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NEW YORK | Nike’s marketing strikes a chord without hurting business

NEW YORK — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker’s stock is up and sales have been steady. The furor seems to have largely died down as the company reports earnings … Continue reading NEW YORK | Nike’s marketing strikes a chord without hurting business

NFL players protest during anthem, drawing rebuke from Trump

NFL players demonstrated during the national anthem at several preseason games Thursday night, protests that again drew a rebuke from President Donald Trump. Writing on Twitter from his New Jersey golf resort, Trump said Friday players “make a fortune doing what they love,” and those who refuse to stand “proudly” for the anthem should be … Continue reading NFL players protest during anthem, drawing rebuke from Trump