North Korea Compares Pres. Obama To 'Monkey In A Tropical Forest,' Blames U.S. For Internet OutageNorth Korea compared President Barack Obama to a monkey and blamed the U.S. on Saturday for shutting down its Internet amid the hacking row over the comedy "The Interview."
Former Microsoft CEO Reportedly Set To Buy L.A. Clippers For A Record $2 BillionShelly Sterling reached an agreement Thursday night to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion in what would be a record deal if approved by the NBA, according to an individual with knowledge of the negotiations.
NBA Issues Lifetime Ban To Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling For Racist RemarksLos Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the NBA in response to racist comments the league says he made in an audio recording.
Obama: Reported Comments By Sterling Were 'Offensive, Racist'President Obama said Sunday that comments reportedly made by the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers are "incredibly offensive racist statements," before casting them as part of a continuing legacy of slavery and segregation that Americans must confront.
NBA Investigates Alleged Racist Comments By Clippers Owner On Eve Of Playoff With WarriorsThe NBA is investigating a report of an audio recording in which a man purported to be Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling makes racist remarks while speaking to his girlfriend.