(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The City of Columbus, Ohio, has agreed to deliver a settlement of $10 million to Andre Hill’s family. Hill, a 47-year-old Black man, was shot to death by former Columbus police officer Adam Coy, who is white, on Dec. 22. This is a... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the NFL and the class counsel representing former players in the league’s landmark concussion settlement program prepare for a court-ordered mediation to address concerns about race-norming, both sides appear to agree that race should... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON and WHITNEY LLOYD, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) --The trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin was dealt a major setback on Wednesday when the judge in the case dismissed two jurors already selected for the panel after they said... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Sackler family boosted its contribution to the settlement of opioids lawsuits to $4.2 billion under a restructuring plan filed overnight by Purdue Pharma with a federal bankruptcy court in White Plains, New York.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and WHITNEY LLOYD, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A $27 million settlement to the family of George Floyd has been unanimously approved by Minneapolis' City Council.Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man, died after being arrested on May 25,... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The federal judge overseeing the NFL’s concussion settlement program is sending the league and the class counsel representing former players back to the negotiating table “to seek to address the concerns relating to... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News (BATON ROUGE, La.) -- The East Baton Rouge Metro Council in Louisiana voted on a $4.5 million settlement Wednesday for the family of Alton Sterling, a Black man shot and killed by police in 2016.The council... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, CHO PARK and RYAN SMITH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The NFL insists that its concussion settlement program does not require the clinicians who evaluate former players for payouts to make race a factor in their determinations. Several of those... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With the clock ticking on the Trump administration, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is breaking precedents with a tour of Israeli-occupied land and pushing to cement a foreign policy legacy for an administration in... Read More.