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2011-07-23 00:00:42

Cancer-free for 20 years, lymphoma survivor Thomas Caleshu raises $20,000 to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Many people who join The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)'s Team In Training (TNT) seek the physical challenge of a marathon, triathlon, cycle century ride or hike adventure and the sense of accomplishment that comes with it. The satisfaction that comes with fundraising for a good cause tends to be an added benefit. Not...

2011-05-06 00:00:31

The Nike Women's Marathon, held in San Francisco on October 16th, is so popular that women who want to participate have to enter a lottery. But those who sign up to train with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training are guaranteed a spot in the race. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) May 05, 2011 On October 16th, 2011, running enthusiasts and cancer survivors will celebrate the eighth year of the Nike Women's Marathon to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. 20,000 women...

2011-04-27 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nation's Triathlon(TM) to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is sold out, but you can still participate by joining LLS's Team In Training® (TNT) program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110215/NY48642LOGO) Taking place on September 11, 2011, in the nation's capital, The Nation's Tri will mark its fourth year of bringing together triathletes for the common cause of helping cancer patients live...

2011-04-07 11:16:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud optimization services, today announced that the Akamai HD Network was the exclusive video delivery platform for the 2011 NCAA March Madness On Demand (MMOD) coverage of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship provided by Turner Sports and CBS Sports. Akamai's global network was used to provide live and on-demand streaming video across broadband and mobile...

2011-04-06 14:18:00

NEW YORK, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), today announced the nominees for the 2011 NAMIC Vision Awards. ESPN Networks and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. led all nominated networks and distributors vying for NAMIC Vision Awards honoring original, multi-platform programming that depicts the lives, spirit and contributions of people of color and best reflects the diversity of the global viewing audience. (Logo:...

2011-03-26 00:00:29

Bay Area program participants now have the option to train virtually with an online support system. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training (TNT), the renowned charity sports training program with more than 22 years of experience training individuals for an endurance event or hike adventure, now offers a new way to train with the Team "“ TNT Flex. TNT Flex is a flexible, customized online training option that provides...

2011-03-11 15:07:00

HERNDON, Va., March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready for tip off! Cox Communications announced today that Advanced TV customers in Fairfax County and Fredericksburg will have access to even more basketball action this year when for the first time in the tournament's history, all of the games will be available - live in their entirety - with 67 games available in crystal clear high-definition at no additional programming cost. This year's scheduled games, available on CBS (CH 709), TBS...

2011-02-08 09:17:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Coming off its best year ever in primetime and a Top 10 finish among men 18-49, truTV is ready to build on its strong momentum with the network's 2011 Upfront presentation on Tuesday, April 12, in New York. The event will feature a look at truTV's lineup of original series, including previews of several new shows that are slated to join ever-growing hits like Operation Repo, Hardcore Pawn and All Worked Up. The event will conclude with a special live...

2011-01-31 15:31:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Taking on a marathon or other endurance sport may seem like a daunting challenge, but now the participants of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training, the world's leading endurance sports charity training program, are going to tell their peers to "Just Go For It." The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) today launched the "Just Go For It" video contest, asking participants to produce their own 15-second video answering the...

2011-01-26 07:00:00

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Infiniti is proud to announce its corporate partnership with the NCAA, CBS Sports and Turner Sports. Infiniti will run a multi-media campaign during regular-season men's basketball games and the newly expanded, 68-team 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship, including the introduction of the First Four(TM) and the always electrifying Men's Final Four®. (Logo:...


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2010-09-29 16:59:34

Dynamite, invented by Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel in 1867, is an explosive that harnesses the potential of nitroglycerin to explode. Normally it is sold in an 8 inch long stick and weighs about .6 pounds although other sizes do exist. TNT is usually the standard by which explosive power is gauged; however, dynamite actually has more than 60% greater energy density than TNT. Nitroglycerin dissolved in nitrocellulose and a small amount of ketone can form another type of dynamite. This type...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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