The University of Louisville’s college basketball championship win drew an audience of 23.4 million last night, capping a “March Madness” series that averaged the most viewers in 19 years, according to CBS Corp.
The Champions League final, the biggest soccer match of the year -- and, for that matter, the most watched sporting event on the planet -- will be played this weekend at Wembley Stadium in London. In a sense, though, the winner has already been declared: Germany.
President Barack Obama urged basketball fans to take a break from filling out brackets predicting college basketball tournament winners to visit the U.S. Agency for International Development’s website and consider making a donation “to help the people who have been devastated in Japan.”
Bloomberg's Betty Liu reports that President Barack Obama will provide a seasonal U.S. treat for British Prime Minister David Cameron’s official visit: March Madness. Obama and Cameron will attend a first-round game of the NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament at the University of Dayton. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)