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New XFL owner to be named in August – and it...

Rumored to be among the companies taking a look at acquiring the bankrupt football league is Fox/Disney, while a CBS reporter has floated the idea that the NFL should buy the XFL as “a developmental league.”

Labor Department girding for more unemployment applications while still clearing backlog

With two senior Trump administration officials admitting on Sunday TV talk shows that the unemployment situation could reach levels seen during the Great Depression...

Mario Batali being investigated by NYPD for sexual misconduct

Batali, who co-owns and co-operates the Tarry Lodge and the Tarry Market in Port Chester and the Tarry Lodge Westport, issued a statement saying he "vehemently denied" the charges against him.

WFSB removed from Optimum cable television slate

CBS affiliate dropped after retransmission content agreement talks break down.

USTA ups prize money for the Open

The USTA, which owns and operates the US Open, has approved a multimillion increase in prize money as well as a schedule that will give the final four men and women a respite between the semifinals and the finals.

CBS to purchase FM station for $75m, simulcast The FAN

CBS Radio will purchase New York station 101.9 FM from Merlin Media for $75 million and will begin simulcasting Sports Radio 66 WFAN later this fall.

Pace taps into arts and entertainment with new management program

In an effort to tap into the growing interest in the arts and the wealth of resources in the New York City area, Pace University’s Lubin School of Business this fall introduced an Arts and Entertainment Management program to prepare students looking to get involved in the business side of the arts and entertainment fields.

Southport exec nets Big East job

The Big East Conference named Southport resident Mike Aresco as its new commissioner.

Sports Illustrated show set for NBC Sports

In advance of the Olympics, NBC Sports will debut a new “Sports Illustrated” monthly show.

Another major champion at The Travelers

U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson is in the field for this week’s Travelers Championship in Cromwell.