U.S. Justice Department to Monitor St. Louis Election ProceedingsWhen you cast your ballot, if there's an issue, the DOJ says it'll have a "robust election monitors program in place."
Ferguson, St. Louis PD Among 4 in Area Receiving DOJ GrantsFerguson is getting a quarter-million dollars to fund two community engagement officers. St. Louis is receiving over $1.8 million for 15 homicide officers.
Monitor Chosen to Oversee Ferguson's Police, Court ReformsA federal judge on Monday chose a monitor team to oversee reforms of Ferguson's policing and court system, a process expected to cost the St. Louis suburb more than $1 million.
AB InBev Says It Has US Approval for SABMiller MergerAnheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest beer maker, announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with the Justice Department that clears the way for U.S. approval of its acquisition of SABMiller.
Ferguson Narrows Down Search for Independent MonitorThe city starts interviewing firms Tuesday, and the public will also have a chance to ask questions Tuesday evening at 6 at the Ferguson Community Center.
"Ferguson Collaborative" Lays Out Consent Decree DemandsSay public involvement is crucial to making the consent decree "worth more than the paper it's written on."
Ferguson's New Police Chief Swears In MondayDelrish Moss' 32 years of experience in police work, include time as a patrol officer and undercover investigator.
Judge Approves Deal Between Ferguson, Justice DepartmentPerry said the settlement is a ``reasonable resolution'' that avoids years of an extensive court battle. ``I think it's in everyone's best interest and I think it's in the interest of justice,'' she said.
Community Speaks Before Judge on Ferguson Consent DecreeU.S. District Court Judge Catherine Perry will decide whether to approve or decline the consent decree.
Ferguson Settlement Could be in Jeopardy if Tax Hikes FailMayor James Knowles III said passage of both tax increases would wipe out about 80 percent of the city's $2.9 million deficit, but failure to pass them could mean layoffs of police and firefighters.
Public Comment on Ferguson's DOJ Settlement Next MonthFerguson has been under Justice Department scrutiny since the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in August 2014.
Ferguson, Justice Department Resolve LawsuitMayor James Knowles says resolving the lawsuit is a big step forward.