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NY claim: Food Network cheated reality show winner

A New York City resident has sued the Food Network, saying its reality show "Giving You the Business" wronged him by failing to award him a promised frozen yogurt franchise. Full story

Deen parts with agent after racial slur fallout

Paula Deen announced Thursday that she has cut business ties with the agent who helped make her a Food Network star and launch a media and merchandising empire that has largely crumbled in the wake of her admission that she used racial slurs in the past. Full story

Food celebrity Paula Deen scheduled to apologize Wednesday

   Paula Deen’s career is in jeopardy after multiple instances of racist behavior were made public. She is scheduled to make a public apology on the Today Show on Wednesday. The Cycle’s Toure joins MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts to talk about what Deen’s actions say about race relations in the U.S.

Food Network will not renew Paula Deen’s contract

   The Morning Joe panel shares their thoughts on the Paula Deen controversy and debate whether the Food Network star will bounce back.

Paula Deen dropped from Food Network

   After admitting to having used racial slurs in the past, celebrity chef Paula Deen apologized and asked for forgiveness. But the Food Network, which made her a star, has announced it will not renew her contract when it expires at the end of this month. NBC’s Katy Tur reports.

Paula Deen dropped after racist slur revelations

   The bad week for Paula Deen comes to its apex as she apologizes twice and the Food Network says it is not renewing her contract. Chris Hayes takes a look at race, apologies, and the national ritual when those revelations emerge.

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  Paula Deen dropped by Food Network

After releasing a video statement apologizing for her use of a racial slur, the Food Network announced they are ending their contract with the TV chef.

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