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2007-05-01 09:00:50

NAPA, Calif., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tug McGraw Foundation (TMF), founded in honor of legendary pitcher Tug McGraw to fund research on behalf of brain tumor patients, announced today that it has been invited to be a charity partner for the ING New York City Marathon 2007. Charity partners are given guaranteed entries into the marathon, which otherwise accepts runners on a lottery basis. Runners are allowed to raise funds for the partner organization. Members of TMF Honorary Chairman Tim...

2006-07-01 22:38:44

By Ray Waddell and Tamara Conniff NASHVILLE/NEW YORK (Billboard) - Tim McGraw and Faith Hill -- arguably the king and queen of country music -- are backstage at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa., on June 21. They joke around and laugh with the crew. The casualness and fun in McGraw and Hill's demeanor belies the hard work they and their teams have put into the Soul2Soul II tour. "We never do anything unless we want it to be the biggest and the best thing out there,"...

2006-04-12 16:11:11

By Katie Hasty NEW YORK (Billboard) - In the best sales week of 2006, the new album by country trio Rascal Flatts sold 722,000 copies, easily debuting at No. 1 on the U.S. pop charts, according to sales data issued Wednesday. "Me and My Gang" (Lyric Street Records) is the act's second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, following 2004's "Feels Like Today," and its third consecutive release to lead the Top Country Albums chart. It was the best sales week of the country band's career...

2006-01-11 00:19:48

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Epic space adventure "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" won best overall film and best drama honors on Tuesday at the People's Choice Awards, a widely watched measure of movie, television and star appeal. In two other film categories, box office hit "Wedding Crashers" was named top comedy and "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" was chosen as the favorite family movie. For "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, the People's Choice...

2006-01-06 20:46:54

By Ray Waddell NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Husband and wife country stars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are putting the finishing touches on a reprise of their Soul II Soul tour, sources told Billboard.com. The co-headlining arena tour will begin April 21 and will run through Labor Day, with a total of about 70 dates in the works. Venues will be configured in-the-round; the production will be an "evening with" format, with no supporting acts booked. McGraw and Hill last toured together in...

2005-11-23 09:39:42

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop diva Mariah Carey suffered a surprise setback in the resurrection of her career on Tuesday when she picked up just one prize at the American Music Awards, having led the field with four nominations. Multiple honors went to country star Tim McGraw, punk rock trio Green Day, pop singer Kelly Clarkson, R&B trio Destiny's Child and funk band the Black Eyed Peas, who each won a pair. History almost repeated for Carey, 35, who went home...

2005-11-23 00:00:40

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop diva Mariah Carey suffered a surprise setback in the resurrection of her career on Tuesday when she picked up just one prize at the American Music Awards, having led the field with four nominations. Multiple honors went to country star Tim McGraw, punk rock trio Green Day, pop singer Kelly Clarkson, R&B trio Destiny's Child and funk band the Black Eyed Peas, who each won a pair. History almost repeated for Carey, 35, who went home...

2005-10-19 00:02:50

By Chris Morris LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Tim McGraw's hit "Live Like You Were Dying," penned by Tim Nichols, scored the Robert J. Burton Award as most-performed song of the year at BMI's annual Country Awards, staged Tuesday at the performing rights organization's Nashville office. Harley Allen, Big Kenny of the songwriting/producing team Big & Rich and Richie McDonald of Lonestar shared songwriter of the year honors. Sony/ATV Music Publishing Nashville collected...

2005-09-16 19:26:27

By Michael Paoletta NEW YORK (Billboard) - ABC's "Monday Night Football" and country music superstar Tim McGraw have entered a season-long partnership. For the 36th season of the NFL series, McGraw's 10-year-old chart-topping single "I Like It, I Love It" will be the soundtrack to the halftime highlight reel from the previous weekend's games. But the NFL version of the popular track has been rewritten to fit the highlights. The singer himself is expected to appear in the spot....

2005-08-31 19:43:50

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Three Louisiana-born stars -- Harry Connick Jr., Wynton Marsalis and Tim McGraw -- will headline a televised charity concert to air live on Friday for victims of Hurricane Katrina, NBC said on Wednesday. Plans for the one-hour, commercial-free show, called "A Concert for Hurricane Relief," were announced as the Bush administration and Congress began working on legislation to assist in hurricane recovery efforts. "I am heartbroken by the devastation caused by...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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  • Completely; extremely.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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