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Billionaire Financier Kirk Kerkorian Dies At 98

Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, who made his fortune in Las Vegas hotels and MGM deals, has died, according to reports. He was 98.


Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.


Actress and swimming champion Esther Williams died on June 6, 2013 in her sleep. She was 91. (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Actress, Swimmer Esther Williams Dies At 91

Former American competitive swimmer and MGM movie star Esther Williams has died at the age of 91.

CBS Los Angeles–06/06/2013


Tony Martin Dead At 98

Tony Martin, the romantic singer who appeared in movie musicals from the 1930s to the 1950s and sustained a career in records, television and nightclubs from the Depression era into the 21st century, has died. He was 98.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2012

(L-R) Canelo Alvarez throws a right to the body of Shane Mosley during their WBC super welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 5, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Mexico’s Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez To Fight Riverside’s Lopez At MGM On Sept. 15th

According to variety of reports from Mexico and the US, WBC silver welterweight champion Josesito Lopez will challenge Mexican sensation Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez for the junior middleweight title.


KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Sony/MGM History

There are many who say the greatest studio in the history of Hollywood was never really in Hollywood.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/09/2012

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Slimmer MGM Studio Completes Restructuring

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer took a near-final step to emerging from bankruptcy on Monday as a slimmer studio that has a lot of its future riding on “The Hobbit” two-part movie series.



MGM: Court OKs $5B Bankruptcy Plan

The studio behind the classic “James Bond” movie franchise says it has court approval for a prepackaged bankruptcy plan.


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MGM Files For Bankrupcy Protection

Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., the home of James Bond, says it has filed for bankruptcy protection as the culmination of a long process to restructure its finances with the support of lenders.