Updated: South African police open fire on striking Lonmin workers

VANCOUVER — Police in South Africa opened fire on striking workers at Lonmin’s (LMI-L) Marikana platinum mine Thursday, killing 34 and injuring at least 78. Police were trying to disperse a crowd of some 3,000 when apparently some workers, armed...

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