Latest Corporate sponsorship News

Stewart-Haas inks Toco Warranty as new sponsor

Apr. 12, 2019 1:33 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Stewart-Haas Racing announced a partnership with Toco Warranty that will make the company a primary sponsor of Clint Bowyer's No. 14 Ford Mustang for four races this season. The company will debut with SHR during the April 26-28 race weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. Bowyer's car...

Democrats want feds to target the 'black box' of AI bias

Apr. 10, 2019 7:51 PM EDT

Congress is starting to show interest in prying open the "black box" of tech companies' artificial intelligence with oversight that parallels how the federal government checks under car hoods and audits banks. One proposal introduced Wednesday and co-sponsored by a Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Cory...

'Healthy Holly', once lucrative, now bane of Baltimore mayor

Apr. 3, 2019 8:00 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — "Healthy Holly" is a polite African American girl with devoted parents and a little brother. She loves exercise. She craves fresh fruit and vegetables. And she's now the bane of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's existence. Since the state prosecutor's office began a criminal investigation...

New Davis Cup goes virtual to increase sponsorship revenue

Apr. 1, 2019 5:36 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — The changes in the Davis Cup go beyond its revamped format. In addition to a new playing formula that will bring nations together for a weeklong tournament in a single venue, the Davis Cup is also implementing a new sponsorship strategy that will make tennis' top team competition look...

The Latest: USC open to modifying LA Coliseum name change

Mar. 29, 2019 5:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on controversy over plans to change the name of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (all times local): 2 p.m. The University of Southern California says it's amenable to accepting the wishes of veterans and modifying a name change for Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as long as...

Thunder add jersey sponsor patch; now on all 30 NBA teams

Mar. 15, 2019 8:26 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder are adding a jersey patch, becoming the 30th and final NBA team with a corporate sponsorship on their uniform. The team says the patch with the logo of Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores will be on Thunder uniforms starting with their game Saturday...

VF Corporation sponsors Colorado Classic bike race

Feb. 28, 2019 4:38 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The VF Corporation will become a title sponsor of the women-only Colorado Classic bike race scheduled for Aug. 22-25. The Colorado Sun reported Wednesday that the outdoor apparel and footwear company has agreed to a two-year sponsorship contract with the event's organizers. The professional...

Klobuchar defends her record on regulating medical devices

Feb. 28, 2019 9:39 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In her more than two terms as a U.S. senator representing Minnesota, Amy Klobuchar has built a reputation as an effective champion for consumer safety, sponsoring bills that improve swimming pool safety, ban lead in children's products and tackle the nation's opioid crisis. "Consumers...