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         ANDREW CRAIG, a prominent St. Louis banker and head of a
    group planning a centennial celebration of the 1904 World's Fair
    in 2004, said plans could include bidding for the Super Bowl,
    NCAA Final Four or MLB All-Star Game (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH,
    1/9)....JACK NEWFIELD's book on boxing promoter DON KING, "Only
    in America: The Life and Crimes of Don King," will be made into
    an HBO movie scheduled for release in early '97 (PHILADELPHIA
    INQUIRER, 1/10)....JAY LENO will host the NFL Alumni Player of
    the Year awards dinner in Phoenix on the eve of Super Bowl XXX
    (USA TODAY, 1/8)....The FT. LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL reported the
    FBI is investigating a series of incidents involving Marlins OF
    Council for Urban Economic Development will hold a conference on
    stadium financing February 1-3 in Scottsdale, AZ.  The Council is
    located in Washington, DC (CUED)....ESPN reports Padres OF RICKEY
    HENDERSON is under investigation by the IRS for possible failure
    to report income earned from autograph signing appearances
    ("SportsCenter," 1/9)....ESPN Enterprises has promoted RICK
    ALESSANDRI to VP & GM of SportsTicker (ESPN Inc.).

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