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FILE - In this Thursday, June 4, 2020 file photo, a woman looks at the plywood covering the windows of a Starbucks store in downtown Naperville, Ill., as Naperville residents used hearts to post messages in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Starbucks is the latest company to say it will pause social-media ads after a campaign led by civil-rights organizations called for an ad boycott of Facebook, saying it doesn't do enough to stop racist and violent content. Starbucks said Sunday, June 28 that its actions were not part of the “#StopHateforProfit” campaign, but that it is pausing its social ads while talking with civil rights organizations and its media partners about how to stop hate speech online. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
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June 28, 2020 - 7:18 pm
Starbucks is the latest company to say it will pause social media ads after a campaign led by civil rights organizations called for an ad boycott of Facebook, saying it doesn't do enough to stop racist and violent content. Starbucks said Sunday that its actions were not part of the “#...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 23, 2012, the L'Oreal logo at the 65th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France. In a statement issued Saturday June 27, 2020, French cosmetics giant L’Oreal says it will remove words like “whitening” from its skin care products following criticism of the company amid global protests against racism. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, FILE)
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June 27, 2020 - 11:36 am
PARIS (AP) — French cosmetics giant L’Oreal said Saturday that it will remove words like “whitening” from its skin care products, a move that comes amid global protests against racism sparked by the death of George Floyd in the United States. The company said in a statement Saturday that it "has...
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stroller Recall
United States Consumer Product Safety Commission
Kimberly Dole
June 25, 2020 - 8:12 pm
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall of infant and child strollers over concerns that children could become trapped and strangle themselves in the straps.
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Chuck E Cheese
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June 25, 2020 - 11:13 am
Chuck E Cheese, the restaurant chain that became a Mecca for children and a crucible for many of their parents, is filing for bankruptcy protection.
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GNC
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June 24, 2020 - 12:19 pm
The retail chain's parent company, GNC Holdings, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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johnson & Johnson
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Kimberly Dole
June 19, 2020 - 12:35 pm
Johnson & Johnson on Friday announced their decision to stop selling skin whitening creams after coming under social pressure amid the global movement sparked by protests calling out racial inequality.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 17, 2020 - 11:46 am
Target is giving hourly employees either a paid day-off or will pay them time-and-a-half to work on June 19th, historically the date that marks the effective end of slavery in the United States.
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Aunt Jemima
Quaker Oats
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June 17, 2020 - 11:37 am
The Aunt Jemima brand of syrup and pancake mix is getting a makeover in an effort "to make progress toward racial equality" — and Uncle Ben's rice plans to "evolve (its) brand, including its visual brand identity."
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Baylee Friday
June 15, 2020 - 9:21 am
Nearly 43,000 pounds of ground beef has been recalled due to potential E. Coli contamination. The beef was produced on June 1. Read more on RADIO.COM.
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FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Twitter app icon on a mobile phone in Philadelphia. Twitter announced Monday, May 11, 2020, it will warn users with a label when a tweet contains disputed or misleading information about the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
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June 12, 2020 - 10:34 am
LONDON (AP) — Twitter has removed a vast network of accounts that it says is linked to the Chinese government and was pushing false information favorable to the country's communist rulers. Beijing denied involvement Friday and said the company should instead take down accounts smearing China. The U...
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