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2011-02-10 08:32:00

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY has launched the use of Microsoft Tags in the newspaper. Starting today, USA TODAY will feature at least one Tag in each print section daily.

2011-01-18 09:26:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Regis Philbin announced today that he will be retiring from the very successful, long-running talk show "LIVE! with Regis and Kelly." Philbin made the announcement live on-air this morning during the Host Chat portion of the show.

2011-01-06 08:19:00

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, the nation's top-selling print newspaper, today announced the USA TODAY App for Windows-based slate PCs is now available.

2010-11-30 15:44:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress and advocate Mariska Hargitay, of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," will introduce and appear in a special screening of "Telling Amy's Story," a powerful documentary on domestic violence, on Tuesday (Dec. 7) at 7:30 p.m.

2010-11-02 07:00:00

LONDON, November 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading British Concept Designer Philip Pauley's futuristic Halo Intersceptor car has vehicle attachments which turn it into an aeroplane, helicopter, and sea going motor cruiser! This same visionary has devised the Urban Tree Planter(TM) modular system for standardising urban tree installation and replacement by containing root growth virtually anywhere from the top of buildings to cruise liners and superyachts. (Photo:...

2010-10-28 06:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, November 4, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss its financial results for the third-quarter 2010.

2010-10-17 17:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The average cost of a 30-second ad in the Tuesday-night edition of "American Idol" is $467,000, making it the most expensive program on television for advertisers, according to a new poll of advertising costs released today by industry authority Advertising Age.

2010-09-30 09:43:00

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY has launched "Views from the Campus," on USATODAY.com.

2010-09-23 04:30:00

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY has announced Heather Frank has been named vice president of vertical development for USA TODAY. Frank will oversee the department dedicated to the creation and implementation of new as well as existing vertical content areas.

Word of the Day
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.