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French TV station given warning

Updated: March 17, 2014, 11:22 AM ET
Associated Press

PARIS -- A television broadcast watchdog has given France Televisions "a firm warning" regarding the future conduct of its commentators after receiving widespread complaints over inappropriate and "sexist" comments made during the Sochi Olympics.

France Televisions, which owns the broadcasting rights to the games, has a long-standing team of commentators, including former Olympic figure skating bronze medalist Philippe Candeloro.

In a statement Monday, broadcast watchdog CSA said ...

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