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2014-09-03 12:36:35

ATLANTA, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, in a surprise unveiling Tuesday, filled the home presented to single mom Kimberly Lofton and her daughters with furniture including three bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, a TV and computer, and a fully-stocked pantry as part of Warrick Dunn Charities (WDC) Homes for the...

2009-01-29 10:02:00

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, Able Body will be one of the lead sponsors of the Super Bowl Breakfast, an event held annually the morning before Super Bowl Sunday in the host city. The theme of the Super Bowl Breakfast is character, leadership and integrity and this year Able Body will host more than two dozen military veterans who embody these characteristics, including more than a dozen wounded members of the Army, Navy and Marine Corp from the...

2006-02-03 15:31:29

DETROIT (Reuters) - Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning was named the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year on Friday for his off-the-field community service and playing excellence. The Man of the Year is the only NFL award that recognizes both charity work and on-field performance. A twice league MVP, Manning was recognized for establishing the PeyBack Foundation, which helps disadvantaged youths build successful futures through community based outreach programs. Founded in...

2005-10-25 00:13:30

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michael Vick scored a pair of touchdowns on short runs and the Atlanta Falcons held off a late comeback bid to hold off the New York Jets 27-14 in National Football League play in Atlanta on Monday. Vick had a poor night passing but his two one-yard TD runs were enough to give the Falcons the win, with the running of Warrick Dunn and a stingy defense improving the Falcons record to 5-2. Dunn rushed for 155 yards on 24 carries to lead the Falcons, who generated...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.