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FarmQA: Innovates Quality and Assurance in Agriculture Technology

Dan Hodgson is grateful to entrepreneurs that have gone before him. As a child that grew up on a farm in North Dakota and later graduated from …

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UX in Agriculture: What are we trying to do?

<i>C0-Authored by Nick Bray, Director of UX Design</i><p>As designers, we’ve always considered ourselves outsiders—the unbiased third party in the agriculture …

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Two Police Officers Shot Outside Ferguson Police Department

Attorney General Holder pledges to help probe shooting of two police officers in St. Louis suburb<p>FERGUSON, Mo.—State and county police took over security during protests here after two officers involved in crowd control were shot early Thursday in what law-enforcement officials described as an …

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2 officers shot in Ferguson 'ambush' not critically hurt, official says

St. Louis County and Missouri state troopers are taking responsibility for monitoring protests in Ferguson, Mo., starting Thursday evening as police hunt for the shooter who wounded two police officers during a protest.<p>No arrests have been announced in the attack, which St. Louis County Police …

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State, county police take over Ferguson protest security after shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> With tensions running high after the shooting of two officers in Ferguson, Missouri, state and county police took over protest security in the St. Louis suburb Thursday.<p>St. Louis County Police and the Missouri State Highway Patrol are assuming "command of the security detail regarding …

Ferguson Businesses Try To Rebuild After Protests

FERGUSON, Mo. -- Ten businesses here were completely destroyed by fire and several others were vandalized on Nov. 24, following protests over a grand jury decision not to bring charges in the killing of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. The McDonald's on West Florissant Avenue, a hot spot for …

Ferguson Protesters Try to Block Use of Tear Gas

Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Alexey Furman—EPA<p>David Carson—St Louis Post Dispatch/Polaris<p>Barrett Emke for TIME<p>Barrett Emke for …

Prominent Ferguson Protester Charged With Assault

Marcus Yam—Los Angeles Times/Polaris<p>Rodrigo Jard—Demotix/Corbis<p>John Rudoff—Demotix/Corbis<p>Marcus Yam—Los Angeles Times/Polaris<p>Nick Ut—AP<p>Leah …

Poll: Americans have sharply differing views of Brown, Garner cases

Decisions by grand juries to not indict police officers involved in the deaths of black men in Ferguson, Mo., and New York City have drawn very different reactions from Americans, particularly whites, according to a poll released Monday.<p>By 50%-37%, Americans said a grand jury made the right …

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Ferguson grand jury documents withheld

ST. LOUIS — In spite of St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch's promises to make all witness testimony in the Michael Brown shooting case public so he could show the process was fair and impartial, McCulloch's office now acknowledges that it kept some records secret at the behest of federal …

Anti-police demonstrators sing 'justice carols,' stage more die-ins

Protesters in New York City sang "justice carols" and demonstrators in several cities held more die-ins Sunday to show their anger over a grand jury's decision to not indict a police officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner.<p>In New York City, a few hundred protesters gathered again at Grand …

Police militarization: The Ferguson issue that wasn't

Police militarization — the issue that briefly united conservatives and liberals over Ferguson — has turned out to be a dud.<p>A White House review suggests largely leaving intact federal programs that provide surplus military equipment to local police departments. President Barack Obama ordered the …

Analyzing Ferguson

It is not my intention to take sides one way or the other on the decision of the grand jury relating to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, by Darren Wilson, a police officer. My purpose here is to clear up some misunderstandings and incorrect information.<p>The national news media …

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St. Louis Police Pursue Assault Charge Against Youngest Member Of Ferguson Commission

WASHINGTON -- The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department this week convinced the local prosecutor's office to charge a prominent young Ferguson protester with misdemeanor assault because he allegedly made fleeting physical contact with a law enforcement official blocking access to St. Louis City …

Obama to Order More Oversight of Military Surplus Going to Local Police

Evans/Getty Images<p>Maury Englander—FPG/Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>Spencer Grant—Getty Images<p>Afro American Newspapers/Gado/Getty Images<p>Gerald …

Ferguson fallout: Protesters interrupt Holder's speech - CNN.com

<i>Did you participate in Monday's walkout? Please share your photos and videos with CNN iReport.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- It's been one week since the streets of Ferguson boiled over after protesters learned the officer who shot teenager Michael Brown won't face criminal charges.<p>And tensions are still simmering. …

How Not to Use a Grand Jury

Criminal procedure—the everyday rules of the road—gets a bad rap. It’s said to be rigid, routine, incapable of accommodating the nuances of human behavior. But, as the atypical grand-jury proceedings in the aftermath of Michael Brown’s death illustrate, there is a great deal to be said for …

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Ferguson officer Wilson resigned because of death threats received by the PD, lawyer says | Fox News

Former Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson's lawyer says Wilson resigned because he was concerned about the potential for violence against other officers if he didn't.<p>Neil Bruntrager told The Associated Press on Sunday that Wilson decided to step aside after police Chief Tom Jackson told him that …

Darren Wilson won't receive severance package, Ferguson mayor says

Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson did not receive a severance package when he resigned over the weekend, the St. Louis suburb's mayor said Sunday.<p>Wilson, 28, won't receive any further pay or benefits, and he and the city have severed their ties, Mayor James Knowles told reporters a day after …

16 arrested as demonstrations return to Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown resigned Saturday, and protests intensified in the St. …

Is 'professor' who helped with Michael Brown autopsy who he says he is?

The last thing an attorney might expect to receive at a deposition is a brain, but that's what the man said he was handing over.<p>A brain. In a bucket.<p>Sliding the bucket across the table and opening the lid, the man urged the lawyer, Michael Hodges, to take it. Hodges declined. The deposition …

Fargo South Scuffle Involving Student And Officer Caught On ...

Before school let out for the holiday, a "very public" scuffle between a student and the school resource officer broke out between classes.<p>WDAY …

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