hearst hearst  /ˈhɜrst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large headlines and sensational reporting changed American journalism (1863-1951)

News

  1. Hearst Tower Window Washers Pulled To Safety After Scaffold Buckles; Construction Injury Lawyers Block O'Toole ...

    New York personal injury law firm Block O'Toole & Murphy, LLP comments on the harrowing rescue of Hearst Tower window washers after their scaffold broke, and cites this as an example of why New York's worker safety laws must be preserved. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10824738.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Hearst Tower Was a Scene of Nightmares as Window Washers Held in the Sky

    Two window washers were trapped near the top of the 46-story Hearst Tower — the architectural marvel of midtown Manhattan and currently home to a lot of awe-struck fashion magazine editors — after their scaffolding broke in half Wednesday afternoon. Emergency responders  worked from the roof  and inside the building save their lives.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire

  3. Hearst Tower Is a Scene of Nightmares as Window Washers Hold on in the Sky

    Two window washers are trapped near the top of the 46-story Hearst Tower — the architectural marvel of midtown Manhattan and currently home to a lot of awe-struck fashion magazine editors — after their scaffolding broke in half Wednesday afternoon. Emergency responders are now working from the roof and inside the building to try and save their lives.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "We are committed to giving police the tools they need to keep Ontarians safe," said Kwinter. "The new detachment in Hearst is just one of our projects to renew OPP infrastructure over the next two years."
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Monte Kwinter Source: Canada NewsWire (press release)

  2. "Just fire 'em : What would ...... William Randolph Hearst do, say, oh, I can't interfere with my editorial board? ...... They're hurting (the Tribune Company's) business," Patti Blagojevich says.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: CBS2 Chicago

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