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File photo of the WWE logo. (credit: Mark Mainz/Getty Images)

WWE, Wrestler’s Widow Settle Suit Over Royalties

World Wrestling Entertainment and the widow of performer Owen Hart have settled a lawsuit over royalties and the use of Hart’s image.

04/03/2013

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WWE Joins “Superstars for Sandy Relief” Auction

WWE is joining with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Hollywood celebrities and professional athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief.

03/25/2013

File photo of the WWE logo. (credit: Mark Mainz/Getty Images)

Conservatives Accuse WWE Of Attacking Tea Party With New Angle

World Wrestling Entertainment’s product may be considered PG nowadays, but a pair of major characters showing xenophobic and racist attitudes toward the company’s Latino champion have caused a wave of criticism from conservative pundits accusing the company of attacking the Tea Party.

02/20/2013

Tamara Sytch (Courtesy Branford Police)

WWE ‘Diva’ Arrested Again In Branford

Branford police say a former “Diva” with World Wrestling Entertainment was due in court Monday after her arrest over the weekend at the home of her former boyfriend.

01/28/2013

File photo of Triple H and Shawn Michaels at WWE Raw. (credit: Getty Images)

WWE Will Seek “Next Five” Economic Aid From State

The chief financial officer of Stamford-based WWE says the wrestling entertainment company is seeking aid under Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s “Next Five” economic development program as it plans to launch a cable TV network.

10/18/2012

Tamara Sytch (Courtesy Branford Police)

Former Wrestler Arrested For Fourth Time In Branford

A New York woman who wrestled with the WWE as “Sunny” has been arrested in Branford for the fourth time in the last month.

10/09/2012

WWE Superstar CM Punk attends the WWE SummerSlam VIP Kick-Off Party at Beverly Hills Hotel on Aug. 16, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images For WWE)

WWE Wrestler Accused Of Hitting Fan During Show Monday Night

World Wrestling Entertainment wrestler CM Punk hit a fan at the closing of “Raw” on Monday night.

10/09/2012

WWE Seeks Dismissal Of Connecticut Newspaper’s Complaint

The professional wrestling company that Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon once oversaw now wants a federal elections complaint filed by a Connecticut newspaper dismissed.

06/27/2012

Vince McMahon, WWE WrestleMania (Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images Entertainment)

Newspaper Files FEC Complaint Against McMahon Campaign

The Journal Inquirer of Manchester has filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission, saying Stamford-based WWE rendered illegal corporate assistance to the Senate campaign of its former chief executive Linda McMahon.

06/04/2012

Linda McMahon announcing her proposal at Zavarella Woodworking in Newington Wednesday morning (WTIC photo/Aaron Kupec)

McMahon Spreads Wealth To CT Republicans

Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon has donated generously to Republican town committees, the state Republican Party and various local candidates as she pursues a seat in the U.S. Senate for Connecticut.

04/13/2012

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