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North Texas Jury Awards More Than $242M For Lexus Seat Defect

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A North Texas jury has awarded more than $242 million to a Dallas-area family who sued Toyota over what they said were defective front seats in their Lexus sedan. 125 more words

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Judge in Manafort Trial Says He Won't Identify Jurors After Receiving Threats

(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) — The judge presiding over the fraud trial of former Trump campaign Paul Manafort says he won’t release the names of jurors at the trial’s conclusion because he fears for their safety and because he himself has received threats. 115 more words

Jury Begins Deliberations in Trial of Ex Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort

(ALEXANDRIA, Va.) — Jurors began their deliberations Thursday in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who prosecutors say earned $60 million advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, hid much of it from the IRS and then lied to banks to get loans when the money dried up. 834 more words

Oakland County’s Oops: Paper Polls Interrupt Michigan’s Primary Elections

Voters in Oakland County, MI stepped up to the ballot in unprecedented numbers for the state’s 2018 primary elections. While so many voices symbolized a vote of confidence from the people, their strength in numbers revealed a weakness in the overall voting strategy: paper dependency. 939 more words

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Another Judge Tosses Lawsuit Over L.L. Bean's Return Policy

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Another federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit targeting outdoors retailer L.L. Bean’s new limited-time return policy, this one in California. 123 more words

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