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2010-09-20 03:59:00

COPENHAGEN, September 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiometer has added the cardiac marker Troponin T* (TnT) to its AQT90 FLEX immunoassay analyzer for the use at the point of care. According to Radiometer President Peter Kurstein, the new marker enables healthcare professionals to improve processes in emergency rooms and labs, ultimately helping hospitals improve patient care and reduce costs. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100917/408671 ) Faster diagnosis and...

2010-08-25 07:47:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- USA sizzled this summer, shining above every cable competitor in delivering P25-54 (1.44 million, +31% over #2 TNT), P18-49 (1.30 million, +36% over #2 TNT), P18-34 (566,000, +15% over #2 TBS), total viewers (3.45 million, +25% over #2 Disney Channel), and households (2.59 million, +32% over #2 Disney Channel) in primetime. USA was the only basic cable network to earn a household coverage rating over a 2.0 this summer (2.6, +0.6 over #2 Disney Channel)....

2010-06-14 06:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), the leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the advertising and entertainment industries, today announced the company renewed its long-standing OnDemand Essentials® service agreement with Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.) Turner Broadcasting is a leading force in the video-on-demand (VOD) platform across multiple programming categories including primetime...

2010-05-12 11:38:00

LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Time Warner Inc. and Verizon announced on Wednesday (May 12) at The Cable Show 2010 that the companies are making new television programming available online to Verizon's FiOS TV customers. As Time Warner expands its online TV content, the company is partnering with Verizon to bring FiOS TV subscribers the entertainment they want, wherever and whenever they want it. Beginning in June, FiOS TV customers will automatically receive free, unlimited online...

2010-04-26 14:54:00

ATLANTA, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- TNT has booked a third season of its critically acclaimed drama SOUTHLAND, from Warner Bros. Television and Emmy®-winning producer John Wells (ER, The West Wing). The network has ordered 10 episodes for the third season, which is slated to begin airing in January 2011. "SOUTHLAND is a challenging, visceral show that engages viewers with its immersive style, provocative storylines and complex characters," said Michael Wright, executive...

2010-04-15 11:33:00

ATLANTA, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time Emmy® winner and 2009 Academy Award® nominee Christopher Plummer (The Last Station) will narrate Turner Classic Movies' (TCM) ambitious, seven-part original production MOGULS AND MOVIE STARS: A HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD. This comprehensive true story behind the making of the American movie industry is being co-produced by TCM and Bill Haber's Ostar Productions. The series is slated to premiere in November 2010....

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2010-03-12 09:00:00

ASU scientist N.J. Tao and his colleagues at the Biodesign Institute have hit on a new, versatile method to significantly improve the detection of trace chemicals important in such areas as national security, human health and the environment. Tao's team was able to detect and identify tiny particles of the explosive trinitrotoluene or TNT "“ each weighing less than a billionth of a gram "“ on the ridges and canals of a fingerprint. "We can easily detect the TNT traces because we...

2010-02-10 07:52:00

DALLAS, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, NBA on TNT host Ernie Johnson won the fantasy basketball game he's been playing with show co-hosts Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith. The prize? The opportunity to donate a car from AutoTrader.com to the charity of Johnson's choice during NBA All Star weekend in Dallas. Today, February 10, with the assistance of the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Dallas, Ernie Johnson and AutoTrader.com Major Accounts Consultant Annette...

2010-01-21 15:42:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a continuing strategy to expand its slate of original programming, TNT has given the greenlight to three new original series: a bold alien-invasion series from DreamWorks Television and Steven Spielberg that stars Noah Wyle (ER, TNT's The Librarian movies); DELTA BLUES (working title), an offbeat series starring Jason Lee (My Name Is Earl) and Alfre Woodard (Three Rivers) and produced for TNT by George Clooney and Grant Heslov's Smokehouse...

2010-01-12 13:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past 12 years, the annual Rock 'n' Roll marathon in San Diego has been one of the signature events of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Team In Training (TNT) charity sports training program. Beginning with the race's 13th year on June 6, 2010, LLS will become the exclusive charity of the renamed Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Competitor Group, Inc., (CGI), the race's...


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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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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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