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July 12, 2019 - 10:45 am
By Jazmin Goodwin, CNN Business (CNN) — Just 10 days after lambasting Nike for pulling its "Betsy Ross" American Flag sneaker, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey back-pedaled on his defiant stance against the apparel company. In a tweet on Thursday, the Republican governor welcomed Nike's plans for...
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Flashpoint
July 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg takes a look back at some of the "best of" Flashpoint. Recently, Nike made headlines after pulling its Max Air 1's from the shelves after Colin Kaepernick argued that the Betsy Ross era flag...
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Betsy Ross House in Old City Philadelphia
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July 02, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just days before Independence Day, Nike has shoe-horned itself into a controversy. The company canceled a shoe featuring the "Betsy Ross" flag, depicting 13 stars in a circle. Sneaker-clad tourists visiting the Betsy Ross House in the historic district of Philadelphia...
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This Oct. 4, 2018, file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court at sunset in Washington.
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo, File
July 02, 2019 - 10:19 am
By David Cray, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America's best-known companies, have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and...
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Nike via CNN
July 02, 2019 - 8:21 am
UPDATED: 11:25 a.m. By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has ordered a financial incentive package for Nike to be withdrawn because the company canceled a sneaker featuring the "Betsy Ross" American flag. In a series of tweets early Tuesday, the Republican governor...
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Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers.
Nike via CNN
May 20, 2019 - 7:49 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) - - Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Foot Locker and other sneaker brands and retailers told President Donald Trump on Monday that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers. "Any action taken to increase duties...
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Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday April 24, 2019, in New York.
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May 09, 2019 - 7:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike wants to meet your feet. The sneaker seller will add a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes. The app will then tell shoppers what size to buy each...
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In this April 1, 2019 file photo, attorney Michael Avenatti arrives at federal court in Santa Ana, Calif.
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April 11, 2019 - 11:08 am
By Brian Melley, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged in a 36-count federal indictment alleging he stole millions of dollars from clients, did not pay his taxes, committed bank fraud and lied in bankruptcy proceedings. Avenatti, 48, was indicted late...
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Clare Bronfman, a member of Nxivm, an organization charged in sex trafficking, leaves Brooklyn Federal Court with her lawyer Mark Geragos after she received medical attention while in court.
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March 27, 2019 - 7:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An already bizarre case accusing a secretive self-help group in upstate New York of engaging in sex-trafficking took another strange turn Wednesday thanks to firebrand attorney Michael Avenatti and a courtroom scene caused by a wealthy defendant he's tried to represent. At a hearing...
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In this March 17, 2014, file photo, R&B singer Chris Brown, left, appears in Los Angeles Superior Court with his attorney Mark Geragos.
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March 26, 2019 - 8:04 am
By Christopher Weber, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorney Mark Geragos has had a long career representing high-profile clients including Michael Jackson, Colin Kaepernick and Jussie Smollett. Now Geragos might need a defense attorney himself after being named in a case accusing lawyer...
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