DONALD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DONALD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA: Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292506-77/sterling-ballmer-team-donald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292506-77/sterling-ballmer-team-donald.html.csp">NBA: Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Steve Ballmer finally has an NBA outlet for his rah-rah displays of emotion as the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. The former Microsoft CEO’s record $2 billion purchase of the team was confirmed by a Los Angeles judge on Tuesday, clearing the way for the avid pickup basketball player to take over the team from Donald Sterling, who unsuccessfully fought his estranged wife over the sale. The sale achieves Ballmer’s longtime goal of owning a team. He made a bid last year before...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582925062014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292506@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:23 MDT NBA: Steve Ballmer officially takes over as L.A. Clippers owner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58290613-77/sterling-donald-team-ballmer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58290613-77/sterling-donald-team-ballmer.html.csp">NBA: Steve Ballmer officially takes over as L.A. Clippers owner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Beth Harris</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:56.505-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The Clippers moved on from months of ugliness Tuesday, with Steve Ballmer officially becoming the team’s new owner in a record $2 billion sale that ousted Donald Sterling as the NBA’s longest-tenured owner. Sterling bought the team in 1981 for $12 million and presided over decades of losing seasons before engaging in a fierce legal battle with his estranged wife to hold on to his most prized asset. The team said the sale closed after a Los Angeles court confirmed the authority of S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582906132014-08-12T23:12:56.505-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:56.505-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58290613@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:56 MDT Bucket List: Splore shares outdoor ‘magic’ with people with disabilities http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118803-78/splore-trip-river-robertson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118803-78/splore-trip-river-robertson.html.csp">Bucket List: Splore shares outdoor ‘magic’ with people with disabilities</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:03:41.571-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Colorado River • The currents of life have carried Kenny Robertson toward many obstacles. Determination, a good attitude and the love of family and friends have helped lift him over, around and sometimes through them. Robertson, 49, who was born with cerebral palsy, says river currents have the same power to help those coping with the challenges of a body that doesn’t always respond the way you wish it would. “I’ve seen the people that come on these trips; their reactions to the beautiful v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58118803@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:03:41 MDT Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp">Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MELLEY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content"></div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582339792014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233979@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:46:07 MDT Donald Trump to break ground for new D.C. hotel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215146-79/trump-hotel-donald-break.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215146-79/trump-hotel-donald-break.html.csp">Donald Trump to break ground for new D.C. hotel</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T09:26:01.429-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Donald Trump hopes to bring his signature brand of glitz to the nation’s capital with a new luxury hotel in the city’s third-tallest building. Trump plans to break ground Wednesday on a $200 million hotel that will transform the Old Post Office Building on Pennsylvania Avenue between the White House and the Capitol. The 115-year-old building includes a 315-foot observation tower that offers panoramic views of downtown Washington. It was under-utilized in recent years, housing small ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582151462014-07-23T09:26:01.429-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T09:26:01.429-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215146@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:26:01 MDT Donald Sterling ordered to show up at Clippers sale trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58160830-77/sterling-wife-sale-clippers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58160830-77/sterling-wife-sale-clippers.html.csp">Donald Sterling ordered to show up at Clippers sale trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LINDA DEUTSCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:36:28.278-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Donald Sterling, who’s challenging his wife’s $2 billion deal to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, was ordered to testify after he skipped the opening of the case. Sterling was ordered to appear for Tuesday afternoon’s hearing after he couldn’t be found Monday. The first testimony instead came from a neurologist who concluded that the 80-year-old team owner had Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Meril Sue Platzer testified that she was hired by Sterling’s wife, Shelly, to evaluate him and made ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581608302014-07-09T17:36:28.278-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T17:36:28.278-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58160830@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:28 MDT Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153821-77/sterling-trust-donald-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153821-77/sterling-trust-donald-deal.html.csp">Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TAMI ABDOLLAH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • With the potentially record-breaking $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers hanging in the balance, a trial beginning Monday will focus on whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife had the authority under terms of a family trust to unilaterally negotiate the deal. Shelly Sterling struck a deal to sell the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer after Donald Sterling’s racist remarks to a girlfriend were publicized and the NBA moved to oust him as team owner. In order to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538212014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153821@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:41 MDT