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2009-08-16 15:30:54

The New York Mets' David Wright is sidelined indefinitely after being hit on his batting helmet by a pitch thrown by San Francisco's Matt Cain. The all-star third baseman was released Sunday from a New York City hospital. Wright suffered a concussion when he was struck during the fourth inning of a game Saturday.

2009-07-07 07:59:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) expects to release its 2009 second quarter financial results after the close of trading on Monday, July 27, 2009.

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2009-06-11 14:16:48

A New York little leaguer is determined to play again despite a recent gunshot wound to his head by a stray bullet, the New York Post said. Devonte Kelly, 11, left Brookdale Hospital Wednesday and said he looked forward to meeting his hero -- New York Mets third baseman David Wright. Kelly was shot last Sunday while playing in a game at Brooklyn's Starrett City Baseball field. I was walking over to my other coach, Gerald (Faison), I was going to ask him a question, but he was on the phone,...

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2009-05-22 15:19:35

Villanova men's basketball coach Jay Wright has taken his name out of the mix in the hunt by the Philadelphia 76ers for a new head coach. Wright admitted Friday that he met last week with Sixers President and General Manager Ed Stefanski about the vacancy but was just one of several candidates. We had a lively conversation about the vision Ed has for the Sixers organization, Wright said in a statement on the school's Web site.

2009-05-12 10:40:00

DENVER, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- G.A. Wright Sales, Inc. the country's leading retail sales promotion firm, has just released its highly anticipated annual Retail Trends Special Report for 2009.

2009-04-25 14:05:26

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2009-04-09 11:48:51

The achievements of author and former postal employee Richard Wright are being honored with a first-class postage stamp, the U.S. Postal Service has announced. The late writer is best known for his works about racism in America, such as Native Son and Black Boy.

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2009-04-09 07:05:00

Will Wright, creator of the world’s best-selling PC game “The Sims” will be leaving publisher Electronic Arts, the company announced on Wednesday.

2009-04-08 16:50:00

Author, former Postal employee, wrote on racism in America To see the stamp image, visit this link: http://www.usps.com/communications/newsroom/2009/pr09_037.htm CHICAGO, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Author and former postal employee Richard Wright will be immortalized on a First-Class stamp tomorrow in the lobby of the Chicago Main Post Office on West Harrison Street when the stamp goes on sale nationwide Thursday, April 9, as the 25th inductee into the Postal Service's Literary...

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2009-03-12 18:37:30

British filmmaker Joe Wright has signed on to direct the big-screen period drama Indian Summer, Variety.com reported. Wright previously helmed the soon-to-be-released The Soloist, as well as Pride & Prejudice and Atonement. Based on Alex von Tunzelmann's book by the same name, Indian Summer is about the last days of Britain's colonial rule in India. Gladiator scribe William Nicholson is writing the script for the film, which is slated to start shooting early next year in India.


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