Family of James Anderson files wrongful death lawsuit against a group of white teenagers. Anderson, a black man, was beat up and run over in what authorities say was a racially motivated killing. The case is being filed by the Cochran law firm and the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The prize is sometimes called the "Nobel Prize for food and agriculture." And this year's winners include Monsanto executive Robert Fraley, a pioneer in genetically engineered crops. If there's a single person who personifies the company's controversial role in American agriculture, it's probably Fraley.
A growing number of cities are using surveillance cameras in the hope of fighting crime, but all that video is almost useless without powerful search tools to sort the material. The municipal camera trend is proving to be big business for companies that design video analytics software.
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