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2010-05-26 08:00:00

CHICAGO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropicana Trop50 teams up with E! News host and fashion expert Giuliana Rancic to share 50 tips for looking and feeling great this summer. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/tropicana/43849/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100526/MM08790 ) "I'm turning up the heat on summer style and fun," said Rancic. "Trop50's new bold flavors, Pomegranate Blueberry and Pineapple...

2010-04-19 10:11:00

NEW YORK, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambridge Who's Who®, the leading professional branding and networking organization, is proud to announce that it has named Donald Trump Jr. - successful corporate figure, public speaker and real estate authority - as the company's Executive Director of Global Branding and Networking. Trump Jr., Executive Vice President of Development and Acquisitions of The Trump Organization, will act as a high-level advisor and professional mentor...

2009-09-17 23:01:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, Leona Lewis and Jordin Sparks brought "VH1 Divas" back with full force after a four-year hiatus, with a live telecast on Thursday, September 17 at 9pm* from the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in Brooklyn, New York. This was the first time ever that this group of fresh and talented female singers performed together on one stage. The evening also featured a star-studded roster of guest performers,...

2009-09-10 18:54:10

Randy Jackson says he is excited to have Ellen DeGeneres joining the American Idol judges' panel this season. Fox announced Wednesday DeGeneres would be Paula Abdul's permanent replacement on the show, joining Jackson, Simon Cowell and Kara DioGuardi on the panel that sits in judgment of would-be singing stars. Abdul and the show's producers reportedly couldn't agree on the terms of a new contract. Yo baby! You know we got love, Jackson told TV's Extra, adding he is so happy about DeGeneres...

2009-08-21 13:35:18

Survivor winner Richard Hatch was sent back to a Massachusetts jail this week after he gave several interviews without permission, his attorney said. Hatch was convicted of tax evasion in 2006. He was imprisoned until several months ago and then permitted to serve out the remainder of his confinement at his Newport, R.I., home until the sentence ends in October. The reality television personality was remanded to Barnstable County Correctional Facility in Bourne, Mass., this week, but his...

2009-08-09 10:39:00

ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson says he is open to adding singer-choreographer Paula Abdul to Dancing with the Stars. McPherson said Saturday that Abdul, who recently ended her American Idol judging duties amid a contract dispute, would be a welcome addition to Dancing as a judge or participant, People.com reported. Absolutely. I would love that, McPherson said at the Television Critics Association summer press tour in Pasadena, Calif. I was a little stunned by the decision, and...

2009-07-29 12:50:00

PASADENA, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- How do some folks go from mowing lawns to living in lavish mansions? Or from scrubbing toilets to collecting Bentleys? The economy may be in the tank but, like it or not, there are still millionaires out there - and these men (and women!) didn't all get rich by stealing your money! For years the notoriously uncensored Joan Rivers asked her signature questions "Can we talk?" and "Who are you wearing? Now Rivers is coming to TV Land to ask her...

2009-03-27 09:10:39

Oil rig worker Michael Sarver became the latest contestant eliminated from this season of American Idol Thursday night. The 27-year-old Texan left the show after singing a reprise of Ain't Too Proud to Beg, the song he performed Wednesday night. Thursday's show also included an appearance by former Idol winner Ruben Studdard, who sang a new song called Together. Joss Stone and Smokey Robinson also sang a duet and Stevie Wonder performed a medley of his hits, People.com said.

2009-03-15 09:51:52

Celebrity U.S. developer Donald Trump owes millions of dollars to investors in a failed bid to build a hotel-resort in Mexico, a lawsuit alleges. Dozens of investors sued Trump late last week, claiming they poured $32 million into his plans for the Trump Ocean Club Resort in Baja California but now have been told they won't get a penny back, CBS News reported Sunday. How could you go wrong? You are investing in a multimillionaire who has proven himself in many real estate ventures, said...

2009-03-10 16:01:27

Olympic ice skater Scott Hamilton was the second competitor fired from the U.S. reality series The Celebrity Apprentice this season. Hamilton was ousted this week after the men's team lost their challenge for the second week in a row. Comedian/actor Andrew Dice Clay was the first contestant fired this season. In the episode slated to air March 15, the remaining 14 contestants prepare for their next challenge -- to design a bridal store and sell 125 wedding dresses. One team almost falls apart...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'