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News station apologizes after ‘racially insensitive' Braves headline after loss to Cardinals

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A California TV news station apologized Thursday for using the racially insensitive phrase “Braves Scalped” to describe the Atlanta baseball team's loss. “Wednesday evening, in our 6 p.m. newscast, we had a story about the Atlanta Braves that included a phrase that was racially insensitive toward Native Americans. It was not our intention to offend...
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Bay Area TV station apologizes for insensitive headline about the Braves

Bay Area TV station apologizes for insensitive headline about the Braves

8 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Station says it's sorry after using a racially insensitive headline while describing Atlanta's loss to St. Louis.
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Govt Watchdog: Political pressure caused 'Sharpiegate' frantic rebuke

Govt Watchdog: Political pressure caused 'Sharpiegate' frantic rebuke

A series of “crazy in the middle of the night” texts, emails and phone calls caused top federal weather officials to wrongly admonish a weather office for a tweet that... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Fay forms off coast of North Carolina

Tropical Storm Fay forms off coast of North Carolina

It's the sixth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season Read more ...

Big Ten to limit football, fall sports to conference games

Big Ten to limit football, fall sports to conference games

The Big Ten Conference won't play non-conference games in football or other sports this fall. Read more ...

NYC mayor helps paint 'Black Lives Matter' outside Trump Tower

NYC mayor helps paint 'Black Lives Matter' outside Trump Tower

The mayor announced the plan to paint “Black Lives Matter” in front of Trump Tower last month after earlier announcing that the slogan would be painted on streets at several... Read more ...

Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

Missing Seoul mayor's body found after massive search

His daughter called police on Thursday afternoon and said her father had given her “a will-like” verbal message in the morning before leaving home. Read more ...

Starbucks to mandate facial coverings in all company-owned cafes starting...

Starbucks to mandate facial coverings in all company-owned cafes starting July 15

SEATTLE - Starbucks says it will require customers to wear a facial covering while visiting any of its company-owned cafe locations in the United States starting July 15. The... Read more ...

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

Supreme Court says Manhattan district attorney can get Trump tax records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a prosecutor's demand for President Donald Trump's tax returns as part of a criminal investigation that includes hush-money... Read more ...

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

Supreme Court rules NY grand jury can subpoena Trump's financial records

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled a New York grand jury can subpoena to see President Trump's tax returns and financial records - serving a major blow to the... Read more ...

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

How much a Disney World ticket cost the year you were born

When Disney World first opened, a ticket was a mere $3.50. Read more ...

California sues Trump over rules to deport foreign students home if colleges...

California sues Trump over rules to deport foreign students home if colleges offer online-only classes

California has joined several Ivy League schools in challenging immigration rules that would send foreign students back if they can't attend classes in person, claiming such a... Read more ...