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Mark Cuban Interested In Buying Dodgers

LA Times | Bill Shaikin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mark Cuban, the high-profile owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, said today he would consider adding the Dodgers to his portfolio....

The Unlikely Quartet

Ari Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ari Shapiro

What do Barack Obama, Mark Cuban, Chad Ochocinco, and LeGarrette Blount all have in common?

Nancy Lieberman's Legacy Transcends Sports

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

One of the great things that draws us to athletics, competing or even watching, is the surprise. Nancy Lieberman, 50 years old and a New York City native, has seemingly conquered every barrier ever presented to her.

Mark Cuban: SEC Files Notice Of Appeal In Trading Case

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS — The Securities and Exchange Commission says it plans to appeal a federal judge's dismissal of the agency's insider-trading lawsuit agai...

Mark Cuban on Net Neutrality: Wacky, Wrong, or Both?

Sam Gustin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Sam Gustin

Cuban made his fortune at the height of the dot-com bubble by selling his company to Yahoo! for $5.9 billion in Yahoo! stock. Since then, he's been an outspoken voice in American culture -- with mixed results.

Mark Cuban: Kill News Aggregators, End Free Links

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Some are talking about making readers pay subscription fees. But the most radical idea, and the one I find most intriguing, is being advanced by Mark ...

Shocker: NBA All-Star Dirk Nowitzki Allows Pregnant Fiancée to Languish in Jail

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackson Williams

This story has fallen through the sports cracks as the NBA Playoffs have unfolded. It deserves to be part of the national dialogue under the category "professional athletes behaving like total cads toward women."

Mark Cuban Is Not a Big Fat Idiot -- But News Will Still Be Free

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Wolff

Mark Cuban advances the argument about paid news in his rejoinder to my rebuttal of his attack on Newser (ie, aggregators are dastardly). His notion a...

Aggregation Aggravation

Jarvis Coffin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jarvis Coffin

As a drug, news aggregators are a wonderful alternative to the real thing. The danger to News Corp and others, of course, is that without them reality may bite.

Mark Cuban Is a Big Fat Idiot--News Will Stay Free

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Wolff

Cuban is a man of snappy, attention-deficit sort of opinions (some of which, for all I know, may be wise. His opinion the other day, to which, I assume, he gave his usual amount of consideration, involved Newser.

Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Accused Of Diverting Millions In Profits

AP | DANNY ROBBINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is accused of wrongfully diverting millions of dollars from the NBA franchise's home arena to help ma...

Judge Dismisses SEC's Case Against Mark Cuban

AP | SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS — A federal judge dismissed a civil insider-trading lawsuit against Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban on Friday, dealing the Securities a...

A Great Debate About Ideas

Tim Berry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tim Berry

In his book Free, Chris Anderson gathered the wood and laid out the fire by saying news, information, music, and films are going to be free.

Mark Cuban Steering Clear Of Reopened Cubs Sale Talks

ESPN Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said he has no plans to become a candidate again to own the Chicago Cubs, despite reports that the bidding has been ...

Mark Cuban Insider Trading Case: SEC Watchdog Probes Allegations Of Misconduct

Wall Street Journal | KARA SCANNELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The inspector general of the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating allegations that enforcement staff engaged in misconduct in connectio...

Best Quotes From D7 Conference: Cuban, Huffington, Bartz, Ballmer & More

AllThingsD | John Paczkowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This year's D conference, as did last year's--has had its share of memorable lines. A selection of some of the better ones below: "He drew arro...

Mark Cuban's Foray Into Web Humor (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Mark Cuban made a parody of's "New Car" ad featuring Ben Bernanke, Hank Paulson, and Timothy Geithner cruising around in a hoopty...

Mark Cuban Asks Court To Dismiss Insider Trading Charges

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire basketball team owner Mark Cuban is asking a U.S. court to dismiss insider trading charges brought against him by the...

Madoff, Merkin and the Epidemiology of Fraud

Bradley W. Bloch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bradley W. Bloch

The Madoff scandal sheds light on the extent to which friendships, philanthropic involvement, and other social ties influence presumably "rational" decisions, like how money is invested.

Mark Cuban Blogs About Cubs Deal, Still Interested In Team

Blog Maverick | Mark Cuban | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With all the support and encouragement I got to buy the team, I think its appropriate to share the decision making process behind what happened and w...

The New Power Girls: Women Who Ignore Gender in Business

The New Power Girls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
The New Power Girls

When I look at Rupert Murdoch or Barry Diller, I want to be like them -- just as I do when I see anybody else who owns a successful media company, male or female.

Steve Nash Speaks About Trades, Politics, & Playing for NY

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

Nash is a 6'2, white, non-dunking, Canadian. He may be the least physically gifted point guard in the NBA, yet he's a two-time Most Valuable Player.

The New Power Girls: New Brand of Business Women Channel Rupert, Not Carrie

The New Power Girls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
The New Power Girls

Call it women's intuition on steroids, today's modern women entrepreneurs are tapped tightly to their gut and execute their plans from there.

President Bush Buys New House With Fun Neighbors

Business Sheet | Caroline Waxler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

George Bush may be the poorest one in the hood with an ranch home worth only $3 million. After reading around, we came up with a list of some of his f...

The Billioniare Bloggers

Forbes | Devon Pendleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When the SEC charged Internet billionaire Mark Cuban with insider trading on Nov. 17, the brash mogul's followers knew where to look for the best comm...