| May 25, 2014
| 4:50 AM
The Tennis Channel is launching a digital subscription service that puts a new spin on the established business model for TV sports programming.
Beginning Sunday, the sports network will begin selling a programming package directly to consumers. The new...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:12 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Keegan Bradley strolled across the Pinehurst practice green Wednesday and noticed Zach Johnson using a putting aid.
Resting in Johnson's sternum was a rod called the Pendulum Putting Pro, which helps players maintain proper shaft...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:18 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. – We’ve reached the midway point of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 with Martin Kaymer in total control. Kaymer’s second round 65 put him at 10 under par for the tournament and sends him to the weekend with a six-...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:19 AM
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Jane Dailey is a professor of American history at the University of Chicago and the Law School. She has published extensively on the history and law of race in the United States since the Civil War.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:41 PM
As good and as popular as he is as the lead course reporter for Golf Channel and NBC, Roger Maltbie never had the slightest inclination to do what he has done so well for the past 23 years.
And given his introduction to golf tournament broadcasting, it'...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Notah Begay III, a four-time PGA Tour winner and current television analyst, is recovering from a heart attack suffered last week.
The Golf Channel announced on Tuesday that Begay suffered the attack in Dallas last week and underwent a procedure to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The Paley Center for Media will celebrate ESPN's 35th anniversary by honoring the sports network at its annual spring benefit dinner on May 28 in New York.
ESPN executive chairman George Bodenheimer and prexy John Skipper will also be presented with...
| May 1, 2014
Lydia Ko turned 17 last week, banked 270 large and was feted by Time magazine along with Pope Francis, Rand Paul, Beyonce, Hillary Clinton, Pharrell Williams, Angela Merkel and Matthew McConaughey.
Good luck with an encore there, ey?
"It's just a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Comcast and Time Warner Cable today brought their road show to the U.S. Senate, trying to prove that their proposed $40-billion merger will bring fabulous service to consumers, create new competition and, one would think, end the stalemate over the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Almost four months after the net announced that Laureen Ong would be stepping down from her role as prez, Travel Channel has named a new leader for its exec ranks: Shannon O'Neill.
O'Neill steps into the post after spending three years as the cabler's...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It was only a few years ago that Comcast went through the rigorous, year-long process to secure regulatory approval of its acquisition of NBCUniversal. Now, with its plans for the country's largest cable system to acquire the second largest, it is ready...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Supreme Court declined to take up Tennis Channel's petition against Comcast, ending a legal avenue for the sports network as it sought equal placement on the same tiers as the sports channels owned by Comcast.
In its long-running fight with Comcast,...