June 9, 1990 |
Officials of Oral Roberts University are predicting that evangelist Morris Cerullo, who beat them in a bid to purchase the PTL satellite network, will not be able to complete the deal. The trustee for the defunct PTL ministries originally accepted the university's $6-million purchase price for the Inspirational Network. But on May 30, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Columbia, S.C.
May 19, 1993 |
The $3 million to $25 million a year they might gain by opening a splashy bingo parlor looks enticing, but the Catawba Indians here say they will not follow scores of other tribes into such a business venture. Instead, Catawba Chief Gilbert Blue says, the tribe will invest the $50 million it expects to receive as settlement of its land claim in an industrial park, a museum and a replica of a historic Indian village.
August 6, 2005 |
The National Collegiate Athletic Assn. will ban the use of 18 Native American nicknames and mascots it considers "hostile or abusive" during its postseason tournaments beginning early next year, the organization announced Friday.