Tommy Morrison, who defeated George Foreman to win the World Boxing Organization heavyweight title and co-starred with Sylvester Stallone in the movie “Rocky V,” has died, the Associated Press reported.
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.
Katie Worsham, sunglasses in place and lounge chair in hand, had to walk by a “No Trespassing” sign and an abandoned condominium to reach Ortley Beach, a slice of New Jersey coast devastated in October by Hurricane Sandy.
Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. is seeking $1.1 billion in loans to refinance debt as U.S. Renal Care Inc. lowered the rate on $495 million of loans it’s seeking to support its acquisition of Ambulatory Services of America.
Leucadia National Corp., run by Jefferies Group LLC Chief Executive Officer Richard Handler, reaped a 50 percent gain in less than six months on its purchase of shares in Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Group Inc.