SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Dutch syndicate withdrew its challenge for the America's Cup on Monday while an American group says it will continue on after restructuring its management team and continuing to...
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.
Fashion show blends Cuban private enterprise, US sponsorship
HAVANA (AP) — Models in Cuba strutted in paint-stained shirts and leather construction boots Thursday night in an unusual blend of local private enterprise and American corporate sponsorship.
The open-air fashion show put on by the Cuban label Clandestina and internet giant Google was titled "Country Under Construction" and took place outside Havana's Museum of Fine Arts.
Riverfront Park exploring corporate sponsorships as part of redevelopment
For the right price, companies and individual donors in Spokane may be able to get their name on a piece of the new Riverfront Park.
Brett Sports & Entertainment, owner of the Spokane Chiefs and Spokane Indians sports franchises, is accepting proposals on behalf of the city for naming opportunities within the downtown park. Riverfront Park’s newest attraction, the skating ribbon, will likely be the first feature to receive a sponsored moniker.
Tale of 2 cities: Olympics sponsors in Pyeongchang and Tokyo
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Winter Olympics coming to South Korea in February offer an example of the Olympian efforts often required to meet corporate sponsorship goals. Tokyo tells a different story: The coffers are already overflowing for the 2020 Summer Games.
It's a tale of two cities and two Olympics — winter and summer.
Anheuser-Busch adds feedback line, stands by NFL sponsorship
ST. LOUIS (AP) — One of the NFL's largest advertisers is taking feedback from consumers about recent national anthem protests, but stands by its sponsorship of the league.
More than 200 players kneeled or sat during the anthem after President Donald Trump's criticism last month regarding such protests. The move by the players prompted backlash from some fans.
Platt grad punches the clock at Fenway Park
BOSTON (AP) — As the minutes tick down before a Boston Red Sox home game, the State Street Pavilion is a flurry of activity.
The area is perched right behind home plate and holds one of the best views in all of New England. Upward of 300 baseball-crazed fans are feasting and talking baseball in anticipation before settling down for nine innings.
State Farm to be corporate sponsor of DOT roadside assistance service
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation said Monday that insurance giant State Farm will provide corporate sponsorship of the department's roadside assistance services.
The deal is the first of its kind for the department, according to DOT spokesman David Hunt.
Jazz, Qualtrics partner on jersey sponsorship for charity
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz will add a corporate sponsorship patch to their jerseys next season and use it to raise money for cancer research.
The team has partnered with Qualtrics to put a patch on the upper left-hand corner of the uniform that reads "5 FOR THE FIGHT ." The 5 For The Fight charity encourages people to donate $5 to cancer research through its website 5ForTheFight.org with the goal of raising $50 million.
DNR suggests higher fees, naming rights at state parks
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Higher fees, more electricity, rental cabins and corporate sponsorships could be in store for Wisconsin's state parks.
The 2015 state budget removed all state support from the parks and raised admission fees. Analysts say the move is projected to create an annual $1.4 million deficit in the parks account.
On the Waterfront: 76ers set for practice facility opening
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The dazzling rookie with the longest-lasting impact for the Philadelphia 76ers this season might not be Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid or Dario Saric: It could be the 125,000-square foot complex the Sixers expect to set the standard in the NBA.
Yes, perhaps it's fitting for a franchise that was once home to Allen Iverson — the Sixers are indeed talking about practice.
SIOUX CITY | The NAACP on Tuesday named Mercy Medical Center -- Sioux City as a corporate member of the civil rights organization.
The award was presented by NAACP Sioux City chapter president Flora Lee and treasurer Dick Hayes. The distinction goes to corporations that make at least a $5,000 donation to the organization.
The Sioux City chapter had two other corporate sponsors.
"Most of the previous corporations have left, or they've changed it," Lee said.
PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan high school that sold ads to be displayed on its new gym floor is moving forward on the project to replace the old floor.
The Times Herald of Port Huron reports (http://bwne.ws/29Jb5AN ) construction began last month.
Fundraising efforts were announced in 2015 and coincided with the celebration of the school's 50th year. Corporate sponsorship helped the school make its $120,000 "Fund Our...