'Slave Trade' video game altered after social media backlash

...promptly chastised on social media for trivializing slavery with the stacking segment. Serious Games founder Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen took to Twitter to defend "Slave Trade" against the controversy before deleting his account Tuesday. He could not be immediately...

Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennials

...People ages 18 to 34 spent on average nearly 109 hours a month watching live TV in the first quarter of this year, according to Nielsen. That's by far the largest amount of time spent on any device, but the number is down from more than 131 hours a month...

Georgia Tech's Patrick Skov pushing for starting spot

...order with coach Art Briles close behind them."Weird coincidence," Baylor spokesman Heath Nielsen said Friday. "Hard to believe, I know."Nielsen said players were sorted by class. Seniors were on the front rows with Briles, then sorted...

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...

Aussies are strong in the 100-meter backstroke at world championships

...so I thought it was very appropriate," she said.Seebohm's teammate, Madison Wilson, was second in 58.75 and Mie Oe Nielsen, of Denmark, was third in 58.86.Seebohm whipped out her camera phone to take a selfie of her and Wilson.Franklin finished...

Graham Rahal mounting charge in IndyCar standings

...Brickyard 400 from NBC to NBC Sports Network, the race set a network record for viewers for the month of July.According to Nielsen, the race peaked with 5.6 million people watching between 6:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.The 3.0 rating was the highest...

Islanders finally win at home, against Red Wings

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen's goal 16 seconds into the second period broke a 3-3 tie and the New York Islanders held on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4...

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...