Jurors see animation of white officer killing black teen

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CHICAGO — Lawyers for a white Chicago police officer who killed a black teenager presented an animated video to jurors on Tuesday that aimed to depict the officer’s perspective during the shooting and support his claim that he feared for his safety when he shot Laquan McDonald 16 times. Prosecutors, […]

JPMorgan is reportedly in talks to lead Lyft’s IPO

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JPMorgan Chase is in talks about leading Lyft’s upcoming initial public offering as an underwriter, after rivals Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley decided not to pursue such a role out of loyalty to another IPO hopeful, Lyft’s larger competitor Uber Technologies, according to people familiar with the matter. The move […]

Syrian official says S-300 defenses will give Israel pause

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Israel should think carefully before attacking Syria again once it obtains the sophisticated S-300 defense system from Russia, a Damascus official said. The warning followed pledges from Moscow to deliver the missile system after last week’s downing of a Russian plane by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli airstrike. Syria’s […]