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St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

McCulloch, Slay Honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Missouri Lawyers Weekly is out with its awards list, and legal work related to Ferguson is prominently featured.

12/09/2014

Dorian Johnson, 22, leaves the funeral of friend Michael Brown at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis on August 25, 2014. Johnson was with Brown when he was shot by a white Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. The shooting led to several nights of looting, arrests and heavy police presence.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Brown’s Friend Hired by City of St. Louis for Temporary Job

The man who was with Michael Brown when he was shot to death by a Ferguson police officer has been hired by the city of St. Louis through a training program.

12/09/2014

The Justice Department autopsy found that Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, and a minor gunshot wound to Brown's right hand was evidence of close range discharge of a firearm. (Photo by Robert Cohen-Pool/Getty Images)

Federal Autopsy Released in Michael Brown Shooting

Justice Department autopsy found Brown died from multiple gunshot wounds and had severe head and chest injuries, minor gunshot wound to his right hand.

12/08/2014

Photo: Getty Images

U.S. Unveils Federal Law Enforcement Profiling Ban

The Obama administration issued guidelines Monday that ban federal law enforcement from profiling on the basis of religion, national origin and other characteristics.

12/08/2014

Ferguson Commission Co-Chair Rev. Starsky Wilson makes his opening remarks as Co-Chair Rich McClure and other commissioners listen during the commission's first meeting in Ferguson, Missouri on December 1, 2014.The Ferguson Commission, made up of 16 people selected by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, has been tasked to come up with solutions to the problems in the small St. Louis suburb, where rioting, lootings and arson fires have occured following the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in August. Similar acts of violence occured after a grand jury found there was not enough evidence to brinbg Wilson to trial on November 24, 2014.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ferguson Commission Meets Tonight in Shaw Neighborhood

The public is invited to discuss police relations in St. Louis city and county with the newly formed, governor-appointed Ferguson Commission.

12/08/2014

Florists Kim Brannan and Jenny Thomasson outside the White House. (Kim Brannan)

Florissant Florists Decorate White House for Christmas

A mother-daughter duo of St. Louis area florists can say they’ve done something few others have.

12/08/2014

Candy Crowley

Candy Crowley Leaving CNN

Native St. Louisan is a regular on KMOX, talking politics each Friday on Total Information AM

12/06/2014

Getty/Scott Olson

Ferguson Marchers Arrive At Missouri Capitol

Chants of “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” could be heard throughout the capitol rotunda

12/05/2014

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) poses with former U.S. Senator Alan Dixon (D-IL) in this file photo (Flickr/Sen. Mark Kirk)

Illinois State Museum Named For Alan Dixon

The late U.S. Senator hailed from the Belleville area.

12/05/2014

President Barack Obama meets with a group of newly elected governors in the Oval Office at the White House December 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama met with Gov. Bill Walker (I-AK), Governor-elect Bruce Rauner (R-IL), ÊGovernor-elect Larry Hogan (R-MD), ÊGovernor-elect Charlie Baker (R-MA) Governor-elect Tom Wolf (D-PA), Gov. Gina Raimondo (D-RI) and Governor-elect Greg Abbott (R-TX).

Bruce Rauner Meets With President Obama

Illinois Republican among newly-elected state governors invited to White House for chat

12/05/2014

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