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Analyst says Nike's Kaepernick ad is boosting sales

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Nike's Instagram account is exploding - and that's a sign that business is, too, a Wall Street analyst says. The sneaker giant's controversial Colin Kaepernick ad campaign has lured a rush of new followers to Nike's Instagram account since the first ad dropped on Labor Day - a gain of more than 170,000 according to...
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Bradley Beal has a lot to say about Nike's ad campaign with Colin Kaepernick

Bradley Beal has a lot to say about Nike's ad campaign with Colin Kaepernick

4 monthes ago   |   By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

On the first episode of the new Wizards Talk podcast, Chris Miller gets personal with Bradley Beal about his thoughts on the Nike's Colin Kaepernick campaign.
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College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for...

WATCH: Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces she's running for president in 2020 on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced her widely-expected candidacy for the presidency on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Tuesday. Asked why she was... Read more ...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his...

A photographer captured the notes William Barr's grandson wrote during his grandpa's confirmation hearing

William Barr, President Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, sat for his confirmation hearing on Tuesday, but Barr wasn't alone - members of his family, including his... Read more ...

D.C. Judge Tells Furloughed Workers They Must Stay On The Job

D.C. Judge Tells Furloughed Workers They Must Stay On The Job

About 400,000 federal workers are called "excepted" and are required to work without pay. They sued for an injunction that would end that requirement, but the judge said no... Read more ...

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May suffers historic defeat after MPs reject her Brexit deal

Theresa May's Brexit deal rejected by the UK parliament. MPs in the House of Commons voted by a margin of 432 to 202 against the deal. It is the biggest Commons defeat for a... Read more ...

William Barr: Mueller and I are 'good friends' and 'I don't believe' he...

William Barr: Mueller and I are 'good friends' and 'I don't believe' he 'would be involved in a witch hunt'

William Barr, President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee, said Tuesday that he does not believe the special counsel Robert Mueller "would be involved in a witch hunt... Read more ...

Huawei Founder Denies His Firm Spies For China

Huawei Founder Denies His Firm Spies For China

In rare remarks to foreign media, Ren Zhengfei says his telecommunications equipment company is independently owned and would not give China user data. Experts disagree. Read more ...

Snapchat's parent company is losing its CFO after less than a year, and the...

Snapchat's parent company is losing its CFO after less than a year, and the stock is plummeting

Tim Stone, the CFO of Snapchat parent company Snap, is quitting. On Tuesday, the exec notified the beleaguered messaging app company of his intention to quit "to pursue other... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams 'far-right former governor' Scott Walker...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams 'far-right former governor' Scott Walker after he mischaracterizes her proposed tax hike on the superrich

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed former Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's simplification of her proposal to hike taxes on the super-rich in a tweet on Tuesday. Walker said he... Read more ...

The White House is reportedly considering former Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi to...

The White House is reportedly considering former Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi to head the World Bank

The White House is reportedly considering Indra Nooyi, the former CEO of PepsiCo, to become the next president of the World Bank, The New York Times reported on Tuesday. She is... Read more ...