Clark's co. wins Globes legal battle

Clark's co. wins Globes legal battle

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 30 (UPI) -- Dick Clark Productions says it has won its legal battle with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and will keep producing the Golden Globe Awards.
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HFPA-Dick Clark trial set to begin

HFPA-Dick Clark trial set to begin

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's lawsuit against the producers of the Golden Globes is set to be heard next week in a Los Angeles federal court.

Snyder leaving Six Flags board

LARGO, Md., May 1 (UPI) -- Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder is leaving the board of Six Flags, which he had headed for five years, a spokesman said.

Six Flags to close Kentucky Kingdom

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Six Flags said Friday that it would close its Kentucky Kingdom amusement park in Louisville, Ky., choosing to opt out of its lease with the state.
Indians name Manny Acta manager

Indians name Manny Acta manager

CLEVELAND, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Indians have hired Manny Acta to be their next manager, the team said Sunday.

Indians sign Carmona to long-term deal

CLEVELAND, April 10 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Indians Thursday signed right-hander Fausto Carmona to a multi-year contract.

Indians ink Casey Blake

CLEVELAND, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Indians have re-signed third baseman Casey Blake to a one-year contract, avoiding contract arbitration.

Indians extend manager's contract to 2010

CLEVELAND, July 16 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Indians Monday extended Manager Eric Wedge's contract through the 2010 season.

Indians extend manager Wedge's contract

CLEVELAND, July 16 (UPI) -- Cleveland Indians Manager Eric Wedge Monday signed a contract extension that keeps him with the American League team through the 2010 season. Wedge, in his fifth season as the Indians skipper, has guided the team to a 54-37 record this season, one-half ga

Westbook signs new contract with Cleveland

CLEVELAND, April 13 (UPI) -- Right-handed pitcher Jake Westbrook has signed a three-year contract extension with the Cleveland Indians, the team announced Friday.

Indians' GM given contract extension

CLEVELAND, March 15 (UPI) -- Cleveland Indians General Manager Mark Shapiro has been given a contract extension that ties him to the American League team through the 2012 season.

Cruise, Wagner relocate to MGM Tower

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner have relocated their production company to Los Angeles' MGM Hotel after leaving the Paramount Pictures lot.

Tom Cruise finds new backers

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Actor Tom Cruise has found a new backer in Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder, just days after he was dropped by Paramount for his off-screen conduct. Snyder and his partners, homebuilder Dwight C. Schar and Six Flags chief executive Mark Shapiro, ha

Indians sign Lee to 3-year extension

CLEVELAND, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Cliff Lee, the Cleveland Indians left-handed pitcher, agreed Tuesday to a three-year contract extension.
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Mark Shapiro (born in 1967 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) (pronounced /ˈmɑrk ʃəˈpaɪroʊ/) is currently the General Manager and Vice President of the Cleveland Indians.

Shapiro has been in the Cleveland Indians organization since 1991, when he was recommended by former Tribe GM Hank Peters. He officially became the general manager in 2001 when John Hart left.

Shapiro was named Executive of the Year by the Sporting News in 2005 and 2007.

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