 08:27:49

ATLANTA, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray," "we," "us" or "our") (NYSE: GTN) today announced results from operations for the three month period ended March 31, 2014 ("first quarter of 2014"), including increased revenues, net income and broadcast cash flows (a non-GAAP measure) as compared to the three month period ended March 31, 2013 ("first quarter of 2013"). Highlights: For the first quarters of 2014 and 2013, our revenue, broadcast expense and corporate and...

2014-05-07 16:29:47

ATLANTA, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it has agreed to acquire three network-affiliated television stations in Montana for approximately $2,000,000. Gray has reached an agreement with Intermountain West Communications Company ("IMW") for Gray to acquire KTVH, the NBC affiliate for the Helena, Montana, television market, and KBGF, the NBC affiliate for the Great Falls, Montana, television market....

2014-04-30 20:23:02

Law and Order SVU Receives the Most "Save" Votes McLEAN, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The results are in for USA TODAY's 2014 Save Our Shows survey and NBC's Law and Order SVU is the show that viewers want to save the most. The Save Our Shows survey invited fans to vote on which endangered sitcoms and dramas deserved new seasons. Voting took place April 3rd through 23rd and today fans' voices are heard at saveourshows.usatoday.com....

2014-04-23 16:25:22

San Francisco businesswoman and philanthropist spotlights California's leading newsmakers SAN JOSE, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC Bay Area today announced that Janet Reilly will be the host of The Mix, a monthly news magazine show premiering this Saturday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. The Mix will deliver an in-depth look at the Bay Area's biggest stories and will feature interviews with a variety of California's leading newsmakers - from actors, athletes, and CEO's to...

2014-04-22 23:00:35

Julia Roberts, Will Estes, Allison Janney, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson, “Elementary,” “Blue Bloods,” “Parenthood,” “Scandal,” Nurse Jackie,” and the cast of “Call Me Crazy” among top awards. Los Angeles (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC) announced the winners for the 18th Annual PRISM Awards tonight at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles. The PRISM Awards honor TV, movie, music, online, and comic book entertainment that...


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drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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