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Mia Farrow tweets about pay from Ecuador reps to speak against Chevron

Mia Farrow tweets about pay from Ecuador reps to speak against Chevron

Actress Mia Farrow posted on Twitter Wednesday morning that Ecuadorian government agents paid her to travel to the country -- but disputed the dollar amount.

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Urban Outfitters apologizes for 'blood-stained' Kent State sweatshirt

Urban Outfitters apologizes for 'blood-stained' Kent State sweatshirt

Urban Outfitters issued a mea culpa on Monday for a Kent State University sweatshirt that appeared to have bloodstains, saying it wasn't a reference to the 1970 killing of four students on campus.

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Alibaba can be a bellwether of future US-China cooperation

Alibaba can be a bellwether of future US-China cooperation

As China's online commerce behemoth prepares to list on the NYSE, some eyes are focused on the opportunities for further cooperation between the two largest economies in the world.

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Branded 9/11 tributes called out on Twitter

Branded 9/11 tributes called out on Twitter

A number of brands created 9/11-themed tweets on Thursday morning - and a handful rushed to delete them after complaints from Twitter users.

How tech journalists reacted to the debut of Apple Watch and the iPhone 6

How tech journalists reacted to the debut of Apple Watch and the iPhone 6

Apple took the wraps off the latest versions of the iPhone, the Apple Pay mobile payment system, and Apple Watch on Tuesday.

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Twitter takes on domestic violence with #WhyIStayed hashtag amid Ray Rice fallout

Twitter takes on domestic violence with #WhyIStayed hashtag amid Ray Rice fallout

Twitter users who have experienced domestic violence have shared their stories of survival using the #WhyIStayed hashtag since Monday. Yet after DiGiorno Pizza used it to crack a joke, the brand spent much of Monday night and Tuesday morning apologizing.

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The Scottish Referendum: Has the Yes vote peaked too soon?

The Scottish Referendum: Has the Yes vote peaked too soon?

"Union on a knife edge" cried the Daily Mail at the end of August as its opinion poll showed just six points between a No vote at 53 per cent and Yes at 47 per cent.

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Former Hillshire Brands CCO Jon Harris makes debut on Meredith Vieira Show

Former Hillshire Brands CCO Jon Harris makes debut on Meredith Vieira Show

Jon Harris spoke with PRWeek in May about his transition from a communications career to one in entertainment.

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NFL suspends Ray Rice after violent video surfaces

NFL suspends Ray Rice after violent video surfaces

Ray Rice has been fired by the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the National Football League after a violent video of the athlete attacking his fiancée in an elevator was posted online.

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Tech sector women dominate The Innovation 50

Tech sector women dominate The Innovation 50

With just six men making it to PRWeek's inaugural Innovation 50 list, it seems communications is one part of the technology industry that is definitely not male-dominated.

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