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   Dov Charney's Fiery Interview with Jane Wells

American Apparel CEO Speaks

  One year ago, American Apparel was warning of a possible bankruptcy and facing a new round of sexual harassment allegations against its CEO. Have things changed? CNBC's Jane Wells spoke with Dov Charney, the company's CEO, to find out.

Reuters: UPDATE 1-American Apparel loss narrows

March 14 (Reuters) - Clothing and accessories retailerAmerican Apparel Inc reported a lower quarterly loss,helped by higher sales at its stores and forecast strongfull-year sales. Full story

Plus-size model entered contest as joke – and won

  After Nancy Upton posted mocking photos of American Apparel’s plus size model contest in protest, she was voted the winner by the public. Upton talks with TODAY’s Ann Curry about the contest and what has happened since.

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Masked protestors takes the first swings with a wooden pole to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle
Masked protestors takes the first swings with a wooden pole to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle

Masked protestors takes the first swings with a wooden pole to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle May 1, 2012. Demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows

Masked protestors destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle
Masked protestors destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle

Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle May 1, 2012. Demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo

Masked protestors attempt to smash the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations in downtown Seattle
Masked protestors attempt to smash the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations in downtown Seattle

Masked protestors attempt to smash the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle May 1, 2012. Demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo Bank, Nike Town and

A police officer in riot gear emerges from the colored smoke in front of destroyed storefronts during May Day demonstrations
A police officer in riot gear emerges from the colored smoke in front of destroyed storefronts during May Day demonstrations

A police officer in riot gear emerges from the debris after shooting pepper spray at masked protestors during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle May 1, 2012. Demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo B