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NBA Team Owner’s Racist Comments Prompt State Farm ‘Pause’

Virgin America Inc. and CarMax Inc. ended their sponsorships with the Los Angeles Clippers, while State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance and Kia Motors Corp. suspended their involvement with the team being investigated by the National Basketball Association over racist comments …

Brit Insurance Drops Cricket Sponsorship

English cricket is searching for a new shirt sponsor for its national teams after Brit Insurance said it would not renew its contract beyond 2014. The insurance company became England’s sponsor in 2010 on a four-year deal, in which time …