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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...
"Concerns about possible future stadium overruns and a bidding process gone haywire derailed a proposed merged effort to own the Browns" by Step2 Co. Founder Thomas Murdough and Indians Owner Richard
The Black Sports Agents Association (BSAA) is pleased to announce the Second Annual BSAA Sports Conference which will take place October 8-11, 1998, at the Los Angeles Airport Sheraton Gateway Hotel.
Low attendance for the Chargers'' two preseason home games "could lead to a nearly $700,000 rent credit" from the team''s landlord, the city of San Diego, according to Anthony Millican of the SAN DIEG
The Comets defeated the Mercury 80-71 to win their second straight WNBA championship last night in front of a "packed" Compaq Center of 16,285 creating "an explosion of deafening noise that threatened
TODAY: MLB American League Attendance Through August 30 ''98 YEAR-TO-DATE COMPARISONS TEAM HOME DATES AVG. TOTAL % CAP ''97 AVG. %+/- ''96 AVG. %+/- BAL 68 45,617 3,101,946 93% 45,818 - 1% 45,0
New Balance "has purchased the rights to the Dunham brand names" from Iron Age Corp. of Pittsburgh, giving it "both a broader range of shoe products and an expanded distribution base," according to Gr
MLS and Kappa USA have agreed to a four-year marketing agreement making Kappa an official sponsor and the official uniform and footwear supplier of the Rapids. The deal, which begins in ''99, also mak
After a "purely informational" meeting with NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue yesterday, Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell said that "two stadiums are possible if the complex funding can be worked out," acc
Advertisers can now buy ABC''s "Monday Night Football" and ESPN''s "Sunday Night Football" as a package, according to Stephen Battaglio of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. ABC Sports and ESPN held their NFL se
DENNIS RODMAN is in France shooting an action-comedy film called "Simon Sez," in which he plays "an Interpol agent who must rescue the kidnapped daughter of a former associate" (N.Y. POST, 9/2)...."ET
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