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British runner Pavey says Nike froze sponsorship when pregnant

British distance runner Jo Pavey has become the latest female athlete to complain that Nike halted her sponsorship payments when she was pregnant, Sky News reported on Thursday....

British runner Pavey says Nike froze sponsorship when pregnant

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Athletics-British runner Pavey says Nike froze sponsorship when pregnant British distance runner Jo Pavey has become the latest female athlete to complain that Nike halted her sponsorship payments when she was pregnant, Sky News reported on Thursday....
20:16, 05/16/2019

Olympian runner Jo Pavey accuses Nike of punishing her ‘for being pregnant’ British Olympian runner Jo Pavey accused Nike of punishing female athletes for starting a family after she revealed the brand froze her endorsement money when she became pregnant....
06:48, 05/17/2019

Nike Called Out By Three Olympians Over Punitive Sponsorship Policy For Pregnant Athletes American 800-meter specialist Alysia Montaño has won six national championships, but she may be most famous for running the 2014 race while eight months pregnant with her daughter. Montaño, a 2012 Olympian, also ran in 2017 while five months pregnant...
21:32, 05/23/2019

Congresswomen press Nike about its treatment of pregnant athletes Members of Congress are asking Nike executives for details on the company’s treatment of female athletes following reports that company stopped paying some athletes while they were pregnant....
16:48, 05/21/2019

Under Fire For Its Treatment Of Pregnant Athletes, Nike Changes Policy Having faced increased scrutiny regarding its treatment of pregnant athletes, Nike is changing its policy to guarantee a pregnant athlete's pay and bonuses cannot be cut over the 18-month period......
23:32, 08/16/2019

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship contracts....
21:32, 08/17/2019

Nike to waive performance targets for pregnant athletes: report Sportswear giant Nike will waive performance-based targets for 12 months for any of their pregnant athletes after several runners revealed they had their payments frozen, according to a New York Times report on Friday....
05:48, 05/25/2019

Nike to waive performance targets for pregnant athletes - report "Sportswear giant Nike will waive performance-based targets for 12 months for any of their pregnant athletes after several runners revealed they had their payments frozen, according to a New York Times report on Friday."...
07:00, 05/25/2019

After Backlash, Nike Puts Protections for Pregnant Athletes in Writing Protections for their pregnant athletes? After facing criticism for not including allowances for maternity and postnatal leave in its sponsorship contracts, Nike has decided to “just do it.”...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Athletics-Nike to waive performance targets for pregnant athletes - report Sportswear giant Nike will waive performance-based targets for 12 months for any of their pregnant athletes after several runners revealed they had their payments frozen, according to a New York Times report on Friday....
07:16, 05/25/2019

Boris Johnson now the front-runner to replace Theresa May as British PM British politician Boris Johnson took a big step toward succeeding Theresa May as prime minister, winning the first round of Conservative Party voting Thursday....
10:32, 06/13/2019

British runner Sharp received death threats for Semenya comments British runner Lynsey Sharp said on Friday she had received death threats for past comments about South African Caster Semenya's "advantage" in middle distance races....
16:16, 05/03/2019

British judge orders disabled 22-week pregnant woman to have abortion A British judge ordered Friday that an abortion be performed on a mentally disabled woman who is 22 weeks pregnant, despite objections from the woman and her mother....
06:48, 06/22/2019

British court overturns ruling forcing disabled pregnant woman to have abortion A British court overruled a lower court's ruling that would have forced a mentally disabled woman to undergo an abortion 22 weeks into her pregnancy....
05:00, 06/25/2019

Duchess Meghan guest edited British Vogue's September issue while pregnant Duchess Meghan is the guest editor for British Vogue's iconic September Issue, which will feature an interview with Michelle Obama.        ...
13:48, 07/29/2019

Schizophrenic British man convicted of murdering pregnant daughter's husband escapes psychiatric hospital, police say Authorities in England were searching Monday for a schizophrenic man — convicted of killing his pregnant daughter's husband years ago — who escaped a psychiatric hospital last week....
12:48, 08/05/2019

Cop who ‘froze’ during Las Vegas shooting massacre is fired A cowardly Las Vegas cop who admitted that he froze in a hallway while responding to the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history has been fired, department officials said. Officer Cordell Hendrex — who was caught on body camera footage wai...
02:32, 07/04/2019

The Raptors froze against the Warriors, but the title stays theirs to lose A head-scratching timeout by Toronto coach Nick Nurse may have swung the outcome of Game 5, but the Raptors remain favorites to win the NBA title with Kevin Durant gone for goodIt took a shooting barrage for Golden State to overcome the Raptors, 106-...
11:48, 06/11/2019

Russia Sanctions Froze His Fortune. Can the 4th Amendment Unlock It? A Manhattan investor and Trump donor with business ties to the heirs of Prince can’t get access to his money. A lawsuit says it amounts to an unreasonable seizure of property....
11:32, 07/01/2019

After I froze my eggs, dating was great — and I found a husband At 35-years-old, Saya Nagori had tried it all when it came to dating, from apps and set-ups to a laundry list of mediocre relationships. But the key to finding her Mr. Right, it turns out, was something much more unexpected. “I met my husband three m...
16:16, 08/05/2019

Las Vegas Police Fire Officer Who ‘Froze’ During 2017 Massacre The officer, who said he was “terrified with fear,” remained on a floor below where a gunman fired from a hotel room into a crowd of concertgoers, killing 58 people....
09:48, 07/03/2019

Inventor accidentally froze entire neighborhood’s garage doors We often take modern conveniences like keyless entry and automatic garage doors for granted, but residents of North Olmsted, Ohio, just experienced what it is like to have both of those features taken away without warning. As WKYC reports, city resid...
17:48, 05/07/2019

We froze the salaries of 20 executives – and it improved the lives of 500 employees | John Driscoll Executive pay is skyrocketing in the US. But I froze the salaries of my top team to benefit other workers – and it workedFive years ago, as a newly minted CEO of healthcare services company called CareCentrix, I had a complicated challenge. Related: ...
03:00, 05/16/2019

Crazy inventor froze an entire neighborhood’s garage doors and key fobs on accident We often take modern conveniences like keyless entry and automatic garage doors for granted, but residents of North Olmsted, Ohio, just experienced what it is like to have both of those features taken away without warning. As WKYC reports, city resid...
21:48, 05/06/2019

Mark Rylance resigns from RSC over BP sponsorship Actor says Royal Shakespeare Company deal helps oil firm ‘obscure reality of its activities’With its links to BP, I can’t stay in the RSC | Mark RylanceOne of the UK’s most respected actors is to resign from the Royal Shakespeare Companyas a backlash...
12:00, 06/21/2019

England soccer teams tie up $76 million sponsorship deal with BT The English Football Association (FA) signed a five-year deal with telecoms firm BT Tuesday to become the exclusive lead partner for all England soccer teams and its Wembley Stadium home....
08:48, 06/04/2019

Adidas extends sponsorship of Real Madrid until 2028 Adidas will extend its sponsorship of Spanish soccer side Real Madrid until 2028, the German sportswear firm said on Wednesday, as it battles fierce competition in Europe from Nike and a resurgent Puma ....
11:00, 05/08/2019

Banner – UMC to announce El Tour de Tucson title sponsorship TUCSON – Banner – University Medical Center is set to officially announce title sponsorship of the 37th El Tour de Tucson on Monday. The official 2019 tour name will be announced at 10:30 a.m., at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, 1501 N. Campbell A...
09:48, 08/19/2019

Southampton agree record shirt sponsorship deal with LD Sports "Southampton have agreed a three-year kit sponsorship deal with Chinese start-up LD Sports which represents the most lucrative partnership in the club\u0027s history, the Premier League outfit said on Monday."...
10:16, 05/13/2019

Swiss minister under fire for tobacco sponsorship of Expo pavilion Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis is under fire from the nation's medical elite over a 1.8 million Swiss francs ($1.8 million) sponsoring deal with tobacco giant Philip Morris International to help fund Switzerland's Expo 2020 pavilion in Dubai....
08:00, 07/24/2019

Olympics - Sponsorship rule change will not apply to everyone: Canadian official Changes in Germany to the Olympic rule that restricted sponsorship opportunities for athletes during a Games are not a "one-size-fits-all" decision for all countries, Canadian Olympic Committee President Tricia Smith said on Wednesday....
08:48, 06/26/2019

'League of Legends' publisher hires Nielsen to measure sponsorship value Tencent Holdings Ltd's Riot Games said on Thursday that Nielsen Holdings PLC will measure the value of sponsoring Riot's "League of Legends," the most-watched esport in the world, through next year....
06:00, 06/27/2019

Fund Your Favorite Open-Source Projects Using Github's New Sponsorship Program We’re big fans of open source software and the ethos of freedom, security, and transparency that often drives such projects. But software development and upkeep are not cheap, and even the most capable open source developers need help now and again. ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

AOC Memorial Day video controversy causes minor league team to lose sponsorship A Washington Nationals minor league baseball affiliate lost a sponsorship Wednesday days after a Memorial Day tribute video showed an image of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., between dictators Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro while former Presiden...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Citigroup CEO defends bank's sponsorship of event honoring controversial Brazilian president Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat defended the bank's sponsorship of an event honoring Brazil's controversial president Jair Bolsonaro saying the company spends "a lot of time" making sure people understand the company's support of the LGBT...
10:00, 05/02/2019

AOC Memorial Day video controversy causes minor league team to lose second major sponsorship A Washington Nationals minor league lost a second major sponsorship Thursday, days after a Memorial Day tribute video showed an image of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., between dictators Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro while former President Rona...
09:16, 05/31/2019

Former Kings Executive Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Repurposing $13.4 Million Of Sponsorship Loot Former Sacramento Kings and Miami Heat chief revenue officer Jeffrey David was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday for embezzling $13.4 million from two Kings sponsors in an arena naming rights scheme he executed in 2015. David pleaded guilty t...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Memphis law firm files lawsuit after botched Penny Hardaway sponsorship deal Reaves Law Firm is suing Tiger Sports Properties alleging it agreed to an exclusive marketing and sponsorship contract with Penny Hardaway without his approval.       ...
14:16, 08/05/2019

Tokyo 2020 Games domestic sponsorship tops $3 billion as companies pile in The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have generated record domestic sponsorship revenues of more than $3 billion, the International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday - three times more than any previous summer Games....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Howard University to add golf teams after receiving sponsorship from NBA star Stephen Curry At a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive, the two-time NBA MVP is planning a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years....
04:16, 08/19/2019

Bernie Sanders awkwardly criticizes Washington Post event he was speaking at due to financial sponsorship Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., provoked some laughter when he appeared on Tuesday at a major outlet's event focused on interviewing the 2020 candidate on his vision for America....
14:00, 07/16/2019

Protesters at San Francisco Pride parade block street in show against Google, corporate sponsorship, police Protesters clashed with police Sunday at the 49th annual San Francisco Pride parade and at least 12 demonstrators sat down in the street with arms linked, blocking the route to protest the involvement of police and corporations including Google....
22:32, 06/30/2019

Grunewald, runner with cancer who inspired many, dies at 32 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gabriele Grunewald, one of the country’s top middle-distance runners, has died at her home in Minneapolis after inspiring many with her long and public fight against cancer. She was 32. Her husband, Justin Grunewald, posted o...
07:16, 06/12/2019

Joe Biden is the clear 2020 front-runner now The lengthy run-up to Joe Biden's official entrance into the 2020 race was, in a word, shaky. Which makes his flawless execution of the early days of his actual candidacy all the more impressive....
23:00, 05/09/2019

U.S. Runner Gabriele Grunewald Dies of Cancer at 32 Gabriele Grunewald, one of the country’s top middle-distance runners, has died at her home in Minneapolis after inspiring many with her long and public fight against cancer. She was 32.       ...
18:00, 06/12/2019

Georgia runner impaled by javelin, has surgery Georgia track athlete Elija Godwin was impaled by a javelin already in the ground during practice Tuesday. He had surgery and is expected to make a full recovery....
14:16, 05/08/2019

| US runner Grunewald dies at 32 after cancer battle Gabriele Grunewald, who became an inspirational figure to thousands of fans after continuing to compete at a high level despite a decade-long battle with cancer, has died....
18:16, 06/12/2019

Joe Biden is the Democratic front-runner — but he is vulnerable In the survey, 66% of Democratic primary voters say they'd be enthusiastic or comfortable about Biden as their nominee to take on President Trump in the 2020 election. Just 32% express reservations....
07:00, 06/16/2019

Minnesota runner who inspired many is in grave condition MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota championship runner who has inspired many during her long, public fight against cancer is in grave condition. Gabriele Grunewald’s husband says she was moved to comfort care at a Minneapolis hospital Sunday. The S...
10:16, 06/10/2019

The runner who makes elaborate artwork with his feet and a map Lenny Maughan has been turning his routes into art, choosing paths that when viewed on a map form illustrations Crafting a running route is a delicate process, especially in a city like San Francisco: you’ve got to find somewhere safe and scenic, avo...
11:48, 07/28/2019

Wings trade MVP runner-up Cambage to Aces The Dallas Wings have traded Liz Cambage to Las Vegas for Moriah Jefferson, Isabelle Harrison and the Aces' first two picks in 2020, according to ESPN and multiple reports....
10:16, 05/16/2019

Westwood’s 1997 ‘Blade Runner’ is playable again on PC For years it seemed Westwood's Blade Runner might be lost for good. The 1997 adventure game that meticulously recreated the film's universe has becoming increasingly difficult to play on modern PCs. In 2003, the game's source code was ...
08:32, 06/18/2019

I transformed from a smoking, overweight mess to a marathon runner In her 20s, Brittany O’Neill was a self-proclaimed mess. Then living on the Upper West Side, she smoked a pack and a half of Marlboro Lights a day, had six figures of student loan debt and her job running a theater company had some unhealthy side eff...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Runner Gabriele Grunewald Dead at 32 After Cancer Battle Gabriele Grunewald has passed away at the age of 32. After battling cancer for over a decade, the U.S. runner and Olympic hopeful died on Tuesday evening. Gabriele's husband, Justin......
17:32, 06/12/2019

Factbox: Kenyan distance runner Eliud Kipchoge World record holder Eliud Kipchoge is to make another attempt at breaking two hours for the marathon later this year, probably in the United Kingdom....
21:16, 05/05/2019

Russian runner suspended for working with banned coach: AIU Russian runner Artyom Denmukhametov has been provisionally suspended for working with banned coach Vladimir Kazarin, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Friday....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Johnson completes runner-up grand slam at PGA Championship Dustin Johnson narrowly missed out on winning his second career major at the PGA Championship on Sunday but in doing so he joined some very select company by completing the career runner-up grand slam....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Greek election front-runner keeps campaign unusually low-key Greece’s conservative opposition leader is maintaining an intense campaign schedule ahead of an early parliamentary election that opinion polls say is likely to make him the next prime minister...
14:16, 07/04/2019

Runner-up Harrison's Superbike TT bid hindered by "surging" Kawasaki Isle of Man Superbike TT runner-up Dean Harrison says he suffered from a mysterious "surging" issue with his Kawasaki on the second lap of Monday's race...
13:16, 06/04/2019

Max Scherzer, not Hyun-Jin Ryu, should be the front-runner for NL Cy Young Award Scherzer is striking out more batters per nine innings than Ryu, doesn’t get as much run support as Ryu and plays in front of one of the worst fielding teams in the majors this season....
10:00, 06/18/2019

Runner-up Koepka says not winning U.S. Open 'doesn't sting' Brooks Koepka came close to winning a third consecutive U.S. Open on Sunday but while he had to settle for second place behind Gary Woodland the world number one was far from down on himself....
21:16, 06/16/2019

Runner-up Koepka says not winning US Open 'doesn't sting' "Brooks Koepka came close to winning a third consecutive US Open on Sunday but while he had to settle for second place behind Gary Woodland the world number one was far from down on himself."...
02:32, 06/17/2019

Runner killed by lightning strike during race in Italy A 44-year-old Norwegian woman was struck and killed by lightning while running a race in Italy over the weekend. The Südtirol Ultra Skyrace organizers called off the 75-mile ultramarathon due to extreme weather conditions 30 minutes before the incide...
16:16, 07/30/2019

As a runner, Allyson Felix didn’t want to speak out. As a mom, she felt she had to. The most decorated female Olympian in American history always shied away from speaking out. As she eyes a fifth Olympics after the birth of her first child, that's changing....
05:16, 07/31/2019

Classic Blade Runner Game Is About To Get A Lot Easier To Play Westwood’s Blade Runner point-and-click adventure from 1997 isn’t just a fantastic game in its own right, it’s also one of—if not the—finest adaptations in video game history. If you haven’t played it, maybe now’s a good time to start....
19:00, 06/17/2019

Distance runner dead at 32 after long cancer battle A decorated distance runner who captured hearts with her inspiring fight against a rare form of cancer has died “peacefully with no suffering,” her husband announced. Gabriele Grunewald, 32, died late Tuesday, a decade after being diagnosed with an a...
13:16, 06/12/2019

San Francisco runner makes intricate drawings with the help of running app A San Francisco runner is living out his childhood dream of being an artist with a little help from a running app.       ...
09:16, 08/02/2019

Blade Runner Star Rutger Hauer Has Passed Away Rutger Hauer, a staple in science fiction and fantasy, has died at the age of 75. As reported by Variety, the Dutch actor who starred alongside Harrison Ford in Blade Runner passed away after a short illness. Read more......
12:48, 07/24/2019

Rutger Hauer, 'Blade Runner' co-star, dies at 75 Rutger Hauer, a dashing Dutch actor who battled Harrison Ford in the science-fiction classic "Blade Runner" and excelled in bad-guy roles, died July 19 after a short illness, his longtime agent Steve Kenis told The Hollywood Reporter....
17:48, 07/24/2019

Rutger Hauer, Blade Runner actor has died at age 75 NEW YORK (AP) – Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialized in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in “Blade Runner” opposite Harrison Ford, has died. He was 75. Hauer’s agent, Steve Kenis, say...
11:48, 07/24/2019

Reds Allow Runner To Score From Second Base On Sac Fly Like Big Sleepy Idiots It was an extremely unimpressive night for the Cincinnati Reds, who suffered a 5–1 loss against the Angels in Anaheim. They gave up their first run of the night on a leadoff inside-the-park dinger to Tommy La Stella, and they gave up the final run of...
07:16, 06/26/2019

Blade Runner Actor Rutger Hauer Has Died at 75 (NEW YORK) — Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialized in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in “Blade Runner” opposite Harrison Ford, has died. He was 75. Hauer’s agent, Steve Kenis, says t...
14:32, 07/24/2019

LA Marathon disqualifies 70-year-old runner for alleged cheating LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Marathon disqualified 70-year-old runner Frank Meza, saying video shows he left the course during his record-setting performance in March and that his time during one stretch was so fast it was “impossible,” ...
00:16, 07/02/2019

Man pleads guilty to fatally stabbing runner in Washington WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a man has pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing a runner near her apartment in the nation’s capital. Anthony Crawford pleaded guilty Friday to a first-degree murder charge in connection wit...
13:32, 06/21/2019

Biden, Now the Front-Runner, Gives First Speech as 2020 Candidate The former vice president, appearing in a region undergoing political realignment, vowed to revive the middle class and stressed the importance of Pennsylvania in the election....
15:48, 04/29/2019

Kenyan marathon runner tests positive for strychnine MONACO (AP) — Kenyan marathon runner Felix Kirwa has been banned for nine months after testing positive for strychnine, a drug commonly known as rat poison. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa has been banned until Nov. 14 and disqualified from h...
03:32, 06/12/2019

Actor Rutger Hauer, of ‘Blade Runner’ fame, has died at 75 Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialized in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in “Blade Runner” opposite Harrison Ford, has died. He was 75....
08:16, 07/27/2019

UK PM front-runner Johnson pledges to 'end the digital divide' by 2025 Boris Johnson, the front-runner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, pledged on Sunday to "end the digital divide" in Britain with the rollout of full fiber broadband by 2025....
16:32, 06/16/2019

Distance runner Gabriele Grunewald inspires even after her death from cancer “The things she taught me and my family about grace and perseverance, and about hope will live with us for the rest of our lives,” HGTV’s Chip Gaines said....
12:16, 06/12/2019

Dutch Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer dies at 75: ANP Dutch actor Rutger Hauer, best known for his role in science fiction classic Blade Runner, died on July 19 after a short illness, Dutch news agency ANP reported on Wednesday, citing his family. He was 75....
12:16, 07/24/2019

Runner’s heartbroken husband posts photo of her ‘before she heads up to heaven’ A distance runner who has been battling a rare form of cancer for the past decade is now in grave condition, her heartbroken husband confirmed to The Post. Gabriele Grunewald, 32, who was diagnosed with adenoid cystic carcinoma in 2009 while at the U...
20:48, 06/10/2019

Graham Smith First Transy All-American with Runner-Up Finish in the D-3 Championships Transylvania Athletics Geneva, Ohio – Transylvania men’s track and field senior Graham Smith [transysports.prestosports.com] made history for the Transylvania track and field program on Thursday evening, finishing as the national runner-up in...
19:32, 05/23/2019

Dutch Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer dies at 75 -ANP Dutch actor Rutger Hauer, best known for his role in 1982 science fiction classic Blade Runner, died on July 19 after a short illness, Dutch news agency ANP reported on Wednesday, citing his family. He was 75....
11:32, 07/24/2019

Dustin Johnson Completes a Grand Slam of Runner-Up Finishes “Yay,” Johnson said when told the news that he now had a second-place finish in each of the four majors. This time, he lost to his friend and training partner, Brooks Koepka....
19:48, 05/19/2019

Rutger Hauer, star of Blade Runner, dies aged 75 Dutch actor renowned for his role as ‘replicant’ Roy Batty in Ridley Scott’s sci fi epic, was equally at home in Hollywood and European cinema•Peter Bradshaw on Rutger Hauer: an icily elegant presence with a touch of self-aware drolleryRutger Hauer, ...
18:16, 07/24/2019

Watch: Vladimir Guerrero Jr. throws out runner from seat of pants Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Vladimir Guerrero Jr. completed a unique putout Thursday, throwing out Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers from the seat of his pants....
07:00, 05/24/2019

'Blade Runner' actor Rutger Hauer dies aged 75 The film star passed away at his Dutch home after a short illness. The world of the big screen paid tribute to the actor who starred opposite Harrison Ford in Blade Runner....
04:32, 07/25/2019

Reports: Robert Pattinson front-runner to portray Batman Robert Pattinson is the front-runner to portray Batman in Warner Bros. upcoming solo film based on the caped crusader, according to multiple reports....
08:00, 05/17/2019

Runner Gabriele 'Gabe' Grunewald dies at 32 after battle with cancer The husband of decorated American long-distance runner Gabriele Grunewald announced on Instagram Tuesday evening that his wife had passed away at age 32, ending her long-fought battle with cancer since she was first diagnosed a decade ago....
04:32, 06/12/2019

Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa’s ban will end on May 7, 2023, when she will be 38. Kirwa, who was born in Kenya but switched nationa...
05:00, 06/17/2019

Insults, projectiles, well-intentioned fat-shaming: the perils of being a plus-size runner It is hard enough to exercise when you are overweight, so why do people feel the need to add their judgment to the workload?“Well, what is an athlete? It’s somebody that gets up, and does what they need to do. Just because they don’t look or act like...
07:32, 05/12/2019

Rwandan runner wins Italy race after ban on Africans lifted TRIESTE, Italy (AP) — Noel Hitimana of Rwanda has won the Trieste half marathon, a week after the race revoked its ban on African runners following an outcry of racism accusations. Hitimana clocked 1 hour, 3 minutes and 28 seconds. Volha Mazuronak of...
09:00, 05/05/2019

2018 Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson loses in 3rd round Last year's Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson beaten by 26th-seeded Guido Pella 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (4) on Centre Court        ...
09:48, 07/05/2019

2019 WCOTY Runner Ups Hyundai Santro, Kia Soul Are Big Winners While the Jaguar I-Pace bagged three awards at WCOTY 2019 including the prestigious World Car Of The Year award, even the Hyundai Santro and Kia Soul were nominated for multiple categories....
09:00, 05/01/2019

Distance Runner Celebrates Victory One Lap Too Early, Finishes In Tenth Ethiopian distance runner Hagos Gebrhiwet experienced the thrill of victory last weekend at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne, an experience he immediately chased with the agony of defeat. Gebrhiwet was leading the 5000-meter field into what he bel...
14:16, 07/08/2019

Front-runner in Brazil’s election wants to pull out of climate treaty The far-right winner of the first round of Brazil's presidential election wants to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement and cut down the Amazon rainforest...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Max Scherzer, not Hyun-Jin Ryu, should be the front-runner for this year’s NL Cy Young Award Scherzer is striking out more batters per nine innings than Ryu, doesn’t get as much run support as Ryu and plays in front of one of the worst fielding teams in the majors this season....
10:00, 06/18/2019

Trump team claims unfamiliar position: front-runner WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump spent his first campaign as an underdog, written off by the political establishment and down on his own chances on Election Night. But as he and his team gear up for re-election, they’re claiming an unfa...
11:16, 05/08/2019

70-Year-Old Disqualified Marathon Runner Found Dead In The L.A. River Frank Meza, the 70-year-old distance runner who had his age group–record time at the L.A. Marathon disqualified on Monday after officials deemed that he had cheated, was found dead in the Los Angeles River on Thursday morning, according to local TV s...
12:48, 07/05/2019

Norwegian runner struck, killed by lightning during ultramarathon in Italy, officials say A Norwegian woman was struck and killed by lightning during an ultramarathon in Italy over the weekend as severe storms blasted the region, according to officials....
10:16, 07/31/2019

The Fiver | The football equivalent of Wile E Coyote trying to catch Road Runner Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The hope for Tottenham when they built their big, brand new, shining home (that from the air rather unfortunately looks like a toilet seat), was it would be a venue where they could watch a young, vi...
08:48, 05/01/2019

22-year-old Cleveland Marathon runner dies after collapsing near finish line A participant in Sunday’s 42nd annual Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon died after she collapsed near the finish line, authorities said. The runner was identified as 22-year-old Taylor Ceepo. The recent graduate from Walsh University was pronounced dead at...
13:32, 05/20/2019

Nurse marathon runner denied world record for wearing scrubs A nurse who ran the fastest marathon in uniform has been denied a spot in the record books — because she was wearing modern-day scrubs instead of an old-fashioned nurses dress. Jessica Anderson finished last week’s London Marathon in 3.08...
21:48, 05/05/2019

Memorial services for runner who died of rare cancer to include tribute run Gabriele Ivy Grunewald is still encouraging others to run. Memorial services for the 32-year-old elite distance runner from Minnesota who died Tuesday following a 10-year battle against a rare and aggressive salivary gland cancer will include a one-m...
14:48, 06/14/2019

103-year-old runner called ‘Hurricane’ Hawkins is setting world records For centenarian Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins, age is nothing but a number — and a goal racing distance. During the National Senior Games this week, Louisiana-based Hawkins, who is 103-years-young, took home the gold for the 100-meter d...
10:16, 06/19/2019

San Francisco runner makes art with GPS-tracking fitness apps Strava, MapMyRun Frida Kahlo, pizza, California -- his runs have drawn them. This man tracks runs to make art on San Francisco streets using GPS-tracking fitness apps.       ...
02:48, 08/02/2019

US Runner Collapses Near Marathon Finish Line, Dies Days After Graduating A 22-year-old participant in the Cleveland Marathon died Sunday after collapsing near the finish line. The cause of death for the runner, Taylor Ceepo, was not immediately known....
01:00, 05/20/2019

Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool look well set to avoid the curse of the runner-up | Sachin Nakrani On four previous occasions the club have followed a tilt at the title with a season that has proved to be largely disappointingBefore Liverpool’s game against Wolves on Sunday, the eye was drawn to a new item of clothing being offered by the merchand...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Rosie Ruiz, runner stripped of Boston, NYC marathon titles, dies at 66 Rosie Ruiz, a woman whose 1980 New York City and Boston marathon titles were stripped from her after she was found to be cheating, died last month in Florida, her obituary indicates. She was 66....
17:16, 08/08/2019

Rutger Hauer, genre actor and Blade Runner icon, has died at 75 Enlarge / Hauer on the set of Blade Runner. (credit: Warner Bros) Dutch actor Rutger Hauer, an icon of genre fiction perhaps best known to general audiences for his portrayal of renegade android Roy Batty in Ridley Scott’s 1982 cult classic Blade R...
17:16, 07/24/2019

Death of marathon runner, 70, disqualified for cheating, ruled suicide: coroner The marathon runner who was found dead in a river last week after being disqualified from the Los Angeles Marathon for alleged cheating died by suicide, the coroner's office said....
11:32, 07/09/2019

Alfa Romeo adds eROC champion and F1 Esports runner-up to team Alfa Romeo has signed 2018 F1 Esports runner-up Daniel Bereznay to its line-up for season three, as well as adding eROC champion James Baldwin to its F1 roster...
15:32, 07/11/2019

Gabriele Grunewald: Professional runner inspired 'hope' in cancer fight Gabriele Grunewald, a professional runner who continued her athletic career during an ongoing battle with cancer, has been hailed as an inspiration after succumbing to her decade-long fight with the disease at the age of 32....
06:00, 06/12/2019

Rutger Hauer: from Blade Runner to Buffy the Vampire Slayer – in pictures The Dutch actor, who has died aged 75, had a long career playing – mostly – villains and ne’er-do-wells, but his charisma and force was always apparent•Peter Bradshaw on Rutger Hauer: an icily elegant presence with a touch of self-aware drollery Cont...
01:48, 07/25/2019

Court Rules That Runner Caster Semenya Must Take Medication to Reduce Testosterone If She Wants to Compete In what might be the most bizarre judgment against an Olympic athlete ever, South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya lost her legal landmark case and now, if she wants to compete in international events between 400m and a mile in length, sh...
04:16, 05/02/2019

Morning Routines – the making of long-distance runner Scott Jurek – video What ingredients are required to make an ultramarathon runner? In Boulder, Colorado, Scott Jurek has concocted quite the recipe that has kept him going the distance for the past two decades. He runs anywhere between 50 miles to over 150 miles, and in...
07:32, 05/01/2019

A scent of summer: Anna Jones’ runner-bean recipes | The Modern Cook Runner beans show their versatility in a dipping dish you can make in a flash at a barbecue, and a Turkish bean stew drenched in tomatoey sauce The smell of runner beans, warm from the pan, competes with barbecues and damp grass for the scent of summ...
05:16, 07/26/2019

Bernie Sanders, No Longer the Front-Runner, Brings Campaign Home to Vermont His themes are familiar, but his status — he is now second in the polls — has changed. He is starting to host in-person fund-raisers, with ticket prices starting at $27....
17:16, 05/25/2019

Bill Bennett: Front-runner Biden will be 'damaged' by 'gaffes,' 'rehash of his history' A new Monmouth University poll shows that Joe Biden is the clear front-runner for New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation Democratic primary, but former Education Secretary Bill Bennett is cautioning there’s a “long way” to go....
10:00, 05/10/2019

Jerez MotoGP runner-up Rins amused by marshal taking part from bike Alex Rins says he was amused by the footage of a marshal at Jerez taking a minor component from his Suzuki MotoGP bike at the end of the Spanish Grand Prix...
06:48, 05/06/2019

Marathon Runner Denied "Fastest Nurse" World Record Over Wrong Outfit Jessica Anderson was "quite shocked" to learn her application had been rejected because her outfit "didn't meet their criteria.": Anderson told The Washington Post....
20:32, 05/05/2019

UK PM front-runner Boris Johnson says trade deal can break Brexit deadlock Boris Johnson, the favorite to become Britain's new prime minister, said on Sunday the country could leave the European Union by agreeing a free trade agreement that would remove the need for one of the more problematic parts of a previous deal....
14:00, 07/21/2019

Los Angeles Marathon runner, 70, who set record time disqualified after officials determined he cheated A 70-year-old Los Angeles Marathon runner who set a record run for his age group during the event in March was disqualified Sunday after officials determined he violated several rules....
12:16, 07/03/2019

Fellow athletes send love to gravely ill long-distance runner Gabriele Grunewald The husband of decorated American long-distance runner Gabriele Grunewald posted to Instagram calling on supporters to send “one last message” to his wife as her long battle with cancer comes to a close....
09:32, 06/11/2019

Swiss court bars intersex female runner Caster Semenya from 800 at world championships Caster Semenya won't defend her 800-meter title and compete in the world track and field championships after a Switzerland court reversed its ruling.       ...
08:16, 07/31/2019

L.A. Museum Opens New Exhibit of Dystopian Vehicles From Movies Like Blade Runner and Mad Max: Fury Road If you’ve never been to the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, you have to go. And there’s no better time than this year, as the museum opens up a new exhibit of vehicles from TV and movies that looks cool as hell.Read more......
10:16, 05/03/2019

Brit Hume: Joe Biden a ‘walking time-bomb’ despite Democratic front-runner status Former Vice President Joe Biden was a "walking time bomb" who, because of his age and history of gaffes, likely wouldn't make it to the general election....
17:00, 05/21/2019

Nike Wants Your Sneakers to Fit Better, So It's Using AR The company estimates that 60 percent of people wear the wrong size. Starting in July, your smartphone can help figure out your perfect pair of kicks....
07:00, 05/09/2019

Iowa runner, 26, dies near finish line of 12 mile race, two weeks after coming back from Mt. Everest An Iowa man died during a 20K race just two weeks after traveling to Nepal to Mt. Everest, but medical examiners say the cause of his death wasn’t the medications he had taken to prepare for the journey....
10:32, 06/15/2019

Texas runner Matthew Boling sets national high school record in 100-meter dash Matthew Boling of Houston Strake Jesuit set a national record in the 100-meter dash with a 10.13-second run at state meet Saturday.        ...
00:32, 05/12/2019

Nike uses AR to help you find the right fit for your sneakers Nike has been experimenting heavily with augmented reality for a few years now, and the company is continuing to work on new experiences powered by the technology. The sportswear giant is now introducing Nike Fit, a feature that uses a combination of...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Fulfill All Your Nike Needs With $30 Off Orders of $150 or More Nike is one of the most desirable workout-wear brands, though quality gear often comes at a price. But thanks to a deal Nike’s running through May 12, don’t sweat the cost of a new Nike wardrobe. Now, take $30 off orders of $150 or more with promo co...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Even Amy Schumer Can't Believe She's Still Pregnant Yes, Amy Schumer is still pregnant, so please stop asking her. The I Feel Pretty star, who is expecting her first child with husband Chris Fischer, took to social media on Friday to......
20:00, 05/03/2019

Is it possible to get pregnant from anal sex? It is very rare to get pregnant from anal sex, but there is a small chance. We explore anal sex and pregnancy and bust some myths about preventing pregnancy....
00:48, 07/31/2019

What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant? So-called ‘heartbeat’ legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most women actually learn that they’re pregnant....
05:48, 05/18/2019

Nike Is Making Nintendo 64 Sneakers An upcoming colourway of Nike’s Air Max 97 doesn’t make an official mention of the console—gotta keep those lawyers at arm’s length—but its inspiration is clear: this is a Nintendo 64 sneaker....
16:16, 07/08/2019

Stranger Things x Nike Collab Is Here! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
17:48, 06/27/2019

Did Nike Not Get the Memo on Plastic Beads? For the longest time, pockets of nothing but air were Nike’s secret to making comfortable shoes. But today the company revealed its new Joyride technology, which instead fills shoe soles with thousands of tiny foam beads. Nike promises the new design...
17:16, 07/25/2019

Nike ‘I believe’ ad honoring World Cup champs is a hit Nike scored big with a much-talked-about ad congratulating the US Women’s team on its stunning World Cup victory over the Netherlands on Sunday. The minute-long spot plays off the “I believe we will win” chant common among competitors — while refocus...
12:16, 07/08/2019

Nike’s iPhone app will use AR to fit shoes with sub-2mm accuracy Historically, AR object estimation has struggled to achieve even one-inch accuracy, but Nike has developed technology to make sub-2mm AR measurements.Read More...
13:32, 05/09/2019

What 'Six Weeks Pregnant' Really Means In the wake of a Georgia law banning abortions after five to six weeks of pregnancy, a few people—I’m not naming names—have shown that they have no idea how weeks are counted in pregnancy. Folks, on the day you have sex to make a baby, you are consid...
13:32, 05/08/2019

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
15:48, 07/22/2019

Nike becomes latest retailer to add plus-size mannequins Nike is making strides on inclusion efforts. The athletic wear giant debuted curvy mannequins this week on the new women’s floor at its flagship store in London to showcase figures of all shapes and sizes. The women’s floor in its Oxford Street store...
12:32, 06/10/2019

| Serena backs Nike after maternity pay controversy Serena Williams backed her sponsor Nike after controversy over the sporting goods giant's maternity policy, saying that "it's about learning from mistakes"....
12:32, 05/27/2019

Nike Says ‘Just Do It’—But for the Women They Sponsor, Does ‘It’ Include Pregnancy? Alysia Montaño is more than a track star; she’s an Olympian and three-time U.S. national champion. And when she chose to compete while eight months pregnant with her first child in 2014, she also earned the moniker “the pregnant runner.”...
13:32, 05/15/2019

Nike strikes deal to put NYC logos on apparel Just do it! City Hall and sneaker giant Nike have inked a two-year deal that gives the company the right to use New York City’s famed iconography — like the logos for the police and fire departments — on its apparel for two years, in exchange f...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Nike learned from their pregnancy mistake, says Williams Serena Williams says Nike has learned from its mistake after the sporstwear giant changed its policy having faced criticism for freezing sponsorship payments to several pregnant athletes....
16:48, 05/27/2019

Avenatti says he did nothing wrongful in Nike extortion case Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Monday said he did nothing "wrongful" in dealing with Nike Inc, and asked a federal judge to dismiss the criminal extortion case against him....
14:48, 08/19/2019

It's The Best Day Ever! Nike Has a SpongeBob SquarePants Sneaker Collab Is this the Krusty Krab? No, this is Patrick... Star sneakers from Nike. To celebrate 20 years of living in a pineapple under the sea, Nike is releasing a SpongeBob SquarePants-inspired collection. Modeled using their existing Kyrie 5 sneakers, we no...
17:48, 07/19/2019

Lawsuit twist in Kawhi Leonard’s war with Nike Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard took full charge of his free-agency status in his stunning move to the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this month. He’s trying to claim control of his famous “Klaw” logo, but he is facing some aggr...
08:16, 07/19/2019

Nike 'very concerned' over Neymar rape allegations Nike says it is "very concerned" by the rape allegations against Brazil star Neymar, casting doubt over its partnership with the world's most expensive soccer player....
10:48, 06/07/2019

You Can Run Right Into The Upside Down With This Nike x Stranger Things Collab As season three of Stranger Things creeps closer, the collaborations are starting to pile up. First, there was the odd choice of a Billy-focused H&M collab. Now, we have a stronger collab in Nike x Stranger Things. Rather than picking a hot guy t...
17:48, 06/13/2019

When It Comes to Colin Kaepernick, the Flag and Nike, It's Just Business The sneaker company made a calculated decision in hiring the former quarterback after the national anthem controversy. Pulling the Betsy Ross shoes after his objection to their sale was consistent with that move, writes columnist John D. Stoll....
07:00, 07/03/2019

Nike keeps plans for Arizona factory despite controversy PHOENIX (AP) — Nike is going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb. The shoemaker confirmed its plans Thursday even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey last week blocked state money for the facility when Nike pulled a fla...
20:00, 07/11/2019

Avenatti filing: Nike OK'd payments to Zion, more Attorneys representing Michael Avenatti filed a motion Wednesday that alleges that a Nike employee at least approved payments to former Duke star Zion Williamson and former Indiana star Romeo Langford when they were still in high school in February 2...
03:00, 08/15/2019

Nike's app powers Foot Locker's new NYC store Over the past few years, Nike has heavily invested in making its stores more tech-oriented. A big part of that strategy is integrating its Nike app with the company's physical spaces and trying to make it easy for shoppers to do things like inst...
09:48, 08/09/2019

Nike Is Making Stranger Things Sneakers Because pop culture tie-ins are an adult sneaker thing now, Nike is releasing a line of shoes based on Netflix’s Stranger Things. Thankfully, they are a lot more tasteful than the announcement itself might have you believe....
05:00, 06/13/2019

Stranger Things x Nike Collab Drop 2 Is Here! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
10:16, 07/01/2019

Arizona Mayor to Nike: We Still Want You, Even if Governor Doesn't The mayor of Goodyear, Ariz., said local officials still wanted Nike Inc. to open a factory in the city after the governor of the state pulled his support for the project in protest of the sneaker giant’s decision not to sell a shoe featuring an earl...
15:32, 07/03/2019

Ellie Kemper Is Pregnant With Baby No. 2 The "Unbreakable" Ellie Kemper is embarking on motherhood once again! The actress, who famously starred in Netflix's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, is expecting her second child......
19:00, 06/03/2019

Ashley Graham Is Pregnant With Her First Child Congratulations are in order for Ashley Graham! The 31-year-old model and her husband Justin Ervin are expecting their first child. The pair announced the happy news by sharing a video......
09:00, 08/14/2019

All The Video Games You Can't Play When You're Pregnant There are plenty of fun things you can’t really do when pregnant: waterslides, alcohol, trampolines, staying up past 10pm. You’d think that video games would be a totally unaffected pursuit, but as I’ve discovered, even cherished sofa-time is not saf...
15:00, 05/22/2019

Pregnant mom saves drowning boy’s life We already know pregnant women are basically pro athletes, but one mother-to-be has proven herself a true hero — by saving a boy from drowning. Stephanie Swedberg, who is 33 weeks pregnant, was teaching her 3-year-old twin boys how to float on Sunday...
11:16, 07/24/2019

Anne Hathaway Is Pregnant With Baby No. 2 Anne Hathaway has some enchanting news: she's pregnant! On Wednesday, the Oscar winner announced she is expecting her second child with husband of almost seven years, Adam Shulman.......
18:16, 07/24/2019

Is your diet ruining your chances of getting pregnant? It’s time to rethink “eating for two.” A new study suggests that there’s a link between high levels of a hormone called ghrelin — nicknamed the “appetite hormone” — and fertility issues. Ghrelin is responsible for ...
09:32, 05/10/2019

Willow Palin is pregnant with twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, has announced on Instagram she is pregnant with twins with her husband Ricky Bailey....
03:48, 05/28/2019

Joanna Krupa Is Pregnant With Her First Child Joanna Krupa is going to be a mom. The 40-year-old Real Housewives of Miami alum and model announced on Instagram on Sunday, via a photo of her holding a positive home pregnancy test,......
13:32, 05/26/2019

Ban the detention of pregnant women | Letter Emma Ginn, the director of Medical Justice, warns that women in immigration detention receive inadequate healthcareYou report how a pregnant rape survivor experiencing a miscarriage and barely able to stand was unlawfully held in immigration detentio...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Nike to Change Pregnancy Policy in Athlete Contracts Nike Inc. said it is adding language to new contracts for female athletes that will protect their pay during pregnancy, after coming under fire for cutting compensation for some athletes....
19:00, 05/17/2019

'Offensive' tennis shoes taken off shelves by Nike selling for £2,000 Controversial tennis shoes withdrawn from sale by Nike because they featured an old version of the American flag are selling online for almost £2,000....
11:00, 07/02/2019

Nike ‘Betsy Ross’ sneakers sell for $2,500 online These kicks got called offensive — and then they got expensive. Nike’s Air Max 1 USA sneakers — whose launch reportedly was kiboshed when Colin Kaepernick called to complain about its Betsy Ross flag design — fetched as much as $2,500 Tuesday on onli...
19:00, 07/02/2019

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.        ...
10:32, 05/27/2019

Adidas, Nike, PUMA Say New Tariffs On China Would Be 'Catastrophic' Adidas, Nike and PUMA on Tuesday urged US President Donald Trump to prevent the shoe industry from falling victim to the trade war with China, saying new tariffs could be "catastrophic."...
06:16, 05/22/2019

Nike should've done its research on 'Betsy Ross' flag, says Motus One CEO Nike should've anticipated the controversy surrounding the early American flag on the sneakers it has since pulled, and the decision the company made was smart, said one marketing executive....
10:32, 07/03/2019

Nike and Adidas to Trump: Tariffs on shoes would be 'catastrophic' Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers....
08:00, 05/21/2019

The Science Behind Nike's New ZoomX Vaporfly Next% Marathon Shoe At Sunday's London Marathon, Eliud Kipchoge will wear the ZoomX Vaporfly Next%, the latest installment in Nike's performance-boosting Vaporfly line of shoes....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Hustle Over to Amazon's Nike Sale Before Prime Day Ends Day 1 of Prime Day featured a big sale on Adidas gear (and there’s still one running on Adidas’ site), so it’s only fitting that Day 2 closes with a big sale on Nike products....
16:48, 07/16/2019

Nike VP: The key to selling sneakers is emotion, and enhancing it with tech Whether you’re working for a major ecommerce site or a startup, understanding the future landscape of retail has become essential for success. At Rnext in São Paulo, Brazil, we’re bringing four experts with us to share their predictions and tips. But...
17:48, 08/08/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of personal logo The Raptors forward, who is claiming he created the original design for the "Klaw" logo featured on his Jordan Brand apparel, signed with New Balance in November 2018....
21:48, 06/03/2019

Nike Is Making Official Spongebob Squarepants Sneakers While some of Nike’s recent pop-culture tie-ins have merely been inspired by something, this upcoming line of Kyries is a full and officially-licensed collaboration between the athletics company and...Spongebob Squarepants....
18:48, 07/16/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over rights to his logo SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toronto star Kawhi Leonard filed a federal lawsuit against Nike on Monday, saying the footwear and apparel giant is blocking him from using a logo that he believes he owns. The suit was filed on a travel day for the NBA Finals; L...
19:48, 06/03/2019

Nike’s app will use augmented reality to determine your shoe size Do you know your own shoe size? You might think you do, but there’s a good chance you’re walking around in shoes that aren’t actually a perfect fit. Nike thinks it can change that with a new addition to its smartphone app that lever...
10:48, 05/11/2019

Nike rolls out a subscription service for kids’ sneakers Whether for streaming, productivity software, health-tracking apps, clothing or deliveries, companies are increasingly adopting a subscription model to keep customers hooked and bring in revenue. The latest to join the fray is Nike, which on Monday u...
15:32, 08/12/2019

Nike is launching a sneaker subscription service for kids Nike will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the shoe store in exchange for a regular fee and consistent brand loyalty. Aimed at the US kids shoe market,...
18:32, 08/12/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of his personal logo In a lawsuit filed Monday, Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard says Nike tried to register copyright on a design he created for his personal brand.        ...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike ad garners an Emmy nomination "Dream Crazy," which featured the former 49ers quarterback saying, “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything,” received a nod for Outstanding Commercial....
04:32, 07/18/2019

Filings suggest Nike paid in pursuit of players Newly released emails and text messages in the case against attorney Michael Avenatti suggested that Nike officials were making under-the-table payments to handlers and families of top college basketball prospects....
20:32, 08/16/2019

Nike’s plan for better-fitting kicks: Show us your feet NEW YORK (AP) — Nike wants to meet your feet. The sneaker seller will launch a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers’ feet after they point a smartphone came...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Nike 'very concerned' about rape claim against Neymar, which he denies Sponsor monitors situation as player claims extortionPSG and Brazil star facing second police investigation Nike is “very concerned” about a rape accusation against the Brazil forward, Neymar, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the spo...
20:48, 06/06/2019

Nike thinks you're probably wearing the wrong size shoe. Here's what it's doing to fix that Nike is launching Nike Fit this July in North America to solve what it calls "a massive source of friction for the industry as a whole:" finding the right size shoe....
06:00, 05/09/2019

Nike goes ahead with investment in new Arizona manufacturing plant Nike Inc said on Thursday it will open a manufacturing facility in Goodyear, Arizona, with a likely investment of at least $184 million, going ahead with the site after the state of Arizona last week withdrew an incentive package following the footwe...
19:00, 07/11/2019

Teens under ‘abusive’ pressure to get pregnant: study Teen girls are dealing with a type of relationship abuse that could have long term consequences: their partners are putting enormous pressure on them to get pregnant. A new study found that nearly one in eight girls between the ages of 14 and 19 expe...
14:16, 08/08/2019

First Mother To Go To Space Was Pregnant When NASA's Offer Came The moment Anna Lee Fisher had been waiting for came on a hot summer afternoon in 1983. Five years had passed since Fisher and five other women were chosen to become America's first female astronauts.......
20:16, 05/11/2019

Pregnant women may be exposed to MRI contrast agent (Reuters Health) - Women who don't realize they're pregnant when they undergo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be exposed to a chemical that might not be safe for the fetus, a new report warns....
16:32, 08/20/2019

Three to tango: the pregnant dancer duetting with her husband A screen role as an expectant dancer prepared Bobbi Jene Smith for the real thing. She talks about doing the bump … with a bumpIt’s a case of life imitating art. In the new film Mari, Bobbi Jene Smith plays a dancer who discovers she’s pregnant just ...
02:32, 06/17/2019

Surprise! Keira Knightley Is Pregnant With Baby No. 2 It looks like Keira Knightley will soon become a mother for the second time! On Thursday, the British actress appeared to debut her baby bump while stepping out for a Chanel-hosted......
19:48, 05/02/2019

Average pregnant woman in U.S. may have poor nutrition (Reuters Health) - Many pregnant women in the U.S. may not be getting enough of certain crucial nutrients, while others may be getting too much, a new study suggests....
18:48, 06/21/2019

Orange Is the New Black's Danielle Brooks Is Pregnant There's a baby on the way for Danielle Brooks. The Orange Is the New Black actress has a new role ahead: mom. "So elated to finally share this news with you all. I'm happily......
13:48, 07/02/2019

Many teen girls pressured by partners to get pregnant (Reuters Health) - Nearly one in eight sexually active teen girls are pressured by their partners to have unprotected sex and try to conceive when they don't want a baby, a U.S. study suggests....
16:00, 07/11/2019

Pregnant woman won't be deported immediately to Mexico U.S. immigration officials have told a pregnant Mexican woman who had taken sanctuary inside a Chicago church that she can stay in the United States until after the baby is born....
20:48, 05/23/2019

Funeral planned for murdered pregnant woman Funeral arrangements have been made for 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, who was nine months pregnant when she was killed and had her unborn baby cut from her womb....
16:32, 05/19/2019

Pregnant teens especially vulnerable in border crisis PHOENIX — As tales of wretchedness and overcrowding in government border detention facilities abound, one group of migrants is particularly vulnerable: teen moms and pregnant girls without parents of their own. Immigrant advocates and lawyers say the...
16:48, 07/04/2019

Marijuana use by pregnant women doubles in US: study CHICAGO — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among US women and is most common during the first trimester, government research shows. Overall, 7 percent of pregnant women, or 1 in 14, said they used marijuana in the past month. That’s from a nationally...
09:16, 06/19/2019

Pregnant People Are the Ultimate Endurance Athletes Carrying an 8-pound being inside your body during the entirety of waking hours is a super-human feat, probably as physically draining as running 5,000 marathons over a terrain of hot coals and quick sand. Now research more or less backs this up: A ne...
11:16, 06/06/2019

Pregnant teen’s baby cut from womb after her murder CHICAGO — A pregnant woman whose body was found behind a home on Chicago’s Southwest Side was murdered and her baby was “forcibly removed” from her body after her death, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office i...
04:32, 05/16/2019

3 people charged in slaying of pregnant woman Murder charges have been filed against a woman and her daughter in the death of a pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb. (May 16)        ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Real Housewives' Eva Marcille Is Pregnant With Baby No. 3 There's another little one on the way for Eva Marcille. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star is pregnant with her third child, the reality star's rep confirmed to E! News. The......
05:48, 05/02/2019

Surprise! Shay Mitchell Reveals She's Pregnant Shay Mitchell is pregnant with her rainbow baby. The 32-year-old Pretty Little Liars and You star revealed the news on Friday via a topless Instagram photo showing her sporting a large......
19:48, 06/28/2019

Nike says you might be wearing the wrong size shoe, so it created an AR tool to help Nike announced a new feature coming to its iOS app this summer called Nike Fit. Using AR, you can scan your feet to find the right shoe size.        ...
14:32, 05/09/2019

Nike 'Waffle Shoe' sells for $475,500, becoming the most expensive sneakers ever auctioned The sneakers were purchased by Canadian entrepreneur Miles Nadal, and were part of a collection of 100 of the rarest sneakers ever made that was being sold by Sotheby's and sneaker marketplace Stadium Goods....
15:48, 07/23/2019

Nike running shoes sell for more than $400K at public auction The buyer was Canadian investor and car collector Miles Nadal, who had previously paid $850,000 for 99 other pairs of rare or limited collection sneakers offered by Sotheby's....
16:48, 07/23/2019

Nike withdraws sneaker as colonial-era US flag proves controversial A shoe from the US firm featuring a former version of the American flag has been withdrawn. The banner, known as the "Betsy Ross" flag, has links to a period of slavery....
20:00, 07/02/2019

Foot Locker is opening massive 'Power' stores across the US, with Nike's help Foot Locker's massive new Power store in NYC marks the first time Nike has put its own technology into another retailer's bricks-and-mortar shop....
18:16, 08/09/2019

Kawhi Leonard files lawsuit against Nike over rights to his logo In the lawsuit, Leonard said Nike filed a copyright application for a logo that he designed and did so "unbeknownst to Leonard and without his consent." Nike told Leonard earlier this year to stop using the logo, the lawsuit said....
19:32, 06/03/2019

Rare 1972 Nike Olympic running shoes set record at more than $437,000 A pair of extremely rare running shoes designed for the 1972 Olympic trials set a new world record after selling for more than $437,000 during a public auction this week....
17:32, 07/24/2019

Nike's NCAA-Themed Air Zoom Pegasus Running Shoes Are Available Now Every year, Nike releases its latest iteration of the Air Zoom Pegasus, one of the most popular running shoes in the world, in a variety of NCAA school-themed colorways, and today’s the first day you can get your hands on feet in a pair for 2019....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Nike 'Back to the Future' sneakers expected to sell for over $50,000 at auction A rare pair of Nike "Moon Shoes" could fetch as much as $160,000 in an auction held by Sotheby's, which also features Marty McFly's famous self-tying sneakers....
05:48, 07/12/2019

Michael Avenatti gets trial date over alleged Nike extortion Lawyer Michael Avenatti, an outspoken critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, is scheduled to go to trial on Nov. 12 in federal court in Manhattan on charges of extorting Nike Inc....
15:48, 06/18/2019

Nike's latest Snapchat Lens shows support for USWNT With the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup drawing closer, fans of the US Soccer Women's National Team have one more way to show their support. The creatives at Nike have put together an AR Lens that slaps a team jersey on you, and of course link...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Avenatti expects imminent indictment in Nike extortion case Attorney Michael Avenatti says he expects to be indicted in New York in the coming days following his March arrest on charges he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike....
01:00, 05/22/2019

Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight "Nike\u0027s shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

FCA recruits Nike marketing expert to revive Maserati sales Davide Grasso, former CEO of Nike's Converse sports shoe company, has been tasked with reviving Maserati's flagging sales as chief operating officer....
04:48, 07/04/2019

Nike acquires Celect, adds to data science team Celect's cloud analytics platform enables retailers to optimize inventory across channels. Nike plans to use that data science knowhow for its Consumer Direct Offense strategy....
15:48, 08/06/2019

| Track star Felix criticises Nike maternity policy Olympic star Allyson Felix joined a chorus of recent criticism against Nike, accusing the US sporting goods giant of penalising female athletes who took time off to have a child....
22:16, 05/22/2019

MSNBC guest derides criticism of Nike: 'Why don't we wear a swastika?' Conservatives were wrong to decry "political correctness" on Nike's part and the Betsy Ross American flag was comparable to Nazi swastikas, MSNBC guest Michael Eric Dyson suggested on Wednesday....
13:16, 07/03/2019

Nike releases ‘Pro Hijab’ to meet demand for modest fashions Fashionistas are saying hasta la vista to the idea of “less is more” — a la naked dresses, micro mini skirts and underboob bikinis — in favor of a “more is more” fashionable mindset. The data analytics firm Edited reveals that...
17:48, 06/17/2019

Work Up a Sweat With an Extra 25% Off Nike's Entire Clearance Section When it comes to having a corner on the market, nothing really compares to Nike. And right now, use the code SAVE25 and take an extra 25% off their entire clearance section for both men and women. Over 2,500 already-discounted items are even cheaper ...
12:00, 05/24/2019

Nike Posts Strong Sales, Plays Down Trade Risks Nike posted higher sales in the latest quarter, boosted by strong demand in both the U.S. and China, and executives said the trade dispute between the two countries hasn’t hurt the sneaker giant’s business....
17:00, 06/27/2019

You Got Next? Harlem’s Fashion Row Is Hosting Its 1st Designer Retreat—Presented by Nike When it comes to breaking through in the world of fashion, black designers remain at a disadvantage—which is why fashion lover Brandice Daniel founded Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR), to give much-needed exposure and support the designers who need it most...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Backpacks for school: deals on North Face, Nike, Fortnite and more Back to school shopping is in full swing and that means discounts from retailers on the most-wanted school supplies. School backpacks are normally at the top of the list, and we've found the best deals from brands like North Face, Nike, Fortnite...
11:48, 08/07/2019

Analysts sorting winners and losers as new set of tariffs take aim at Nike, retailers The list of new tariff goods "disproportionately impacts apparel, footwear, consumer electronics, and toys," forcing Wall Street to decide who will bare the most burden....
07:48, 08/02/2019

Nike’s new digital shoe-sizing feature helps you find the right fit Nike’s strong digital presence and tech advancements, like their smart shoe released last year, proves that they’re at the forefront of tech. As Michael Martin, Global Head of Digital Products said on the TNW Conference main stage last month, “Nike i...
10:00, 07/11/2019

Brennan: The Nike - Kaepernick shoe debacle is a learning lesson SportsPulse: The latest Nike-Kaepernick shoe debacle isn't an opportunity to pick sides but a chance to take time to learn lessons about our own country's history, says USA TODAY 's Christine Brennan.      ...
11:16, 07/02/2019

Arizona to pull incentive for Nike plant over sneaker recall Arizona will withdraw financial incentives for Nike Inc's manufacturing plant in the state after the sportswear maker pulled the release of a sneaker that featured a colonial-era version of the American flag, Governor Doug Ducey said on Tuesday....
11:48, 07/02/2019

Nike released their popular 'fanny pack' sandals in even more colors Nike Nike's Fanny Pack Benassi slides were so popular last year that they're back again in some fresh, new colors. There are two new bold prints to choose from, each featuring a reflective 3M detail strip. The pouch looks big enough to hold a key, a...
09:32, 06/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Tennis-Nike learned from their pregnancy mistake, says Williams Serena Williams says Nike has learned from its mistake after the sporstwear giant changed its policy having faced criticism for freezing sponsorship payments to several pregnant athletes....
13:48, 05/27/2019

DA dismisses case against Alabama woman shot while pregnant An Alabama district attorney dismissed the manslaughter case against a woman whose unborn child died during a fight while she was five months pregnant....
14:16, 07/03/2019

‘I was scared I’d get sick’: the pregnant migrant women detained by the US Esther Ramos lost 20 pounds when she was sent to a Texas facility while pregnant – and critics say experiences like hers are becoming more commonEsther Ramos was 16 years old and two months pregnant with her second child when she, her husband, Fredy ...
00:48, 07/31/2019

Pregnant woman changes mind mid-abortion and did this to save her twins A North Carolina woman undergoing a chemical abortion had a change of heart when she found out she was carrying twins, and with the help of a pro-life pregnancy center, she was able to save her babies....
08:00, 06/27/2019

Without the help of any male, this female lizard became pregnant alone and gave birth In a first for its species and reptilian family, a female Asian water dragon at the National Zoo successfully produced offspring without a male.        ...
11:32, 06/07/2019

Driver intentionally hit, killed pregnant mom and toddler, police say Police in Jefferson City, Tennessee, said the driver, William David Phillips, 33, killed the victims at random.        ...
20:00, 06/18/2019

USOC seeks to keep pregnant athletes from losing insurance The U.S. Olympic Committee says it is working on reforms that will prevent pregnant athletes from losing health insurance coverage        ...
17:16, 06/05/2019

Police: Pregnant mother, son killed in vehicular rampage JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Police arrested a driver accused of intentionally running over pedestrians in Tennessee, killing a pregnant mother and her toddler son. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports Jefferson City police say 33-year...
19:32, 06/18/2019

The new faces of hepatitis C: Pregnant women and drug users Hepatitis C was in the rearview mirror. A drug approved in 2014 was found to be so effective in quashing the virus that doctors around the world breathed a sigh of relief. The World Health Organization even projected its total eradication by 2030. Th...
16:16, 06/17/2019

Pregnant meteorologist takes on body-shaming trolls One meteorologist in Ohio won’t let viewers rain on her pregnancy with unsolicited critiques of her body. Ashlee Baracy, 34, of WBNS in Columbus is giddy with excitement over the expected birth of her first child next month, but her pregnancy got off...
12:00, 07/08/2019

Sarah Palin's Daughter Willow Is Pregnant With Twins The Palin family is getting not one, but two new members. Sarah Palin's daughter Willow Palin is pregnant with twins, the 24-year-old mom-to-be announced on Instagram Monday night.......
20:48, 05/27/2019

New law ends use of restraints on pregnant inmates as advocates push for more to be done WASHINGTON — The bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation known as the “First Step Act” put in place improvements in the care of pregnant inmates, but advocates say it was a baby step and are calling for more to be done. The new law...
00:16, 05/26/2019

Sarah Palin's daughter is pregnant with twins Sarah Palin's family is getting a lot bigger. Her 24-year-old daughter announced she is pregnant with twins.        ...
01:16, 05/29/2019

Pregnant Chicago woman slain, baby cut from womb The family of a pregnant Chicago woman who was killed and had her baby cut from the womb says losing a child "is one of the biggest pains you can ever go through." (May 16)        ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Pregnant mom saves drowning boy while teaching toddler to float Stephanie Swedberg, who is 33-weeks pregnant, said she was in the water at Crystal Beach Park with one of her boys when she saw a fully dressed mother wading through the water screaming for help....
16:32, 07/23/2019

A pregnant mother of two detained by ICE is one step closer to deportation Until a few years ago, immigration authorities did not hold pregnant women in detention centers. But President Trump ended that policy.        ...
23:48, 06/25/2019

A Pregnant Woman Was Shot. She Was Charged With Her Baby's Death A 27-year-old Alabama woman was indicted on manslaughter charges Wednesday in the shooting death of her own unborn child, even though, police say, another woman pulled the trigger....
19:48, 06/27/2019

Kourtney Kardashian's Tips for Feeling Your "Very Best" While Pregnant May Surprise You Attention any and all expectant moms: Kourtney Kardashian has some tips for you! As you likely could have guessed, the Keeping Up the Kardashians star knows a thing or two about pregnancy......
10:48, 05/31/2019

A new government study shows pot use in pregnant women has increased NBC — More women are smoking marijuana while pregnant. Government researchers analyzed data from over 467,000 women who were between the ages of 12 and 44. Overall, 7% of the women said they smoked marijuana while pregnant in 2017. That is an i...
17:48, 06/19/2019

Eight-month pregnant woman dies after London stabbing A woman who was around eight months pregnant was stabbed to death in London on Saturday, and her baby was in a critical condition, British police said....
16:00, 06/29/2019

Sells man sentenced for assaulting pregnant woman with hammer TUCSON – A man was sentenced Tuesday to 31 months in prison, followed by 3 years of supervised release for assaulting a pregnant woman with a hammer in 2017. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Arizona, 30-year-old Eli Lawrence Manue...
17:16, 06/26/2019

Four murdered in London including heavily pregnant woman London Mayor Sadiq Khan said police were working around the clock after four people were murdered in a bloody 28-hour period for Britain's capital, including a heavily pregnant woman who was stabbed to death....
11:00, 06/30/2019

Ashley Graham Shuts Down Troll Who Said She ''Struggled'' to Get Pregnant Ashley Graham is putting one critic in their place. It's hard to believe that people would try to put a pregnant woman down, but that's just what happened to Ashley Graham.......
15:00, 08/22/2019

Pregnant US Teen Killed, Baby Taken From Womb: Police Police in Chicago were questioning three people Thursday in connection with the murder of a pregnant teenager whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after her death....
19:32, 05/16/2019

Employee claims Google discriminates against pregnant women A memo written by a Google employee that alleges discrimination against pregnant women has gone viral at the tech giant, according to Motherboard. Titled “I’m Not Returning to Google After Maternity Leave, and Here is Why,” the memo reportedly has be...
14:48, 08/06/2019

Ex-priest who got teen pregnant can keep job as middle school teacher A veteran New Jersey teacher who had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl and eventually got her pregnant — all while he was a Catholic priest — will be allowed to keep his job dealing with middle schoolers, a state arbitrator has ruled. For...
12:48, 05/03/2019

'Dinosaur bosses' averse to hire pregnant women More than 10% of employers would hesitate to hire a woman who they think might get pregnant, showing that "dinosaur bosses" are still found in workplaces, a new study suggests....
20:32, 08/21/2019

Kylie Jenner "Would Love" to Be Pregnant with Baby No. 2 "By Next Year" Of all the titles on Kylie Jenner's resume, mom is her favorite. The youngest self-made billionaire, 21, and rapper-love Travis Scott, 28, welcomed daughter Stormi Webster in February......
10:00, 05/02/2019

Pregnant Chicago woman slain, baby cut from her womb A body found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office Wednesday as that of a 19-year-old pregnant woman who disappeared last month....
08:16, 05/16/2019

Johnny Galecki's girlfriend Alaina Meyer pregnant "The Big Bang Theory" actor and "Roseanne" alum Johnny Galecki announced on Instagram that he and his girlfriend Alaina Meyer are expecting their first child....
10:00, 05/05/2019

3 charged in connection to slaying of pregnant Chicago teen Three people were charged Thursday — including a mother and her daughter — in connection to the savage murder of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, who had her baby ripped out of her womb after being strangled to death. Clarisa Figueroa, 46, and Desiree...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Prosecutor: Pregnant teen killed while being shown photos A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers....
12:16, 05/17/2019

Ohio man raped now-pregnant 11-year-old girl: authorities An Ohio man is accused of having sex with an 11-year-old girl — who is now pregnant, according to local reports. Juan Leon-Gomez, 26, was arrested early Wednesday when the child was discovered hidden at his Massillon home, about 60 miles south of Cle...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Here's Why Pregnant Shay Mitchell Just Confessed to Wearing Diapers They didn't say it was going to be easy--or glamorous--but they did say it would be worth it. On Wednesday morning, Shay Mitchell released a new episode from her YouTube series Almost......
18:48, 07/31/2019

Police: Pregnant woman's baby cut from womb after her murder A body found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office Wednesday as that of a 19-year-old pregnant woman who disappeared last month....
01:32, 05/16/2019

Prosecutor: Mom and daughter strangled pregnant Chicago teen A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers....
13:16, 05/17/2019

'Blade Runner' actor Rutger Hauer has died at 75 Aside from "Blade Runner," Hauer starred in "Batman Begins," "Ladyhawke" and won a Golden Globe Award in 1988 for TV's "Escape from Sobibor."        ...
16:16, 07/24/2019

Horribly Botched High School Track Meet Awards, Strips, Then Awards Top Runner Last Thursday’s Iowa Class 1A boys 3,200-meter run was a wreck. A high school state track champion won a bungled race, had his gold medal stripped, and then received a new one in less than a week....
14:32, 05/21/2019

Track Star Allyson Felix Criticises Nike Maternity Policy Allyson Felix, who gave birth to a baby girl in December, said she had decided to start a family last year despite anxiety over negotiations concerning the renewal of her Nike sponsorship deal that......
20:48, 05/22/2019

Alysia Montaño called out Nike for not supporting parents. Many Americans can relate. The Olympian and seven-time national champion appeared to have it all: a healthy child, a supportive husband and her dream job. What she didn’t have, though, was maternity leave....
09:00, 05/29/2019

Nike just missed Wall Street's profit expectations for the first time in 27 quarters (NKE) AP/Mary Altaffer Nike shares slipped late Thursday after the company reported fourth-quarter earnings. Wall Street has maintained its overwhelmingly bullish view on the shoe giant amid investors' fears around business in China, where the broader eco...
19:16, 06/27/2019

Rare Nike ‘Moon Shoe’ on the auction block The 1972 Nike Waffle Racing Flat Moon Shoe is still for sale and is expected to fetch up to $160,000 at Sotheby's.       ...
14:00, 07/17/2019

Nike Nixes 'Betsy Ross Flag' Shoe After Kaepernick Intervenes Nike is yanking a U.S.A.-themed sneaker featuring an early American flag after NFL star-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick told the company it shouldn’t sell a shoe with a symbol that he and others consider offensive....
18:16, 07/01/2019

Avenatti pleads not guilty to extorting Nike, ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he extorted Nike Inc, just hours after entering a not-guilty plea to defrauding porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as an outspoken adversary of U.S. Pre...
18:00, 05/28/2019

Hong Kong Protests Drag Nike, Other Global Companies Into Upheaval A broad stripe of businesses from global titan Nike to a local bakery is finding that taking sides, or even appearing to, in Hong Kong’s protests against China’s growing reach can spur popularity—or trigger a backlash....
07:00, 07/17/2019

Retired Marine stands up to Nike with Betsy Ross flag tattoo Retired marine Johnny (Joey) Jones was so adamant in his support for the Betsy Ross flag, he decided to tattoo it on his arm as a rebuke to Nike's decision to pull a set of shoes bearing the iconic flag's design....
12:32, 07/06/2019

Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
13:32, 06/06/2019

Nike pulls sneaker after Kaepernick objection, prompting Republican fury ‘Betsy Ross Flag’ features 13 stars in a circle is embraced by white nationalists – Republicans criticize move, calling it ‘anti-American’Nike has withdrawn a pair of shoes featuring an early version of the American flag that has been embraced by whi...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty in Stormy Daniels, Nike cases Attorney Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty to stealing $300,000 from former client Stormy Daniels and attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike....
21:32, 05/28/2019

Nike's "Rarest" Pair Of Sneakers "Moon Shoe" Sells For Record $437,500 A new world record for a pair of sneakers was set at auction on Tuesday when an avid collector splashed out $437,500 on Nike's 1972 "Moon Shoe," Sotheby's said....
23:32, 07/23/2019

Nike's new $180 Joyride sneakers are filled with tiny responsive beads Nike says the idea with it's new Joyride category is to "make running easy" and "keep legs fresh by delivering a personalized underfoot experience."       ...
11:32, 07/25/2019

Inclusivity? Just Do It: Nike Adds Plus and Para-Sport Mannequins to Its London Store When it comes to acknowledging that the athletically minded can come in all shapes, sizes and abilities, it’s really not that hard to just do it....
07:16, 06/07/2019

Borussia Dortmund wunderkind Youssoufa Moukoko and his €10-million deal with Nike Borussia Dortmund's Youssoufa Moukoko recently signed a deal worth a reported €10 million with Nike. At just 14 years old, it's a risky move for all parties involved and it isn't guaranteed to pay off in the long run....
09:00, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Michael Avenatti gets trial date over alleged Nike extortion Lawyer Michael Avenatti, an outspoken critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, is scheduled to go to trial on Nov. 12 in federal court in Manhattan on charges of extorting Nike Inc....
16:32, 06/18/2019

Nike's Joyride shoes use tiny beads to make your runs more comfortable Nike has developed a new shoe technology for both casual and every-day runners. Today, the sportswear giant is taking the wraps off of Joyride, a responsive cushioning system designed to adapt to individual foot strikes and offer high levels of impac...
22:00, 07/24/2019

Nike signs basketball star Zion Williamson to its Jordan brand Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
10:32, 07/23/2019

Sole to the highest bidder: Sotheby's to auction rare Nike sneakers Nike’s famous ‘Moon Shoe’ and limited-edition trainers produced by Kanye West, Air Jordan and Adidas will be soldSotheby’s in New York has announced its first-ever auction dedicated to sneakers.The auction house will sell 100 pairs of the rarest snea...
22:16, 07/11/2019

Nike inks endorsement deal with basketball star Zion Williamson Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising 19-year-old basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
13:32, 07/23/2019

McConnell throws shade at Nike with 'Betsy Ross' flag tweet Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., took to social media on Thursday to wish Americans a happy Independence Day – and to take a thinly veiled shot at Nike and former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick....
22:16, 07/04/2019

Nike Ditches Shoe Design After Panama's Indigenous Guna Protest US sportswear giant Nike said Tuesday it was withdrawing its latest shoe after Panama's indigenous Guna community accused it of "pirating" a protected traditional design....
06:16, 05/22/2019

Nike unveils new solution to help consumers find perfect shoe size Nike Fit will utilize smartphone cameras and augmented reality to scan users’ feet and measure the full shape of both feet.        ...
14:32, 05/09/2019

Avenatti expects to be indicted in coming days for Nike extortion scheme Michael Avenatti expects to be indicted within the next 48 hours on federal charges related to his alleged Nike extortion scheme, he says. The high-profile lawyer announced his impending indictment on Twitter. “I intend on fighting these bogus/...
19:16, 05/21/2019

Nike, Under Armour, among others, urge Trump to remove footwear from tariff list U.S. footwear companies, including Nike Inc and Under Armour, on Monday urged U.S. President Donald Trump to remove footwear from the proposed tariffs list on goods imported from China....
17:00, 05/20/2019

Michael Avenatti claims alleged Nike extortion was free speech Lightning-rod lawyer Michael Avenatti was merely exercising his First Amendment rights when he demanded $22.5 million from Nike — not extorting them, his attorneys argue in new court papers. “Mr. Avenatti is being charged with a speech crime,&#...
00:48, 08/20/2019

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction....
16:00, 07/23/2019

Nike misses quarterly profit estimates on higher marketing expenses Nike Inc missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday, as the world's largest sportswear maker spent more on marketing and new product launches....
14:32, 06/27/2019

Nike aims sneaker subscriber scheme at $10 billion U.S. kids market Nike Inc will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the shoe store in exchange for a regular fee and consistent brand loyalty....
08:50, 08/12/2019

Woman killed by a policeman after saying she was pregnant suffered from schizophrenia, attorney says The woman shot by a Baytown, Texas, policeman after telling the officer she was pregnant suffered from schizophrenia, attorney Ben Crump said Thursday....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Alyssa Milano revealed she had 2 abortions after getting pregnant while on birth control Owen Hoffmann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Actress Alyssa Milano talked about two abortions she had when she was in her 20s during an episode of her podcast "Alyssa Milano: Sorry Not Sorry." Milano was using birth control both times she got pre...
18:00, 08/21/2019

| WATCH: Pregnant US teen killed, baby taken from womb: police Police in Chicago were questioning three people in connection with the murder of a pregnant teenager whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after her death....
03:00, 05/17/2019

Cyclone Fani: 600 Pregnant Women Moved To Safety In Odisha Tropical Cyclone Fani barrelled into eastern India on Friday, bringing down trees and power lines and "extensively" damaging the tourist town of Puri, with a million people evacuated before it made......
03:32, 05/03/2019

Blake Lively Is Pregnant, Expecting Baby No. 3 With Ryan Reynolds Now this is how you walk a red carpet! On Thursday night, Blake Lively turned heads for all the right reasons at the New York City premiere of Pokémon Detective Pikachu. As it turns......
19:48, 05/02/2019

Pregnant bikini model shamed for ‘problematic’ labor photoshoot A bikini model has been slammed online for posing for a staged photo with a full face of makeup to announce that she had gone into labor. Australian beauty Hannah Polites, 28, posted the snap which appeared to show that she and husband Grant Small, a...
14:32, 06/04/2019

Pregnant staffer threatened by student at ‘out of control’ Brooklyn school A highly regarded Brooklyn school has become a zoo where students threaten teachers and roam the halls, injuring each other and adults, desperate staffers told The Post. Among a spate of incidents since January at It Takes a Village Academy in Flatbu...
14:48, 05/25/2019

90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Introduces Jihoon and Deavan, the Couple Who Got Pregnant After First Meeting Well, well, well, look who it is. 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way finally introduced viewers to Jihoon and Deavan. The story of 22-year-old Salt Lake City resident Deavan and......
23:16, 06/24/2019

The Latest: Slain pregnant woman knew her alleged killer CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Chicago Police say the woman who was strangled before her unborn son was cut from her womb had bought baby clothes from...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers....
18:00, 05/17/2019

Alabama Woman Incarcerated for 17 Months Doesn't Know How She Ended Up Pregnant Days away from giving birth, an Alabama woman sitting in jail for more than 17 months claims to have no recollection of having sex, leaving her searching for answers as to how she wound up impregnated....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Three arrested in murder of Chicago woman, 19, who was 9 months pregnant, cops say Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a pregnant Chicago woman who was strangled before her baby was cut from her womb, authorities announced Thursday....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Rise in marijuana use among pregnant women linked to premature births As cannabis use continues to become more and more mainstream, medical science is (finally) ramping up research to see how the still-illegal-in-New York drug affects fertility and reproduction. And, unsurprisingly, it turns out bongs and babies do not...
09:16, 06/24/2019

Christina Milian Is Pregnant With Her Second Child, Her First With Boyfriend Matt Pokora Oh bébé! Christina Milian is pregnant with her second child, which will be her first with her French boyfriend Matt Pokora. The singer and Love Don't Cost a Thing......
18:48, 07/28/2019

Pregnant Women and Children Massacred in Papua New Guinea, Police Say Sixteen people, all women and children, were killed in revenge for an earlier attack by a rival tribe, officials in the South Pacific island nation said....
04:32, 07/10/2019

NYPD to revise rule that permits shackling of pregnant suspects The NYPD is revising a department policy that allowed the shackling of pregnant suspects after a related $610,000 lawsuit settlement. “The NYPD anticipates amending its patrol guide to better address safety and medical concerns associated with ...
21:01, 07/05/2019

Body of woman, 19, who was 9 months pregnant is found in Chicago, authorities say A body found on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified as that a 19-year-old woman who was nine months pregnant when she vanished three weeks ago, according to reports....
20:48, 05/15/2019

Why being pregnant while black can seriously damage your health | Miriam Zoila Pérez In the US, women of color face more risks in pregnancy and childbirth than white women, and the reason for the disparity has become clear: racismWhen Jessica Roach’s second daughter was born premature, at just 34 weeks and five days, Roach found hers...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Man arrested after trying to smuggle meth while traveling with pregnant wife, 3 kids, CBP says YUMA, Ariz. – A 31-year-old man was taken into custody after he reportedly attempted to smuggle methamphetamine while traveling with his pregnant wife and children through the Highway 78 Immigration Checkpoint in Blythe, Calif. Monday. Accordin...
22:32, 07/23/2019

Rising rates of marijuana use among pregnant women spark concern (Reuters Health) - Increasing numbers of pregnant women are using marijuana in the U.S. and that may result in issues for their babies, two new studies suggest....
15:32, 06/20/2019

Police: Pregnant woman slain; baby cut from womb still alive A body found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office Wednesday as that of a 19-year-old pregnant woman who disappeared last month....
07:00, 05/16/2019

South Dakota mom thought she had kidney stones but was pregnant with triplets A South Dakota woman who recently gave birth to triplets said she didn’t discover she was pregnant until she went to the hospital with what she thought were kidney stones....
23:32, 08/17/2019

Jailed pregnant woman delivers her own baby. Shocking, except it keeps happening A pregnant Florida women told jail staff she was having contractions. When they checked in hours later, she was holding her newborn, a lawyer said.        ...
19:48, 05/05/2019

Khloé Kardashian denies Tristan Thompson cheated on pregnant ex with her Khloé Kardashian is speaking her “truth” amid accusations that Tristan Thompson cheated on ex-girlfriend Jordan Craig with the reality star while Craig was pregnant with the NBA star’s child....
10:16, 06/12/2019

Imec develops a wearable fetal ECG monitor for pregnant moms Taking adult ECGs has become easier thanks to smartwatches -- now researchers are going to take fetal heart monitoring to the next level for pregnant moms.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Shay Mitchell Is Pregnant! See More Stars Who Kept Their Baby News a Secret Got a secret, can you keep it? Shay Mitchell sure can! The Pretty Little Liars star surprised Hollywood on Friday by announcing she and boyfriend Matte Babel are expecting a child......
19:48, 06/28/2019

Baby delivered after pregnant woman stabbed to death in London Police arrest a 37-year-old man after ‘horrific’ attack in Thornton Heath, CroydonA man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman who was about eight months pregnant was stabbed to death on Saturday.Paramedics delivered the 26-year-old w...
16:00, 06/29/2019

Body found confirmed to be missing pregnant Chicago woman A body found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office Wednesday as that of a 19-year-old pregnant woman who disappeared last month....
20:48, 05/15/2019

Pro Basketball Player Suspended After Drug Test Revealed He Was Pregnant Former Ohio University standout Donell “D.J.” Cooper was trying to catch on with a team overseas when a drug test revealed that he was pregnant....
03:48, 08/06/2019

NYC measles outbreak worsens as infections near 400, including 2 pregnant women Almost 400 people in New York City have contracted measles since the outbreak began in October, according to new data from the New York City Health Department....
14:16, 04/28/2019

Tennessee man purposely runs over, kills pregnant mom, son, injures 2 others: police Claiming a mysterious voice told him to "kill meth addicts," and aiming his Chevrolet Impala at the targets he says the voice chose, a 33-year-old man began plowing into "random" pedestrians in a brief, violent rampage Monday in Tennessee that ultima...
05:16, 06/20/2019

Child, pregnant mom found dead in car amid floods in Pennsylvania A Pennsylvania police chief says a pregnant woman and her 8-year-old son have been found dead in a car swept away by floodwaters. Douglass Township Police Chief John Dzurek told news outlets the car was swept down the Manatawny Creek for about a half...
23:16, 07/11/2019

13 Diet Tips For Pregnant Women To Follow This Monsoon Season Pregnant women in particular should choose foods carefully that are nutritious yet light on the stomach, as monsoon brings along several gastrointestinal disturbances....
03:00, 07/22/2019

Without the help of any male, this female lizard became pregnant alone and successfully gave birth In a first for its species and reptilian family, a female Asian water dragon at the National Zoo successfully produced offspring without a male.        ...
08:00, 06/09/2019

Denied Ambulance, Pregnant Jharkhand Woman Taken To 3 Hospitals On Bike An unconscious and profusely bleeding pregnant woman on Wednesday was brought to a community health centre in Jharkhand's Latehar on a motorcycle as the hospital did not send an ambulance, her family......
09:16, 06/28/2019

Why Pregnant Shawn Johnson Needed To Open Up About Her Miscarriage Experience Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson is in the third trimester of her pregnancy with her rainbow baby, but the road to get there was far from easy. In April, the 27-year-old and her football......
12:48, 08/01/2019

Homecoming: Virgil Abloh Returns to Chicago With Nike to Empower the City’s Youth He’s conquered runways from New York City to Paris, but Virgil Abloh’s native Chicago is clearly never far from his heart, as proven by his newest venture....
13:32, 05/30/2019

Nike may not have a lot to gain taking on Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard over 'Klaw' logo The "Klaw" logo in question is an outline of the basketball star's hand that includes his initials and the number 2, which is his jersey number....
10:16, 06/04/2019

Zappos' Memorial Day Sale Features Over 70,000 Deals on Footwear From Nike, Cole Haan, Ugg, and More Zappos sales don’t come around too often, but right now, this one-stop shoe shop is marking down over 70,000 items—I swear, that’s not a typo!—with their Memorial Day Sale. The best way to sort through a sale of this size is to filter by brand, and a...
08:48, 05/24/2019

Nike misses on earnings, but beats on revenues as customers buy more sneakers and sports gear Nike sold more sneakers and gear during the fiscal fourth quarter than Wall Street expected, helping to boost revenues by 4% to just over $10 billion....
15:16, 06/27/2019

UPDATE 4-Avenatti pleads not guilty to extorting Nike, ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he extorted Nike Inc , just hours after entering a not-guilty plea to defrauding porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as an outspoken adversary of U.S. Pr...
17:16, 05/28/2019

Colin Kaepernick reportedly convinced Nike to pull flag-themed sneaker Nike quietly scrapped a plan to sell an American flag-themed sneaker after Colin Kaepernick said he found the image offensive, a report said. The sneaker company’s Air Max 1 USA featured an early version of the American flag in celebration of t...
20:00, 07/01/2019

UPDATE 1-Nike misses quarterly profit estimates on higher marketing expenses Nike Inc missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday, as the world's largest sportswear maker spent more on marketing and new product launches....
14:00, 06/27/2019

Kawhi Leonard suing Nike over ‘Klaw’ logo amid Clippers’ curiosity Kwahi Leonard is fighting off more than just the Warriors. The Toronto Raptors superstar has filed a federal lawsuit against Nike, claiming it wrongfully copyrighted the famous “Klaw” logo that appeared on his apparel while with the behem...
18:32, 06/03/2019

Nike's 'inclusive' image at risk if it fails women athletes, brand experts say Olympic athlete Alysia Montano said when she told then sponsor Nike she wanted to have a baby during her career, the sports giant told her it would pause her contract and stop paying her. Experts say Nike's inclusive image could be at risk...
09:48, 05/16/2019

Kawhi Leonard Sues Nike, Says They Stole Control Of His Original Logo Design Kawhi Leonard has sued Nike, the apparel company with whom he recently ended an endorsement contract, over control of the “Klaw” logo used to identify his branded merchandise. Kawhi says he provided the logo to Nike, and that Nike’s claim to ownershi...
20:48, 06/03/2019

2020 Democrats weigh in on Nike's Betsy Ross shoe controversy: ‘They are right to listen’ Democratic presidential hopefuls weighed in Thursday on Nike’s decision to kill the release of a sneaker that featured an early version of the American flag, after NFL athlete Colin Kaepernick reportedly said the design was offensive....
22:16, 07/04/2019

Collector Miles Nadal buys rare Nike ‘Moon Shoes’ for record $437,500 A wealthy entrepreneur and collector paid $437,500 for a pair of Nike’s “Moon Shoes” at auction on Tuesday, smashing the world record for the highest amount paid for a single pair of sneakers. Canadian collector Miles Nadal out bid ...
19:48, 07/23/2019

Ducey slams Nike after pulling ‘Betsy Ross’ American flag sneakers PHOENIX – In a series of tweets, Gov. Doug Ducey slammed Nike Tuesday morning, after the company decided to yank a U.S.A themed sneaker featuring an early American flag, inspired by Betsy Ross. The governor said Tuesday was “supposed to be a good day...
09:32, 07/02/2019

Trump antagonist Avenatti indicted for ripping off Stormy Daniels, extorting Nike Michael Avenatti's legal troubles escalated on Wednesday as federal prosecutors announced new indictments accusing the lawyer and prominent critic of U.S. President Donald Trump of ripping off porn star Stormy Daniels and extorting Nike Inc....
15:48, 05/22/2019

Nike Defends Pulling 'Betsy Ross' Sneaker as Arizona Governor Withdraws Aid Nike Inc. said it was “proud of its American heritage” and was committed to creating jobs in the U.S. after Arizona’s governor said he was withdrawing financial incentives the state had promised the sneaker giant to open a plant because of its decisi...
14:32, 07/02/2019

Michael Avenatti indicted in scheme to steal from Stormy Daniels, extort Nike A federal grand jury in New York City indicted attorney Michael Avenatti on Wednesday accusing him of stealing $300,000 from client Stormy Daniels and attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike....
17:32, 05/22/2019

Los Angeles Lakers' Anthony Davis to wear No. 3 jersey after reported issue with Nike Los Angeles Lakers star Anthony Davis will wear the No. 3 during the 2018-19 season after a reported snafu between the team and Nike about the recently acquired big man wearing the No. 23....
16:48, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 2-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
14:00, 06/06/2019

Arizona governor yanks Nike incentives after it pulls flag-themed sneaker Arizona will yank financial incentives for Nike’s manufacturing plant in the state after the company shelved a sneaker that featured an old version of the American flag, GOP Governor Doug Ducey said Tuesday. Nike decided to recall the shoe after ex-N...
19:00, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 3-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
17:48, 06/06/2019

Nike adds mannequins for plus-sized and para-sport athletes to its flagship store Nike gave one of its stores a makeover that included adding an updated women's floor with plus-size and para-sport mannequins for the first time.        ...
09:16, 06/07/2019

Under Armour sales growth in North America trails Nike again; shares sink Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc on Tuesday cut its full-year revenue forecast for North America, its biggest market, as it suffered in the face of a strong performance by bigger rivals Nike and Adidas, sending its share down 11%....
07:48, 07/30/2019

Lawyer Avenatti seeks to end 'vindictive' Nike prosecution he blames on Trump feud Lawyer Michael Avenatti asked a federal judge to dismiss an indictment accusing him of trying to extort Nike Inc , saying he was targeted in a "vindictive and selective prosecution" because of his feud with U.S. President Donald Trump....
11:00, 08/15/2019

Serena Williams's Neon Nike Sneakers Steal The Show On The Met Gala Red Carpet The co-host wore a stunning yellow creation by Atelier Versace on the red carpet - but it was what was underneath that embellished skirt and train that really stole the show...
20:48, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 4-Nike 'very concerned' about rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players....
22:16, 06/06/2019

Flip-flopping Arizona governor welcomes Nike factory after blasting company Turns out Nike and Arizona’s governor are both in the flip-flop business. After Nike announced on Thursday it would open a $184 million sneaker factory in Goodyear, Ariz. — one that would provide at least 500 jobs — Gov. Doug Ducey tweeted: “This is ...
21:16, 07/12/2019

Nike, Converse, Adidas among 170 shoe retailers warning Trump against trade war with China The shoe sellers signed off on a letter to the White House warning of the “catastrophic” effects Trump’s proposed 25 percent tariffs would have on consumers, companies and the American economy....
16:48, 05/21/2019

John David Duggar's Wife Abbie Burnett Is Pregnant With Their First Child The Duggar family is about to get a little bigger! John David Duggar and his wife Abbie Burnett are expecting their first child. The Counting On couple announced the happy news on......
12:48, 08/01/2019

Mom whose search for bone marrow donor while pregnant with twins went viral needs another match A California mother who gave birth to twins in December and then underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia after her search for a donor went viral said she is in need of another one....
11:16, 05/01/2019

Texas police officer fatally shoots woman who reportedly said ‘I’m pregnant’ A Texas police officer fatally shot a woman who police said grabbed his Taser and used it against him, moments after she seemed to say "I'm pregnant" in an altercation captured on video....
08:32, 05/14/2019

Anne Hathaway's pregnant belly makes red carpet debut Anne Hathaway revealed Brandon Maxwell added a special "Anne + 1" tag to her dress as she expects her second child.        ...
17:16, 08/09/2019

Alabama: attorney drops charges against pregnant woman shot in stomach Lawyers defending the woman argued the state used a ‘flawed and twisted rationale’ that ‘ignores the law and ignores reason’An Alabama district attorney said on Wednesday she is dropping charges against a woman who was indicted for manslaughter after...
13:48, 07/03/2019

Diddy's Ex Cassie Is Pregnant, Expecting First Child With Boyfriend Alex Fine Sean "Diddy" Combs' ex Cassie is pregnant. The singer-model announced this morning that she is expecting her first child, a baby girl, with boyfriend Alex Fine, a 26-year-old......
09:48, 06/13/2019

Pregnant Shay Mitchell's European Getaway Will Give You Serious Travel Envy Shay Mitchell is making summer 2019 a season to remember! Less than two weeks after announcing her pregnancy, the Pretty Little Liars star packed her bags to experience an unforgettable......
10:32, 07/08/2019

IHOP ultrasound pic of pregnant belly full-o-pancakes: Funny or offensive? IHOP posted an ultrasound photo of a pregnant uterus full of pancakes to wish moms a Happy Mother's Day. People found the post offensive.        ...
15:16, 05/13/2019

Pregnant Woman Stabbed To Death In London, Baby Delivered At The Scene Authorities have made arrests in the stabbing death of an eight-months-pregnant woman in what police are calling a "horrific" attack. Her baby was delivered by paramedics, but is in critical......
18:32, 06/30/2019

Indonesia says probing report of death of pregnant woman in Syrian camp Indonesia is investigating a report that a pregnant Indonesian woman who had joined Islamic State died after allegedly being beaten and tortured in a refugee camp in Syria, a spokesman for the country's foreign ministry said....
23:48, 07/31/2019

Khloe Kardashian Addresses Claim Tristan Thompson Cheated on His Pregnant Ex With Her Khloe Kardashian is speaking her truth. Yesterday, reports spread that Jordan Craig had experienced "complications" during her pregnancy with Tristan Thompson's first child......
09:16, 06/12/2019

Pregnant, nursing women can now be given Ebola vaccine, UN health agency announces Reversing an earlier decision, the World Health Organization (WHO) now recommends vaccinating pregnant and breastfeeding women against the Ebola virus....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Unarmed Black Woman Yells ‘I’m Pregnant!’ Before Being Shot, Killed by Police A police officer in Baytown, Texas, fatally shot and killed a black woman while attempting to arrest her at her apartment complex on Monday night....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Texas officer shoots dead woman heard on video saying 'I'm pregnant' Officer patrolling apartment complex in Baytown opened fire after the woman grabbed his Taser and used it against him, police sayA Texas police officer fatally shot a woman who police said grabbed his Taser and used it against him, moments after she ...
10:48, 05/14/2019

Study prompts call for lower fluoride consumption by pregnant women (Reuters Health) - Adding fluoride to the water supply prevents tooth decay, but women who drink fluoridated water during pregnancy may also trim the IQs of their male children by a few points, according to a Canadian study that suggests a serious dr...
09:48, 08/19/2019

Pregnant model praised for not editing ‘veiny’ chest in Instagram photo A mom-to-be has been applauded for proudly displaying her “veiny” chest in a stunning bump shot. Belle Lucia, 24, from Sydney, Australia, took to Instagram this week to share the photo, explaining that the lines often appear during pregna...
16:16, 07/02/2019

Texas man stabs pregnant wife 20 times days after being released from jail (KPRC)   A Texas man is facing murder charges after authorities said he stabbed his pregnant wife to death on Saturday. Alex Guajardo, 22, of Pasadena, is charged with murder in connection with the death of 20-year-old Caitlynne Guajardo. He had just...
03:16, 08/07/2019

Video shows pregnant woman shot by police officer in Texas Horrifying video captures a Texas police officer shooting dead a woman moments after she yelled, “I’m pregnant!” while getting Tasered. The woman — identified by family as grandmother-of-three Pamela Turner, 44 — was sho...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Pregnant woman's murder shocks Chicago but experts say such cases are rare There have been roughly 30 cases of fetal abduction – cases where a mother is killed and her baby is cut from her wombChicago authorities have filed charges in the shocking murder of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb. Experts say such...
01:48, 05/17/2019

Prosecutors: Suspects distracted pregnant teen with a photo album before killing her A Chicago woman lured a pregnant 19-year-old mother into her home and distracted her with a photo album before strangling her and cutting out her unborn baby, court documents show....
09:48, 05/18/2019

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets KOTA-TV Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported. Giltz, who has two older children with her partner of 12 years, Austin, had gone to the hospital thinking she had...
17:01, 08/18/2019

Pregnant women, children among dead in Papua New Guinea tribal massacre CANBERRA, Australia — More than 20 people including pregnant women and children have been killed in recent tribal violence in Papua New Guinea, media reported on Wednesday. The death toll and dates of the violence in the remote highland province of H...
22:32, 07/09/2019

Woman Yelled "I'm Pregnant" Seconds Before Police Officer Shot Her Dead An 11-year officer with the Baytown, Texas, Police Department shot and killed a 44-year-old woman Monday night in the parking lot of the apartment complex where she lived, authorities said - an......
22:00, 05/14/2019

Alabama: pregnant woman shot in stomach is charged in fetus's death Marshae Jones was charged with manslaughter, while the woman accused of shooting her walks free, report says A pregnant woman from Alabama has been charged with manslaughter after she was shot in the stomach during an argument, killing the fetus.Mars...
15:16, 06/27/2019

Nick Carter's Wife Lauren Kitt Is Pregnant 8 Months After Miscarriage The Backstreet Boys' family is about to get a little bigger. Nick Carter and his wife Lauren Kitt Carter are expecting another child. The boy band member announced the happy......
10:32, 05/24/2019

Arizona cancels incentive for Nike plant after 'terrible decision' to recall sneaker: governor Arizona's governor on Tuesday withdrew a $1 million incentive for Nike Inc to build a plant in the state after the world's largest sportswear maker canceled release of a sneaker featuring a colonial-era version of the American flag, which critics sa...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Opinion: How Zion Williamson's Nike shoe blowout worked in his favor five months later Zion Williamson’s negotiating position with Nike was only strengthened by what happened Feb. 21 when the sole separated from the rest of the shoe.       ...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Nike pulls line of shoes from China after designer supports Hong Kong protesters Nike has canceled the sale of a new line of shoes in China after its designer posted an image online supporting mass protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to the mainland for trial, according to a report...
13:00, 06/26/2019

Nike Pulls Betsy Ross Flag Sneakers After Reported Input From Colin Kaepernick Nike has pulled a pair of sneakers intended to commemorate the Fourth of July after reported insight from Colin Kaepernick about the shoe’s design. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, the Air Max 1 sneakers featured the early Am...
12:00, 07/02/2019

Text messages released in Michael Avenatti case allege conversations about Nike payments Text messages between a Kentucky basketball assistant and a Nike executive mentioned in the Michael Avenatti extortion case have been released.       ...
02:32, 08/18/2019

Rare 1972 Nike waffle ‘Moon Shoe’ goes for $475K at auction Would you believe these Nike’s are the most expensive running shoes ever sold at auction? Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
07:32, 07/24/2019

Nike wanted to pay Romeo Langford $20K in high school, lawyer Michael Avenatti claims A court motion filed by Michael Avenatti claims Nike wanted to pay former Indiana basketball star Romeo Langford $20,000 while he was in high school.       ...
10:32, 08/15/2019

A GOP governor wants to cancel a Nike contract after flag-shoe flap, but the city it’s headed for isn’t backing down Even though prominent Republicans across the country have threatened to boycott Nike after it canceled an American-flag-themed sneaker, a small city in Arizona said it will still honor the agreement it made with the company to bring a factory to town...
19:48, 07/02/2019

‘His people died under that flag’: Reactions to Kaepernick calling for rollback of Nike shoe release Nike canceled the release of a sneaker July 1 that featured a 13-star Betsy Ross American flag after after former NFL player Colin Kaepernick said some would consider the design offensive....
09:16, 07/03/2019

Nike pulls sneakers with 'Betsy Ross' American flag after Colin Kaepernick complains Nike pulled sneakers that featured an early American flag after former NFL football player Colin Kaepernick told the company it shouldn't sell a shoe with a symbol that he and others consider offensive, the Wall Street Journal reported....
20:32, 07/01/2019

Nike worried about Neymar rape allegation — soccer star denies, claims extortion A woman alleged in an interview with Brazilian SBT TV that Neymar raped her in a Paris hotel room last month. The soccer star has denied the allegation....
19:16, 06/06/2019

Shamers keep coming for pregnant women’s coffee. Science roasts their reasoning One pregnant woman said she had her coffee thrown away by a customer. But a little caffeine is OK for moms-to-be. Doctors agree.        ...
03:32, 06/05/2019

Blake Lively Is Pregnant! Relive Her and Ryan Reynolds' Greatest Quotes on Parenthood Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are expanding their family. In the near future, sisters Inez and James will welcome another sibling, which means that there will be a full house in the......
19:48, 05/02/2019

Cyclone Vayu: NDRF Rescues Pregnant Woman From Island Off Gujarat Coast NDRF and emergency medical services personnel sprang into action as Cyclone Vayu brought heavy rain and winds to Gujarat to rescue two pregnant women and ensure they delivered their children safely...
05:16, 06/13/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ charged with murder of baby they allegedly ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb were charged Thursday in the death of the newborn. Clarisa Figueroa, 46, and her daughter Desiree Figueroa, 24, were already charged for the first-degre...
23:00, 07/18/2019

No, Kylie Jenner Isn't Pregnant Despite What Fans Heard at Khloe Kardashian's Birthday Party Not so fast, Kar-Jenner fans! Kylie Jenner did not spill a secret about a possible second pregnancy at Khloe Kardashian's birthday celebration. A video taken inside the Revenge Body......
19:48, 06/28/2019

Young, Pregnant Urged To Take Blood Tests For Lead After Notre-Dame Fire The Paris health authorities have urged children and pregnant women living around Notre-Dame cathedral to have the levels of lead in their blood checked amid concerns over the impact of the fire....
18:00, 06/05/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ plead not guilty to murder of baby ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb pleaded not guilty on Monday to the death of the newborn. The baby, Yovanny Jadiel Lopez, died weeks after Clarisa Figueroa, 49, and her 24-year-old dau...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Meghan King Edmonds Jokes About Being Pregnant Amid Husband Jim's Cheating Scandal Meghan King Edmonds is maintaining her sense of humor and concentrating on spending time with her kids amid husband Jim Edmonds' cheating scandal. The 34-year-old Real Housewives of......
14:00, 06/22/2019

'View' host Joy Behar declares Republicans want women 'in the kitchen barefoot and pregnant' “The View” co-host Joy Behar declared Monday that the GOP is “trying to set women back” decades in response to the "heartbeat" bill that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp recently signed into law – but co-host Meghan McCain didn’t agree....
18:00, 05/13/2019

Milla Jovovich Is Pregnant With a Baby Girl 2 Years After Undergoing Emergency Abortion It's about to be a party of five in Milla Jovovich's home! The 43-year-old actress and model is "knocked up again," as she so eloquently (and cheekily) put it on social......
18:48, 08/07/2019

Pregnant mother tests positive for opiates after eating poppy seed bagel A New York state mom was separated from her newborn baby — because, just like in the classic “Seinfeld” episode, she failed a drug test after eating a baked good with poppy seeds, she said in a new interview. Elizabeth Dominguez, 29, inno...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Pregnant woman, 2-year-old son dead in Tennessee after driver deliberately mows them down, police say A Tennessee driver killed a pregnant woman and her 2-year-old son and injured two other people when he intentionally mowed them down Monday, according to police. William David Phillips, 33, first hit pedestrian Tillman Gunter, 61, before driving less...
09:48, 06/22/2019

Florida man blames demons after beating pregnant girlfriend for playing Xbox, police say A Florida man claimed demons took over his body before attacking his pregnant girlfriend for turning on an Xbox video game console before bedtime, authorities said....
12:16, 05/08/2019

Woman ‘burnt from inside out’ after severe reaction to medication pregnant with 'miracle' baby Warned she would never conceive after being burned alive by a catastrophic reaction to epilepsy drugs, a young woman has revealed her joy at being just weeks away from giving birth to her miracle baby....
07:16, 05/29/2019

Notice of Claim: Hacienda rape victim possibly pregnant once before, repeatedly raped PHOENIX (KPNX) – Documents indicate a woman with developmental disabilities who was impregnated at a Phoenix Hacienda HealthCare facility was repeatedly raped before giving birth last December and, according to a doctor who inspected her, could...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Alec Baldwin shares emotions of finding out his wife is pregnant, then a heartbreaking loss Hilaria Baldwin initially revealed that she thought she was having a miscarriage on April 4 through a social media post.        ...
13:00, 05/01/2019

Suspect, 27, arrested in murder of pregnant woman shot and killed in Georgia: police Georgia police say they have arrested a 27-year-old woman Wednesday night connected to murder of a pregnant woman, who was killed earlier this week while trying to shield her 3-year-old son from gunfire. ...
18:32, 07/26/2019

Multiple people detained after pregnant mother is shot and killed in Georgia, police say Georgia police have taken multiple people into custody Tuesday for “investigative purposes" after a pregnant woman was shot and killed outside her home. ...
12:32, 07/23/2019

Starbucks barista accused of demanding pregnant woman give back coffee A Starbucks barista in the UK is being accused of “womb bothering” a pregnant woman by insisting she give back her caffeinated coffee because it is "bad for the baby."...
14:48, 05/21/2019

Pregnant celebrities 2019: Who's due, baby bump pics and gender reveals See when pregnant celebrities are due including Meghan Markle, Amy Schumer, Jessica Simpson, Snooki, Kate Mara and Danielle Fishel.        ...
12:00, 04/28/2019

Croydon stabbing: Baby fights for life after pregnant mother, 26, is stabbed to death A baby was fighting for life in hospital today after being delivered in an emergency procedure after the mother was stabbed to death in south London....
01:00, 06/30/2019

Pregnant mothers give birth in olive groves after fleeing Syria violence Officials in the last rebel outpost in Syria have told Sky News an estimated 700,000 people have been forced out of their homes due to a recent surge in violence in Idlib province....
11:32, 05/25/2019

Pregnant wives, condo swaps and the family dog: The human toll of the MLB trade deadline Everyone hates moving – but imagine doing it on a moment's notice with no real say where you'll be going.       ...
08:16, 07/23/2019

Arizona mayor asks Nike to build planned factory there despite governor's opposition after sneaker controversy Mayor Georgia Lord of Goodyear, Arizona, has urged Nike to stick to plans to open a factory in her town despite Republican Gov. Doug Ducey pulling financial support for the project after the company decided not to sell a shoe featuring an early versi...
11:48, 07/04/2019

Arizona Governor to yank Nike financial incentives after company pulls American flag sneakers The Republican governor said Nike's decision "is a shameful retreat for the company. American businesses should be proud of our country's history, not abandoning it."...
06:00, 07/02/2019

After Colin Kaepernick complaint, Nike reportedly pulls shoe with ‘Betsy Ross flag’ design The former NFL quarterback, according to sources cited by the Wall Street Journal, objected to what he saw as the association the 13-star flag has with an era marked by slavery....
21:32, 07/01/2019

Anti-Defamation League weighs in on Betsy Ross flag debate after Nike pulls shoe The Anti-Defamation League on Tuesday weighed into the Betsy Ross flag debate after Colin Kaepernick reportedly raised concerns to Nike officials about putting the flag on a sneaker....
12:00, 07/04/2019

Air Force veteran touts new shoe to honor law enforcement as Nike pulls patriotic flag sneaker Amid the controversy surrounding Nike scrapping plans for an American flag-themed sneaker, a U.S. Air Force veteran announced a new shoe he designed to benefit law enforcement officers....
08:32, 07/03/2019

Nike reportedly pulled a shoe line from China after its designer supported Hong Kong protests Japanese designer Undercover posted on its Instagram account a photo of protesters with the slogan "no extradition to China," the Financial Times reported....
23:48, 06/25/2019