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Karen Gold paints on a boarded window of her store in Ferguson. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Ferguson Residents Clean Up, Hope For Calm

Business owners and residents boarded up windows and cleared away debris in Ferguson; they’re hoping for a tentative return to normal after two nights of unrest.

9 hours ago

New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

NFL Player: ‘Sin Is The Reason We Riot, Loot And Burn’

New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson says the nation has a “sin problem” that can only be solved through the Christian gospel.

14 hours ago

Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks Cancels ‘Tonight Show’ Thanksgiving Appearance

Singer Garth Brooks has canceled a Thanksgiving appearance on NBC’s “Tonight Show” because he said it “seemed distasteful” given the reaction to the decision not to prosecute Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown this summer.

19 hours ago

General Russel L. Honoré says the Insurrection Act is possible next step to quell Ferguson-related rioting.  (JAMES NIELSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Katrina General: If Riots Can’t Be Controlled, ‘Next Step’ is Insurrection Act

A retired general and commander of the Joint Task Force Katrina in the Gulf Coast says if St. Louis can’t control riots stemming from the Ferguson decision, then the next step is the “Insurrection Act,” allowing the president to deploy U.S. troops in the area to quell rebellion.

20 hours ago

Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden, parents of the unarmed black teenager Michael Brown who was shot and killed by white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, arrives at a press conference on Nov. 12, 2014 in Geneva after a session of the United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT). (credit: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Mother: ‘My Son Doesn’t Have a History of Violence’

The parents of Michael Brown don’t believe Ferguson officer Darren Wilson’s story that their son was the aggressor in the Aug. 9 deadly shooting that sparked months of protests in Ferguson.

22 hours ago

FERGUSON, MO - NOVEMBER 25:  A row of cars burn at a used car lot during a demonstration on November 25, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Ferguson has been struggling to return to normal after Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer, on August 9. His death has sparked months of sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. A grand jury today declined to indict officer Wilson.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lt. Gov. Questions if Obama Administration Pressured Nixon Not to Deploy National Guard Monday

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder questioned whether Gov. Jay Nixon was told not to deploy the National Guard to deter violent protesters Monday night after Ferguson officer Darren Wilson was not indicted in the death of Michael Brown.

23 hours ago

Looters enter a Meineke store in Ferguson on November 26, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

UPDATED: 58 Arrested as Ferguson Protesters Throw Rocks, Bottles at Police

National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson and looting after a grand jury decided not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown.

11/26/2014

Protesters flipped and burned a police car in front of Ferguson City Hall on November 25, 2014. (Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

Police Car Flipped, Burned In Ferguson

Protests in Ferguson took a violent turn late Tuesday night.

11/25/2014

Arrests made in front of Ferguson police department (Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

VIDEO: National Guard Supports Law Enforcement At Ferguson Police Station

At least two people were arrested Tuesday night in front of the Ferguson police station.

11/25/2014

Demonstrators in Washington D.C. protest the Ferguson grand jury decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown case.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Rally Across U.S. for Second Day

Peaceful demonstrators marched in Seattle and disrupted traffic in New York and Cleveland. Rallies also formed in New Jersey, Maine, Maryland and elsewhere.

11/25/2014

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