Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc., the consumer-products company controlled by Philip Falcone, is in exclusive talks to buy the home unit of Stanley Black & Decker Inc. for at least $1 billion, said a person with knowledge of the matter.
Evander Holyfield is selling the boxing gloves from the heavyweight bout in which Mike Tyson bit off part of his ear, auctioning medals, championship belts and other memorabilia after losing his home to foreclosure.
By the late 1960s, Howard Cosell had, in effect, typecast himself out of the lower classes of the sports-casting realm. He had become too big for not-quite- important events and was relied on by ABC to score the momentous interview.
On Wednesday nights, money manager John Oden leaves his tailored suit and Hermes tie in the locker room at the New York Athletic Club and climbs into the boxing ring in red Everlast gloves and white high-top sneakers.
Harbinger Capital Partners LLC, the hedge-fund run by billionaire Philip A. Falcone , lost 19.5 percent last year in a pool of hard-to-sell assets that it’s divesting, according to a letter sent to investors this week.