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NASCAR, Goodyear extend partnership in new multi-year deal

Dec. 01, 2022 09:38 AM EST

NASHVILLE (AP) — Goodyear will remain the exclusive tire for NASCAR's top three national series under a new multi-year deal announced on Thursday. Specifics of the extension weren't included, but the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company will continue as title sponsor of the annual...

Japan investigators raid Dentsu in widening Olympic probe

Nov. 25, 2022 01:53 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese prosecutors raided the headquarters of major advertising company Dentsu on Friday, as the investigation into corruption related to the Tokyo Olympics widened. Major local TV broadcasters showed Tokyo District Prosecutors and Japan Fair Trade Commission...

Once forbidden, gambling now embraced by NFL

Nov. 22, 2022 17:57 PM EST

Gambling has gone from the forbidden topic in the NFL to a key part of the league's present and future. The days of lobbying against widespread legalized sports betting, preventing broadcast partners from even discussing point spreads and even prohibiting players from holding a...

FTX lawyer: 'Substantial amount' of assets has been stolen

Nov. 22, 2022 14:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for FTX disclosed Tuesday that a “substantial amount" of assets has been stolen from the accounts of the collapsed cryptocurrency exchange, diminishing the odds that its millions of investors will get their money back. The admission came during FTX's...

Lydia Ko, Steven Alker, Ryan Fox make it big year for Kiwis

Nov. 22, 2022 13:07 PM EST

It would be a stretch to call 2022 the year of the Kiwi, but not by much. Steven Alker capped off one of the more remarkable stories on the PGA Tour Champions. He had no status when he turned 50 last year with three months left in the season and still made it to the postseason. And...

Hungarians demand end to pro-government bias in public media

Nov. 04, 2022 15:33 PM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Around 1,500 demonstrators gathered at the headquarters of Hungary's public media company Friday to protest what they say is biased news coverage and state-sponsored propaganda that favors the country's populist government. Demonstrators called for the...

Hunt for deep sea minerals draws scrutiny amid green push

Nov. 02, 2022 11:02 AM EDT

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — High demand for metals ranging from copper to cobalt is pushing the mining industry to explore the world’s deepest oceans, a troubling development for scientists who warn that extracting minerals from critical ecosystems that help regulate climate could cause...

Column: LIV gets through inaugural season with hurdles ahead

Nov. 01, 2022 11:12 AM EDT

Dustin Johnson says his hands “were not real steady” over a 3-foot par putt at Doral for the final meaningful stroke of a LIV Golf season in constant search of meaning. The putt meant more to his team than to someone who had made more than $100 million in 15 years on the PGA...

COP27's Coke sponsorship leaves bad taste with green groups

Oct. 24, 2022 05:46 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — This year’s United Nations climate summit is brought to you by Coke. Soft drink giant Coca-Cola Co.'s sponsorship of the flagship U.N. climate conference, known as COP27, sparked an online backlash and highlighted broader concerns about corporate lobbying and...

Haas F1 inks MoneyGram to 3-year title sponsorship deal

Oct. 20, 2022 15:15 PM EDT

Eight months after Haas F1 hastily pulled Russian sponsorship off its cars following Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the team has a new title sponsor. Even better for Haas, the only American-owned team in Formula One will be backed by a global company headquartered in Dallas. ...