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2011-02-23 09:54:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Network announced today the 12 honorees for the 3rd annual Character Approved Awards, in recognition of their innovation and cultural contributions.

2010-10-06 10:25:00


2010-04-19 09:44:00

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Revere America, an organization dedicated to advancing common sense public policies rooted in freedom and free markets, issued the following statement today regarding MSNBC's rejection of its new TV ad. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100414/DC86633 ) The ad, which can be seen at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YvuyE6gjKQ is running on other national news networks and in select local markets across the country. Revere America...

2009-01-12 21:00:00

President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration will be screened live in 27 US theaters, MSNBC said Monday.

2008-12-20 13:08:55

MSNBC President Phil Griffin says he hopes former Hardball host Chris Matthews will stay with the U.S. TV network to host the political series. Griffin said while Matthews has been rumored to be considering a possible U.S.

2008-09-12 03:00:13

HERE'S some "Breaking News" from MSNBC: The cable news channel has dumped two of its high-profile yakkers - Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews - from the anchor seats of its political coverage. David Gregory, a legitimate news broadcaster, will lead the political coverage going forward.

2008-07-02 09:00:00

MSNBC is a player in the cable news competition in a way it hasn't been before.

2006-06-13 00:03:50

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - NBC News reached in front of the camera on Monday to pick chief legal correspondent and anchor Dan Abrams as the new chief of MSNBC, replacing recently departed MSNBC president Rick Kaplan.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.