USA Gymnastics poised to lose key sponsors in wake of sex abuse scandal

Procter & Gamble, Kelloggs, Under Armour and Hersheys poised to leave organization after Larry Nassar controversy USA Gymnastics is poised to lose four key sponsors in the wake of a sexual abuse scandal involving a […]

Dubai’s royal family dominates racing’s ‘Game of Thrones’

(CNN)It’s been dubbed the “Sport of Kings” — and no wonder given the number of royal families investing in horse racing and competing across the world. Follow @cnnsport Data compiled by shows that the […]

Carolina Panthers investigate workplace misconduct allegations against owner

The Carolina Panthers say they have launched an internal investigation into workplace misconduct allegations against founder and owner Jerry Richardson The Carolina Panthers say they have launched an internal investigation into workplace misconduct allegations against […]

Sky News faces uncertain future

Now it seems that Sky News could fall into Disney’s hands as a result of this latest piece of corporate wheeler-dealing. After all, Fox’s efforts to take over Sky become less politically sensitive if the […]

Disney just bought everything from ‘The Simpsons’ to ‘X-Men’

Rupert Murdoch… er… Mr. Burns with the Simpsons, who are now Disney property.Image: FOX via Getty Images It’s an arms race, and every media company is involved. Disney announced its much-anticipated acquisition of a big […]

What Wall Street Thinks About Disney’s $52 Billion Fox Hunt

Disney has finally chased down Fox, and the Street is declaring it a victory for both sides. Walt Disney Co. agreed to a deal to acquire a large portion of media mogul

Disney’s Deal With Fox Could Solve Hulu’s Ownership Headache

Walt Disney Co. will become the majority owner of Hulu LLC as part of the $52.4 billion deal with 21st Century Fox Inc., bringing stable leadership to its competition with larger rivals Netflix Inc. and […]

Blue Jackets hold off surge by Islanders to win 6-4

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Zach Werenski had a goal and an assist, and Sergei Bobrovsky knocked down 21 shots as the Columbus Blue Jackets held off a rally by the New York Islanders to win […]

A Phil Taylor v Wayne Mardle classic, football in the snow and an agile jockey

This weeks roundup also includes some Kevin Pressman penalty thwacking and some terrible rugby 1) The raucous PDC World Darts Championship is back again. In the competitions first year at Alexandra Palace in 2008 the […]

Sky and BT sign channel sharing deal

Gavin Patterson, chief executive of BT, said: “This is an important day for BT and for our customers, who will be able to enjoy a whole range of Sky’s sport and entertainment programming on their […]