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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. As Philbin stated to the viewers this morning, "This will be my last year on this show. It's been a long time, it's been 28 years since I've been here... There is a time that everything must come to an end..."...

2011-01-14 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings -- Two words exploded worldwide on December 19, 1957 - "Elvis Drafted!" - but three words resounded across the universe even more explosively on March 3, 1960: "Elvis Is Back!" The album that Elvis Presley began recording in Nashville on March 20th, and finished in the legendary overnight session of April 3-4th, is widely regarded as possibly the best album he ever made. (Logo:...

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. The USA TODAY App for slate features the signature look and design that readers have come to trust from USA TODAY providing them with eye catching photos and graphics while delivering the latest award-winning USA TODAY content in a convenient interactive package. The USA TODAY slate application has all the latest...

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. at the AXA Equitable Center. Meredith Vieira, co-host of NBC's "Today" show, will serve as presenter. A question-and-answer session with leaders and advocates in the domestic violence awareness community will...

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. Mark Ordan, chief executive officer, Greg Neeb, chief investment and administrative officer, and Julie Pangelinan, chief financial officer, will host the call. The call-in number for the conference call is 888-417-8525 or 719-325-2138...

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. NBC's "Sunday Night Football" is the most expensive program of the first half of the new TV season, with the average cost of a 30-second ad coming in at $415,000. Ad Age compiled data from six...

2010-09-30 09:43:00

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY has launched "Views from the Campus," on USATODAY.com. The new feature will highlight four unique opinion pieces each day from more than 200 college newspapers across the USA. USA TODAY's opinion staff will tap into the campus conversation by surveying college newspapers each day for topics of concern to students, selecting several for "Views from the Campus," which will also carry convenient links to campus commentary in all 50 states and...

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. "Heather came to USA TODAY just a few short months ago and has really had tremendous success in developing our health and lifestyle vertical. We look forward to her applying her knowledge and experience to developing...

2010-08-04 03:00:00

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 2010 Dominican University of California President Joseph R. Fink today announced that veteran NBC News journalist and author Tom Brokaw will serve as the moderator for the California Governor's debate between Republican candidate Meg Whitman and Democratic candidate Jerry Brown on Tuesday, October 12. The debate will take place at Angelico Hall on the Dominican campus. The debate will air live at 6:30 p.m. on the California NBC Local...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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