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  1. Paula Deen's Comeback: Can Her Digital Network Succeed?

    5:00 am PDT 06/18/2014
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    Experts are split over whether The Paula Deen Network will be a hit after its September launch. READ MORE

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  2. Paula Deen Launching Digital Network in September

    5:54 am PDT 06/11/2014
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    UPDATED: The former Food Network star is creating a subscription-based, interactive digital experience. READ MORE

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  3. Paula Deen's Georgia Restaurant Closes

    6:12 am PDT 04/04/2014
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    Uncle Bubba's Seafood & Oyster House employed Lisa Jackson, who sued the restaurateur and her brother for racial discrimination in 2012. READ MORE

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  4. Oscars: Arsenio Hall Offers 5 Jokes About '12 Years a Slave'

    8:00 am PST 03/01/2014
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    Paula Deen, Jay Leno and "The Celebrity Apprentice" figure prominently in the late-night host's quips. READ MORE

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  5. Paula Deen to Open New Restaurant Next to Dollywood

    2:13 pm PST 02/27/2014
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    The celebrity chef is launching a $20 million eatery and retail facility in Tennessee as she mounts a comeback from last year's scandal involving her admission that she previously used the n-word. READ MORE

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  6. Paula Deen Says She's 'Back in the Saddle,' Rides Food Network Star Robert Irvine (Video)

    8:14 am PST 02/24/2014
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    The former Food Network star apologized again and insisted she's "not a quitter" at this weekend's South Beach Wine and Food Festival. READ MORE

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  7. Hollywood Thanksgiving: Stars Celebrate on Twitter

    1:43 pm PST 11/28/2013
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    UPDATED: Oprah, Justin Timberlake, Lindsay Lohan, Lady Gaga, Zac Efron, Stephen Colbert, Shonda Rhimes, Paula Deen and Ronan Farrow were among those who took to the micro-blogging platform to share their turkey day thoughts. READ MORE

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  8. Paula Deen Makes Tearful First Public Appearance Since N-Word Scandal

    3:47 pm PDT 09/14/2013
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    "These are tears of joy, y'all," the embattled celebrity chef told a crowd ahead of a cooking demonstration in Houston. READ MORE

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  9. Paula Deen Discrimination Lawsuit Dismissed

    2:16 pm PDT 08/23/2013
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    UPDATED: Deen and former employee Lisa Jackson reached a settlement in the case that led the cook to admit she previously used the N-word. READ MORE

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  10. Judge Throws Out Race-Discrimination Claims in Paula Deen Lawsuit

    1:55 pm PDT 08/12/2013
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    Former restaurant manager Lisa Jackson has no standing to sue the celebrity cook and her brother for racism, according to Monday's ruling. READ MORE

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  11. Oprah Winfrey: I Reached Out to Paula Deen at Height of N-Word Scandal

    4:36 pm PDT 08/06/2013
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    The talk show icon says she wants to give the embattled TV chef a safe forum to explain "what happened." READ MORE

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  12. Paula Deen's Longtime Cook Reveals New Allegations of Racism

    6:30 am PDT 07/25/2013
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    Dora Charles says that despite their close relationship, the former Food Network star used racial slurs and treated her and other employees in a way that would suggest an underlying prejudice. READ MORE

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  13. Paula Deen Fans Mail Butter Wrappers to Food Network, Wal-Mart

    12:40 pm PDT 07/19/2013
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    Supporters are showing they're "sticking with" the embattled chef, who was dropped by numerous companies after admitting she previously used the N-word. READ MORE

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  14. Paula Deen's Alleged Extortionist Pleads Not Guilty

    1:37 pm PDT 07/17/2013
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    In court Tuesday, Thomas George Paculis was placed on $10,000 bond for attempting to shake down the TV chef for $250,000. READ MORE

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  15. Douglas Rushkoff on Deen, Snowden, Zimmerman and the Culture of Contagion (Guest Column)

    5:00 am PDT 07/12/2013
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    What would race riots organized on Facebook look like? The best-selling author, who coined the term "viral media" in 1993, says the camcorder days of Rodney King offer insights into the "great viral summer" of 2013. READ MORE

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  16. Alleged Paula Deen Extortionist Arrested

    4:09 pm PDT 07/05/2013
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    A New York man is charged with threatening to reveal "true and damning" statements about Deen if he didn't get $250,000. READ MORE

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  17. Paula Deen's Book Sales Increase Following N-Word Controversy

    9:16 am PDT 07/05/2013
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    The celebrity chef, whose upcoming title was canceled, saw sales of her previous books rise during the week ending June 30. READ MORE

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  18. Paula Deen Parts Ways With Agent

    5:49 am PDT 07/05/2013
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    The celebrity chef has ended her business relationship with the man who helped her launch the media empire that's been crumbling since it was revealed that she previously used the N-word. READ MORE

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  19. Paula Deen's Accuser Breaks Silence: 'This Lawsuit Has Never Been About the N-Word'

    11:37 am PDT 07/02/2013
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    Lisa Jackson says she is trying to address the TV chef’s “patterns of disrespect and degradation of people that she deems to be inferior.” READ MORE

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  20. Paula Deen's Book Canceled Before Publication

    2:40 pm PDT 06/28/2013
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    The embattled chef's latest cookbook was set to arrive on store shelves in October. READ MORE

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