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Jury awards $4.7 billion in lawsuit linking Johnson & Johnson baby powder to cancer

2 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families after they alleged asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed to their ovarian cancer. It was the first case against the company that focused on asbestos in the powder. The jury...
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Nearly $4.7 billion awarded in baby powder lawsuit

2 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families after they claimed asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed...
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Nearly $4.7B awarded in suit linking cancer, Johnson & Johnson baby powder

Nearly $4.7B awarded in suit linking cancer, Johnson & Johnson baby powder

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families after they claimed asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder contributed to their ovarian cancer in the first case against the company that focused on asbestos in the powder. The jury announced the...
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J&J ordered to pay $4.14 billion in talc cancer case

2 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.14 billion in punitive damages - the second in a two-phase verdict.
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Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft

Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft

A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Read more ...

Pompeo: Trump dissenters should ‘find something else to do'

Pompeo: Trump dissenters should ‘find something else to do'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said administration officials who feel they cannot back President Trump should find “something else to do.” “If you can't be on the team, if... Read more ...

Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers for the woman who accused Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault say she will testify before the Senate Judiciary committee next week. Read more ...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate touching allegations

The Minnesota state representative called the claims "indescribably hurtful" and said he dropped out of the race so he could work toward healing his family. Read more ...

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Police said a father and son who killed a neighbor were taken into custody again Friday after a court reviewed their bonds and raised them to $250,000 each. Read more ...

A Timeline Of Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill Controversy As Kavanaugh To Face...

A Timeline Of Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill Controversy As Kavanaugh To Face Accuser

As another Supreme Court nominee faces allegations of sexual misconduct, what can be learned from the handling of the Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill controversy? Read more ...

Man shot multiple times at Jamaica Plain barber shop

Man shot multiple times at Jamaica Plain barber shop

A man is seriously hurt after being shot multiple times inside a Jamaica Plain barber shop, Boston Police Commissioner William Gross said. Read more ...

Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

The U.S. cable giant won a rare auction held by British regulators with a bid of $39 billion. Comcast hopes acquiring Sky will help it compete with online streaming services... Read more ...

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench." Read more ...

Tiger Woods rides hot start to brink of Tour Championship win

Tiger Woods rides hot start to brink of Tour Championship win

ATLANTA - Tiger Woods is three shots ahead and one round away from capping his comeback season with a victory. Woods played the most dynamic golf he has all year with six... Read more ...