Former Major League Baseball Commissioner Fay Vincent said he’d be surprised if the sport turned to an outsider such as Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Officer Robert Iger to replace the retiring Bud Selig.
Facing angry veterans, an uphill climb for his party in this year’s elections and a possible sanctions war with Russia, President Barack Obama is turning to a time-tested safe harbor for U.S. presidents: sports.
Texas Rangers All-Star first baseman Prince Fielder is scheduled to have season-ending surgery on a herniated disc in his neck, a blow to a team that won at least 90 games each of the past four Major League Baseball seasons.
The Nebraska Tourism Commission paid for months of research. More than 3,500 corporate leaders, potential visitors and residents were interviewed. Today, the marketing campaign debuts: “Visit Nebraska. Visit Nice.”