Stories tagged: name
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth favors student-athletes receiving more than what NCAA rules allow currently, but he has strong reservations if that involves profiting off their name, image and likeness.
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
A Spokane police officer has been placed on paid leave after firing his gun in a Saturday arrest. The officer has come under scrutiny before for using force on the …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
A Texas mother is calling out a Southwest Airlines employee who she said mocked her 5-year-old daughter’s name and posted a picture of the child’s boarding pass on social media.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018
Weight Watchers is its dropping its brand name in exchange for something slimmer: “WW.” The company says the new logo – coupled with the tagline “Wellness that Works” – puts …
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018
Priceline is changing its name to Booking Holdings Inc., citing its expansion into numerous international brands over the last 20 years.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s hospital has a new name that reflects the tribe’s heritage.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
The nation’s fourth-largest credit union is getting rid of the extended cursive E that has dominated its logo for some 30 years, but the rebranding won’t change the name that …
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017
A New Mexico brewery that uses the Route 66 in its name faces a lawsuit from a European company that says it owns the beer sales and marketing trademark for …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017
One Obama administration action may be safe under President Donald Trump – the long-sought renaming of North America’s tallest peak to Denali.
Thu., May 25, 2017
University of Oregon officials have settled on a new name for a dormitory formerly named after a Ku Klux Klan leader.
Fri., May 30, 1997
Symbol Could Be Used To Educate Emblem Of Honor The Colvilles Could Use The Powerful Symbol Of A Mascot To Teach Respect.
There are good reasons why the University of California at Santa Cruz is the only school in the nation whose mascot is the banana slug. Banana slugs are slow, slimy …
Fri., May 24, 1996
Armed And Militant Fugitive Wanted On Federal Weapons Charges Has Advocated Violence Against Government
Thu., May 18, 1995
“Meet the Press” or “Beat the Press”? You make the call. “Meet the Press” began on NBC in 1947. “Beat the Press,” to be hosted by Camille Paglia, a “radical …
Wed., May 17, 1995
More than 20,000 panda lovers have responded to a call from the Shanghai zoo to suggest names for its newest addition, a 10-month-old female panda nicknamed Maomao. Letters have come …
Tue., April 25, 1995
Jensen-Byrd, a Spokane-based hard goods distribution company, has changed its name to Jensen Distribution Services Inc. to reflect the company’s restructuring efforts. The change was announced Saturday to Jensen’s 250 …
Fri., April 14, 1995
Shoveljerk - the new band that includes four former members of the defunct Coeur d’Alene octet Black Happy - will make its first local appearance Saturday at Outback Jack’s. Shoveljerk …
Wed., March 29, 1995
Calgary-based Cominco Fertilizers Ltd. said Tuesday that it is changing its company name and seeking to be listed on the NASDAQ national stock market in the United States. Pending shareholder …