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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...
Ken Griffey Jr. will begin appearing in Pizza Hut commercials next week in a spot to promote the "Deliver Me Home" program to help locate and reunite missing children with their families. Pizza Hut ha
A land swap arrangement is being finalized between the WI Dept. of Administration and CMC Heartland Partners Ltd. which would allow the new Brewers ballpark to be built east of Highway 41 along the ba
The Bullets took out a half-page ad in Sunday''s Washington Post in an attempt to demonstrate their intent to sign highly sought-after free agent Juwan Howard. The ad included a letter from team Owner
Reports of restructuring News Corp.''s Fox TV unit include one scenario in which Fox Sports President David Hill takes "a very senior position at Fox TV that would include oversight of all Fox-owned"
SportsChannel Ohio has promoted JIM COOK from Dir of Affiliate Relations to VP/Sales & Marketing (SC Ohio).... NEVILLE WATERS has been named to the newly created position of Marketing Manager at the W
The Baltimore SUN examines PSLs as a good investment, noting the "stunning and unexpected explosion" in the resale value of seat licenses in Charlotte (Baltimore SUN, 7/6).... SMG will manage Puerto R
According to four financial analysts, compared to stadium deals struck in other cities, Northern VA''s "is a better deal for taxpayers" because no new taxes are created. However, the WASHINGTON POST''
Cleveland is exploring the idea of sinking the remains of Cleveland Municipal Stadium into Lake Erie to create the largest freshwater artificial reef in the world, reports Kia Shant''e Breaux of the W
In S.F., columnist Gwen Knapp examines lagging baseball attendance in the Bay Area, with "many logical and demographic explanations" -- from the small two-team market, to the arrival of MLS, and the r
Appearing on NBC''s "Meet the Press" from Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, acting MLB Commissioner Bud Selig reiterated that he never planned to become full-time Commissioner and added that he "absol