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  • Nike co-founder Knight will step down as chairman story has photos
    Updated: Jun-30-15 7:59 pm

    NEW YORK - Nike Chairman Phil Knight, who turned a business selling shoes out of the back of his car into the world's most valuable sports brand, has announced plans to step down as company chairman.

  • OHSU meets Nike co-founder's cancer research challenge 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 12:07 pm

    PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon Health & Science University officials said Thursday they have met the $500 million fundraising challenge issued by Nike co-founder Phil Knight and his wife, Penny.

  • Former Georgetown coach receives Court of Honor Award 
    Updated: Jun-24-15 4:32 pm

    NEW YORK - Former Georgetown coach John Thompson Jr. has been presented the Court of Honor Award from the National Association of Basketball Coaches, the first time it has been given to one of their own.