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Late Night Roundup: Getting Your Story Right On Iraq

Jon Stewart is glad that somebody is finally being held accountable for lying about the Iraq War.

February 10, 2015

Decisive Punishment For Donald Sterling Draws Praise From NBA Community

By Steve Popper, The Record (Hackensack, NJ) NEW YORK — Just days after an audio recording surfaced with Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling speaking in racially charged language, the NBA moved swiftly and forcefully in handing down its punishment: a lifetime ban, a $2.5 million fine and an urging for the Board of Governors to […]

April 30, 2014

Music Titan David Geffen Interested In Buying Clippers

By Jim Peltz, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES—Music and film mogul David Geffen is interested in buying the Los Angeles Clippers if NBA Commissioner Adam Silver succeeds in persuading other NBA owners to force a sale of the team, Geffen’s office said Tuesday. “If the Clippers become available he would be interested in buying the franchise,” […]

April 30, 2014

NBA Players, City Leaders Cheer Sanctions Against Donald Sterling

By David Zahniser, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — City leaders and current and former NBA players on Tuesday hailed the basketball league’s decision to ban Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life and fine him $2.5 million for racial comments caught on tape and made public late last week. “Today, we feel like justice […]

April 29, 2014

NBA Bans Clippers Owner Donald Sterling For Life

By Janis Carr and Dan Woike, The Orange County Register NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday that he has banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life. He was also fined $2.5 million. Silver also said he will urge the NBA’s board of governors to force Sterling to sell the Clippers. An audio tape of […]

April 29, 2014

NBA Chief Set To Address Sterling Racism Probe

New York (AFP) – NBA commissioner Adam Silver was to face the media Tuesday over the probe into racist remarks allegedly made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling — a key moment for the league. Silver was expected to announce sanctions against the 80-year-old billionaire, whose alleged comments have outraged players and coaches and […]

April 29, 2014