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Ferguson Protests

Ferguson Protest Spreads To Chicago

Crowd gathered outside Chicago PD, Monday night, in anticipation of Mo. announcement

11/24/2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon addresses media during a news conference on the Ferguson grand jury investigation on Monday, November 24, 2014. (Credit: Allison Blood/KMOX)

Leaders Renew Call For Peace Ahead of Ferguson Grand Jury Announcement

Gov. Nixon, Charlie Dooley, Francis Slay, and Dan Isom spoke a couple of hours before the big reveal in the Michael Brown case.

11/24/2014

A security guard puts up police tape outside of the Buzz Westfall Justice Center where a St. Louis County grand jury is considering whether or not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown on November 23, 2014 in Clayton, Missouri.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Takes Sunday Off

Barricades continue to go up around government buildings in Clayton.

11/23/2014

File photo of a hydraulic fracturing site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bid Denied To Halt Illinois Fracking Rules

Madison County Judge Barbara Crowder makes decision on oil & gas drilling

11/23/2014

Photo: Thinkstock

Grand Jury Indicts Prosecutor in Columbia

Was under the influence of alcohol when he crashed into a Columbia restaurant

11/22/2014

Suspects Indicted on Federal Charges of Obtaining Weapons to Harm Law Officers

Police say both suspects were affiliated with the New Black Panther Party.

11/22/2014

Money

Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money

75,000 state workers to see portion of $60 million payout

11/21/2014

(BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

FBI Sending More Agents to Ferguson

Source tells Associated Press up to 100 will supplement law enforcement in the region

11/21/2014

A general view of the Supreme Court from the rooftop of the U.S. Capitol November 18, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

High Court Rejects Mo. Death Row Inmate Appeal

Leon Taylor set to die early Wednesday for 1994 Kansas City murder

11/18/2014

St. Charles County Agrees to $91,000 Payment for Tazer Death

Police say James Wilson was tazed after punching his sister at a West Alton convenience store and lunging at a deputy.

11/15/2014

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