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2009-11-12 09:15:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History opens "Holidays on Display" Nov. 13. The exhibition examines the art, industry and history of the commercial holiday displays that enchanted the public from the 1920s to the 1960s. A theme throughout "Holidays on Display" is the evocation of the holiday spirit and the opportunities for self-expression such projects allowed. The exhibition focuses on the craftsmanship and creative effort...

2009-01-14 20:50:12

Three-pointers by Levance Fields and Brad Wanamaker finished a key run early in the second half Wednesday, pushing No. 1 Pittsburgh past South Florida 75-62. The unbeaten Panthers, enjoying their second week atop the national rankings, fought off an early challenge to run their record to 16-0. Pittsburgh is 4-0 in the Big East Conference. Tyrell Biggs led the way with 16 points while hitting 7-of-10 shots from the field. The Panthers made 10-of-17 shots from three-point range. Dominique Jones...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.