Bankruptcy judge gives newspaper union access to Tribune bonus information

Newspaper union to see Tribune bonus information

WILMINGTON, Del. — A union representing newspaper workers should be allowed to see details about the Tribune Co.’s proposal to give bonuses totaling up to $70 million to the company’s top managers, a federal bankruptcy judge ruled Tuesday.

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Judge in Delaware approves settlement in shareholder lawsuit against National City

Settlement approved in National City investor suit

CLEVELAND — A Delaware judge has approved a settlement of a shareholders’ lawsuit against National City Corp.

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Arturo Gatti’s body exhumed; Canadian authorities to do 2nd autopsy on boxer at family request

Gatti exhumed; Canadian authorities to do autopsy

MONTREAL — Boxer Arturo Gatti’s body has been exhumed, and the Quebec coroner’s office will perform a new autopsy at his family’s request.

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Brazil: Police detail how boxer Gatti committed suicide, why they first called it homicide

Police provide details on boxer Gatti’s death

RIO DE JANEIRO — Arturo Gatti hanged himself with a handbag strap from a staircase column more than seven feet off the ground, Brazilian police said Friday as they released new details about the boxer’s death.

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Boxer Gatti’s death is ruled a suicide, his wife is ordered released

Brazil police rule Gatti’s death suicide

RIO DE JANEIRO — Boxer Arturo Gatti’s death was ruled a suicide by police Thursday and his wife, once suspected of killing the former champion, was released from jail.

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Warren Beatty lawyer: Delaware too expensive, inconvenient for trial over Dick Tracy rights

Beatty lawyer: Del. inconvenient for Tracy dispute

WILMINGTON, Del. — The lawyer for Warren Beatty is arguing it would be expensive and inconvenient for the actor to travel to Delaware for a trial involving a dispute over the movie and TV rights to Dick Tracy.

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Delaware legislator calls betting lawsuit by NFL, other leagues hypocritical

Delaware legislator calls NFL suit hypocritical

WASHINGTON — Delaware’s House Majority Leader is calling the NFL hypocritical for a lawsuit the league filed with other sports to block sports betting in the state.

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Agreement allows videotaping of Warren Beatty’s deposition, marks to be used to trace leaks

Agreement allows videotaping of Beatty deposition

WILMINGTON, Del. — An agreement has been reached allowing the videotaping of Warren Beatty’s deposition in his dispute with the Tribune Co. over the rights to cartoon detective Dick Tracy, a federal judge presiding over the case said Tuesday.

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Magna Entertainment unsecured creditors allege sham financial transactions

Magna creditors committee files complaint

DOVER, Del. — The parent company of horse-track owner Magna Entertainment Corp. is rejecting allegations that it engaged in sham financial transactions with MEC to benefit the man who serves as chairman of both companies.

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Delaware’s top court orders new trial for man sentenced to death in college student’s slaying

Del. court overturns death penalty conviction

DOVER, Del. — The Delaware Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a college student.

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