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2014-05-01 16:27:24

MCLEAN, Va., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY and Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), the official U.S. representatives to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, announced today the winning teams of the 2014 U.S. Young Lions Competitions. The competitions offer young creative minds from around the world an opportunity to compete against each other and showcase their talent on a global stage during the Cannes Lions Festival in June....

2014-05-01 12:29:38

Local Print Edition, Digital Spur Continued Growth McLEAN, Va., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY remained number one in total daily circulation in the United States, according to the latest Alliance for Audited Media (AAM) report released today. Total USA TODAY daily circulation grew to 3,255,157 for the period ending March, 31, 2014 which is up 94.4% year-over-year. Total circulation figures include daily print (1,824,925), digital replica (64,844) and digital non-replica...

2014-05-01 08:31:26

Strategic partnership designed to provide quality content at scale to amplify coverage of thousands of schools across more than 100 properties NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports, the nation's leading source for high school sports news and information, has entered into a strategic partnership with photo crowdsourcing service Scoopshot® to provide photo and video coverage for up to 18,000 high schools across the country, beginning with the 2014-15...

2014-05-01 08:29:07

Fourteen bestselling authors join forces to support month-long fundraiser HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Romance lovers rejoice! USA Today and New York Times bestselling romance author Brenda Novak is celebrating the 10(th) anniversary of her annual Online Auction for Diabetes Research (BrendaNovak.com) with a little help from her literary friends - 14 fellow New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors to be exact. They've come together to create A Sweet...

2014-04-30 20:23:02

Law and Order SVU Receives the Most "Save" Votes McLEAN, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The results are in for USA TODAY's 2014 Save Our Shows survey and NBC's Law and Order SVU is the show that viewers want to save the most. The Save Our Shows survey invited fans to vote on which endangered sitcoms and dramas deserved new seasons. Voting took place April 3rd through 23rd and today fans' voices are heard at saveourshows.usatoday.com....

2014-04-16 12:28:08

Brianna Turner of Manvel (Texas) Named Player of the Year; Chad Hibdon of Murfreesboro (Tenn.) Named Coach of the Year McLEAN, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports today unveiled the 2014 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Team, highlighting the best high school players from across the country during the 2013-2014 season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120822/DC61260LOGO Brianna Turner, a Notre Dame signee and 6-3 senior forward...

2014-04-15 12:27:01

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rare early-career photos of Muhammad Ali, curated from a collection of more than 3,000 historical images of Ali in training and spending time with his family, are being made available to consumers for the first time by USA TODAY Sports in conjunction with the launch of The USA TODAY Sports store (www.fanphotos.com/usatoday), a new e-commerce destination for digital reprints and images from the archives of USA TODAY Sports....

2014-04-10 12:23:37

Jahlil Okafor of Whitney Young (Chicago) Named Player of the Year; Sharman White of Miller Grove (Lithonia, Ga.) Named Coach of the Year MCLEAN, Va., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports today unveiled the 2014 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Boys Basketball Team, highlighting the best high school players from across the country during the 2013-2014 season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120822/DC61260LOGO Jahlil Okafor, a Duke signee and 6-11 senior...

2014-04-01 12:32:24

--Contest Features 408 High Schools; Launches March 31 at usatodayhss.com-- MCLEAN, Va., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports--the nation's leading source for high school sports news and information--today launched the second installment of its Best Mascots contest, which last year was the site's most popular online "America's Best" competition with more than 80 million votes cast to claim the title of the country's most unique high school nickname....

2014-03-21 12:22:54

MCLEAN, Va., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY and Gannett, official U.S. representatives to the 2014 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, today announced the U.S. jurors chosen to represent the American creative community at this year's Festival. The jurors chosen for this prestigious honor will judge more than 35,000 entries from all over the world. Jurors were selected based on a rigorous selection process and each jury contains an even balance of members from around...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.