KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas federal jury awarded nearly $218 million on Friday to farmers who sued Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety.
(Left to right) Police Chief Troy Cooper, Inspector Jason Stonechild, City Councillor Evert Botha and Midtown Neighbourhood Watch President Peter John take questions from the crowd at last night's forum. Taylor MacPherson/paNOW Staff
CINCINNATI — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers.