Rev. Traci Blackmon gives a heartfelt message to a women-led protest outside the county justice center on November 29, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Local Pastor Calls Out For New Grand Jury In Ferguson Case

Rev. Traci Blackmon’s message followed a “sit in” outside the justice center in Clayton


Michael Brown decision protest march in Brentwood, Mo. on November 29, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Daytime Protest In Brentwood

One of the crowd’s chants was, “If you want to be a cop, do it right.”


Nicholas Sheley (Illinois Dept. of Corrections photo)

Illinois High Court Won’t Hear Sheley Appeal

Murder suspect captured in Granite City still awaiting trial for Mo. killings


Ferguson Protests

Ferguson Protest Spreads To Chicago

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


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.


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.


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


Photo: Thinkstock

Grand Jury Indicts Prosecutor in Columbia

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


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

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



Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money

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



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