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Apr 29, 2016, 13:47 ET Dry Creek Vineyard Selected as the Official Wine of the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series Events in New York and Chicago

 Dry Creek Vineyard announced today that it has been selected by the America's Cup Event Authority as the Official Wine of the Louis Vuitton...


Apr 29, 2016, 13:25 ET Kimberly Clark Professional Renews ARCA Race Sponsorship of SCOTT® 150 at Chicagoland Speedway

 Officials from Kimberly-Clark Professional, Chicagoland Speedway and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) announced today that...


Apr 28, 2016, 18:56 ET Ricky Rubio Offers First-Ever Training Experience For Youth Basketball Fans

Ricky Rubio fans have an opportunity to spend time with and learn from one of the NBA's top point guards in Minnesota this June. The Ricky Rubio...


Apr 28, 2016, 15:00 ET Valvoline™ to Construct Two Stock-Full Class Trucks for Baja 1000 Competition

Valvoline™ – the petroleum industry's first U.S. trademarked motor oil brand now celebrating its 150th anniversary – today...


Apr 28, 2016, 13:49 ET Sports Greats And Celebrities Sign-On For 27th American Century Championship At Tahoe, July 19-24

A blockbuster gathering of 90 major sports and entertainment stars – including Charles Barkley, Justin Timberlake and five NFL...


Apr 28, 2016, 12:07 ET Jaguar Land Rover North America Sponsors U.S. Armed Forces Team for Invictus Games Orlando 2016

Jaguar Land Rover North America will extend its support of the 2016 Invictus Games in Orlando, Florida as lead sponsor of the U.S. Team, which...


Apr 28, 2016, 11:30 ET Crafting Of Derby Winner's Garland Has Become A Derby Event Itself

 Continuing the tradition that began in 1987, with the 113th Kentucky Derby, Kroger master floral designers are again honored to create "The...


Apr 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Spendsetter Launches Special Olympics' Music City Corporate Challenge Mobile Application

Nashville based Spendsetter, Inc. recently partnered with Special Olympics' Music City Corporate Challenge (MCCC) team to help create their...


Apr 28, 2016, 10:00 ET Million Dollar Golf Challenge in Los Angeles

 Today, Brooks & Brooks Foundation, a 501c3 non profit charity dedicated to providing support to children and families in need, announced...


Apr 28, 2016, 10:00 ET Kate Upton And Jordan Smith To Headline Kentucky Oaks Events

 Churchill Downs Racetrack today announced that Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Model and Actress Kate Upton will serve as the First Lady of...


Apr 28, 2016, 08:50 ET Miss GEICO Racing Retools Engines and Racing Program for Comeback Season

The Miss GEICO Offshore Racing Team brings a new philosophy to the 2016 powerboat racing season in what team owners expect to be a "comeback year"...


Apr 28, 2016, 08:11 ET Smucker's® Unleashes The Power Of The PB&J To Support Team USA

 From school lunches to family picnics to team practices, America's iconic sandwich – the peanut butter and jelly - has played an...


Apr 28, 2016, 08:00 ET McCormick Announces 76th Annual Unsung Heroes Awards Banquet

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, today announced that Brenda Frese will deliver the keynote address at...


Apr 28, 2016, 06:58 ET Cuatro partes del mundo celebran el Día del Fútbol y la Amistad

Los participantes de la cuarta edición del programa internacional infantil FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP, llevado a cabo por la compañía...


Apr 28, 2016, 06:57 ET Les quatre coins du monde célèbrent la Journée du Football et de l'Amitié

Les participants de la quatrième saison du programme pour enfants FOOTBALL POUR L'AMITIE, implanté par l'entreprise Gazprom, ont...


Apr 28, 2016, 06:55 ET Quatro continentes comemoram o dia do Futebol e da Amizade

Os participantes da quarta edição do programa Internacional Infantil FUTEBOL PELA AMIZADE (F4F), criado pela empresa Gazprom,...


Apr 28, 2016, 06:50 ET Vier Kontinente feiern den Tag des Fußballs und der Freundschaft

Die Teilnehmer der vierten Saison des von Gazprom eingeführten Internationalen Programms für Kinder FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP feierten...


Apr 28, 2016, 06:47 ET Four Parts of the World are Celebrating Day of Football and Friendship

Participants of the fourth season of the International Children's FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP programme, implemented by Gazprom company, have...


Apr 27, 2016, 21:02 ET BBVA Compass Named Presenting Sponsor Of Cross-Country Bike Ride, Charity Campaign

 BBVA Compass is putting its name behind every push of the pedal as presenting sponsor of PURSUIT FOR THOSE WITH disABILITIES, a 3,500-mile...


Apr 27, 2016, 17:29 ET Toronto Announced as Home to World's First Transatlantic Professional Sports Team

 Today, Mayor John Tory announced Toronto as the newest expansion team to join the English Rugby Football League (RFL). This makes Toronto home...


Apr 27, 2016, 17:05 ET The New Sports Economy Institute to Lobby Congress Against Daily Fantasy and Sports Gambling

The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade is planning a Congressional hearing on daily fantasy sports (DFS) on May 11, 2016....


Apr 27, 2016, 15:57 ET ProfNet Experts Available on The Olympics, Prince's Estate, More

Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


Apr 27, 2016, 15:45 ET Grand Taste at the Meijer LPGA Classic to Feature Celebrity Chefs

The Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give continues to enhance its inaugural Grand Taste at the Meijer LPGA Classic event with the addition of three...


Apr 27, 2016, 14:02 ET Wounded Warrior Project Partners with the Invictus Games Orlando 2016

The Invictus Games are coming to Orlando, Florida, and Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) will be there to support the event and the competing...


Apr 27, 2016, 13:30 ET Toyota Adds Professional Snowboarder Chloe Kim to Team Toyota Roster

 Snowboarding star Chloe Kim – the youngest member of the U.S. Snowboard Pro team and the Olympic hopeful named one of TIME Magazine's...