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2014-08-12 23:04:55

Wireless In-Goal Camera/transmitter and Receiver System Used to Capture and Broadcast Live Video of the Goal Line for Officiating and Instant Replay Verification Irvine, California (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 VidOvation, a leading manufacturer of video and data communication systems to the broadcast television, sports, corporate audio-visual, and government markets, announced today that Russia's Supreme Hockey League (VHL) has purchased its In-Net GoalView GoalCam system for the Arena...

2014-08-05 12:26:25

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 6, under license from Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), Merriam-Webster, America's leading language reference publisher, will release the Fifth Edition of The Official SCRABBLE Players Dictionary, marking the dictionary's first major update in nearly a decade. More than 5,000 new words will be added to the dictionary making them officially playable in the game, including GEOCACHE, a word chosen by fans in the SCRABBLE Word Showdown...

2014-07-31 08:22:57

OTTAWA, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post recognizes Canada's contribution to the evolution of country music with a series of five new stamps featuring some of the country's most renowned artists. The new stamps feature Tommy Hunter, k.d. lang, Renée Martel, Hank Snow and Shania Twain - 5 of the most unique voices in Canada's country music history. "The music of these artists holds a special place for so many Canadians, and these stamps are likely to stir memories of those...

2014-07-24 16:20:44

Official Cruise Line Of 'America's Team' To Bring More Fun To Home Games MIAMI, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Cruise Lines, Texas' largest cruise operator, today announced an exclusive, multi-year partnership with the Dallas Cowboys, making Carnival the Official Cruise Line of the legendary NFL franchise and expanding the cruise operator's already wide-ranging commitment to the Texas market. Carnival, which will homeport a third year-round ship in Galveston next year, will...

2014-07-23 16:24:00

Watertown resident's hot dog creation to be sold at Fenway Park beginning July 28 CHELSEA, Mass., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate National Hot Dog Day, Kayem, the Official Frank and Sausage of the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park today crowned "Greenville Southern Drive Dog" the winner of its second annual Create The Next Fenway Frank contest. Created by Peter Anastasi of Watertown, MA, the newest Fenway Frank features a deliciously grilled Kayem Fenway Frank, topped with...

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...

2014-06-26 23:07:55

Official Ground Zero Photographer Gary Suson Tires of What He Considers to be 'Misinformation' Being Printed in New York Post New York, New York (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Only two weeks after being presented with accurate donation numbers in a press release indicating that the New York Post reported gross miscalculations about the Ground Zero Museum Workshop's charitable donations, Post reporter Susan Edelman ran what the Museum feels is another misleading story - this time on...

2014-06-26 12:32:04

Unique VIP Experience Program Available for UFC 175 and Beyond LAS VEGAS, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- QuintEvents has partnered with the Ultimate Fighting Championship(® )(UFC(®)) to launch a new interactive website -- www.UFCVIPExperience.com - to accommodate public demand for specialty access to select UFC events around the globe. The UFC VIP Experience program and website are part of a partnership between UFC and QuintEvents, the industry-leading hospitality,...

2014-06-26 08:25:23

Coinciding with the 30th Anniversary Reissue of "Legend," the new 'One Love' video will appear on the official Bob Marley YouTube page, BobMarley.com and Ben & Jerry's Web site LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tongal, the leading global platform for creative content development, today announced a new project with Ben & Jerry's and Tuff Gong International to create a brand-new music video for Bob Marley's classic track, 'One Love.' The project celebrates 30 years of...

2014-06-19 12:29:38

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, June 19, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is proud that its work is being recognized through the Public Service Awards of Excellence. CRTC employees will be honoured at a ceremony this fall for their creative and innovative work in the areas of Official Languages, Employment Equity and Diversity, and Policy. CRTC employees will receive an award in the Official Languages category for the high degree to which the use of...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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