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FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2012, file photo, Golden Nugget casino owner Tilman Fertitta speaks at a meeting in Atlantic City, N.J. Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. The deal includes Clutch City Sports and Entertainment, which puts on shows and concerts at the Toyota Center. Fertitta will be the team's sole owner, calling this a "lifelong dream come true." (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
September 05, 2017 - 5:04 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Tilman Fertitta, a billionaire restaurant and casino owner from Houston, agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander on Tuesday. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. In the two most recent sales of NBA teams, the Los Angeles Clippers...
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September 05, 2017 - 1:50 pm
WESTMINSTER, Vt. (AP) — The advertising executive who led the team that created McGruff the Crime Dog and who voiced the character has died. The family of John "Jack" Keil (KY-el) says he died Aug. 25 at home in Westminster West, Vermont. He was 94. The National Crime Prevention Council says Keil...
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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Derek Jeter speaks to the media after the last baseball game of his career, against the Boston Red Sox, at Fenway Park in Boston. Derek Jeter and Bruce Sherman are holding meetings Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 5-6, 2017, at Marlins Park to ease the transition in their investment group's pending purchase of the Miami Marlins, a person familiar with the discussions said. The person confirmed the meetings to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because those involved have not commented. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
September 05, 2017 - 1:30 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Derek Jeter and Bruce Sherman are holding meetings Tuesday and Wednesday at Marlins Park to ease the transition in their investment group's pending purchase of the Miami Marlins, a person familiar with the discussions said. The person confirmed the meetings to The Associated Press on...
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FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2012, file photo, Golden Nugget casino owner Tilman Fertitta speaks at a meeting in Atlantic City, N.J. Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. The deal includes Clutch City Sports and Entertainment, which puts on shows and concerts at the Toyota Center. Fertitta will be the team's sole owner, calling this a "lifelong dream come true." (AP Photo/Wayne Parry, File)
September 05, 2017 - 1:19 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. The deal includes Clutch City Sports and Entertainment, which puts on shows and concerts at the Toyota...
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September 05, 2017 - 10:43 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. The deal includes Clutch City Sports and Entertainment, which puts on shows and concerts at the Toyota...
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September 05, 2017 - 10:29 am
MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the discussions says Derek Jeter and Bruce Sherman are meeting with department heads Tuesday and Wednesday at Marlins Park to ease the transition in their investment group's pending purchase of the Miami Marlins. The person confirmed the meetings to The...
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September 04, 2017 - 11:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Newspaper publisher Tronc has acquired the Daily News, a storied New York tabloid newspaper that won a Pulitzer Prize this year but has been buffeted by the changing media environment. Chicago-based Tronc Inc., the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune,...
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September 04, 2017 - 7:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A company that publishes books by Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Ann Coulter and other conservative authors says it wants nothing to do anymore with The New York Times and its best-seller list. Regnery Publishing said on Monday it will no longer recognize the Times' accounting of book...
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September 04, 2017 - 5:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A company that publishes books by Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Ann Coulter and other conservative authors says it wants nothing to do anymore with The New York Times and its best-seller list. Regnery Publishing said on Monday it will no longer recognize the Times' accounting of book...
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FILE -- In this Aug. 9, 2017 file photo, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at his Likud Party conference, in Tel Aviv, Israel. With a slew of corruption scandals closing in on him, Netanyahu is increasingly dropping what remains of his statesmanlike persona in favor of nationalist rhetoric popular with his base. By cozying up to conservatives, anti-migrant voices and West Bank settlers, Netanyahu appears to be trying to reframe the corruption allegations as an ideological witch-hunt. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File)
September 04, 2017 - 1:02 pm
JERUSALEM (AP) — With a slew of corruption scandals closing in on him, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is dropping what remains of his statesmanlike persona in favor of an angry nationalism that's popular with his base. Casting himself as an innocent outsider, the long-serving prime...
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