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2008-08-14 18:00:19

REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- According to Nielsen Online, the MSNBC Digital Network (msnbc.com) is once again the number one Current Events and Global News site, attracting more than 37.5 million unique visitors in July.

2008-07-28 15:00:00

REDMOND, Wash. and NEW YORK, July 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Msnbc.com, the leader in online news,* officially opened its interactive digital cafe today at the NBC Experience Store in New York's Rockefeller Center.

2008-06-25 00:10:00

Six years after its start, Google News appears to be stuck in neutral and struggling to keep up with rivals.

2008-06-24 06:02:24

By Miguel Helft The death of Tim Russert of NBC News this month quickly became a top story on the biggest U.S. news sites. The front page of Google News took about an hour to catch up.

2008-06-17 00:00:00

The Associated Press, one of the largest news organizations in the United States, said that it would, for the first time, attempt to define clear standards for how much of its articles and broadcasts bloggers and Web sites could excerpt without infringing on The AP's copyright.

2006-05-17 00:45:27

By Carly Mayberry LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - As a backpack journalist traveling solo across the world in dangerous regions, Kevin Sites' load just got a little lighter. Not that the 60 pounds of digital equipment he totes on his back has lessened any.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.