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BCS Playoffs Worth $500M a Year? | Media - Advertising Age
College football is looking at a massive money grab in TV rights fees and marketing opportunities when it moves to a playoff, beginning with the 2014 season. How much? Well, put it this way. ESPN picked up the rights to the Bowl Championship Series national championship game starting in 2011 with a four-year, $500 million deal.
Chris Berman to announce Monday Night Football game this fall? | June
Written by Ryan Yoder | 22 June 2012 ESPN has heard the complaints for years now that Chris Berman, the walking caricature, has worn out his welcome. Whether it be covering the NFL Draft, hosting the U.S. Open, or his forays into baseball, Berman's presence brings groans from the masses.
NBC bans Stanley Cup playoff viewing parties | May
Written by Brady Green | 24 May 2012 According to Fire and Ice, NBC has banned both the Rangers and the Devils from having viewing parties at their arenas for the remainder of their Conference Finals series.
Grade Mayor Emanuel's first year in office
How do you think Mayor Rahm Emanuel did in his first year as mayor? Use this interactive project to grade the mayor on five key topics. When you're finished, share your grade on Facebook or Twitter. Rahm Emanuel's Current Grade Point Average (Note: Your first name and last initial will appear with your remarks.)
Student loan debt a growing threat to the economy
Move over, mortgages. Get out of the way, Greece. Another economic doomsday scenario is emerging. Student loan debt has reached about $870 billion, exceeding credit cards and auto loans, and balances are expected to continue climbing, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said last month.
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Obama Believes Women Should Be Admitted to Augusta
A White House spokesman says President Barack Obama believes women should be admitted as members to the all-male Augusta National, home of the Masters golf tournament. White House press secretary Jay Carney says Obama's "personal opinion is that women should be admitted" to the golf club. Carney was asked about the issue Thursday.
Bebe Throws Bridal Bash in New Third Floor Suite
Contemporary women's store, bebe along with BRIDES magazine launched bebe Bridal last night on the newly designed 3rd floor of their Oak Street boutique. The "Vow to Wow" celebration was an evening of fashion and fun where over 200 guests and Project Runway All Star Rami Kashou previewed the collection of gowns and accessories, bridesmaid dresses and gifts.
Fashion, Beauty and Retail News - WWD.com
The brand is preparing to unveil a sporty ready-to-wear and accessories collection at London Fashion Week. The Nicole Richie Collection is set to debut on the home-shopping network's "The Buzz on the Red Carpet - Live From L.A." show on Feb. 24.