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2011-05-08 13:18:00

PITTSBURGH, May 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure® attracted more than 30,000 participants, including approximately 2,500 breast cancer survivors. The winners of today's Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure 5K are as follows: 1st Place Overall Winners Male: Paul Tristle; Pittsburgh, Pa.; 15:49 Female: Michelle Corkum; McMurray, Pa.; 18:13 2nd Place Overall Winner Male: Marco Dozzi; Pittsburgh, Pa.; 15:58 Female: Anna Beck;...

2011-05-01 00:08:18

Sierra Tucson's staff, internationally recognized for their compassionate care and clinical excellence, joins the community to support NAMIWalks and Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) April 29, 2011 The staff of Sierra Tucson, a premier treatment center and psychiatric hospital committed to helping people recover from addictions, mental/behavioral disorders, and chronic pain, demonstrated their compassion and joined the community to raise funds and awareness for two...

2011-04-23 00:00:31

Columbus local band, Soul Kitch'n, along with lead vocalist and breast cancer survivor Victoria Bordner, plan for the 2nd annual Concert for the Cure. Proceeds from this local concert event benefit the 2011 Komen Columbus Race for the Cure. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) April 22, 2011 The 2nd annual Soul Kitch'n Presents Concert for the Cure will be held on Friday, April 29, 2011 from 7:00pm "“ 11:30pm in The Grand Valley Dale Ballroom, Columbus, Ohio. Back by popular demand, this local...

2011-04-08 00:00:28

Program Includes Social Media and Volunteer Training Enhancements New York, NY (PRWEB) April 7, 2011 Together with Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, PowerPact announces enhancements to Komen for the Cure's breast health education program, I AM THE CURE.®, for the 2011/2012 season. These include new volunteer recruitment and training tools, refined breast self-awareness messaging and use of social media. I AM THE CURE.®, which was created in partnership with PowerPact, is an award...

2011-03-08 17:27:00

BURBANK, Calif., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Women's International Film Festival will open Friday, March 25 at Laemmle's Sunset 5 in Hollywood with Pink Skies, a documentary feature directed by Gulcin Gilbert. Presented by Wells Fargo, the screening will begin at seven o'clock followed by a conversation with the filmmakers and a reception at The Libertine. Proceeds from the screening will be donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure LA County. About Los Angeles Women's...

2011-03-07 07:31:00

AIRPORT CITY, Israel and CHICAGO, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SODA) today announced a new partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the global leader of the breast cancer movement. SodaStream is introducing a Limited Edition Pink Fizz soda maker and will donate 5% of the retail sales price for each Limited Edition Pink Fizz sold from October 1, 2011 through December 31, 2012, in support of Komen for the Cure and its promise...

2011-03-07 00:00:27

Bottled water delivery company to donate $700,000 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure in the next five years. Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 06, 2011 DS Waters® (water.com), a bottled water delivery company, strengthened its partnership with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® during 2010 and is pleased to present a contribution of $100,000 to help discover and deliver the cures to breast cancer. Representatives from DS Waters' brands deliver pink all year long, not only in the month of...

2011-03-02 13:02:00

LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT ---- 15th Annual Susan G. Komen LA County Race for the Cure(R) This year's Race is expected to raise $1.5 million. The funds will be used to provide both the medically underserved and uninsured populations in Los Angeles County with screening, diagnostic tests and treatments for breast cancer. This flagship fundraising event will also celebrate breast cancer survivorship and honor those who have...

2011-02-24 00:00:44

Pacific Northwest Karate Center announces a Zumba Fitness charity event to benefit the Susan G. Komen 3 Days for the Cure Fight Breast Cancer on February 26th, 2011 in Bellingham, Washington. Bellingham, Wash. (PRWEB) February 23, 2011 Pacific Northwest Karate Center, a provider of martial arts and fitness training to include Zumba Fitness announces a special event to benefit the Susan G. Komen 3 Day for the Cure, a foundation that supports breast cancer research. The event will be held on...

2011-02-21 07:15:00

Sponsors, Teams, Participants and Volunteers can Sign Up Now! DETROIT, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over the past 19 years, millions of people have gathered in metropolitan Detroit to celebrate progress, honor the memory of a loved one, raise awareness and support those affected by breast cancer. The 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure®, locally presented by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, will take place Saturday, May 21, at Comerica Park....


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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.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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