Latest Teresa Stories

2013-01-30 23:00:09

Santoni Investigations, a full service investigation and background check firm, supports, Casa Teresa, a local non-profit organization that saves lives by providing a temporary home and on-going support for pregnant women 18 years of age and older who are alone. Life skills and education programs prepare these women to make loving and informed decisions for themselves and their babies. Orange County, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 Santoni Investigations has reflected on the successful cases...

2010-11-29 08:20:00

CYPRESS, Calif., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The holiday season conjures many sensations in our minds such as the smell of fresh pumpkin pie and roast turkey, the warmth of fires and hot apple cider, and the love of family and friends. There are so many gifts to shop for, events to plan, vacations to enjoy, and hopefully relaxation to reap the benefits of on all of our calendars. Yet as we fight traffic to ensure the perfect memories this season, we are so engulfed by the hustle and...

2010-04-05 07:49:32

Mothers win the genetic tug of war by producing more sons with larger fathers and more daughters with smaller fathers "Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies." Mother Teresa's words echo throughout the world. They ring particularly true in the biological kingdom among brown anole lizards, as evidenced in research detailed in the April 2 edition of the journal Science. Dartmouth researchers Ryan Calsbeek and Bob Cox study male and female brown anole lizards...

2010-03-31 06:40:00

SEATTLE, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the National Hemophilia Foundation, about 1 in every 5,000 boys are born with hemophilia, a bleeding disorder that prevents the blood from clotting properly. There are approximately 400,000 people worldwide who are affected with this and nearly 70% of these people do not have access to treatment. Typically thought of as a "boy's disease," girls are rarely affected by this genetic condition. So what is a girl to do when she is diagnosed with a...

2009-05-06 19:49:35

Madame Tussauds Hong Kong has marked the 14th anniversary of Teresa Teng's death by dressing the singer's wax figure in a new cheongsam. Chang-fu Teng, Teresa's brother, and models dressed in her signature style, were at Madame Tussauds for Wednesday's unveiling of the well-known Teresa statue in its new costume -- a spectacular white sequin frock with pink butterflies, which was based on the original cheongsam Teresa wore during her 1977 concert tour of Japan. We are honored to be able to...

2008-09-09 12:00:22

Barbie(TM) stars in her first-ever "best friends" movie, "Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle," an inspiring, original musical fairytale that will touch the hearts and minds of girls worldwide while casting Barbie(TM) alongside her best friend co-star Teresa(TM). The CGI animated, full-length, made-for-DVD movie was released today by Universal Studios Home Entertainment on the heels of the September 2nd CD release of the "Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle" CD soundtrack, featuring...

2005-07-31 09:52:36

By Krittivas Mukherjee NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A charity founded by Mother Teresa said on Sunday disabled children at one of its homes in India were restrained for their own safety, after a British television reporter filmed children tied to their beds. Britain's Five News, in a program to be broadcast on Monday, said it had uncovered "serious shortcomings" at a care center run by the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta. It secretly filmed many of the 59 children -- aged six months to 12...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.