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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...
Fox Sports "is planning an assault on the leaders of online sports -- ESPN SportsZone and CBS SportsLine -- with a relaunch of its Web site and an aggressive integrated advertising strategy" later thi
The NFL "objects" to a plan by local K.C. organizers to rent a Jumbotron and show the Raiders-Chiefs game for the "World''s Largest Raider Hater Party" at the city''s Spirit Festival on September 6, a
Sears "is out" after two years as serving as the sponsor and distribution point of the NHL''s All-Star balloting program, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. The league "is trying to convince fast
CT-based concessionaire Fine Host Corp. has spent much of ''98 "contending with financial adversity amid allegations it misstated millions of dollars in losses as profits for more than three years," a
SALARY SURVEY: In the October 5 issue, our Salary Survey will chart the many careers involved in the sports industry and who is paying what for the talents and services that make sports franchises wor
NEW EUROPEAN LEAGUE TAKING SHAPE: The FINANCIAL TIMES'' Patrick Harverson examined the proposed new European soccer "super" league, and wrote that the sport''s governing bodies, including FIFA and the
Saatchi & Saatchi PLC promoted KEVIN ROBERTS to CEO, effective January 1. Roberts has been with the agency for 15 months (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 8/11)....MLS named ED LYNCH as Dir of Business Developmen
There are "nine franchises which are primarily driving the NBA lockout," according to two sources with ties to the NBPA cited by Frank Hughes on ESPN SportsZone. The sources said the lockout "is mostl
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An unscheduled meeting of the IOC Executive Board will convene August 20 in Lausanne, Switzerland, the "single subject: fighting doping in sports," according to Mike Gorrell of the SALT LAKE TRIBUNE.
The "Babies First" proposal in Denver, which suggests that use of the sales tax targeted for a new Broncos stadium be used for educating infants, "failed" on a 6-6 vote Monday. But City Councilmember