NEW YORK (AP) — Next year HBO is cutting the cord and selling its popular streaming video service HBO Go as a stand-alone product, as more Americans choose to watch the Web, not the TV. Viewers longing to see “Game of Thrones”, “True Detective” and “Veep” will no longer have to pay big bucks for cable and satellite contracts. So, is this the end of pay-TV as we know it?
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs and Kentucky Downs settled their differences over September racing dates that had overshadowed efforts to set next year’s calendar for the state’s tracks, state horse racing regulators said Wednesday.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s budget for hosting the 2018 World Cup may face a squeeze as the ruble’s fall against the U.S. dollar makes imported construction materials more expensive, according to the head of the organizing committee.
BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Cash-strapped Serie B club Bologna is nearing a sale to a North American group.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jay Leno is returning to nightly television.