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    Chris Hayes Sits Down With Protest Agitator

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    Ferguson and the Politics of Fear Debated

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    Wilson attorneys: Not responsible for leaks

    St. Louis, MO ( KTRS ) Attorneys for Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson say they are not responsible for recent leaks of information related to investigations into the shooting death of Michael Brown. A grand jury is expected to decide by mid-November whether Wilson will face criminal charges, and the Justice Department is investigating for […]
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    5 arrested after protest in Ferguson

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) Five people are facing misdemeanor charges after violence erupted during a protest in Ferguson. St. Louis County Police say about 200 people demonstrated late Wednesday and early Thursday outside of Ferguson police headquarters. Police spokesman Brian Schellman says people knocked over barricades, blocked traffic and threw rocks and bottles at […]
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    Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

    St. Louis, MO ( KTRS ) Experts say Michael Brown’s official autopsy shows the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range the day he was killed by a Ferguson police officer. The St. Louis Post Dispatch reports that St. Louis medical examiner Dr. Michael Graham and another pathologist reviewed the report and say […]
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    St. Louis police chief speaks with Protesters in a closed meeting

    St. Louis ( KTRS ) A small group of participants cut short an impromptu meeting between Ferguson protesters and St. Louis County police chief John Belmar. Chief Belmar agreed to a closed-door meeting with about 20 protesters Tuesday night after a St. Louis County Council meeting. Participants asked reporters to leave the council chambers in […]
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    Forensic Evidence is Consistent with Officer Darren Wilson Statements

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    Jamilah Nasheed is Toxic For St. Louis Says STL County Police Assn. President

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    Ferguson residents meet with U.S Department of Justice reps

    St. Louis ( KTRS ) Fox 2 news reports Ferguson residents met with representatives of the U.S. Department of Justice one last time Tuesday night at a town hall meeting. Apparently about 120 people attended, making it one of the smallest in the series of town hall meetings that began in September. But those who […]
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    Senator Roy Blunt Discusses Ferguson, Ebola, and the US Senate

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    Sharpton to return to Ferguson before election

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) The Rev. Al Sharpton says he plans to return to Ferguson to continue to pressure St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch to file criminal charges in Michael Brown’s police shooting death. Details of Sharpton’s four-day visit have not yet been announced. He’s expected to arrive on Oct. 31 and remain […]
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    State Senator arrested at Ferguson protests.

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) A Missouri Senator has been arrested while protesting in front of the Ferguson, Missouri Police Department. St. Louis County Police spokesman Sergeant Brian Schellman says the on scene commander told protesters they could not block the street, and most of them complied. However, Sen. Jamilah Nasheed and one other person […]
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    Protesters arrested after smashing pumpkins at prosecutor’s office

    Clayton, MO (KTRS) – Some protesters were arrested outside of St. Louis County Prosecutor, Bob McCulloch’s office. Their offense–Smashing pumpkins. Some of the pumpkins had phrases like police brutality written on them. Before the demonstration began, police told the protesters that smashing the pumpkins would be an arrestable offense. Pumpkin smashing has been in the […]
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    Darren Wilson Told Investigators He Fought in Car

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    The Board Meeting Preaches Patience with Grand Jury Case

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    The Board Meeting: Stark Differences Between Michael Brown and Vonderitt D Myers Jr. Cases

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    Michael Brown’s Lawyer is Pine Lawn’s Police Chief

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    Eye Witness Details Mike Brown Shooting

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    A Heated Discussion Over Racial Tensions in St. Louis

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    Ferguson city council meeting takes place a city hall

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) The Ferguson city council met Tuesday night for the first time at city hall since the August unrest over the Michael Brown shooting. Once again city officials heard from people upset with the way the city has handled events since then. The council had previously met in larger venues to […]
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    Michael Brown protesters storm local Wal-Mart

    Maplewood, MO ( KTRS ) A Wal-Mart in Maplewood almost had to stop operations Monday night. Fox 2 reports that Michael Brown protesters entered the store and gathered in the back. Once they assembled in the store, they started chanting “What do we want…justice now”. Protesters did shut down one Wal-Mart temporarily. But police quickly […]
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    Police: Nearly 20 arrested in Ferguson protest

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Nearly 20 people have been arrested during a large rally to protest the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Clergy members led several hundred people during a march Monday from a church to police headquarters, marking the third straight day of recent protests in the St. Louis suburb. St. […]
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    Christian musicians, worship leaders bring peace through song to Ferguson

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) – Thousands of people are expected to descend on the St. Louis area Friday for the Ferguson October Weekend of Resistance. At Blessed Teresa of Calcutta in Ferguson, the message of justice was conveyed in a different way. On Thursday night, Christian musician and worship leader Ike Ndolo led a […]
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    Community leaders and activist seek more input from Ferguson residents

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS ) A group of community leaders and activists have been meeting in private to discuss issues that face the City of Ferguson and its residents. At a Wednesday meeting the group announced they would be going public to bring more people into its coalition. Currently the coalition encompasses law enforcement officers, […]
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    Man shot Wednesday afternoon has died.

    St. Louis, MO ( KTRS ) Ferguson report that a man who was shot in the chest on the parking lot of the Park Ridge apartments Wednesday afternoon has died. The shooting happened within a few yards of a state senator. Sen. Maria Chapelle-Nadal, (D) University City, was getting ready to help out at the […]
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    Election officials “overstated” voter registration increases

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – St. Louis County election officials are acknowledging that an error led them to significantly overstate the number of newly registered voters following a fatal police shooting. County elections director Rita Heard Days said Tuesday that an additional 128 people registered to vote in Ferguson from Aug. 11 through Monday. St. […]
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    Judge bars `keep moving’ rule in Ferguson

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – A federal judge in St. Louis has ordered Ferguson police to stop forcing peaceful protesters to “keep moving” or face arrest. Police have used what some call the “five-second” rule to enforce curfews during protests over the Aug. 9 fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old, Michael Brown, by a white […]
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    4 plaintiffs join suit tied to Ferguson shooting

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Four plaintiffs have joined a federal lawsuit that alleges law enforcement used excessive force after the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the original suit was filed August 28th. The plaintiffs who joined the suit Thursday are Antawn Harris, Nathan Burns, Kia Bowers […]
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    Michael Brown protesters interrupt St. Louis Symphony

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Several dozen people protesting the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown have interrupted a performance of the St. Louis Symphony in a peaceful demonstration. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that as the musicians were about to start performing a song Saturday night, the demonstrators began singing and unfurled from a balcony […]
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    County police take control of protest security

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police are again taking control of Ferguson security after another round of overnight protester arrests. The county said Friday that the change takes place immediately and comes at the request of Ferguson’s mayor and Police Chief Tom Jackson, who cited a “lack of resources and manpower.” Ferguson police […]
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    Some questioning latest round of Ferguson arrests

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Some local officials and rights groups are questioning whether police went too far in arresting about a dozen people during another night of protests in Ferguson. The reason for Thursday’s arrests outside of the Ferguson Police headquarters wasn’t immediately clear. Patricia Bynes, a Democratic committeewoman of Ferguson Township who was at […]
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    Voter registration efforts continue in Ferguson

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Voter registration efforts in the wake of the shooting of Michael Brown have been successful. USA Today reports more than 3,000 people have registered to vote since the August 9 shooting. Nearly 4,900 people have registered to vote in St. Louis County and about three-quarters of those live in Ferguson. […]
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    Tweet about Ferguson grand jury sparks probe

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – Prosecutors say they’re investigating a Twitter post claiming that grand jurors hearing evidence in the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old near St. Louis haven’t seen enough evidence to justify prosecuting the officer. The Twitter user claimed Wednesday that a friend serving on the grand jury told her the panel […]
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    McGraw, “Where is the Leadership in Ferguson?”

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    Suspect arrested by Darren Wilson takes case to court

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis County grand jury will review another case involving the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old. A judge approved the request by county prosecutors Monday in a case involving a drug suspect arrested in 2013 by officer Darren Wilson. The man’s attorney wants the drug distribution […]
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    Nixon To Afghanistan While Terrorism in Own Backyard

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    Police: Ferguson Officer Shot; 2 Suspects Wanted

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A Ferguson police officer was shot in the arm Saturday night after encountering two men at a community center who ran from him and then opened fire during a foot chase, authorities said. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said at a media briefing early Sunday that the officer approached […]
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    Feds tell Ferguson chief to ban bracelets

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Federal civil rights investigators want the Ferguson police chief to ban his officers from wearing bracelets supporting a white colleague who shot and killed an unarmed, black 18-year-old. In a letter released Friday, the U.S. Justice Department asks Police Chief Tom Jackson to “confirm our understanding” that officers in the suburban […]
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    Ferguson unrest persists despite chief’s gesture

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson police chief’s attempt to march with protesters demanding charges in the killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old by a white officer still erupted into a clash that activists are blaming on police missteps. The trouble Thursday night came hours after Police Chief Tom Jackson released a videotaped apology to […]
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    Ferguson chief apologizes in video to Brown family

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – The Missouri police chief whose officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old last month has released a video apologizing to the family, saying Michael Brown’s body remained on the street for too long after he was killed. The video featuring Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson was released by a public relations agency […]
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    Ferguson Chief apologizes to protesters and Brown family

    Ferguson, MO (KTRS) – In a video message, Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson apologized to the parents of Michael Brown. Jackson said, “No one who has not experienced the loss of a child can understand what you’re feeling”. Jackson also apologized for the way that police handled protests in Ferguson. Brown was shot on August […]
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    Should Police Wear Names On Uniforms?

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    Capt. Johnson: Police will wear riot gear if necessary

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Captain Ron Johnson of the Missouri Highway Patrol led a news conference this morning to address the latest round of violence in Ferguson last night. Captain Ron Johnson briefed the media on these violent protests, where some threatened to burn down the town, but his message was to request others […]
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    Grand Jury To Make Decision Early November

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    Michael Brown memorial rebuilt after fire

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Residents have rebuilt a memorial at the Ferguson, Missouri, site where a police officer fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown. The memorial, one of two at the site, was destroyed when a fire broke out before dawn Tuesday on Canfield Drive, the street where Ferguson officer Darren Wilson shot Brown. The blaze […]
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    Reporter Removed From Ferguson Meeting

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    3 arrested in latest round of Ferguson protests

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Police say three people have been arrested while protesting the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1uswbp1) reports that about 35 people were near the police department Saturday when a protester said he was bumped by a passing vehicle. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas […]
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    Gov. Nixon creates Office of Community Engagement

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri will have a new government agency to help low-income and minority families after sometimes violent protests erupted earlier this year following a police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday signed an executive order creating the Office of Community Engagement. The order follows the fatal […]
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    Officer Darren Wilson testifies before the Grand Jury.

    ST. LOUIS – Darren Wilson, the officer involved in the shooting death of 18 yr old Michael Brown reportedly testified before the Grand Jury Tuesday. It would be the fourth time Wilson has given his account of the shooting that took place on August 9th. None of those accounts are yet public. The St. Louis […]
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    Prosecutor may release audio of Brown grand jury

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – A prosecutor says he’ll immediately release transcripts and audio recordings of a grand jury investigation into the death of Michael Brown if the panel doesn’t indict the suburban St. Louis police officer who shot him. Spokesman Ed Magee on Wednesday said St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch has ordered that the […]
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    More Ferguson City Council meetings have been scheduled.

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The city of Ferguson has released its plans for a series of town hall meetings officials hope will help restore trust in a community rocked by the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The neighborhood meetings begin on Monday evening with three sessions at three different locations in the north […]
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    McCulloch: We will release grand jury transcripts if no indictment handed down

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – A prosecutor says he’ll immediately release transcripts and audio recordings of a grand jury investigation into the death of Michael Brown if the panel doesn’t indict the suburban St. Louis police officer who shot him. Spokesman Ed Magee on Wednesday said St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch has ordered that the […]
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    Nixon ‘not thinking about politics’ amid unrest in Ferguson (VIDEO / AUDIO)

    Many have said any political aspirations Governor Nixon had when his second term as Governor ends in 2016 are destined for failure in the aftermath of the civil unrest in Ferguson. Black Senators who represent the area have openly called Nixon a “coward” and “pathetic” for his lack of involvement. Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal says Ferguson […]
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    David Hunn Discusses Timeline of Michael Brown Shooting

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    Grand jury looking into Michael Brown shooting extended to January

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) A grand jury now has until January 7th to decide if there is enough evidence to press charges against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for Michael Brown’s death. On September 10th, a circuit judge asked for the full extension. Police say Wilson struggled with brown and that during the incident; brown […]
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    Backstoppers: We are not taking donations for Darren Wilson

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – A St. Louis nonprofit that provides assistance to families of emergency workers who die in the line of duty says it is not raising money for the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown. Backstoppers released a statement on Monday dispelling reports on social media, saying the organization […]
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    Poll: Racial divide over Michael Brown shooting

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – A poll out Monday shows a sharp racial divide in the perception of the shooting of Michael Brown. 65-percent of African-Americans polled said Officer Darren Wilson was not justified, while 62 percent of white residents called the shooting justified. The numbers do not get better: 71 percent of African Americans said […]
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    New focus on minority voting after Brown’s death

    FERGUSON, MO (AP) – A few miles from the street where Michael Brown died last month in Ferguson, Missouri, lies the grave of Dred Scott. Scott is the slave who went to the Supreme Court and tried, unsuccessfully, to be recognized as a free American citizen _ 157 years ago. Michael Brown is the unarmed […]
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    Ferguson video shows witness raising hands in air

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Legal experts say cellphone video showing a witness raising his hands in the air immediately after the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer in Ferguson could bolster arguments that Brown was surrendering when he was shot. The video obtained by The Associated Press and first aired […]
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    Michael Browns family and supporters calling for immediate arrest of Officer Wilson

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The parents and supporters of the 18-year-old killed in a fatal police shooting in suburban St. Louis are renewing their calls for the officer’s immediate arrest. Michael Brown’s parents joined about 20 supporters Tuesday morning at a news conference outside the Ferguson police station. A St. Louis County grand jury is […]
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    Hundreds attend Ferguson’s first city council meeting since Michael Brown shooting

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – A long line of speakers fired passionate comments during the 1st Ferguson City Council meeting following the shooting death of Michael Brown. The Council conducted its regular business and then took public comment.  The meeting held at the Greater Grace Church on Pershall Road ended at 10 pm with some citizens […]
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    Crime Commissioner responds to his e-mail about possibly burning Ferguson City Hall

    (KTVI) – An e-mail conversation, shared with FOX 2, reveals inflammatory comments between respected African American leaders.  One leader responded by e-mail, saying `right on` to apparent words of violence. The conversation is contained in a 38 page email sent to all St. Louis Media. It’s titled ‘Civil Disobedience Shutdown of Interstate 70,’ then this […]
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    Michael Brown supporters call for Darren Wilson’s arrest

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The parents and supporters of the 18-year-old killed in a fatal police shooting in suburban St. Louis are renewing their calls for the officer’s immediate arrest. Michael Brown’s parents joined about 20 supporters Tuesday morning at a news conference outside the Ferguson police station. A St. Louis County grand jury is […]
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    Two Jefferson County construction workers describe Michael Brown shooting

    (KTVI) – Two key witnesses to the police shooting of Michael Brown are construction workers who just happened to be working nearby.  One spoke exclusively to Fox 2, days after the shooting.  The other witness recently came forward to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The two men, who were working for a Jefferson County construction company, […]
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    Ferguson city council to propose sweeping changes

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – It will be the 1st meeting for the Ferguson City Council following the unrest following the Michael Brown shooting.  The council will meet at Greater Grace Church, 3690 Pershall Road at 7 pm. Through a press release, the city indicated a number of proposed changes will be discussed during the meeting.  […]
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    Ferguson residents work for healing

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Members of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church met for a parish dinner Saturday night eager to find ways to help their hurting community begin to heal. Jan Nelke spoke fondly of her hometown of Ferguson and the racial harmony she believes exists there. She described community activities available to everyone. […]
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    AG Holder: DOJ launching broad investigation of Ferguson Police

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The Justice Department is launching a broad investigation into the practices of the Ferguson, Missouri, police department. That’s according to Attorney General Eric Holder. He announced the investigation following the shooting last month of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer in the St. Louis suburb. It’s a separate inquiry […]
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    Is Jamilah Nasheed Inciting Violence?

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    UPDATE- US to investigate Ferguson police

    Ferguson, MO ( KTRS) The Justice Dept. is planning to announce a broad civil rights investigation looking at the enforcement practices of the Ferguson, Missouri police department in the wake of the fatal shooting of  Michael Brown a few weeks ago. Law enforcement sources familiar with the planned probe say it will examine stops and […]
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    Police upset with comments made by Gov. Nixon on Michael Brown case

    St. Louis (KTVI) – Tonight police officers are speaking out about their concerns with comments made by Governor Jay Nixon in the Brown case. They’re upset with his public videotaped statement. The Missouri Peace Officers Association says Nixon’s comments suggested guilt before due process for Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. FOX2 obtained a letter written […]
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    Mid-Missouri man describes repeated lies by witness in Michael Brown Shooting Case

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI) – We`re looking deeper into the criminal cases against a witness in the Michael Brown shooting.  Dorian Johnson pleaded guilty to lying to police in a 2011 theft case and a warrant still remains for his arrest.  FOX2`s Chris Hayes went to Jefferson City to talk to a man who says […]
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    Protesters slow traffic on I-270 on Labor Day

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – A planned protest to shutdown area highways on Labor Day was canceled, but not everyone got the message. The original plan was for drivers to stop their cars on highways at 4:30 in the afternoon and hold up traffic for four minutes and thirty seconds. The length of time would […]
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    Fraternal Order of Police Says Riot Gear Used In Defense Not To Go on the Offensive

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    Professor Calls for Building Community in Ferguson

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    Centene to bring hundreds of jobs to Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Centene Corp. plans to build a claims processing center in Ferguson, the site of protests in the three weeks since the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The company says the center will bring up to 200 jobs to the St. Louis suburb. Centene’s chairman and CEO Michael Neidorff said […]
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    Jennings Fire Department merges to save city money

    JENNINGS, MO (KTVI) – As of September 1st, the city of Jennings no longer has its own fire department. Last month, residents voted to give up their fire department and join the Riverview Fire Protection District. Jennings’ fire house, 11 firefighters and two fire trucks are now part of Riverview. With a total of 33 […]
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    Ferguson shooting could shift county exec contest

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) _ The fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson could alter the political dynamics of the upcoming election for St. Louis County executive. The November election pits Republican state Representative Rick Stream of Kirkwood against Democratic Councilman Steve Stenger of Affton in south St. Louis County. Stenger relied on strong support […]
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    Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has asked federal officials to issue an economic-injury disaster declaration in St. Louis County so that businesses can get aid following looting in Ferguson. Nixon said he submitted a formal request Friday to the U.S. Small Business Administration to make low-interest loans available to businesses. The […]
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    Ferguson police get body cameras after shooting

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old will soon wear body cameras while on patrol. KMOV-TV reports that Ferguson police are being trained to use and wear the battery-powered cameras, which record both audio and video A private company donated three body […]
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    National March of Ferguson set for Saturday

    Ferguson, MO (KTRS) – National leaders are expected to take part in the “National March on Ferguson” Saturday. The march is being organized by the “Justice for Michael Brown Leadership Coalition”. The march steps off at 10 AM from the burned out QuikTrip. The group will march down Canfield to the spot where Brown was […]
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    Two officers lose jobs in wake of Ferguson unrest

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Two former police officers are looking for new jobs. Thursday, an officer from St. Ann resigned and a Glendale police officer was fired. Lieutenant Ray Albers was caught on cell phone video pointing a rifle at protesters in Ferguson and threatening to kill them. Albers resigned after the video surfaced, […]
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    Missouri senator a constant presence at Ferguson rallies

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Missouri state senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal is a constant presence in Ferguson since an officer fatally shot an 18-year-old. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Chappelle-Nadal, a self-proclaimed “unpopular” state senator, has become more popular with some constituents since being involved in protests over the death of Michael Brown. The Democrat from […]
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    New class of St. Louis police recruits graduate

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– There is a new class of police recruits hitting the streets of St. Louis Thursday night. But for new officers the reality of dealing with unrest, like that in Ferguson, is not far from their minds. So many across the nation watched the events unfold in Ferguson. Citizens asking for change, […]
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    Ferguson unrest could cost taxpayers millions

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The cost of extra policing in Ferguson after rioting and looting that followed the police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown could cost local, Missouri and federal taxpayers millions of dollars. St. Louis County Chief Operating Officer Garry Earls estimates the county spent $1.5 million in police overtime to deal with […]
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    Officer who pointed gun at protests is out of a job

    ST. ANN, Mo. (AP) – A suburban St. Louis police officer shown on cellphone video pointing his rifle at demonstrators in Ferguson and threatening them is now out of a job. St. Ann Police Chief Aaron Jimenez confirmed in an interview with The Associated Press that police Lt. Ray Albers resigned Thursday. A phone call […]
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    Storm rolls through Ferguson just as normalcy was returning

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Storms knocked out power to about 6,000 St. Louis area customers Wednesday night. It also plowed through Ferguson and Jennings right where things were just starting to return to normal after the Ferguson police shooting death of Michael Brown. The worst of it was on Kinamore Drive: part of a snapped […]
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    Officials: All National Guard members pulled out of Ferguson

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri National Guard has completed its departure from Ferguson, Missouri, where the citizen-soldiers were summoned to help quell unrest after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson announced the move Wednesday afternoon at a press conference. He was joined by St. Louis Police Chief […]
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    Senator Blunt: Feds should reimburse St. Louis-area police

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt is asking the Justice Department to help reimburse state and St. Louis-area law enforcement agencies for costs incurred while providing security in Ferguson this month. Blunt said in a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday that many of the police agencies do not have the […]
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    Online fundraising collects thousands for Michael Brown’s family and Darren Wilson

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – Hundreds of thousands of dollars have poured into online fundraising sites on behalf of the family of a black 18-year-old and the white police officer who fatally shot him. As of Wednesday, nearly $700,000 had been raised for both sides through the website GoFundMe.com. An attorney for Michael Brown’s parents, Benjamin […]
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    Alleged audio of Michael Brown shooting released

    (KTVI)- An audio recording that allegedly captures the gunshots that killed Michael Brown has been released to CNN. On the tape is the voice of a  Ferguson man talking during a video chat. In the background you can hear what sounds like several gunshots, a pause and then several more gunshots. It’s important to point out […]
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    Peaceful march held in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – A march for peace stayed peaceful Tuesday night in Ferguson, although one man was arrested.  Officials say there are fewer officers at the command post and those numbers will continue to drop as peace continues to take hold in the community. Joseph Anderson is the President of 100 Black Men.  His […]
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    Federal investigators continue probe into Brown shooting

    WASHINGTON (AP) – As the Justice Department probes the police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, history suggests there’s no guarantee of a criminal prosecution, let alone a conviction. Federal authorities investigating possible civil rights violations in the Aug. 9 death of Michael Brown must meet a difficult standard of proof. It’s a […]
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    Ferguson city council postpones Tuesday’s meeting

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The city council in Ferguson, Missouri, has postponed a meeting scheduled for Tuesday, citing a need for a larger venue due to interest from residents following the death of Michael Brown. A new date and place has not been set. It would have been the first council meeting since Brown was […]
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    Alleged Gunshot Audio Questioned By National Media

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    Alleged New Audio Released of Gunshots

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    Celebrities, civil rights leaders at Brown funeral

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – The thousands of people who turned out for Michael Brown’s funeral included several civil rights leaders and celebrities. Brown was shot and killed Aug. 9 by a Ferguson police officer. His funeral was Monday at Friendly Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis. The Rev. Al Sharpton was among those who spoke […]
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    Koster kicks off campaign to recruit minorities into law enforcement

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster launches an initiative to recruit more minority police officers. Koster says the situation in Ferguson makes it clear how much distrust can build between the police and the community, if officers on force do not reflect the demographics of the communities they serve. Dr. David Klinger, […]
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    Ferguson students return to school after shooting

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – More than 11,000 students in the St. Louis suburb where a white police officer killed an unarmed black 18-year-old returned to school Monday after more than a week of missed classes. Classes in the Ferguson-Florissant School District were scheduled to begin Aug. 14, five days after Michael Brown’s shooting death. But […]
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    Ferguson Calm Over Weekend; Mike Brown To Be Laid To Rest Today

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    Grand Jury picked for Michael Brown shooting case.

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – Three black people are among the 12-member grand jury hearing evidence in the Michael Brown case. Paul Fox, director of judicial administration for St. Louis County Circuit Court, confirmed the racial and gender makeup of the grand jury on Friday. St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch has said it will be […]
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    Financial aid is hopefully on the way for businesses in Ferguson.

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – Governor Jay Nixon’s office says the state has begun the process of seeking federal help for businesses damaged during protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old by a police officer. U.S. Senators Claire McCaskill and Roy Blunt asked Nixon on Friday to consider seeking a Small Business Administration disaster […]
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    Rams, Cardinals watching Ferguson with sadness

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – More than most, Kenny Britt can relate to the drama unfolding just a few miles from Rams Park in Ferguson. The St. Louis wide receiver and former 2009 first-round draft pick feels strongly that the trouble in Ferguson, scene of so much unrest following the fatal shooting of an unarmed black […]
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    Officials: White House reviewing equipment program

    EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The White House is conducting a review of programs that have equipped local police departments with military gear from the Pentagon, urged by President Barack Obama’s call for more separation between the nation’s armed forces and civilian law enforcement. The examination comes in the aftermath of the police response to unrest […]
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    Ferguson residents struggling with daily life

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Residents in the suburban St. Louis neighborhoods near where an officer killed an 18-year-old teenager say their lives have been upended in the last two weeks. Angelia Dickens says she has been afraid to leave her Ferguson apartment at night as protesters clash with police. The 55-year-old has stopped going to […]
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    Protesters, police march peacefully in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A diverse group of protesters, many of them children, have marched peacefully through Ferguson as calm prevailed for a fourth straight day. Several community activists walked side-by-side with police officers in uniform as they walked down one of the main streets in Ferguson that had been filled with armored vehicles and […]
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    Shocking Video of Tactical Unit Getting Fired Upon, Top Cops Explains

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    Criticism Rains Down on Nixon’s Handling of Ferguson

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    Highway Patrol troopers fix basketball goal for Ferguson children

    (KTVI) – With all the tension surrounding the shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, police haven’t gotten the best publicity. But Wednesday was one of the more calm days in Ferguson.   That was the day two Missouri State Highway Patrol Troopers went out of their way to help some kids in the community. The troopers […]
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    St. Louis alderman not going away after protestors leave Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)– One demonstrator says he will not be going away after all the other protestors leave Ferguson. Demonstrators continue to march to show their displeasure over the shooting death of Michael Brown. “Just making sure what happened Saturday never happens again,” said demonstrator Alicia Street. The pause in activity gives St. Louis Alderman […]
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    Supreme Court case to shape Ferguson investigation

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The national legal standards that govern when police officers are justified in using force against people trace their lineage to a 1984 case from Charlotte, North Carolina. In that case, a diabetic man’s erratic behavior during a trip to the store for juice to bring up his blood sugar led to a […]
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    Jon Hamm hopes Ferguson will come out stronger

    LONDON (AP) – Jon Hamm, a St. Louis native, says he hopes “cooler heads prevail” in the Missouri city of Ferguson and “people come through it for the better.” Talking about the riots that followed the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer, Hamm says “it’s difficult to watch because it’s […]
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    Gov. Nixon orders systematic withdraw of National Guard

    Ferguson, MO (KTRS) – The Missouri National Guard is heading home. Governor Jay Nixon ordered Brigadier General Gregory Mason to begin a “systematic withdraw”. The guard will coordinate the pull out with Missouri State Highway Patrol. Nixon says they have seen fewer incidents of outside instigators interfering with peaceful protests, and overall fewer acts of […]
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    Grand jury hears evidence in Ferguson case

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – A grand jury has begun hearing evidence as it weighs possible charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown. St. Louis County prosecutor’s spokesman Ed Magee confirmed the panel heard evidence Wednesday but offered no other details. Officials have vowed not to release any information about the […]
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    Group collecting donations for kids of Ferguson

    St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – One group is coordinating efforts to collect necessities for the children of Ferguson. Epworth Children and Family Services is running daily collections. Donations can be dropped off at 110 North Eld in Webster Groves between 8 AM and 5 PM every weekday. They are requesting items like gift cards grocery […]
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    Holder: ‘Change is coming’ after police shooting

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is meeting with college students as part of his trip to Missouri stemming from a white police officer’s fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. Holder made his first stop Wednesday at the Florissant campus of St. Louis Community College, a few miles from the suburb […]
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    House Majority Leader Says Nixon Undermining Grand Jury Process

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    The Board Meeting Discusses McCulloch’s Integrity To Prosecute

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    McCulloch Tells Nixon To Man Up and Make Decision

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    Senator Nadal Calls For McCulloch To Recuse Himself

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    The Latest From Ferguson: Day 10

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    93% of those arrested Monday were not from Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis County Police report that 52 people were arrested Monday in Ferguson.  93% of those arrested were not Ferguson residents. Of all those arrested, 27% were not residents of Missouri. Many were arrested for “refusal to disperse.” One arrest was made for possession of a controlled substance, two arrests […]
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    Ferguson-Florissant to Offer Free Meals to Students Starting Wednesday

    Jana Shortt, Director of Communications and Marketing says free meals will be offered for children and teens in need of food assistance at five Ferguson-Florissant elementary schools on Wednesday August 20th, Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. Sack lunches will be available for all FFSD students and can be […]
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    Arrests made after peaceful demonstrations in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Demonstrators have taken to the Ferguson streets again Tuesday night.   Their presence was peaceful until about midnight.  That is when protesters started throwing objects at police officers.  Police told protesters to disperse and the media to go back to the designated media area.  When demonstrators did not comply they started […]
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    Classes delayed due to Ferguson unrest

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The start of fall classes has been postponed again in the St. Louis suburb where a fatal police shooting continues to provoke unrest. Classes in the Ferguson-Florissant School District were scheduled to begin on Aug. 14, five days after 18-year-old Michael Brown’s death. The district initially postponed the start of school […]
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    David Stokes: Be Leary of National Media Defining St. Louis

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    The Latest From Ferguson: Day 9

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    Platte County Prosecutor Explains Grand Jury Process

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    Autopsy Press Conference

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    Ferguson protesters spar with police; 31 arrests, 2 shootings

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Missouri Governor Nixon ordered the National Guard into a St. Louis suburb early Monday morning.  Over the past week demonstrations have erupted over the police shooting death of Michael Brown.  Monday night was a test to see how those protesters and military police would interact. Peaceful protests began early in the […]
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    More late-night clashes in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Police and protesters are again in a tense standoff in Ferguson, Missouri, more than a week after an unarmed black teenager was shot and killed by a white police officer. Monday night, police used bullhorns to order the crowds to leave, and noisemakers and armored vehicles were used to push back […]
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    Obama sending attorney general Holder to Missouri

    WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama is sending Attorney General Eric Holder to Ferguson, Missouri, to meet with federal law enforcement authorities investigating the police shooting of an unarmed teenager. Obama says Holder will travel to the St. Louis suburb on Wednesday. Holder recently authorized a federal autopsy on the body of Michael Brown, the […]
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    Gov. Nixon: No curfew in Ferguson tonight

    Ferguson, MO (KTRS) – In statement, Governor Jay Nixon says that there will not be a curfew in Ferguson tonight. Earlier today Nixon ordered the National Guard to provide protection and safety for the unified Command Center. Officials believe the center was the target of a coordinated attack last night. The Missouri State Highway Patrol […]
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    Grand jury may start soon in Missouri shooting

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri grand jury could begin hearing evidence Wednesday in the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer in suburban St. Louis. St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch is overseeing the case that will determine whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson faces criminal charges for the […]
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    President of the STL County Police Assoc. Says They May Sue Missouri State Highway Patrol

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    Ferguson Market’s Attorney Details Stores Theft

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    CREDIBILITY CONCERNS IN MISSOURI SHOOTING PROBE

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — After a week of violent clashes between police and protesters, Missouri authorities leading the investigation into the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager are increasingly facing questions about whether their eventual findings can be seen as credible among residents who are highly distrustful of those in charge. The coming […]
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    MISSOURI GOVERNOR SENDS NATIONAL GUARD TO FERGUSON

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ordered the National Guard to Ferguson early Monday, hours after police used tear gas to clear protesters off the streets following a week of demonstrations against the fatal police shooting of a black Missouri teenager. In a statement, Nixon said the National Guard would help “in restoring […]
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    Kevin Jackson Calls Black Leadership Publicity Seekers

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    Governor Nixon signs executive order directing Missouri National Guard resources to Ferguson

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KTRS) – Gov. Jay Nixon has signed an executive order directing additional resources through the Missouri National Guard to help restore peace and order and to protect the citizens of Ferguson. Gov. Jay Nixon said in a press release “Tonight, a day of hope, prayers, and peaceful protests was marred by the […]
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    Ferguson-Florissant School District will be closed Monday August 18th.

    Due to continuing unrest in some areas of Ferguson, and in the interest of the safety of students and families, all schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will be closed Monday, August 18. Jana Shortt Director of Communications & Marketing says in a email sent to KTRS “Information we have received from officials on the […]
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    Justice Dept. authorizes 2nd autopsy on Michael Brown

    FERGUSON, MO — After another night of protests in Ferguson, Missouri, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has approved a second autopsy on the body of Michael Brown, the Justice Department said Sunday. The autopsy will be conducted by a federal medical examiner, Justice Department spokesman Brian Fallon said in a statement. “Due to the extraordinary […]
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    Nixon: FBI, locals must get investigation right

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he didn’t know the surveillance video from a convenience store was going to be released. Nixon said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” that he was not happy with the release of the video, which police say shows 18-year-old Michael Brown stealing a box of cigars before […]
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    Holder asks for federal autopsy of Michael Brown

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has asked for the Justice Department to arrange an autopsy on the body of Michael Brown by a federal medical examiner. Justice Department spokesman Brian Fallon said in a news release on Sunday that Holder asked for the additional autopsy because of the “extraordinary circumstances involved in […]
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    Chief: Officer didn’t know Brown was a suspect

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The chief in the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by police says the officer didn’t know the teen was a robbery suspect at the time of the shooting. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson says 18-year-old Michael Brown and his friend were stopped Saturday “because they were […]
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    Police, looters clash again in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police and about 200 protesters clashed again in Ferguson, Missouri after another tense day in the St. Louis suburb. Several hundred people congregated on a busy Ferguson street Friday night as protests continued nearly a week after 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer. It was peaceful until about midnight, […]
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    Complete Ferguson Police Report

    The Ferguson Police Department released records pursuant to the Missouri Sunshine Law.   Click Here For the…ferguson-police-report        
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    Image of Mike Brown Released In Robbery

      Ferguson Police release image of Mike Brown in convenience store.
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    Protests Take Different Tone Thursday Night

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    Gov. Nixon: Missouri State Highway Patrol to take over security in Ferguson

    FLORISSANT, Mo. (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over the supervision of security in the St. Louis suburb that’s been the scene of violent protests since a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager. Nixon made the announcement at a news conference Thursday. Nixon says security […]
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    Congressman wants to stop transfer of weapons to police

    WASHINGTON (AP) – A Democratic congressman is introducing a bill to curb a Defense Department program that provides machine guns and other surplus military equipment for free to local law enforcement agencies across the country. Rep. Hank Johnson of Georgia says his bill is a response to the death of an unarmed black teenager shot […]
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    The Board Meeting Discusses Ferguson

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    Senator Claire McCaskill calls for fresh start to protest response

    Ferguson, MO (KTRS) – Senator Claire McCaskill is in Ferguson and she says the police response to protesters needs to change. In a statement, McCaskill called on leaders to de-militarize the situation, as the response from police has “become the problem instead of the solution”. The Senator is scheduled to speak with Attorney General Eric […]
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    Another Night Of Tear Gas In Ferguson

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    PROTESTS TURN VIOLENT IN ST. LOUIS SUBURB

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year old Michael Brown. Hours earlier, the police chief had said race relations were the top […]
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    Striking contrast at Ferguson protest

    FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) – Protestors wielding bullhorns and challenging the  line of police in riot gear were  not the only demonstrators on West Florissant Wednesday evening. Members of a local Ferguson church brought in a band on a flatbed truck about six thirty.  The lively gospel music quickly drew some protestors away from the police […]
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    Protesters pushed from Ferguson streets

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis SWAT Team was on  the scene of a protest on West Florissant street in Ferguson on Wednesday evening.  Demonstrators were filling the streets. Police told the crowd to clear the area or there will be arrests. Just before 9 pm  police say the crowd that gathered at West Florissant and […]
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    Ferguson Mayor speaks out

    Ferguson, MO (KTVI) – Mayor James Knowles of Ferguson is heartbroken his city is now in the national spotlight for the death of Michael Brown and the violence that has followed. Mayor Knowles says he has received death threats as have members of the city council, the police chief and his police officers. He wants […]
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    Demonstrator claims he was beaten by police

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Martez Little, 24, of Ferguson, a witness to the officer involved shooting near Ferguson just after midnight Wednesday morning, said police also beat and threatened him. Esrail Britton, 19, was critically wounded by a police officer just after midnight Wednesday morning. St. Louis County Police officers pulled guns on little, handcuffed […]
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    King Center urges peace in responses to shooting

    ATLANTA (AP) _ The leader of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center is asking demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri and elsewhere to be peaceful in their response to the death of a man who was shot by a police officer. Bernice King said in a statement Wednesday the organization discourages violence and other destructive acts as […]
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    Statement from Governor Jay Nixon on events in Ferguson

    Jefferson City, MO (KTRS) — Gov. Jay Nixon tonight issued the following statement on events in Ferguson, Missouri: “The worsening situation in Ferguson is deeply troubling, and does not represent who we are as Missourians or as Americans. While we all respect the solemn responsibility of our law enforcement officers to protect the public, we […]
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    Ferguson Chief Won’t Be Pressured Into Releasing Officer’s Name

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager says cyber-attacks on his city’s website won’t sway him into publicly releasing the officer’s name. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson said Wednesday that someone burrowed into the website and shut it down for much of […]
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    The 4th Amendment Discussed In Regards To Police Force

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    Guns Sales On The Rise Around Town

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    Police shoot man pointing gun at officers in Ferguson; woman shot in drive-by

    FERGUSON (KTVI) – There’s been another police shooting in Ferguson overnight. At around 1 AM, 4 men in ski masks, armed with shotguns, approached a crowd at Sheffingdell Ct. and Chambers Rd.   Police arrived to hear shots fired, and see people running.  One officer chased a suspected shooter.  Police say the gunman pointed his handgun […]
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    Police and demonstrators face-off near QuikTrip without incident

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Tempers flared for a while outside St. Mark’s church after the community meeting on the shooting of Michael Brown held by Reverend Al Sharpton and community leaders ended.  The large crowd had gathered outside because the church had filled to capacity for the meeting. Those left outside held an impromptu rally […]
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    Obama: Teen’s death has prompted ‘strong passions’

    EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) – President Barack Obama says that while the shooting death of a Missouri teenager has prompted “strong passions,” people should remember Michael Brown through “reflection and understanding.” Obama’s comments came in a written statement about 18-year-old Brown. The unarmed teen was fatally shot by a police officer Saturday while walking on a […]
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    Protesters march in Clayton, demand answers in Michael Brown death

    Clayton, MO (KTRS) – Demonstrators continue to protest in downtown Clayton. They demand answers and action for the shooting death of Michael Brown. Protestors issued the same list of demands that was released yesterday. The chief requests: for the officer who shot Brown to be identified, fire, and charged with murder. The full list of […]
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    The Latest From Ferguson

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    NAACP tries to bring calm to Ferguson

    NORMANDY, MO (KTVI) – An overflow crowd attended Monday evenings NAACP meeting at the Murchison Tabernacle CME Church in the 7600 block of Natural Bridge Road. Emotions were running high before meeting and remained so during the meeting. Those attending the meeting voice their concerns over the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown and the looting […]
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    Tear gas tossed to disrupt demonstrators

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Protestors met with a line of police at the burned QuikTrip on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson Monday evening. Protesters were on the scene most of the day,  shouting demands and filling  the streets. The crowds  started marching down the road at dusk.  Police were concerned that they were going to […]
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    FBI opens civil rights case after police shoot man

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – The FBI is investigating possible civil rights violations after a suburban St. Louis police officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager. Cheryl Mimura, a spokeswoman for the FBI’s St. Louis field office, says the agency opened an investigation Monday into possible civil rights violations arising from the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. […]
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    FBI taking over investigation into shooting of Missouri teen

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Police say the FBI is taking over the investigation of a suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager. Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson tells The Associated Press that he was informed Monday that the FBI was going to take over the investigation into the death of 18-year-old […]
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    Hacker Group Anonymous Makes Threats To Ferguson Police Department

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    VANDALISM, LOOTING AFTER VIGIL FOR St. LOUIS MAN

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A day of anger over a fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in suburban St. Louis turned to mayhem as people looted businesses, vandalized vehicles and confronted police in riot gear who tried to block access to parts of the city. The tensions erupted after a candlelight vigil Sunday […]
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    Family condemns looting, violence over Mike Brown death

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – At least a dozen businesses in north St. Louis County were looted Sunday following a peaceful vigil. Hundreds gathered Sunday for a vigil in memory of  shooting death of Michael Brown, the Ferguson, MO teen who was shot by a Ferguson Police officer Saturday afternoon.  Brown was unarmed. Around 8:30 p.m. […]
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    Police trying to stop looting in north St. Louis County

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – At least a dozen businesses in north St. Louis County were looted Sunday following a peaceful vigil. Hundreds gathered Sunday for a vigil in memory of  shooting death of Michael Brown, the Ferguson, MO teen who was shot by a Ferguson Police officer Saturday afternoon.  Brown was unarmed. Around 8:30 p.m. […]
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    Rev. Al Sharpton set to visit St. Louis

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) _ The Rev. Al Sharpton says the shooting death of an unarmed 18-year-old black man by a St. Louis-area police officer is “very disturbing,” and the civil-rights leader is planning a visit to that suburb to make that known. Sharpton tells The Associated Press that he’s spoken with a grandfather of Michael […]