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Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer

Cynthia Nixon: Invest in Green Jobs, Infrastructure

By Paul Elias |
A San Francisco jury on Friday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company's popular Roundup w...

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Australian's Parliament Speech on 'Final Solution' Condemned

Australian's Parliament Speech on 'Final Solution' Condemned

Aug 15
An Australian senator is being condemned for his speech in Parliament advocating reviving a white-only immigration policy and using the term "final solution" in calling for a vote on which migrants to admit into the country.

Kobach's Take-No-Prisoners Style Was at Forefront in Kansas Race

Kobach's Take-No-Prisoners Style Was at Forefront in Kansas Race

By John Hanna | Aug 15
At a parade this summer, candidate for Kansas governor Kris Kobach rode a jeep with a replica machine gun mounted on it. When some people complained that the stunt scared children, Kobach mocked their "snowflake meltdown."

ACLU: Federal Agencies Setting 'Trap' to Deport Immigrants

ACLU: Federal Agencies Setting 'Trap' to Deport Immigrants

By Philip Marcelo | Aug 15
Federal immigration agencies have launched a coordinated campaign to arrest and deport immigrants seeking to become legal U.S. residents through marriage, according to documents released this week in a class-action lawsuit.

Your House Isn't A Piggy Bank

Your House Isn't A Piggy Bank

By Liz Weston | Aug 15
Your home equity could keep you afloat in retirement or bail you out in an emergency - but not if you spend it first.

Arizona Democrats Hope to Ride Blue Wave in Midterm Election

Arizona Democrats Hope to Ride Blue Wave in Midterm Election

By Melissa Daniels | Aug 14
The blue wave that Democrats hope will crash into Arizona in November is creeping up in community centers, library auditoriums and churches this summer.

Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer

Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer

By Paul Elias | Aug 14
A San Francisco jury on Friday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease.

VF Breaks Away From Denim to Focus on Activewear

VF Breaks Away From Denim to Focus on Activewear

By Michelle Chapman, Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 14
The company that makes Wrangler and Lee jeans is breaking off its denim division to focus on its fast-growing outdoor and activewear business as Americans swap out jeans for yoga pants.

Business Owners, Visitors Rejoice as Yosemite Reopens

Business Owners, Visitors Rejoice as Yosemite Reopens

By Amanda Lee Myers | Aug 14
The nearly three-week closure was the result of a massive wildfire that has burned 150 square miles (389 sq. kilometers) and killed two firefighters since it started July 13.

Trump's Harley Boycott Call Roils Wisconsin Primary

Trump's Harley Boycott Call Roils Wisconsin Primary

By Scott Bauer | Aug 14
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson both came out Monday against boycotting Milwaukee-based Harley-Davidson, the day after President Donald Trump said it would be "great."

Yosemite National Park Reopens

Yosemite National Park Reopens

By Amanda Lee Myers | Aug 14
The nearly three-week closure was the result of a massive wildfire that has burned 150 square miles (389 sq. kilometers) and killed two firefighters since it started July 13.

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