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Here is a sampling of well-known people who chose liberal arts: Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Mitch Mcconnell, Howard Schultz, Paul Ryan, Nancy Pelosi, Michael Dell, Michael Eisner, Jack Ma, J. W. Marriott, Oprah Winfrey, Sam Walton, George Soros, Mitt Romney, Ted Turner, Steven Spielberg, Jamie ...
The Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton® Atlanta-Downtown, located at 161 Ted Turner Drive NW in Atlanta, Georgia, is convenient to Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN Center, the World of Coca-Cola, the College football Hall of Fame, the Georgia Aquarium, Philips Arena, Georgia State University, Georgia ...

The company came back to life decades later, in 2007, when it updated its paper straws at the request of Ted's Montana Grill, the chain of restaurants founded by media mogul Ted Turner. But overall demand was tepid -- Aardvark had just a couple of clients, and many restaurants were wary of paying a ...
While I was researching my book on Greater Yellowstone media pioneer turned bison rancher Ted Turner, "Last Stand: Ted Turner's Quest to Save a Troubled Planet," my thinking about landscape-level conservation began to shift, particularly in pondering the critical intersection of public and private land.
He soon joined the staff of the "Great Jet-Fli" WFLI radio in Chattanooga and later worked at WGOW, then owned by Ted Turner. In 1978, Carroll was the first voice on KZ-106 and hosted the morning program on that station for five years. He switched to television in 1983, hosting WDEF-TV's "Morning Show" ...
Ted Turner at his 113,613-acre Flying D ranch southwest of Bozeman, Montana. More than a quarter century ago, Turner put a conservation easement on the ranch through The Nature Conservancy that, at the time, ranked as one of the largest ever. Had Turner not protected the ranch, which provides ...

It was one of the most memorable Royal Rumble bouts of all time. And for Ric Flair, the 1992 Royal Rumble made him feel vindicated. He recalls that night in an interview with Sky sports. It was special for him because he didn't know he was going to win it, and didn't think he was going to because he had ...
"Ted Turner is a brilliant man. When he founded Cable News Network (CNN) in 1979, his idea was to offer in depth news 24 hours a day. Viewers could watch the news when it was convenient for them, not when it was convenient for the TV stations. It hasn't worked out that way," Koppel said. "Cable owner ...
First, many individuals whose "mental fitness" could have been questioned turned out to be great leaders, as Tufts psychiatrist Dr. Nassir Ghaemi points out in "A First-Rate Madness." 11 In a series of case studies that range from Abraham Lincoln to Winston Churchill to Ted Turner, Ghaemi suggests that ...
January 26 (Renewables Now) - American media mogul Ted Turner's renewables business and some related investors have bought a significant minority stake in US solar power plant developer MERIT SI LLC, the latter announced on Thursday. The partnership with Turner Renewable Energy LLC brings in capital to step ...
January 26 (Renewables Now) - American media mogul Ted Turner's renewables business and some related investors have bought a significant minority stake in US solar power plant developer MERIT SI LLC, the latter announced on Thursday. The partnership with Turner Renewable Energy LLC brings in capital to step ...
The Nuclear Threat Initiative, a Washington-based nonprofit co-founded by Ted Turner, has tallied about two-dozen cyber incidents since 1990, at least 11 of which were malicious. Those include a December 2014 attack in which suspected North Korean hackers stole blueprints for South Korean nuclear ...
Pedestrians pass the entrance to CNN headquarters, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Atlanta. The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner.
For sure, it's a rather complicated affair for Fonda -- who has gone from marriages to the late anti-war activist Tom Hayden and foul-mouthed (and visionary) capitalist Ted Turner to, well, Jazzercise and other workouts -- to argue too vociferously that it's inappropriate to ask about her facelifts. But she did ...
Ted Turner, a longtime friend and a former co-worker of Robert Bryant, agreed. Avoiding a trial was best for everyone, Turner said. "He was a friend, a neighbor, a fellow firefighter," Turner said. "This will make it easier on the family. They can move on." Two other men were charged in the fatal accident's ...
Threads traumatized an entire British generation. The BBC only aired it twice--once in 1984 then again in 1985, on the 40th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Japan--then put it in a vault for 20 years. When TBS aired it in the US in 1985, media mogul Ted Turner introduced it personally. "The more we ...
That said, "Jane Fonda in Five Acts" provides a fascinating inside portrait of her marriage to Tom Hayden (they lived as bare-bones hippies and used the proceeds from the workout video to fund their activism), and her follow-up marriage to Ted Turner (she was so in thrall to his energy that she began to ...

Now this is going to be a great story, so pull up a chair. Ted Turner's father highly recommended to him when he was a small boy to set his goals so high he could not achieve them in his lifetime and the goal to save our planet adheres to those words of wisdom. Ted Turner Expeditions is preserving over ...
Ted Turner and the state of South Carolina closed last month on the charitable transfer of the media mogul and philanthropist's 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island in Beaufort County through a bargain sale. The largest privately held island off the coast, St. Phillips was sold for $4.9 million, about one-third of its ...
environmentalist and philanthropist Ted Turner and the state of South Carolina closed Dec. 20 on the charitable transfer of Turner's 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island near Beaufort via a bargain sale. The largest privately held island off the coast, St. Phillips was sold for $4.9 million, about one-third of its ...
Jane Fonda and Ted Turner Rock the Green Carpet in Atlanta. 12/10/2017 09:36 pm ET. John Amis/AP Images for The Captain Planet Foundation. Actor Jane Fonda, left, environmentalist and media mogul Ted Turner and actor and environmentalist Mark Ruffalo, right, talk on the green carpet during the Captain Planet ...
Ted Turner at his ecologically-important Flying D ranch southwest of Bozeman which he protected with one of the largest conservation easements in the ... While I was researching my book on Greater Yellowstone media pioneer turned bison rancher Ted Turner (Last Stand: Ted Turner's Quest to Save a ...
The man who built the Harbour Town Lighthouse died Monday at his home in Bluffton. William Brooks "Bill" Whalley, 89, also built the original Harbour Town Clubhouse in just 4 1/2 months, racing to get it finished for the first RBC Heritage golf tournament in 1969. "I distinctly remember putting carpet down ...
... with whom she shares daughter Vanessa; next for 17 years to activist Tom Hayden, with whom she shares biological son Troy and adopted daughter Mary Luana; and finally for 10 years to her last husband, Ted Turner. Jane and record producer Richard Perry ended their eight-year romance in 2017.
City Snippets. Ted Turner selling island to state. The S.C. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is asking the legislature for $5 million to buy St. Phillips Island, a 4,682-acre barrier island outside Beaufort. The property, owned by media mogul Ted Turner, went on the market in 2014 for $24 million.
environmentalist and philanthropist Ted Turner intends to charitably transfer to South Carolina his 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island near Beaufort via a bargain sale. St. Phillips Island is located north of Hilton Head Island between Charleston and Savannah. The island is accessed by a 15-minute boat ride ...
But as Vince McMahon's World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and Ted Turner's World Championship Wrestling (WCW) organizations splintered and steroids, scripts and senseless injuries eroded faith in pro wrestling, the sport moved back to the regional, independent shadows from whence it came. Which is ...
This was especially true after Ted Turner started broadcasting Braves games on TBS -- and unabashedly marketed them as "America's Team." Murphy was the only player worth watching on America's Team, and for years he carried the entire banner of Southern baseball. 14. Did Murphy uphold the ...
environmentalist and philanthropist Ted Turner intends to charitably transfer to South Carolina his 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island near Beaufort via a bargain sale. St. Phillips Island is located north of Hilton Head Island between Charleston and Savannah. The island is accessed by a 15-minute boat ride ...
Ted Turner is not the well-known public figure he was in the 1980s and '90s. As a pioneer in cable television and the man responsible for creating CNN and Turner Broadcasting, Turner may have been even more widely known, at least in the South, as the high-profile owner of the Atlanta Braves during the ...
If you're the type who would brag to your friends about staying a week in a grand home on Ted Turner's former private retreat, this deal is for you. If you're an outdoors junkie enamored with the idea of spending a few nights in "Jurassic Park," it's also one you'll like. If, however, you're a state senator ...
ST. PHILLIPS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) -- Media magnate Ted Turner says he'll sell an island to South Carolina to help a popular, but eroding state park. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported Thursday that the state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism asked state legislators to pay $5 million for ...
4 Island offer: Media magnate Ted Turner says he will sell an island to South Carolina to help a popular but eroding state park. The state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism has asked state legislators to pay $5 million for St. Phillips Island, located near Hunting Island State Park. Turner has ...
The mix of sentimental and wry comedy, drawn from a Jean Shepherd memoir of his 1940s-era childhood in the Midwest, didn't take off until the 1990s when Ted Turner's programmers at TBS decided to repeat it 24 hours straight, starting Christmas Eve. A fairly recent film, "Elf" (released in 2003), has ...
Upon completion of 25 points, the students will become members of the National Forensics League, where they will join the ranks of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, media visionaries Oprah Winfrey and Ted Turner, Actors Brad Pitt and Renee Zellweger and television personalities Stephen ...
Ted Turner owns a private island in Beaufort County, and he's offered the state a deal to purchase it for $5 million, according to The Post and Courier newspaper. The media mogul has owned the 4,680-acre St. Phillips Island since 1979. It's located between St. Helena Island and Prichards Island, just north ...
Kelvin Holdsworth, an Anglican cleric and gay-rights campaigner, is urging people to pray that Prince George -- age 4, and third in line to the British throne -- will advance the cause of same-sex marriage by finding the love "of a fine young gentleman" when he grows up. • Ted Turner, the media mogul, ...
Beaufort County could gain another public beach, rustic camping and a pristine barrier island to explore if a major deal goes through to complement Hunting Island State Park. Media mogul Ted Turner has agreed to sell St. Phillips Island to the state parks system in a $5 million deal, Rep. Shannon Erickson ...
FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, file photo, media mogul Ted Turner talks with guests at the Captain Planet Foundation benefit gala in Atlanta. Turner has pledged to sell an island to the state of South Carolina to supplement the severely eroding, widely popular Hunting Island State Park. On Thursday ...
Media mogul Ted Turner has pledged to sell an island to South Carolina to supplement the severely eroding, widely popular Hunting Island State Park. The S.C. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is asking state legislators to pay $5 million for St. Phillips Island, a 4,682-acre barrier island near ...
-Terry Gordy cuts a weirdly emotional promo thanking "Channel 17 and Ted Turner" for giving the Freebirds a chance. They're working really, ...
Media mogul Ted Turner was recently entertained there. brokers familiar with Turner's extensive ranchland holdings of more than 2 million ...
... pageants, parties, re-enactments and documentaries, two of which were produced by Ted Turner. Indeed, when Disney realized Pocahontas ...
... the 92nd Street Y in New York City and the United Nations Foundation, which was founded nearly 30 years ago by TV mogul Ted Turner.
Things began changing in 1980, when Ted Turner started CNN and cable TV became a viable option for subscribers. UHF stations (those ...
25 and media mogul Ted Turner, who holds the No. 1 spot. Drummond's family owns a whopping 433,000 acres in Oklahoma, the star's home ...
UNA-USA is a program of the UN Foundation, which Ted Turner started in the late 1990s. Turner is also founder of TBS and CNN. The day-long ...
A representative from Ted Turner's Ladder and Armendaris ranches was also on hand with information on the tours they offer. Ted Turner's ...
... and Madonna was posing for photographers along with fellow Gotham Award guests Ted Turner and Jane Fonda. The Gotham Awards were ...
Broadcasting and sports mogul Ted Turner is 79. Singer Pete Moore (Smokey Robinson and the Miracles) is 78. Former Iowa Senator Tom ...


 

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