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  • The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: February leading indicators, existing home sales for February, weekly jobless claims Local earnings: AAR Corp., Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Other earnings: ConAgra Foods Inc., Lennar Corp., Nike Inc., Scholastic Corp., Sterling...
  • PASSINGS: Lian Murray dies at 54; surf clothing designer

    PASSINGS: Lian Murray dies at 54; surf clothing designer
    Lian Murray Surf clothing designer Lian Murray, 54, an innovator in surfwear design who helped build the Hurley brand to prominence in the field, died Nov. 3 at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, several days after suffering an acute asthma attack,...
  • Facebook's Zuckerberg leads big jump in charity among the wealthy

    Facebook's Zuckerberg leads big jump in charity among the wealthy
    Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, led a big rise in philanthropy among the wealthy in 2013 as the number of gifts of at least $1 million climbed 57%, according to a report by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. The...
  • Under Armour and Nike settle trademark infringement lawsuit

    Under Armour and Nike settle trademark infringement lawsuit
    Under Armour and Nike Inc. have agreed to settle a trademark infringement lawsuit in which the Baltimore-based sports apparel brand accused its rival of illegally using versions of the "I Will" slogan. "The litigation has been resolved on a confidential...
  • First lady Michelle Obama announces new fitness initiative in Chicago, where obesity is high

     First lady Michelle Obama announces new fitness initiative in Chicago, where obesity is high
    First lady Michelle Obama rolled out her latest health and fitness initiative in Chicago on Thursday, just as city heath officials released new data showing 1 in 4 of the city's public school students are obese. The "Let's Move! Active Schools"...
  • Skechers laces up profit while trying on a new apparel line

    Skechers laces up profit while trying on a new apparel line
    Trendy footwear maker Skechers USA Inc., trying to overcome the controversy from its toner shoes, is increasing its modest gains from last year and so far outrunning Wall Street's expectations this year. The Manhattan Beach company has posted profits in...
  • Nike ends contract with Lance Armstrong

    Nike ends contract with Lance Armstrong
    Nike Inc. announced Wednesday it will end its contract with Lance Armstrong, an endorsement deal that once earned the embattled cycling star millions of dollars. The move comes a week after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency released reports that outlined...
  • Under Armour sues Nike for infringing on 'I Will' trademark

    Under Armour sues Nike for infringing on 'I Will' trademark
    Under Armour is suing Nike, alleging that its chief competitor is illegally using a version of the Baltimore sports apparel company's new primary slogan, "I Will." The suit, which the company said it filed Thursday afternoon in U.S. District Court in...
  • East Ridge LB Justin Horton blows away SPARQ competition in Mobile, Ala.

    East Ridge LB Justin Horton blows away SPARQ competition in Mobile, Ala.
    For the second straight Nike SPARQ Combine competition, Justin Horton of Clermont East Ridge blew away the field Sunday at Mobile, Ala. The6-foot-2, 200-pound linebacker had already turned in the nation best SPARQ rating Feb. 19, in Miami, but he decided...
  • Duaron Williams of Jones High enjoying life as top prospect

    Duaron Williams of Jones High enjoying life as top prospect
    Duaron Williams is a big boy. Six-foot-4, 296 pounds big. But it’s not the size of the mountainous Jones High offensive lineman that really stands out. It’s his smile. Like Williams, it is massive and hard to miss. On Sunday, he had it...
  • St. Pete Lakewood DE Dante Fowler commits to Florida State for 2012

    St. Pete Lakewood DE Dante Fowler commits to Florida State for 2012
    It looks like defensive line coach Dan McCarney's leaving Florida might have more of a recruiting impact than many may have thought. Sunday, St. Petersburg Lakewood junior defensive end Dante Fowler Jr., 6-foot-4, 235 pounds, committed to Florida State,...