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FIFA today said that it "remains committed" to holding the '18 World Cup in Russia and that a "boycott would not be an effective way of reducing tensions in the region" ( REUTERS, 7/25 ). The MLBPA "filed a grievance" against the Astros this week, contending the club tried to "manipulate the si...
OR-based Wieden & Kennedy, "citing cutbacks in Nike advertising, has laid off about" 10% of its work force, as 37 of the agency''s 350 employees "were cut," according to AD AGE. While W&K has picked u
Expos Chair Jacques Menard said yesterday that he hopes to have an extension of the June 30 deadline for ballpark financing announced about June 22 or 23, according to Jeff Blair of the Toronto GLOBE
Last night''s Jazz-Bulls Game Four of the NBA Finals earned a 20.2/33 overnight rating on NBC, which is up 6% from last year''s Game Four overnight of a 19.1/31 (NBC). REVIEWS: USA TODAY''s Rudy Martz
Callaway Golf''s Special Counsel LEONARD DECOF, who was brought on "in anticipation of a major confrontation" with the USGA over the technological advancements of golf clubs, "became involved because
TIGER WOODS appeared live for one-hour on CNN''s "Larry King Live" last night. King asked Woods how he chooses the companies he partners with: "Reputable companies, companies I feel comfortable with.
The increasing financial stakes among corporate promotions, such as the AT&T $2M shootout, are examined by Greg Johnson of the L.A. TIMES. Five years ago, $1M was seen as a "worthy first-place prize,"
Countries are using the World Cup, and their team''s on- the-field success, "to attract the most investment capital," which is the "big game off the field," according to A. Craig Copetas of the WALL S
NBA: NBC''s Hannah Storm reported during halftime of last night''s NBA Finals Game Four that negotiations on a new CBA "continued with a three-hour meeting [Tuesday] in New York." Storm: "No word as t
Lycos, Inc. has become title sponsor of the NASCAR Busch Grand National race, June 14 at Pikes Peak Int''l Raceway in CO. The "Lycos.com 250" will be televised on ESPN. Lycos, which also sponsors the
On SportsFan Radio''s "Just A Minute With Keith Olbermann" this morning, Olbermann cited recent figures from the Hollywood Reporter showing that ratings for ESPN''s "SportsCenter" had dropped, which w