Nielsen admits to errors in TV measurement

NEW YORK - The Nielsen company on Friday admitted to errors...across all of the broadcast networks. Nielsen described the errors as minuscule, but...first week of the television season.Nielsen executives said the errors only became...

Judge rules SC State trustees can fire President Thomas Elzey; board holds meeting by phone

...firing Elzey for cause.There was no public discussion beyond trustee Dennis Nielsen saying Elzey deserved a hearing before the board before he was fired. Nielsen was the only no vote.Elzey's lawyer Nancy Bloodgood said in an e-mail that...

Islanders shut out rival Rangers

NEW YORK - Frans Nielsen's short-handed tally capped the Islanders' three-goal second period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves in his fourth shutout...

Augusta soldier writes poetry, publishes book

...service members to relieve traumatic stress.Besides therapeutic, the practice could also prove to be profitable.According to Nielsen BookScan reports, print publishing has grown from 620 million books sold in 2013 to 635 million sold last year.Jones' book...

Canadiens win in shootout over Maple Leafs

...York two- and three-goal leads in the third. The Islanders have won four in a row and six of seven. Ryan Strome and Frans Nielsen also scored, and Jaroslav Halak made 34 saves. SENATORS 7, OILERS 2In Ottawa, Ontario, Milan Michalek had two goals and...

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Dr. James Becton (left) and artist Tom Nielsen unveil a portrait Thursday of Dr. Floyd E. Bliven, Jr., which was painted by Nielsen after Bliven's death, for friends and family at a gathering at the Wallace House at the Augusta Country Club.

Islanders set franchise mark in shootout win over Flyers

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen and John Tavares finally solved Philadelphia's Steve Mason in a shootout, and the New York Islanders outlasted the Flyers 1-0...

Nielsen critics are persistent despite improved numbers

...after a campaign was launched against Nielsen Media Research for fear that a new counting system would shortchange blacks, Nielsen says blacks are watching more television...monopoly over measuring TV audiences. Nielsen, which prefers a low public profile...

Lonnie Nielsen rallies to win at En-Joie

ENDICOTT, N.Y. - Lonnie Nielsen was as amazed as anybody. Nielsen shot a 9-under 63 on Sunday, vaulting past second-round...Black. Trailing Funk by three shots entering the day, Nielsen started with four birdies and an eagle and pulled away...

Actor Leslie Nielsen dies at 84

LOS ANGELES - Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona...the passing of beloved actor Leslie Nielsen, probably best remembered as Lt. Frank...pictures and television," said Kelly.Nielsen came to Hollywood in the mid-1950s...