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2014-09-30 08:27:50

Eyewitness account to tour SF Bay Area for 25th anniversary of Loma Prieta disaster LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Where were you at 5:04 p.m. on October 17, 1989? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/149131 Jon Leonoudakis, a San Francisco native and lifelong Giants fan, was inside Candlestick Park with his brother Tim, waiting for the start of Game 3 of the 1989 World Series. Twenty-nine minutes before game time, Mother Nature delivered a knockdown pitch for...

2014-09-23 12:27:23

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a radical move that could forever change the earning potential of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters, World Series of Fighting (www.wsof.com) has announced that it will enter the pay-per-view business in the second half of 2015 with an unprecedented revenue sharing model that will pay 50 percent of all net revenue earned from live pay-per-view events it produces, to the fighters featured on the telecasts....

2014-09-05 16:22:15

Live on NBC Sports Network from Bethlehem, Penn. on Sept. 13 LAS VEGAS, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With undefeated Canadian contender Josh Hill forced to withdraw from a planned title fight with reigning World Series of Fighting bantamweight (135 pounds) champion Marlon Moraes (13-4-1) of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. via Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, submission ace Cody Bollinger (16-2) of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. has agreed to step up on short notice and face Moraes in the...

2014-09-03 00:22:05

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mixed martial arts (MMA) is the fastest-growing sport in the world, and with so many young men and women training every day, World Series of Fighting officials will look to tap into that pool of talent and provide a clear path to future stardom in the professional ranks of the sport when they launch the World Series of Fighting U.S. National Amateur Division in 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140903/142272 Winners of the World...

2014-08-12 16:26:03

Three SCH middle school students, including one of two females left in the competition, advance to Little League World Series after Sunday night's win PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three Springside Chestnut Hill Academy middle school students, Mo'ne Davis '19, Jahli Hendricks '19, and Scott Bandura '20, and their Center City baseball team the Taney Dragons celebrated an 8-0 victory over Delaware-Newark National Little League on Sunday, August 10 in the...

2014-07-24 12:25:20

Little League motto "Character, Courage and Loyalty" Featured in the Fabric BOWLING GREEN, Ky., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russell Athletic and Little League® today announced new uniform combinations for the 2014 Little League Baseball® World Series, created and designed specifically to celebrate the 75(th) Anniversary of Little League. The announcement of the new uniforms continues a long-standing relationship between Russell Athletic and Little League Baseball and Softball that dates...

2014-07-17 16:24:52

--ASICS America Dominates Celebrated Volleyball Event with Kerri Walsh Jennings Sponsorship, New Competition Swimwear and the Kerri Cannon Consumer Challenge-- IRVINE, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ASICS America Corporation mans the net with continued title sponsorship of the 2014 World Series of Beach Volleyball for the second year in a row. This year's tournament, taking place in Long Beach, Calif. from July 22 - 27(th), boasts a record-setting purse prize of more than $1 million,...

2014-07-09 23:03:52

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2014-06-27 23:10:20

Simply G Media Network today announces the release of an interview with former Cincinnati Reds outfielder Ken Griffey Sr. with host Neil Haley, the Total Tutor. Cincinnatti,OH (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Neil Haley, The Total Tutor host of the Total Celebrity Show, interviewed Ken Griffey Sr. to find out about his career, his book and his charity work. Griffey, who is the father of future Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr., made a name for himself as a member of the 1975 and 1976 World Champion...

2014-06-26 12:30:21

$442 Million Gaming Entertainment Complex To Serve as Charm City's New Southern Gateway BALTIMORE, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Executives of Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, the $442 million entertainment facility that will extend the city's tourism district south from the famed Inner Harbor and renowned sports stadiums, today announced the casino will celebrate its grand opening on the night of Aug. 26, 2014 pending regulatory approval. Timing and event details will be shared at a...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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