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2010-05-05 10:47:00

MIAMI, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Founder of GameStreamer, Inc., Timothy M. Roberts, resigned as CEO and Director while Terrance F.

2010-01-25 10:33:00

Thursday, February 11, 2010 NEW YORK, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On February 11, 2010, the Temple of Understanding will host an evening with Terrence Roberts, one of the "Little Rock Nine," the group of African-American students that desegregated Little Rock High School. Dr.

2009-11-18 17:58:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, Dave Roberts told his television family that he's ready to watch TV, rather than be on it. After 56 years in the business, and 31 memorable years at WPVI, the legendary broadcaster will retire in December.

2009-10-05 09:25:04

Sunday's matinee performance of the Broadway production of The Royal Family was halted when actor Tony Roberts fell ill, show representatives said. Theatergoers told the New York Post Roberts, 69, began speaking incoherently shortly after making his entrance in the stage comedy, prompting some to speculate he had suffered a stroke. He looked fine and moved around fine, but he was speaking nothing but gibberish for about a minute, audience member Roger Lorente told the Post.

2009-09-02 23:21:57

A British prison inmate serving a life sentence for double murder won the right to have the country's National Health Service remove his birthmark.

2009-08-30 21:38:03

Loren Roberts shot a 7-under-par 65 and won the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic at Snoqualmie, Wash., Sunday by a stroke over Mark O'Meara. Roberts birdied the last two holes to finish at 18-under 198. O'Meara closed with a 64 for 199 and Dan Forsman (66) and Bernhard Langer (67) were another three

2009-08-29 21:31:04

Loren Roberts and Mark McNulty each fired 7-under 65s Saturday to move into a share of the lead after 36 holes of the senior Boeing Classic. Roberts, who won his second Senior British Open title earlier this year, and McNulty completed two rounds at 11-under 133, one stroke off the tournament's 36-hole scoring record. First-round leader Mark O'Meara (69) dropped into a share of third with Bernhard Langer (66) at 135.

2009-08-18 17:25:14

A Welsh diver said he discovered a pocket watch that sank with a ship 128 years ago and tracked down the family of its original owner. Rich Hughes said he was diving near a wreck off the Welsh coast when he discovered a silver pocket watch engraved with the words Richard Prichard 1866 Abersoch North

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2009-08-18 19:09:24

Film star Julia Roberts is heading to Rome this week to work on the upcoming big-screen adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir Eat, Pray, Love, ANSA said. Roberts, who has acted on-screen only sporadically in recent years because she wanted to stay home with her three young children, is best known for her roles in the romantic comedies Pretty Woman and My Best Friend's Wedding.

2009-07-07 06:50:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Knoxville-based Spruz, Inc.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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