Posts Tagged Business

$1.6M raised for Special Olympics expansion

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A fund drive has raised more than $1.6 million to help Special Olympics South Dakota expand its facility in Sioux Falls and introduce a new competition concept.

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Champions League draw wide open

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal celebrates his goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Cordoba at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium  in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 . (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

MONACO (AP) — Real Madrid’s Champions League title defense takes shape Thursday at one of the most open draws in years.

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NBC’s Emmycast logs robust 15.6 million viewership

Bryan Cranston kisses Julia Louis-Dreyfus, center front, as she accepts the award for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for her work on “Veep” at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says the Emmys thrived despite a Monday airing in the dog days of August.

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Lions announce name, sponsor of college bowl game

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have announced a name and sponsor for its college bowl game.

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ABC News makes changes at top broadcasts

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC News is making leadership changes behind the scenes at its top two broadcasts.

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