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Jul 12, 2016

Paraguay farmers' leader gets 35 years for massacre

The man behind the 2012 massacre of 17 police and farmers in Paraguay, in a crisis that helped bring down a president, was sentenced to 35 years in prison Monday. Farmers’ leader Ruben Villalba was handed the stiffest possible sentence for the killings in ...

Stopped 52 times by police: Was it racial profiling?

Jul 10, 2016

Stopped 52 times by police: Was it racial profiling?

When Philando Castile saw the flashing lights in his rearview mirror the night he got shot, it wasn’t unusual. He had been pulled over at least 52 times in recent years in and around the Twin Cities and given citations for minor offenses including ...