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April 17, 2018 6:50 PM Starbucks to shut 8,000 U.S. outlets for bias training after protests

Arrests of 2 black men in Philadelphia outlet leads to protests, social media backlash Starbucks Coffee Co. says it will close its more than 8,000 company-owned outlets in the U.S. for part of a day in May to conduct "racial-bias education" for its staff in the wake of the recent arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia. In a release 11

March 31, 2018 9:51 PM Walmart 'sincerely apologizes' over confusion around program for people with intellectual disabilities

Quebec's health minister stated that he doesn't believe Walmart's apology Walmart is apologizing two days after it said it would end involvement in a program that gives on-the-job training to people with intellectual disabilities in Quebec saying the announcement "created confusion." Vice-president of corporate affairs for Walmart Canada Robert Nicol 15

March 28, 2018 4:07 PM Trudeau says he’s disappointed by Pope’s decision not to apologize for residential schools

The prime minister asked the Pope to consider apologizing when he visited the Vatican last year. OTTAWA—Justin Trudeau says he is disappointed with the Pope’s decision not to apologize for the Catholic Church’s role in residential schools and the trauma experienced by their students. The prime minister says reconciliation is not just between government 7

March 21, 2018 8:00 AM #MeToo scores modest win in Russia as powerful lawmaker investigated by ethics committee

Leonid Slutsky issues an apology, albeit a qualified one, after 4 journalists allege harassment The #MeToo movement has arrived late to Russia, but a couple of modest victories are offering some women hope that the hostility faced by those who complain about sexual harassment may be ebbing ever so slightly. Powerful Russian lawmaker Leonid Slutsky, the head of the Duma's 25

March 7, 2018 10:00 AM On The Bachelor After the Final Rose both Becca and Arie move on

Becca is announced as the next Bachelorette and Arie pops another question. If you thought Tuesday’s After the Final Rose would bring some redemption for Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr., think again. Despite his best efforts to explain himself - after we watched his very public breakup with Becca Kufrin on Monday night - the two-hour after-show doubled down on the impression 16

March 1, 2018 3:38 PM Author Sherman Alexie apologizes amid sexual misconduct allegations

'I have done things that have harmed other people, including those I love most deeply,' Alexie says late Wednesday. SEATTLE—Sherman Alexie, a prominent author in the Pacific Northwest, issued an apology Wednesday amid anonymous allegations of sexual misconduct. “Over the years, I have done things that have harmed other people, including those I love most deeply 24

February 11, 2018 6:14 PM NBC apologizes to Koreans for Olympics coverage that praised Japan’s brutal occupation

Joshua Cooper Ramo upset many South Koreans after saying that Japan has set an example for their country’s cultural and economic transformation. NEW YORK—NBC has apologized to South Koreans for an on-air remark by an analyst that cited Japan as an example that has been important to the country’s own transformation. The remark was made by analyst Joshua 14

January 24, 2018 6:25 PM Paris fashion designer criticized by Naomi Campbell for using racist slur

Ulyana Sergeenko said her note saying ‘n----s in Paris’ was a reference to a Kanye West song. PARIS—Model Naomi Campbell has led fashion industry insiders in criticizing prominent Paris-based designer Ulyana Sergeenko, who casually used a racist slur in a note to a friend during Paris couture week. Russian Sergeenko handwrote a note addressed to “my n---s 22

January 16, 2018 2:55 PM 3 churches firebombed during Pope's visit to Chile

Fires on 1st day of Pope Francis's visit, during which he offered apology for sex abuse by priests Three churches have been firebombed in Chile on the first full day of Pope Francis's visit to the Andean nation. Authorities say two churches were burned in the early hours of Tuesday in the southern Araucania region. The Pope is set to visit with indigenous 34

January 13, 2018 2:14 PM African UN ambassadors blast Trump’s ‘s---hole’ remark as ‘outrageous, racist and xenophobic’

JOHANNESBURG—The African group of ambassadors to the United Nations has issued an extraordinary statement condemning the “outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks” by U.S. President Donald Trump and demanding a retraction and apology. Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power has shared the statement on Twitter, saying: “Whoa. I’ve never seen a statement 23