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2009-04-21 07:00:00

Analyst: Will Be 'As Necessary to Financial Trading Operations as Reuters and Dow Jones' ATLANTA, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Psydex, a provider of services that search and analyze the world's news sources in real time, has received $3.5 million in funding. Psydex is using the investment to launch Psyng(TM), a news service portal that scours newswires, Internet feeds, TV closed captions, blogs and other sources of "chatter". Far more than a news aggregator or traditional search service such...

2009-04-06 11:42:00

Western Region White House Forum on Health Reform Los Angeles, California April 6, 2009 SAN FRANCISCO, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Bruce Bodaken Chairman & CEO, Blue Shield of California: Our healthcare system is in desperate need of reform. With nearly 50 million Americans uninsured and skyrocketing costs that are bankrupting individuals, businesses and governments, the status quo is not an option. In President Obama's February 24th speech to...

2009-03-04 15:15:00

MIDLAND, Texas, March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) announced today that its management will be presenting at the Raymond James & Associates 30th Annual Institutional Investors Conference to be held in Orlando, Florida on March 9 - 11, 2009. Ken Huseman, President and Chief Executive Officer is scheduled to present on Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 11:35 a.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be broadcast live online in the Investor Relations...

2009-02-24 21:19:00

CHARLES TOWN, W. Va., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Med Tech, Inc. (Pink Sheets: RBRM) today announced that their CEO, Executive VP and International Marketing Manager have returned from a mysterious "fact finding" visit to an as yet unnamed suitor. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061128/REBUILDERLOGO) "We discussed first and foremost adapting certain of our diabetic personal hygiene product line that utilizes proprietary silver to enable them to put these products...

2008-12-22 11:29:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a transcript of an interview of Vice President Cheney by Chris Wallace, Fox News: Vice President's Ceremonial Office Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building December 19, 2008 11:42 A.M. EST Q Mr. Vice President, welcome back to FOX News Sunday. THE VICE PRESIDENT: It's good to be back, Chris. Q The President has announced a $13 billion short-term loan to the U.S. automakers without binding conditions on the...

2008-10-24 15:00:21

Hyperdynamics Corporation's (AMEX:HDY) Chief Executive Officer writes to shareholders as follows: To our Shareholders: The most positive way to look at our current situation and potential is to realize that during the current time of a retracting volatile stock market and oil prices, the work we have accomplished in the last year has greatly enhanced the value of our unique asset offshore Guinea. That value is growing dramatically regardless of the current market conditions....

2008-10-11 03:00:05

By Paterson, Kimberly It's difficult, not impossible How many times have you tried to change a behavior-either your own or someone else's? Things go well for a week or two and then the old patterns of behavior take over again. No matter how important or desired the change may be, it just doesn't seem to happen. You're not alone. In my experience coaching agents and insurance executives, creating positive, lasting change is one of the top three areas people want to work on. Understanding...

2008-10-10 18:00:09

By BILL OLDFIELD IWAS in a restaurant the other day with some colleagues, far away in a foreign land, where, at the next table, two young children were kicking up a fuss, making a noise and generally ruining things for the rest of us. Who did they think they were? We were paying good money to sit in an adult environment and enjoy good adult time. It didn't need spoiling by a couple of ill- brought up children who didn't know any better. But it turned out all right because the...

2008-10-08 18:00:09

By Kanesha Fuller As a teenager I am aware of the hot topics in everyday conversations of myself and my peers. It seems as though all the modern-day glitches and complications rob us of our youth, and one in particular is the calamities and catastrophes of alcohol. It seems as though it is an indestructible issue, something that cannot be destroyed nor confronted, the latter issue contributing to the first. Due to the drastically growing number of lives affected by alcohol, many...

2008-10-02 03:00:18

By Latona, Valerie We complain about how much we eat-and the weight we've gained as a result-but we forget: Food does do a body good. "With women busier than ever, eating has been relegated to the role of an annoying necessity or escape from reality." The last rime I truly savored a meal, its tastes and textures, was...well, I really can't remember when, to be completely honest. My meals are always rushed: raced through at home to quickly pacify the needs of my 4-year-old and baby; always...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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