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2009-06-17 13:25:00

  Partner CCMP Capital Plans to Maintain Business as a Going Concern   All Stores Open and Serving Customers   Secures DIP Financing Commitment of $100 Million To Support Ongoing Business Needs   SEATTLE, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eddie Bauer Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: EBHI) ("the Company") today announced that it has voluntarily initiated proceedings under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware and under the Companies'...

2009-03-04 05:00:00

Former Spiegel vice president of ecommerce brings a wealth of multichannel marketing experience to Experian CheetahMail's leading client roster NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Experian(R) CheetahMail(R), a global leader in providing email marketing and customer intelligence technologies, today announced the appointment of Yun-Hui Chong as vice president of Strategic Services. Chong, most recently vice president of ecommerce for Spiegel Brands, will lead the Strategic Services group,...

2009-02-05 04:06:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you are walking into a room filled with strangers or talking with a challenging person, author and award-winning speaker Jill Spiegel shows you how to connect with anyone in her new book, "Jill Spiegel's How To Talk To Anyone About Anything! The Secrets to Connecting." (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090205/NYFNSE01) "There are simple, effective ways to create meaningful conversations and inspire trust. I'll show you how...

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2009-01-19 13:26:40

U.S. actor Keanu Reeves has signed on to star in a live-action movie based on the Japanese anime TV series, Cowboy Bebop, Variety.com reported. The project will reunite Reeves with Twentieth Century Fox, the studio that made his recent sci-fi flick, The Day the Earth Stood Still. In Bebop, Reeves will play Spike Spiegel, one of a group of bounty hunters traveling through space in 2071 on their spaceship named Bebop, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Reeves previously starred in...

2008-10-03 12:00:12

Text of report by independent German Spiegel Online website on 1 October [Interview with German Environment Minister Sigmar Gabriel by Dietmar Hawranek and Christian Schwaegerl; place and date not given: "They Shouldn't Act As if their Primary Concern Were Climate Protection"] Last week the Environment Committee of the European Parliament agreed to support a sharp measure: Beginning in 2012, and not in 2015, as originally envisioned, average CO2 emissions from new cars will be capped at...

2008-09-18 12:00:19

Text of report in English by independent German Spiegel Online website on 17 September [Report by "The Editors": "SPIEGEL ONLINE Launches Partnership With NRC.NL"] As part of an effort to establish a network of English Web sites from Europe's leading high-quality journalism brands, SPIEGEL ONLINE has launched a partnership with NRC Handelsblad in The Netherlands. SPIEGEL ONLINE International this week launched an editorial partnership with NRC.nl/international, the English-language Web...

2008-08-27 15:00:48

MUSIC from Richmond, Virginia, soundtracked the Bank of Scotland Herald Angel awards at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre on Saturday as the Fringe entered its final weekend. Special Ed and the Shortbus have been one of the sensations of the festival at the Spiegel Garden, and the band's performance of the song Paperchase gave this week's other winners and our guests a flavour of their contemporary take on bluegrass music. A range of Fringe venues were presented with Angels by the artistic...

2006-10-31 15:00:52

Goldsmith Agio Helms is pleased to announce the sale of its client, Haband Company, Inc., to Catalog Holdings, a Golden Gate Capital portfolio company. Catalog Holdings is one of the largest direct apparel retailers in the nation and with revenues in excess of $1 billion. Haband was founded in 1925 by M. Habernickel Jr. as "The Necktie Supermarket" and has been owned and operated by the Habernickel family ever since. The Company offers apparel to value-conscious men and women in every...

2006-05-28 10:20:22

By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told Germans they should no longer allow themselves to be held prisoner by a sense of guilt over the Holocaust and reiterated doubts that the Holocaust even happened. In an interview with Germany's Der Spiegel magazine, Ahmadinejad said he doubted Germans were allowed to write "the truth" about the Holocaust and said he was still considering traveling to Germany for the World Cup soccer tournament. "I believe...

2006-05-28 05:42:23

By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said an "active worldwide network of Zionists" was trying to prevent his possible trip to Germany for the World Cup and expressed new doubts over whether the Holocaust happened. In an interview with Der Spiegel magazine, Ahmadinejad also said he doubted Germans were allowed to write "the truth" about the Holocaust and said if Nazi murder of European Jews really happened, Jews should be moved from Israel back...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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