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'Avengers' stars sorry for Johansson 'slut' gag
'Avengers' stars sorry for Johansson 'slut' gag

"Avengers" superhero actors Jeremy Renner and Chris Evans apologized for calling co-star Scarlett Johansson's character in the blockbuster movie a "slut."

'Avengers' stars sorry for Johansson 'slut' gag
Nicki Minaj apologizes for Nazi imagery in video
Nicki Minaj apologizes for Nazi imagery in video

Hip-hop star Nicki Minaj apologized and denied any Nazi sympathies after she came under criticism for imagery that resembled the Third Reich in a video.

Nicki Minaj apologizes for Nazi imagery in video
Spanish PM apologises for party corruption scandals
Spanish PM apologises for party corruption scandals

Spain prime minister apologised for corruption scandals involving members of his conservative Popular Party.

Spanish PM apologises for party corruption scandals
Apple sorry for software glitch, defends new iPhones
Apple sorry for software glitch, defends new iPhones

Apple made a rare apology for a software bug that has seen iPhone users lose service.

Apple sorry for software glitch, defends new iPhones
British PM to apologise to queen over purring gaffe
British PM to apologise to queen over purring gaffe

British Prime Minister David Cameron will apologise to Queen Elizabeth II in person.

British PM to apologise to queen over purring gaffe
Australia tycoon apologises for calling Chinese 'mongrels'
Australia tycoon apologises for calling Chinese 'mongrels'

Australian tycoon Clive Palmer apologised for calling the Chinese government "mongrels" who "shoot their own people".

Australia tycoon apologises for calling Chinese 'mongrels'
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Israel apologizes for calling Brazil 'diplomatic dwarf'

Israeli President apologized for a remark by a foreign ministry spokesman calling the Latin American powerhouse a "diplomatic dwarf."

Israel apologizes for calling Brazil 'diplomatic dwarf'
Sky News apologises for rummaging through MH17 luggage
Sky News apologises for rummaging through MH17 luggage

British broadcaster Sky News apologised after one of its presenters searched through luggage at the crash site of downed flight MH17 live on air.

Sky News apologises for rummaging through MH17 luggage
South Korean President Park Geun-hye. ©Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach
S.Korea president apologises for army shooting

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye apologised Monday for a deadly front-line shooting rampage by an army conscript and called for a close look at abuses in barracks.

S.Korea president apologises for army shooting
Poland's Catholic Church apologises for paedophilia
Poland's Catholic Church apologises for paedophilia

Poland's powerful Catholic Church apologised for paedophilia committed by its priests during an unprecedented ceremony attended by top clergy and abuse victims.

Poland's Catholic Church apologises for paedophilia
Japan minister apologises for Fukushima money gaffe
Japan minister apologises for Fukushima money gaffe

A Japanese cabinet minister apologised after appearing to suggest people in nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima could be persuaded to put up with contaminated waste if the government threw cash at them.

Japan minister apologises for Fukushima money gaffe
Senator Dianne Feinstein. ©Reuters/Gary Cameron
White House apologizes to lawmakers over prisoner swap

The White House apologized for keeping lawmakers in the dark regarding the exchange of an American soldier for five Taliban fighters, senators said Tuesday, as controversy grew over the issue.

White House apologizes to lawmakers over prisoner swap
Philippines' President Benigno Aquino. ©Reuters/Romeo Ranoco
Philippine leader apologises over 'world's worst airport'

Philippine President Benigno Aquino publicly apologised on Wednesday for failures in air conditioning at Manila airport, already named by an online travel guide as the world's worst.

Philippine leader apologises over 'world's worst airport'
French minister apologises for calling state dinner 'revolting'
French minister apologises for calling state dinner 'revolting'

An embarrassed French minister has apologised to the head chef at the Elysee Palace after she was caught on camera describing the food at a China-France state dinner as "revolting".

French minister apologises for calling state dinner 'revolting'
Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong
Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong

The Philippines insisted Thursday it would not apologise for a 2010 hostage crisis in which Hong Kong tourists died, saying its response to the tragedy had been generous and compassionate.

Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong
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Google apologizes after online services stumble

Google apologized Friday after the Internet giant's widely used free email and an array of other services were disrupted by apparent software woes.

Google apologizes after online services stumble
Australia sorry for Indonesia intrusion but vows to stop boats
Australia sorry for Indonesia intrusion but vows to stop boats

The Australian government apologised unreservedly to Jakarta on Friday after its navy "inadvertently" violated Indonesian waters during border security operations, but vowed to pursue its policies to halt asylum-seeker boats.

Australia sorry for Indonesia intrusion but vows to stop boats
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Google says sorry to Germany over 'Adolf Hitler Square'

Google apologised Friday after a major square in Berlin regained its Nazi-era name "Adolf Hitler" on its popular online Maps page for a few hours.

Google says sorry to Germany over 'Adolf Hitler Square'
Chinese star wins US website apology over sex claims
Chinese star wins US website apology over sex claims

A US-based Chinese news agency has apologized to award-winning actress Zhang Ziyi for claiming she slept with top Chinese officials for money and gifts, a publicist said Wednesday.

Chinese star wins US website apology over sex claims
McDonald's Japan 'sorry' over homeless ban
McDonald's Japan 'sorry' over homeless ban

McDonald's Japan issued an apology Friday after it was revealed one of its outlets had posted a notice banning homeless people for more than a year.

McDonald's Japan 'sorry' over homeless ban