Raiders closing in on deal with former Titans QB Marcus Mariota, per report

Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz USA TODAYPublished 9:59 PM EDT Mar 16, 2020The Las Vegas Raiders found some quarterback clarity — and it doesn’t involve Tom Brady.The Raiders agreed to a deal with former Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota, according to NFL Network.Mariota, 26, was the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft after a decorated…

DraftKings spreads its wings, experiments with Democratic debate as possible outlet for bettors

Josh Peter USA TODAYPublished 10:46 PM EDT Mar 16, 2020Four hours before Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders squared off in a nationally televised debate Sunday, DraftKings — the daily fantasy sports company that relies heavily on betting — experimented.Scrambling after the coronavirus pandemic resulted in a virtual shutdown of sports, DraftKings launched a free-to-enter contest…

Robots Lowe’s says its connection has been a huge drag on the company, but it’s hopeful that an overhaul will boost its sales

Lowe’s CEO Marvin Ellison spoke about the company’s omnichannel strategy during the company’s Wednesday earnings call.In response to a question about brick-and-mortar sales, Ellison said that the company is hoping that an e-commerce overhaul will boost the performance of its physical stores.”We think it’s part and parcel that Lowes.com has to improve,” Ellison said. Visit Business…