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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 19 / 15

U.S. Justice Department antitrust division attorneys "are nearing a recommendation to block Comcast Corp.’s bid to buy Time Warner Cable Inc.," according to sources. Sources said that attorneys "are leaning against the merger out of concern that consumers would be harmed and could submit their...

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Tags: Classified Advertisements, NFL

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Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Franchises, Green Bay Packers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Vikings, NFL, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis Rams, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Vulcan Ventures, Washington Redskins

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Tags: CBS, NASCAR, PGA Tour, Viacom

07/27/99
STURM'S OFFER BUCKS ELWAY AND ARTIST KNOWN AS THE PRINCESS

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Tags: Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Franchises, PepsiCo, St. Louis Rams

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DESPITE STELLER RACE, U.S. 500 SHOWS NEED FOR ONE SERIES

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Tags: Champ Car World Series, IndyCar, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NASCAR, Palace Sports & Entertainment, WNBA

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MLB TEAM NOTES: HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY? BOBBY RIPS TEAM PROMO

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Tags: Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, Franchises, New York Mets, Southwest Sports Group, Toronto Blue Jays

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DAVENPORT'S NIKE RE-UP COULD BE BIGGEST PACT FOR WOMEN

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Tags: American Express, CBS, Fila USA, Nike, Viacom

07/26/99
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

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Tags: ESPN, MLB, Nike, Walt Disney, Wendys, Wieden Kennedy

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