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2014-02-26 23:34:41

The Legal Network has chosen Fernando D. Vargas for their list of Top Lawyers in California 2014 based on his high ethical standards and professional excellence. Rancho Cucamonga, Ca (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Every year, The Legal Network carefully reviews the qualifications of thousands of lawyers to put together their highly regarded Top Lawyers lists for various localities. This year, The Law Offices of Fernando D. Vargas is proud to announce that their senior attorney has been...

2011-01-27 12:20:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fernando the "Ferocious One" will be making an announcement that will change the world of boxing once again as well as launching his company Vargas Entertainment Promotions (VEP), which is set to bring in some of the top boxers in the nation. The three-time world champion will be honored with his very own star on the "Las Vegas Walk of Fame." Vargas will be the first athlete to receive a star in the city best known for its entertainment, boxing...

2010-07-02 20:31:00

LOS ANGELES, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- At long last, there's newness on the horizon in Hollywood. Digital special effects, and all that they make possible are certainly at their height, to the point that their being extremely well-done is the expectation. But even better, authentic, riveting storytelling is back to buttress it. Just ask Evette Vargas, co-founder, creative director, writer and visionary of Digital Reign, a fast-growing digital creation and entertainment company that creates...

2008-07-05 15:00:13

Angel Tavira Maldonado, who earned rave reviews for his acting debut in the 2006 movie The Violin, has died at age of 83 in Mexico City, his director said. The Mexican-born violinist, known for his soulful performances of traditional Mexican music, earned international acclaim for his role in the Francisco Vargas Quevedo-directed film, Los Angeles Times reported Saturday. The film, for which Maldonado won a 2006 Cannes Film Festival best actor award, featured the violinist as a farmer...

2006-06-13 22:46:11

Corrects duration of unconsciousness to 36 days, in third paragraph LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former ABC news anchor Bob Woodruff, who was severely injured in January while covering the war in Iraq, made a surprise visit to ABC's newsroom on Tuesday for his first trip back to his workplace since being hurt. "It was the first time many here had seen him, and he was greeted by a spontaneous round of applause. You could literally see the emotion in each hug," ABC news executive producer...

2006-03-16 15:41:35

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Six weeks after he was gravely wounded by a bomb blast on assignment in Iraq, ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff was released on Thursday from a military hospital outside Washington, the network said. Woodruff, 44, who has been up and about, talking and joking with family and watching the news, will continue his recovery for the next few weeks at a private facility in the New York City area, ABC News President David Westin said in an e-mail to colleagues and others...

2006-03-16 14:35:05

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Six weeks after he was gravely wounded by a bomb blast on assignment in Iraq, ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff was released on Thursday from a military hospital outside Washington, the network said. Woodruff, 44, who has been up and about, talking and joking with family and watching the news, will continue his recovery for the next few weeks at a private facility in the New York City area, ABC News President David Westin said in an e-mail to colleagues and others...

2006-02-10 16:00:45

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As ABC "World News Tonight" co-anchor Bob Woodruff recovers from wounds suffered in Iraq, colleague Elizabeth Vargas revealed on Friday she was expecting a baby but planned to stay on the job through most of her pregnancy. Vargas, 43, is due to give birth in late summer to her second child with her husband, singer-songwriter Marc Cohn. The couple have one son together, Zachary, 3, and Cohn has a son and daughter from a previous marriage, aged...

2006-01-03 00:58:05

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - When the new "World News Tonight" debuts Tuesday, it won't be everything ABC News wants it to be right out of the box. Many parts of the country won't be able to see the first official pairing of co-anchors Elizabeth Vargas and Bob Woodruff because of the network's coverage of college football bowl games. Although there is a new graphics package, a new set is a couple of weeks or months away. And it could be a while before "World News...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.