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CNN Apologizes For Using Song With "N-Word" In Story About 103-Year-Old Black Driver

CNN's Kyra Phillips apologizes for using a song with the n-word in it as background music to a story about a 103-year-old black woman who still drives.

About twenty-five minutes after the story aired, Phillips told viewers: "We aired some music a few minutes ago, and, obviously for those of you that heard it, it was the wrong music that aired. We apologize for that. It was a terrible mistake. And we're working very hard to make up for it."

Video of the story and the apology here.

(via Redding News Review)