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Macys: Employees not involved in alleged stop; actor says he was detained because of his race

...stopped because of his race while shopping at the flagship Manhattan department store, Macy's officials said Sunday.Rob Brown, a black actor who works on the HBO series "Treme," has said he was detained nearly an hour by police on June 8 after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-27/macys-employees-not-involv
NY profiling claims expose retailers' use of shoplifting suspects' detention, fines

...asked to sign a confession or pay a fine.But the allegations grew to include Macy's. Among those complaining was Rob Brown of the HBO show "Treme," who said he was stopped after buying a $1,300 Movado watch for his mother this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-16/ny-profiling-claims-expose
New on DVD

...deceased psycho killer Jigsaw (Tobin Bell) and his "apprentice" (Costas Mandylor). 'The Express' Dennis Quaid and Rob Brown star in a drama about football player Ernie Davis, the first black man to win a Heisman Trophy, a pioneer against fan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/22/mov_508539.shtml
Movies
Review: 'Take the Lead'

...Among the motley group in detention, who will be forced to partner up and boogie down, are the star-crossed Rock (Rob Brown from "Finding Forrester") and LaRhette (Yaya DaCosta), each of whom blames the other for their older brothers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/08/mov_76530.shtml
Movies
Georgia All-State Team

...Hamilton, Miller County, Todd Shuler, Miller County; David Allen, Athens Academy; Alex Mortensen, Landmark Christian; Rob Brown, Commerce; Jim McNease, Miller County; Billy West, Wilcox County; Jeff Merrow, Buford; Terrance Almond, Pelham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/25/hig_328782.shtml
High school
Lincoln County struggles to repeat past success

...in September and took a 17-14 win in the semifinals. This season, Commerce has an offense built around quarterback Rob Brown and tailback Lamar Daniels. "I like throwing the ball. It gives me a lot more freedom," Brown told the Athens Banner-Herald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/26/hig_322480.shtml
High school
Xtreme calendar

TODAY: Sean Connery and Rob Brown star in Finding Forrester, out on video and DVD. The drama follows a black aspiring writer who deals with problems at a mostly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/24/xtr_314969.shtml
Xtreme
NHL moves to break up Penguins

...break up the Penguins to the team's 200 creditors for a vote alongside competing plans, possibly June 24. Forward Rob Brown wants anything but. "I was glad to get the opportunity to play here, and I hope that everything works out this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/20/hoc_261795.shtml
Hockey
Penguins rally for win over Maple Leafs

...successful in his takeover bid. With the Maple Leafs frantically trying to preserve their 3-2 lead, Jagr directed Rob Brown's pass from the left circle past goaltender Curtis Joseph with 12 seconds left in Toronto captain Mats Sundin's tripping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/12/hoc_261207.shtml
Hockey
Penguins tie Senators

...two goals in a game for the third time in his career and Ted Donato picked up his 10th goal of the season for Ottawa. Rob Brown also scored his 10th goal of the season for Pittsburgh. Ottawa dominated the first 40 minutes, outshooting Pittsburgh...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/02/hoc_257941.shtml
Hockey