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St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch, (KMOX/file photo)

McCulloch: ‘The Governor Must Settle This Issue Now’

St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch released a statement Thursday stating he has no intention of recusing himself from the Michael Brown case, and that Gov. Nixon needs to “settle this issue now.”


Gov. Jay Nixon of Missouri speaks to media on Aug. 15, 2014, in St. Louis. Violent protests have erupted in the city following the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on Aug. 9. Nixon appointed Capt. Johnson to take control of security operations in the city of Ferguson after receiving numerous complaints about the excessive show and use of force by the police against protestors and the news media covering the demonstrations. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov. Nixon Orders National Guard to Begin Withdrawing from Ferguson

Gov. Jay Nixon released a statement ordering the Missouri National Guard to begin a systematic process of withdrawing from Ferguson.


Tear gas reigns down on a woman kneeling in the street with her hands in the air after a demonstration over the killing of teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on  Aug. 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

PHOTO: Time Magazine Features Ferguson On Cover

Time Magazine just released the cover of its September first edition and it hits close to home.


U.S. President Barack Obama gives a statement during a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on August 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama returned early from his vacation in Martha's Vineyard to hold meetings with his national security team and also with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in regards to the situation in Iraq and the continuing violence in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

POLL: Fewer Than Half Of Americans Satisfied With Obama’s Response To Ferguson Shooting

Following the unrest in Ferguson, fewer than half of Americans are satisfied with President Barack Obama’s response, but assessments are more positive than negative.


Demonstrators raise their hands and chant "hands up, don't shoot" during a protest over the killing of Michael Brown on August 12, 2014 in Clayton, Missouri. Some reports state that Brown hand his hands in the air when he was shot and killed by a police officer on Saturday in suburban Ferguson, Missouri. Two days of unrest including rioting and looting have followed the shooting in Ferguson.  Browns parents have publicly asked for order. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Groups Meeting Tonight to Plan Future Peaceful Protests

The Christian Coalition, NAACP, Urban League and others are meeting tonight to talk about keeping the protests peaceful and productive.


Police officers work to keep order as demonstrators express their feelings on August 18, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Violent outbreaks have taken place in Ferguson since the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9th. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

How Much Will Police Response in Ferguson Cost Taxpayers?

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says police don’t get to pick and choose which crises they’d like to respond to.


Demonstrators protest the killing of teenager Michael Brown on August 19, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Several Outcomes Possible From Grand Jury, DOJ Investigations in Michael Brown Case

CBS News Legal Analyst Jack Ford says the county grand jury will have a difficult task ahead, mainly because of conflicting witness testimony.



Report: Illinois Has Lower Teen Birth Rate Than Missouri

The birth rate for teens ages 15 to 19 in Illinois is well below the national average.


Alderman Antonio French as a guest on the Mark Reardon Show in Ferguson on August 15. Photo: KMOX/Mark Reardon

Political Scientist: Alderman Antonio French is ‘Strong Advocate’ for People of Ferguson

Robertson says French has an emerging regional and national reputation.


Demonstrators react as police fire tear gas at them while protesting the shooting death of Michael Brown on Aug. 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Ferguson-Florissant Teachers to Receive Crisis Management Training Today

Board president Rob Chabot says they want to be able to identify any problems students may be having dealing with the tear-gased filled nights.


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Eric Holder Visits St. Louis

Damage In Ferguson After A Night Of Rioting

Damage In Ferguson After A Night Of Rioting

Businesses were damaged and looted in Ferguson, MO after riots broke following an officer involved shooting.

Crowd Gathers to Protest Shooting of Ferguson Teen

Crowds gather to protest fatal shooting of 18-year-old man by Ferguson police officer.

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