Tim Leiweke

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Randy Phillips out as chief executive of AEG Live

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Randy Phillips, who was sued in connection with Michael Jackson’s death, is out after a decade as chief executive officer of AEG Live under a restructuring by its parent AEG, the […]

11/25/2013

Jackson back in spotlight as civil trial begins

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson’s words and music rang through a courtroom once again on Monday — this time at the start of wrongful death trial — as a lawyer tried to show jurors the pop singer’s loving relationship with his mother and children.

04/30/2013

Artist rendering of Farmer's Field (Photo credit: FarmersField.com)

LA wants alternatives on AEG’s stadium plans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles city officials want to hear alternatives to Anschutz Entertainment Group’s downtown stadium plan in case the entertainment giant can’t reach an agreement with the NFL on Farmer’s Field.

03/28/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Anschutz says sports company no longer for sale

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AEG, the company that owns the LA Kings and the Staples Center, is no longer for sale. Penny and Phil spoke with two people who have kept a close eye on these proceedings. Click here to listen.

03/15/2013

LA NFL stadium settlement reached

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Play Fair at Farmers Field Coalition and Anschutz Entertainment Group announced a settlement today of a lawsuit challenging the developer’s proposed downtown football stadium. The coalition agreed to dismiss its […]

11/01/2012

LA backs deal for downtown NFL stadium

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles has taken a major step toward building a downtown stadium to lure an NFL team back to the nation’s second most populous city. The 12-0 City Council vote Friday […]

09/28/2012

City Council committee approves NFL Stadium, Convention Hall

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A City Council committee today approved construction of a $1.1 billion NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles and an estimated $315 million convention center hall, despite some concerns over the pending […]

09/24/2012

AEG, owner of LA's Kings, Staples arena, for sale

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Anschutz Entertainment Group, the owner of the Staples Center arena and the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, and the top contender to build a stadium and bring the NFL back to Los […]

09/19/2012

Crowded meeting on downtown stadium

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A standing-room only crowd filled the Los Angeles City Council Chamber today as the city’s Planning Commission began reviewing an environmental impact report and development agreement for a proposed downtown football […]

09/13/2012

L.A. anti-stadium activists set to file lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A group of activists plans to file a lawsuit today in hopes of striking down a state law that limits the time legal challenges can be made to the environmental review […]

08/30/2012