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Prosecutors and attorneys for Bernie Ecclestone are "in talks about a possible deal to end" the F1 CEO's bribery trial in Germany. His defense team today called for "proceedings to be closed, citing a lack of evidence that Ecclestone was criminally responsible and asserting that the proc...
MARY KLEVER, who served as the manager of the USOC''s Olympic Job Opportunities Program from May ''89-January ''93, has been rehired as the USOC''s Career Services Manager within the athlete support d
DAVID D''ALESSANDRO, Senior Exec VP at John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance, will become President & COO, effective January of ''98, according to Bailey & Syre of the BOSTON GLOBE. D''Alessandro joined
The MLS Burn named PAUL MOTT VP of Operations & Administration and JOHN BECK VP of Sales & Marketing (Sports Ticker, 12/10)....The Padres named GLEN GEFFNER Asst. Dir of Media Relations (Mult., 12/9).
NBC has agreed to pay Olympic security guard RICHARD JEWELL an undisclosed sum as part of a settlement averting a threatened libel lawsuit against the network during its coverage of the bombing during
NBC Sports President DICK EBERSOL will receive the ''96 Distinguished American Award annually presented by the Walter Camp Football Foundation at a dinner scheduled for February 15 at Yale University
DENNIS RODMAN''s, "The Rodman World Tour," debuted last night on MTV. In Boston, Renee Graham writes that it was "about as wild and wacky as a trip to the corner store" (BOSTON GLOBE, 12/7). In New Yo
"ET" showed a clip from TOM CRUISE''s upcoming film "Jerry Maguire." The movie opens December 13 ("ET," 12/5)....U.S. Olympian KERRI STRUG: "I think people are intimidated by me. I don''t know why. I'
Kaleidoscope Media Group appointed HARRIET COOK Senior VP/Kaleidoscope Licensing. Cook is currently worldwide licensing consultant for Mastercard Int''l (KMG)....RAFAEL MORFFI has been named MLS Manag
Two-time World Cup downhill champion PICABO STREET will require season-ending surgery to repair torn ligaments and cartilage in her left knee (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 12/5)....On HBO''s "Inside the N
TIGER WOODS will team with Women''s ''96 U.S. and British amateur champion, KELLI KUEHNE, in the JCPenney Classic. Woods: "I think the toughest thing we''re going to have is the fact that she''s never