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Hasbro: American toy and entertainment company
Hasbro, Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate with toy, board game, and media assets, headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Hasbro owns the trademarks and products of Kenner, Parker Brothers, and Milton Bradley, among others. Hasbro is incorporated in Rhode Island, and as of August 2020 over 80% of its shares were held by large financial institutions.


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Trolls doll removed from stores after complaints

Hasbro says it's pulling a Trolls doll called Poppy from store shelves after receiving complaints about an inappropriately-placed button under the doll's skirt. CBSN's Anne-Marie Green has details.
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Fact check: Troll doll button in 'private' area not intentional or part of kids 'grooming'

Hasbro withdraws the doll from store saying the placement of the button was not intentional but the company recognizes how it may be perceived as inappropriate.
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Play-Doh unboxing: Hasbro releases 5 new types of Play-Doh, including slime

Hasbro released five new types of Play-Doh, including slime.
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A New Monopoly Game Celebrates Women, but What About the One Behind the Original?

Hasbro’s Ms. Monopoly will pay women more than men and celebrate female inventors, but it makes only brief reference to the feminist whose board game is credited with inspiring it all.
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In Hasbro's Ms. Monopoly, women earn more than men

In the classic game's latest version, female players can pass "Go" and collect $240 instead of $200
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Girl power: Hasbro brings gender pay gap debate to game night with new Ms. Monopoly

Hasbro's new Ms. Monopoly brings the gender pay gap to game night and is the first game "where women make more than men."
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New Monopoly edition ditches cash in favor of digital banker

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