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2014-06-24 16:23:56

EASY TWEET: .@Redskins launch #RedskinsSalute, the team's official military appreciation club LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins announced today the launch of Redskins Salute, the team's free, official military appreciation club. Under the leadership of owner Dan Snyder, the Washington Redskins created Redskins Salute to amplify the team's decade-long military appreciation initiatives into one comprehensive, year-round platform. Launched in...

2014-06-24 08:25:48

EASY TWEET: .@Redskins launch #RedskinsSalute, the team's official military appreciation club LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins announced today the launch of Redskins Salute, the team's free, official military appreciation club. Under the leadership of owner Dan Snyder, the Washington Redskins created Redskins Salute to amplify the team's decade-long military appreciation initiatives into one comprehensive, year-round platform....

2014-06-20 16:22:18

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers and Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. If you are interested in interviewing any of the experts, please contact them via the contact information at the end of the listing. To receive these updates by email, send a note to profnet@profnet.com with the industries you cover, and we'll add you to the appropriate...

2014-06-02 12:26:37

Richmond training camp will feature 15 days of practice open to accommodate fans; Team will practice jointly with New England Patriots on Aug. 4-6 LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins, in partnership with Bon Secours Virginia Health System, the City of Richmond and the Virginia Governor's Office, announced their 2014 training camp schedule, set to take place at the world-class Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center from July 24 through...

2014-05-08 12:26:32

Snyders named as recipients of the Charles B. Wang International Children's Award LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) announced today owner Daniel Snyder and his wife, Mrs. Tanya Snyder, will be honored with the Charles B. Wang International Children's Award at the NCMEC annual Hope Awards Dinner on Tuesday, May 6 at The Ritz-Carlton in Washington, D.C. Photo -...

2014-04-23 08:27:56

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation (WRCF) and the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will host a press conference on Tuesday, April 22 at 10:30 a.m. to announce a funding partnership in the amount of $1,000,000 to fund a brand new, synthetic, multi-sport field at Park View High School (Sterling, Va.). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140422/77445 Redskins owner Dan Snyder will speak at the press conference, as...

2014-04-11 23:02:27

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples today declared the name of Washington’s NFL team and its mascot a “hurtful reminder of past suffering of Native Americans.”* Today’s statement is being lauded by the Oneida Indian Nation, whose representative Ray Halbritter met with the UN Human Rights Committee in January regarding the Washington NFL team and the mascot they feel to be offensive, and by Executive Director of the National Congress of American...

2014-04-04 16:22:15

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder, the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation and Redskins alumni joined forces with Clark Construction Group, the Community Preservation and Development Corporation (CPDC) and KaBOOM! to build a playground for children in the CPDC Cedar Heights community in Southeast Washington, D.C. today. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140404/MN98885) The build kicked off at 8:30 a.m. this morning...

2014-02-28 12:26:25

BOSTON, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP NEWSBYTE -- SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that the Washington Redskins football team started using the SAP® Scouting solution during the 2013 NFL season to manage team roster and performance as well as to assess the current draft class. The announcement was made at the annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, being held February 28 - March 1 in Boston. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110126/AQ34470LOGO) SAP Scouting...

2014-01-29 08:24:32

"New Year Party @ World City" Satellite Feed Broadcasting Worldwide Promptly at 7:15 AM CST / 8:15 AM EST / 5:15 AM PST LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hong Kong is ready to celebrate the "Year of the Horse" in spectacular style with the 19(th) Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade - a permanent fixture on the international holiday calendar. Organized by Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), the iconic event will feature an extravagant procession...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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