US existing home sales fall in August

...who own homes has trended downward over the course of the five year recovery, as more Americans are becoming renters. The ownership rate fell to 64.7 percent through the middle of this year, down from a peak of 69.2 percent toward the end of 2004...

Bulls make a strong push for Knicks' Carmelo Anthony

...because an organization has got to stand on itself," the Nets general manager said Tuesday. "Players come, coaches come, ownerships come and go, but the brand of the Nets will stay."Kidd was hired Tuesday by the Milwaukee Bucks.King and his assistants...

Buyers for Atlanta Hawks are lining up

...whoever buys the team would have majority ownership.While Levenson owns 24 percent of...to be involved with any prospective ownership group.Reed said city leaders would...if it gives the team a more diverse ownership group.

San Francisco Giants announce two-year extension with Augusta GreenJackets

...Augusta's 11th and 12th seasons as a Class A affiliate of San Francisco."The San Francisco Giants enjoy working with the new ownership and management team of the Augusta GreenJackets," said Giants vice president and assistant general manager Bobby Evans in...

Dogwood's Campbell to receive prestigious award

...was a leader in introducing racehorse partnerships when he founded Dogwood Stable in 1973 and made the normally high cost of ownership accessible to many more fans. He was recognized for a lifetime of special achievement with an Eclipse Award of Merit in 2013...

Hawks GM Danny Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence

...assessment of Luol Deng during a conference call with the Hawks' ownership group in June as the team was pursuing the free agent. The...added that the matter was exasperated by discord among the ownership group, presumably referring to Levenson and Gearon."At...

Vikings bring back Adrian Peterson

...he botched Rice's initial punishment.Coach Mike Zimmer said he had input during deliberations, but ultimately it was ownership's decision to let him play again."It's important that when I ask these players to do the things I ask them to do...

Poverty rate drops for the first time since 2006

...calculation that includes only income before tax deductions. It excludes capital gains or accumulated wealth, such as home ownership. As a result, the rate takes into account the effects of some government benefits, such as unemployment compensation...

Washington Road Masters Economy Inn under new ownership

An Augusta hotel on Washington Road is under new ownership after local hotelier T.R. Reddy sold half of the property last month.In June, Reddy and his Augusta Hotels LLC sold the lefthand...

Atlanta Hawks discipline GM Danny Ferry for racist comments

...in a conference call with the Hawks' ownership group in June when the team pursued Deng...that description of Deng to the team's ownership group.His June 12 letter to co-owner...threatens to derail all their efforts.New ownership must be found and despite the support...