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Nike, Inc.: American athletic equipment company
Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services. The company is headquartered near Beaverton, Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area. It is the world's largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel and a major manufacturer of sports equipment, with revenue in excess of US$24.1 billion in its fiscal year 2012. As of 2012, it employed more than 44,000 people worldwide. In 2014 the brand alone was valued at $19 billion, making it the most valuable brand among sports businesses. As of 2017, the Nike brand is valued at $29.6 billion. Nike ranked No. 89 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.

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'It feels like running on trampolines' - the technology behind marathon landmarks

Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei completed their record-breaking marathons in Nike's Vaporfly trainers - coincidence or controversial?
BBC News - Published

Alberto Salazar: Nike Oregon Project 'closed down after head coach's ban'

US reports claim Nike consider head coach Alberto Salazar's four-year ban a "distraction" for athletes and its Oregon Project has been closed down.
BBC News - Published

Videos for Nike, Inc.

LeBron says Morey 'wasn't educated' when he sent Hong Kong tweet [Video]LeBron says Morey 'wasn't educated' when he sent Hong Kong tweet

LeBron James weighed in on the controversy between China and the NBA in a conflict that has seen Houston Rockets gear removed from Nike and NBA stores in major cities throughout China. Yahaira Jacquez..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Stocks pause on trade deal uncertainty [Video]Stocks pause on trade deal uncertainty

U.S. stocks edged lower Monday as uncertainties following recent U.S.-China trade negotiations clouded sentiment and investors turned their focus to the third-quarter earnings season, which begins..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

Oregon, home of Nike and U.S.athletics hotbed, will host the 2021 World Athletics Championships [Video]Oregon, home of Nike and U.S.athletics hotbed, will host the 2021 World Athletics Championships

Oregon, home of Nike and U.S.athletics hotbed, puts on launch event as host of the 2021 World Athletics Championships

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:50Published

Salazar receives four-year ban for doping violations [Video]Salazar receives four-year ban for doping violations

Alberto Salazar, the former coach to Mo Farah, receives a four-year ban from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for doping violations.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:01Published

Michael Avenatti Backs Off On Subpoena For Nike Docs [Video]Michael Avenatti Backs Off On Subpoena For Nike Docs

Michael Avenatti on Tuesday withdrew his request to subpoena sportswear giant Nike Inc. The move was connected to the federal criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion. According to..

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Top 7 Favorite Brands Of Millennials [Video]Top 7 Favorite Brands Of Millennials

7. Google 6. Samsung 5. Target 4. Walmart 3. Nike 2. Apple 1. Amazon

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What to watch in the week ahead [Video]What to watch in the week ahead

Wall Street will key in on the jobs report and speeches by Fed officials in the week ahead.

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Nike shuts down Oregon Project after ban of coach

Nike Inc [NKE.N] shut down its Nike Oregon Project training group on Thursday, following the recent four-year ban of founder and coach Alberto Salazar by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).
Reuters - Published

Houston Rockets Nike merchandise disappears from China stores

Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike stores in major Chinese cities amid the furore surrounding a tweet from the team's general manager in support of..
Reuters - Published

Wall Street bounces back as investors shrug off impeachment risk

The S&P 500 notched its biggest daily gain in two weeks on Wednesday as investors shrugged off the news of an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, while Nike shares jumped on upbeat..
Reuters - Published

Stocks gain as investors look past impeachment risk

The S&P 500 notched its biggest daily gain in two weeks on Wednesday as investors looked past Democrats' attempt to impeach President Donald Trump, while Nike shares jumped on upbeat quarterly results.
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Wall Street set for best day in two weeks on Trump trade comments

U.S. stock indexes were set for their best day in two weeks on Wednesday after President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China could happen sooner than expected, while Nike shares hit a record high..
Reuters - Published

Wall Street rises on Trump's trade comments; Nike hits record high

U.S. stock indexes rose on Wednesday after President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China could happen sooner than expected, while Nike's shares hit a record high on upbeat quarterly results.
Reuters - Published

Wall Street ticks lower as Trump impeachment threat weighs

U.S. stock indexes edged lower on Wednesday as a move to launch an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump more than offset gains in shares of Nike and Philip Morris.
Reuters - Published

Wall Street set to open flat as political worries weigh; Nike, tobacco stocks gain

U.S. stock indexes were set to open flat on Wednesday as a move to launch an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump unnerved investors, but a jump in shares of Nike and tobacco companies..
Reuters - Published

Stock futures fall on Trump impeachment push, Nike gains

U.S. stock index futures edged lower on Wednesday as a move to launch an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump injected a fresh dose of uncertainty, with forecast-beating results from Nike..
Reuters - Published

Michael Avenatti withdraws request to subpoena Nike in U.S. extortion case

Michael Avenatti on Tuesday withdrew his request to subpoena Nike Inc in connection with the federal criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion, after the company said prosecutors already..
Reuters - Published

U.S. calls Michael Avenatti request to subpoena Nike a 'fishing expedition'

U.S. prosecutors urged a Manhattan federal judge to reject Michael Avenatti's request to subpoena Nike Inc, calling it a "fishing expedition" unrelated to a criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer..
Reuters - Published

Avenatti says he did nothing wrongful in Nike extortion case

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Monday said he did nothing "wrongful" in dealing with Nike Inc, and asked a federal judge to dismiss the criminal extortion..
Reuters - Published

Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship contracts.
BBC News - Published

Lawyer Avenatti seeks to end 'vindictive' Nike prosecution he blames on Trump feud

Lawyer Michael Avenatti asked a federal judge to dismiss an indictment accusing him of trying to extort Nike Inc , saying he was targeted in a "vindictive and selective prosecution" because of his feud..
Reuters - Published

Rare Nike trainers sell for more than £350,000

Historic 1970s running shoes smash their expected selling price at auction in New York.
BBC News - Published

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers

A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc , sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction.
Reuters - Published

At $437,500, Nike running shoes smash auction record for sneakers

A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike, sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at public auction.
Reuters - Published

Nike goes ahead with investment in new Arizona manufacturing plant

Nike Inc said on Thursday it will open a manufacturing facility in Goodyear, Arizona, with a likely investment of at least $184 million, going ahead with the site after the state of Arizona last week..
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Sneakers give art a run for its money at first-of-a-kind Sotheby's auction

Move over Monet. Nike is hot on your heels.
Reuters - Published

Nike hit by conservative backlash over 'racist trainer'

US political leaders join condemnation of Nike for pulling a trainer with a controversial US flag.
BBC News - Published

Arizona cancels incentive for Nike plant after 'terrible decision' to recall sneaker: governor

Arizona's governor on Tuesday withdrew a $1 million incentive for Nike Inc to build a plant in the state after the world's largest sportswear maker canceled release of a sneaker featuring a..
Reuters - Published

Arizona to pull incentive for Nike plant over sneaker recall

Arizona will withdraw incentives for Nike Inc's manufacturing plant in the state after the sportswear maker pulled the release of a sneaker that featured an old version of the American flag, Governor..
Reuters - Published

Nike 'pulls Betsy Ross flag trainer after Kaepernick complaint'

Nike will not sell a trainer with an early version of the US flag adopted by American Nazis.
BBC News - Published

Why are Nike trainers washing up on beaches?

why are nike trainers washing up on beaches?
From Bermuda and the Azores to Ireland and France, large numbers of shoes are washing ashore.
BBC News - Published

Michael Avenatti gets trial date over alleged Nike extortion

Lawyer Michael Avenatti, an outspoken critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, is scheduled to go to trial on Nov. 12 in federal court in Manhattan on charges of extorting Nike Inc.
Reuters - Published

Avenatti pleads not guilty to extorting Nike, ripping off Stormy Daniels

Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he extorted Nike Inc, just hours after entering a not-guilty plea to defrauding porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled..
Reuters - Published

Quiz of the Week: To which country was Nike forced to apologise?

quiz of the week: to which country was nike forced to apologise?
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?
BBC News - Published

Trump antagonist Avenatti indicted for ripping off Stormy Daniels, extorting Nike

Michael Avenatti's legal troubles escalated on Wednesday as federal prosecutors announced new indictments accusing the lawyer and prominent critic of U.S. President Donald Trump of ripping off porn..
Reuters - Published

Nike cancels 'Puerto Rico' shoe over Panama indigenous design

nike cancels 'puerto rico' shoe over panama indigenous design
The shoe was to be a tribute to Puerto Rico but featured a design from an indigenous group in Panama.
BBC News - Published

Shoe giants urge Trump to end trade war

shoe giants urge trump to end trade war
Nike and Adidas are among 170 firms who claim higher tariffs are 'catastrophic' for consumers.
BBC News - Published

Nike, Under Armour, among others, urge Trump to remove footwear from tariff list

Leading U.S. footwear companies, including Nike Inc and Under Armour, on Monday urged the U.S. President Donald Trump to immediately remove footwear from the proposed tariffs list on goods imported..
Reuters - Published

Nike raises eyebrows with model's unshaven armpit

nike raises eyebrows with model's unshaven armpit
An Instagram post showing a Nike model's unshaven armpit has sparked a discussion about gender norms.
BBC News - Published

Avenatti says 'nervous' about prison time but proclaims innocence

Michael Avenatti on Tuesday again proclaimed his innocence on charges he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike Inc, but in an interview with CBS, admitted he was concerned about doing prison..
Reuters - Published

Trump foe Avenatti charged with trying to extort $20 million from Nike

Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was charged on Monday with what prosecutors said was an attempt to..
Reuters - Published

Trump critic Michael Avenatti arrested in $20 million Nike 'shakedown': prosecutors

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was charged Monday with extortion in what prosecutors called an..
Reuters - Published

Michael Avenatti: Stormy Daniels lawyer accused of fraud

michael avenatti: stormy daniels lawyer accused of fraud
Michael Avenatti is charged with trying to extort more than $20m from sports apparel giant Nike.
BBC News - Published

U.S. lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested in Nike extortion scam: prosecutors

Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against U.S. President Donald Trump, was arrested on Monday and charged with extorting more than $20..
Reuters - Published

Nike fined $14 million for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise

EU antitrust regulators fined U.S. sportswear maker Nike 12.5 million euros ($14.14 million) on Monday for restricting cross-border sales of merchandising products of five European football clubs and..
Reuters - Published

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