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2014-01-05 23:02:58

The Arizona distracted driving lawyer at the Law Offices of William Penn weighs in on a study that concludes texting while driving is six times more dangerous than drunk driving. Kingman, AZ (PRWEB) January 05, 2014 Commenting on a recent news report stating that texting while driving is six times more dangerous than drunk driving, Arizona personal injury lawyer William Penn of the Law Offices of William Penn said he was not all that surprised to read the findings and he often sees cases...

Obama Administration Expected To Announce Space-Arms Initiative
2012-01-17 13:59:17

Washington insiders say that the White House plans to launch a new international space arms-control initiative that critics in the Pentagon and State Department have alleged will hamper America´s military activities in space. According to the Washington Times, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to make an official announcement about the initiative this week, perhaps as early as today. The initiative will be modeled after parts of a European Union draft code for space...

2011-04-04 11:23:00

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington Times has announced that it has named Williams Whittle advertising agency as its advertising and creative agency of record. Williams Whittle's first project is to promote the expanded Washington Times print edition in a major re-launch which began March 21st. The first campaign that Williams Whittle has created for the Times tells the story of the restoration of The Washington Times starting on March 21st that will once again include...

2011-03-21 15:03:00

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Times announced today that it will add Sports, Metro news, business and entertainment sections back to the newspaper beginning Monday, March 21. The newspaper also will begin full scale home delivery throughout the District of Columbia and Maryland and Virginia suburbs of Washington. The newspaper will now be available on home delivered basis from Annapolis throughout the metropolitan region to Loudoun County. Along with a new...

2011-03-20 23:53:00

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --The Washington Times introduces a newly expanded edition today, March 21, 2011, that restores coverage in sports, local news and the arts, in a new design that showcases the newspaper's signature content, photography and commentary. As part of the expansion, regional home delivery has also been reinstated. "We have learned a great deal in our history of nearly 30 years as a news organization. The Washington Times will stay a reliable voice in...

2011-02-14 13:32:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Times announced the appointment of Michael J. Harris as sports editor for the paper and washingtontimes.com. He will guide the development and return of The Washington Times' highly acclaimed sports section. Harris was previously sports editor at The Richmond News Leader and The Richmond Times-Dispatch. He also served as an editor at cbssports.com and AOL FanHouse. "Our goal is to make sports in The Washington Times...

2011-02-13 21:46:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rep. Ron Paul, Texas Republican, won the 2011 The Washington Times/CPAC Straw Poll of 3,742 activists, the chairman of the Conservative Political Action Conference, the huge annual gathering of conservatives, announced Saturday. The presidential preference poll, sponsored this year for the first time by The Washington Times, is seen as one of the earliest tests of grassroots popularity among the party's dominant conservative wing, and Mr. Paul, who...

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.