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‘You are not American’: ODU professor apologizes for email

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — An Old Dominion University statistics professor has apologized for telling a group of faculty, administrators and graduate students in an email that they “are not American” if they didn’t attend any of a series of upcoming events centered around diversity. The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/2kZnZ1g ) reports that associate professor Norou Diawara sent … Continue reading

French agent apologizes for bombing Greenpeace boat in 1985
Asia / Europe / International News

French agent apologizes for bombing Greenpeace boat in 1985

  WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A retired French secret service agent has apologized for planting the bombs which sank a Greenpeace ship 30 years ago, killing a photographer and causing an international incident that tarnished the image of France. Jean-Luc Kister told Television New Zealand on Sunday that he and his colleagues never meant … Continue reading