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  1. Report concludes Patriots personnel intentionally deflated game ballsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    The National Football League has released the results of an investigation into whether the New England Patriots used deflated balls during last season's AFC Championship game. The investigation, conducted by the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, concluded that it was "more probable than not" that New England Patriots team personnel intentionally violated the Playing Rules by deflating balls below the league standard 12.5 psi.

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  2. DEFLATE-GATE: Wells Report Offers No New Evidence, NFL Still Decides To Bust Brady's BallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Despite winning the 2015 Super Bowl, the New England Patriots have had a cloud hanging over their heads all off-season. After a bunch of finger pointing from anti-Patriots NFL executives, the NFL "publicly announced that it had retained Theodore V. Wells, Jr. and the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison" to conduct a private investigation into whether or not New England deliberately tampered with balls used in the AFC Championship game.

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  3. Deflategate Report Says Patriots Probably Knew About FootballsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | ABC News

    A report released today by the independent attorney hired by the NFL concludes "it's more probable than not" that Patriots personnel "participated in a deliberate effort to release air from Patriots games balls after the balls were examined by the referee." The investigation, led by attorney Ted Wells, stated it "is more than probable" that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady "was at least generally aware of the inappropriate activities" involving the release of air from the Patriots' footballs.

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  4. Secretary of Homeland Security to deliver Landon LectureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, will deliver a Landon Lecture at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, at Kansas State University in Forum Hall at the K-State Student Union. "Secretary Johnson's visit to Kansas State University is timely as construction of the Department of Homeland Security's National Bio and Agro-defense Facility gets underway this summer adjacent to campus," said Jackie Hartman , the university's chief of staff and director of community relations.

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  5. Spectrum Brands to buy car care products maker for $1.4 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | PE Hub

    Consumer products company Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc agreed to buy Armored AutoGroup Parent Inc , a maker of car care products, for $1.4 billion from private equity firm Avista Capital Partners. Spectrum Brands expects to fund the acquisition with $900 million of debt and about $500 million of its common stock, which includes equity to be bought by parent HRG Group Inc .

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  6. UPDATE 3-Spectrum Brands to buy car care products maker for $1.4 blnRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Reuters

    Consumer products company Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc agreed to buy Armored AutoGroup Parent Inc, a maker of car care products, for $1.4 billion from private equity firm Avista Capital Partners. Spectrum Brands expects to fund the acquisition with $900 million of debt and about $500 million of its common stock, which includes equity to be bought by parent HRG Group Inc .

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  7. The NFL's dropping its tax-exemption isn't a good thing. Here's why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, with St. Louis Rams owner and would be L.A. football impresario Stan Kroenke. If you want to know Goodell's salary going forward, you may have to guess.

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  8. NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corp to buy PE-owned B&GRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | PE Hub

    NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation and its investor group led by TriWest Capital Partners, Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund and NCA Partners have agreed to acquire B&G Crane Holdings . No financial terms were disclosed.

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  9. NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Signs Agreement to Purchase B&G Crane ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Market Wire

    NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Corporation and its investor group led by TriWest Capital Partners, Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund and NCA Partners announced today that a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of NCSG, NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Holdings Inc., has signed a Stock Purchase Agreement to buy 100% of the outstanding shares of B&G Crane Holdings, Inc. . The majority owner of the business prior to the sale is The Sterling Group, L.P. B&G was founded in Louisiana in 1946 by the Grilletta family who still own a significant minority interest in the business.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Scholastic to sell EdTech business to Houghton MifflinRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Reuters

    Scholastic Corp said it would sell its educational technology and services business to publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co for $575 million in cash, as it focuses on its core children's book publishing business. Scholastic, publisher of the "Harry Potter" series in the United States, has also benefited from the popularity of Minecraft Handbook series and cartoonist Raina Telgemeier's titles "Sisters", "Drama" and "Smile".

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  11. Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. KarpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Law.com

    In their Second Circuit Review, Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. Karp discuss 'Concerned Home Care Providers v. Cuomo,' in which the court ruled that New York's Wage Parity Law is not preempted by the National Labor Relations Act or ERISA; nor does it violate the Fourteenth Amendment's Equal Protection Clause or Due Process Clause.

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  12. Ben Mclean Named SVP, Digital Enterprises, NBCUniversalRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ben McLean has joined NBCUniversal as Senior Vice President of Digital Enterprises. In this role, McLean will lead business affairs, content licensing, operations, as well as strategy and business development for the newly-created digital enterprises organization.

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  13. WME|IMG to buy Professional Bull RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | PE Hub

    IMG announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Professional Bull Riders, Inc. , the world's premier bull riding circuit, furthering the company's foothold in live event productions. With more than 300 bull riding events globally each year, attended by over 3 million people, the PBR is the fastest growing sport in the United States.

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  14. WME|IMG Acquires Professional Bull Riders, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Market Wire

    IMG announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Professional Bull Riders, Inc. , the world's premier bull riding circuit, furthering the company's foothold in live event productions. With more than 300 bull riding events globally each year, attended by over 3 million people, the PBR is the fastest growing sport in the United States.

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  15. WME-IMG Expands Live Events With Professional Bull Riders AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    IMG announced Wednesday that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Professional Bull Riders, Inc. , the world's premier bull riding circuit. With more than 300 bull-riding events globally each year, attended by over 3 million people, the PBR is the fastest growing sport in the United States.

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  16. Former Freddie execs settle SEC suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    Freddie Mac's former chief executive and two former top lieutenants have settled a three-and-a-half-year-old lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission that accused them of misleading investors about the mortgage giant's exposure to subprime mortgages. Richard Syron, who served as chief executive from 2004 to 2008, former chief business officer Patricia Cook and Donald Bisenius, former vice president of credit policy all settled the complaint, filed by the SEC in December 2011.

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  17. Pulse Electronics Goes To OaktreeRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | SocalTECH.com

    San Diego-based Pulse Electronics , which develops electronic components in the wireless communication, power management, military and aerospace, and other industries, has been acquired by private equity investor Oaktree Capital Management . The two companies said that the deal was worth $17.0M, and gives Oaktree 100% ownership of Pulse Electronics.

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  18. Oaktree Completes Acquisition of Pulse ElectronicsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Information Technology

    Electronics Corporation today announced that the acquisition of Pulse by certain affiliates of investment funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. has been completed. Pursuant to previously announced transactions, Oaktree invested a total of $17.0 million in Pulse and subsequently acquired 100% of its outstanding shares, making Pulse a private company.

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  19. Small Group Of Law Firms Dominates Market, Report SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Hastings Daily Voice

    Law firms saw the best revenue growth since the recession in 2014, but that doesn't mean every law firm is back in the black, according to The Wall Street Journal. A group of 15-20 major corporate law firms are eating up most of that revenue growth, averaging a 6.6 percent increase, whicl 170 other firms saw a more marginal increase of 4 percent, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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  20. Speed-trading IPO poised to make Virtu's Viola a billionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Vincent Viola looks around his new hockey facility after a news conference Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, in Sunrise, Fla., where he was formally introduced as the new owner of the Florida Panthers NHL hockey team.

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