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2010-06-11 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- MovieTickets.com, the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing, today announces the sponsorship of professional BMXer Mike Spinner. As part of the agreement Spinner will sport the MovieTickets.com logo on his gear and support the new relationship throughout his social media platforms. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100430/MOVIETICKETSLOGO ) "We're eager to continue our connection with action sports and to support Spinner through this...

2010-05-03 13:55:00

A simple salad spinner will save lives this summer, if everything goes as planned by two Rice University undergraduates. The spinner has been turned, so to speak, into a rudimentary centrifuge that medical clinics in developing countries can use to separate blood without electricity. Rice sophomore Lila Kerr and freshman Lauren Theis will take their 'Sally Centrifuge' abroad for nearly two months this summer as part of Beyond Traditional Borders (BTB), Rice's global health initiative that...

2009-09-15 13:34:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- In addition to brushing up on reading, writing and arithmetic, students getting ready to go back to school should also practice pen spinning. Pentel of America is pleased to announce the "R.S.V.P. Spin It To Win It" contest to kickoff Back To School 2009. Pentel recently launched a website dedicated to pen spinning and the contest at www.spinthepen.com. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...