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Roundup weedkiller was a major factor in man's cancer, jury decides

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Roundup weedkiller was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer, a jury found Tuesday in the first phase of a trial that could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits. The unanimous verdict by the six-person jury in federal court in San Francisco came in a lawsuit filed...
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California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

1 month ago   |   By NPR

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's the second verdict against the Bayer product.
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Jury: Roundup weed killer major factor in man's cancer

Jury: Roundup weed killer major factor in man's cancer

1 month ago   |   By KSBW

It was the second jury verdict to find that Roundup caused non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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Jury: Roundup weed killer major factor in man's cancer

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer.
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US jury finds Monsanto's Roundup was a ‘substantial factor' in causing man's cancer

US jury finds Monsanto's Roundup was a ‘substantial factor' in causing man's cancer

1 month ago   |   By RT

Monsanto/Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer was found to be a “substantial factor” in causing non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in a California man, as the trial proceeds to its next phase to determine liability and damages.
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Elderly man attacked by bear while sleeping on hiking trail

Elderly man attacked by bear while sleeping on hiking trail

An elderly man was attacked by a 300-pound bear while sleeping on a hiking trail in the southern California mountains, a report said Wednesday. The 84-year-old, who could be... Read more ...

Reports: Body of 5-year-old Illinois boy AJ Freund found

Reports: Body of 5-year-old Illinois boy AJ Freund found

A week after two Illinois parents reported their 5-year-old son as missing, the boy's body was found in a rural area of a Chicago suburb. Read more ...

Nearly 8,000 Boy Scout leaders have been accused of sexual abuse since early...

Nearly 8,000 Boy Scout leaders have been accused of sexual abuse since early 1940s, research shows

The Boy Scouts of America faces potentially the most fateful chapter in its 109-year history. Read more ...

You can stay in a giant potato in Idaho for $200 a night

You can stay in a giant potato in Idaho for $200 a night

But do you have to bring your own ketchup? Read more ...

'We have a missing child': Father's 911 call released as search continues...

'We have a missing child': Father's 911 call released as search continues for missing 5-year-old

The father of 5-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund calmly reported the Illinois boy missing last week. Police have determined it's unlikely the child was abducted or walked away. Read more ...

Rhys Hoskins gets his revenge as Phillies deny Mets sweep

Rhys Hoskins gets his revenge as Phillies deny Mets sweep

Rhys Hoskins received the last laugh after all. The Phillies slugger got a rematch with Jacob Rhame from the previous night in the ninth inning Wednesday and delivered... Read more ...

'We have a missing child': Father's 911 call released as search continues...

'We have a missing child': Father's 911 call released as search continues for missing 5-year-old

The father of 5-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund calmly reported the Illinois boy missing last week. Police have determined it's unlikely the child was abducted or walked away. Read more ...

Tony-Award Winning Playwright Mark Medoff Dies At Age 79

Tony-Award Winning Playwright Mark Medoff Dies At Age 79

Medoff is best known for Children of a Lesser God , a play about a young deaf woman's romance with her speech teacher. Read more ...

Facebook expects record $5 BILLION fine from FTC over privacy violations

Facebook expects record $5 BILLION fine from FTC over privacy violations

Facebook has told investors it's probably on the hook for up to $5 billion in fines - a record-high penalty for a tech company in the US - as a Federal Trade Commission probe... Read more ...

Chiefs' Tyreek Hill dodges charges in child abuse case

Chiefs' Tyreek Hill dodges charges in child abuse case

OLATHE, Kan. - A Kansas district attorney has declined to charge Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill with a crime in a domestic incident that involved his fiance and their... Read more ...