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MLS owner Dell Loy Hansen goes on deranged rant after players sit out game, says he’ll lay off employees and ruin team because of it

Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen has decided that he’s the real victim of the saga that unfolded across American sports on Wednesday. “The disrespect is profound to me personally,” he said of his players’ decision to sit out.



a man wearing a suit and tie talking on a cell phone: SANDY, UT - JULY 24: Owners of Real Salt Lake Dave Checketts (R) and Dell Loy Hansen (L) talk before a game against Chivas USA at an MLS soccer game July 24, 2010 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.


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SANDY, UT – JULY 24: Owners of Real Salt Lake Dave Checketts (R) and Dell Loy Hansen (L) talk before a game against Chivas USA at an MLS soccer game July 24, 2010 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.

Hansen made the comments in an ill-advised radio interview where he whined about the players’ strikes and said they would somehow force him to lay off employees and sign crappier players. The interview, which took place on a local Utah radio station, was transcribed in full by RSL Soapbox.

Hansen is an ultra-wealthy real estate investor who bought the Major League

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Owner Mark Davis welcomes Raiders to their new Vegas home


LAS VEGAS — Mark Davis sat alone on a metal bench at the 35-yard line inside Allegiant Stadium, a little more than an hour before the Las Vegas Raiders took the field Friday.

Sitting to his left high over the north end zone in front of a glass wall that reveals the Luxor and Mandalay Bay casinos was the 95-foot torch honoring his late father, Al Davis.

His thoughts during those moments of quiet reflection remained unknown. His thoughts on what the team can accomplish in their new home were made clear once the players were gathered around.


“Welcome to the Death Star, where our opponents’ dreams come to die,” Davis said as addressed the players from the base of the torch while being broadcast on three enormous video boards. “My father always said that the greatness of the Raiders is in its future. Well, today that future really starts.

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New Longaberger owner seeks to transform brand online – Business – The Columbus Dispatch

Longaberger’s new owner is redefining the Ohio basket maker by emphasizing online sales and expanding its product offerings. The next-generation Longaberger website includes an array of kitchen and home decor, furniture, jewelry and bath products.

Longaberger’s new owner has launched a plan to reinvent the old-school Ohio basket maker into a social-media powerhouse.

“This company at one time was a billion-dollar company,” said Robert D’Loren, CEO of Xcel Brands, which acquired Longaberger in November. “Our goal is to make it a billion-dollar company again.”

Xcel, which also owns Halston, Isaac Mizrahi and Judith Ripka, envisions Longaberger as the anchor of “the world’s largest and most engaged social-commerce community.”

The digital strategy requires a big shift in products, culture and business model for the former Dresden-based basket company that at its peak employed 8,000 workers before shutting down in 2018.

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Remembering George Giannaris: Owner of Maverick restaurant who realized ’the American dream’

George Apostolos Giannaris, of Lemoyne, was a well known restauranteur in Harrisburg, having operated the Coronet and Maverick restaurants.

Giannaris, 88, died peacefully in his sleep on Aug. 20.

Giannaris, who immigrated from his native Greece to the United States in 1951, survived World War II and the Greek Civil War. When he arrived in Harrisburg, he took over the Belmont Restaurant on Chestnut Street. He later went on to open the Coronet Restaurant on Second Street with his younger brother, Konstantine “Gus” Giannaris in 1967 and bought the Maverick Restaurant in 1974.

At the Maverick, Giannaris brought in fresh roses from his garden, purchased local produce, meats and seafood and embraced the ‘farm to table’ concept before it was in vogue. Gourmet magazine requested one of his recipes.

The Maverick was known for attracting movers and shakers from the state Capitol. Many would joke that state legislators and state

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Cowboys can now joke about Tyrone Crawford’s 2019 bar brawl

Leave it to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to seemingly unwittingly spice up an interview session.

Asked on his radio show on 105.3 The Fan about players who are standing out in camp to him, Jones pointed out defensive end Aldon Smith, who has surprised everyone with his stellar play in his first action in five years due to an NFL suspension, as well as Pro Bowl defensive ends DeMarcus Lawrence and Everson Griffen, a recent free agent addition who actually practiced for the first time on Sunday.

Then Jones interjected defensive lineman Tyrone Crawford, who is returning from surgery on both hips, as only as he can.

“The guy that I note is 98, Crawford,” Jones said. “And Crawford is, we know what he is in his heart. You saw him down in Florida. He’s a bad boy. He’s who you want on your side now. And, boy, he

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Finance company owner stabbed to death in Kanpur

A finance company owner was killed in his office and a woman employee injured when two knife-wielding men pretending to be customers, stabbed them in Govind Nagar area late Monday evening, police said.

Jaipal Puri, 62, died at a hospital and his employee Ratna Shukla was injured seriously. Puri’s son was also shot dead a few years ago.

The two men approached Puri in his office on the pretext of getting a small commercial vehicle financed. He refused but the two men insisted that he take Rs 70,000 in advance and finance the vehicle.

After he refused again, the men whipped out knives and began stabbing him all over his body. Ratna, who was nearby, intervened but was attacked by the miscreants, said police. The assailants managed to escape but one of them left behind his knife.

Puri was rushed to a nearby hospital where he died due to excessive

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Raiders owner Mark Davis reveals shaky Death Star history in statement

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis, the son of the late Al Davis, is obviously very excited about his team’s new home. Allegiant Stadium, the $1.84 billion facility that is the final result of the former Oakland/Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas, opened Friday for the team’s first practice there, and Davis was overjoyed.

Of course, that’s no excuse for getting one’s Star Wars history wrong.

“Greetings,” Davis said to his players on Friday. “Welcome to the Death Star, where our opponent’s dreams come to die. My father always said that the greatness of the Raiders is in its future. Well, today, that future really starts. This magnificent stadium was built on the backs of thousands of players, coaches, administrators, and fans, who for the last 60 years have proudly worn the Silver and Black. This is our field of dreams. This is our house. The stadium’s personality will

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IRA Custodian Not Telling IRA Owner About The 60-Day Rollover Rule Is Not A Valid Excuse For Missing The Deadline

Taxpayers often “borrow” funds from their retirement accounts to fill short-term financial needs, and roll over the amounts within 60 days of receipt. But, as a taxpayer found out in PLR 202033008, IRAs are not designed for loans, and taking one can result in unintended distributions that cannot be repaid to the IRA.

Taking a distribution from an IRA with the intent of returning (rolling over) the amount so that it is non-taxable is a risky business. Risky because missing the 60-day rollover deadline could result in the amount being included in income, which is the contrary effect of a rollover. The IRS will waive the 60-day deadline under certain qualifying circumstances, such as if the deadline is missed because of an error made by a financial institution. But, as one taxpayer

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