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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 28 / 14

Media reporter  Joe Flint : "Very excited to be re-joining the WSJ on the media beat and very grateful to the LA Times for five great years." Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Kay Cabot : "For Johny Manziel's final team period today, the Beastie Boys' 'Fight for your right to party' blared...

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07/02/96
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FORBES lists American and foreign billionaires in their latest issue. Those with sports interests: PAUL ALLEN ($7.4B); JOHN KLUGE ($6.8B); PHIL KNIGHT ($5.12B); PHILIP ANSHCUTZ ($2.0B); RICHARD DEVOS

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07/02/96
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07/01/96
NBA AGENTS: WILLIAMS SNUBS HOYA TRADITION; JOE SMITH INC.

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06/28/96
DALLAS COP ARRESTED IN IRVIN MURDER PLOT

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06/27/96
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EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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