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"We have to realize that there is not a single moment to lose, that every effort has to be made every day to bring the construction of Olympic sites and infrastructure forward" – IOC President Thomas Bach , on preparations for the '16 Rio de Janeiro Games ( REUTERS, 12/10 ). "The de...
A consortium of Japan''s TV broadcasters, made up of NHK and several private networks, agreed to pay a record $37.5M for domestic rights to the ''98 Nagano Games, "nearly three times" what they paid f
The FCC unanimously approved Walt Disney Co.''s acquisition of Cap Cities/ABC, but ordered the new company to sell radio and newspaper properties in Fort Worth and Pontiac-Detroit. Disney has one year
Calling eight-year-old Charlotte Coliseum "obsolete" for an NBA team, Hornets President Spencer Stolpen announced plans to build a new, privately funded $85-88M facility in either uptown Charlotte or
USA TODAY calls Sunday''s NBA All-Star game a "mini version" of the Super Bowl''s ad blitz, with Miller, Nike, Gatorade, Sprite and Oldsmobile Aurora all launching new spots during the game. Media buy
Sports and communications attorney PHILIP HOCHBERG has joined Washington, DC, law firm of Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand (Verner et al). WILLIAM GREATHOUSE has been named GM for Volume S
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"I hope we can start to attract owners who don''t believe you do business by suing one another." -- Patriots Owner Robert Kraft ("News Hour with Jim Lehrer," PBS, 2/8).
The BOSTON GLOBE profiled former top Reebok exec, ROBERTO MULLER, now head of the Muller Sports Group. Muller compared his new firm to Creative Artist''s Agency or Henry Kissinger''s international rel
Disagreement between the Spurs and the city of San Antonio over the viability of Alamodome "widened" yesterday, according to the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS. Spurs Chair Robert McDermott: "I think it was
It would take a fully closed roof, an additional 10,000 seats, and commitments for $5M to cover costs, but Irving, TX, officials are prepared to bring the Super Bowl to Texas Stadium. According to the
Using sketches and color graphics, IL Gov. Jim Edgar officially unveiled his "long-anticipated" plans yesterday for a $415M, 72,000-seat domed stadium for the Bears. To be located in downtown''s McCor