Does This Nike Ad Signal a Future After Tiger?

Jan. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Golfer Rory McIlroy has signed a sponsorship deal with Nike, the company announced today. McIlroy, 23, and Tiger Woods, 37, also a Nike endorsee, are featured in a new television ad for the apparel maker. The commercial has media pundits buzzing that Nike will begin shifting its marketing muscle toward the younger McIlroy and away from Woods. (Source: Bloomberg)
China Presents New Military White Paper
15:48 - China’s Ministry of National Defense has given a news conference outlining their latest military strategy. It’s all part of an effort to make the department more transparent. Bloomberg’s David Tweed reports on “Asia Edge.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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