Sign outside Zisser Tire along W. Florissant, targeted twice by rioting crowds in the wake of the Michael Brown Jr. shooting. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Potential Federal Civil Rights Decision Leaves Ferguson Business Owners on Edge

Even though the last couple of nights have been quiet on the streets of North County, there are renewed worries about the possibility of rioting and unrest after news that Darren Wilson is unlikely to face charges for violating the civil rights of Michael Brown.


Department of Justice trainers have been meeting with local police to teach "unbiased" policing. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Justice Department Hosts St. Louis Police Training

Davis says the training is not to be taken as a signal that no federal charges are expected in the Ferguson case, saying they are “two different tracks.”


A protester displays signs and T-shirt during a rally in support of Officer Darren Wilson on August 23, 2014,  in St. Louis, Missouri. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Ferguson Chief Bans Wilson Bracelets

Justice Department also says Ferguson police must wear name plates while on duty


Protesters yell at police during a rally for Michael Brown August 30, 2014 outside the Police Department in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Justice Department Seeks Input On Ferguson Police

Hundreds turned out, Wednesday, to tell investigators about past experiences with force


Guests wait in line to enter the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church for the funeral of Michael Brown on August 25, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Michael Brown, an 18 year-old unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the nearby town of Ferguson, Missouri on August 9. His death caused several days of violent protests along with rioting and looting in Ferguson. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Hundreds Line Up for Michael Brown Funeral

Hundreds of people are gathering to say goodbye to Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer earlier this month.


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.


US President Barack Obama(L) and Attorney General Eric Holder speak on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Strong DOJ Response To Ferguson Seeks Truth, Calm

The U.S. Department of Justice has mounted an unusually swift and aggressive response to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Observers say the goal is to ensure that the truth about the killing is revealed, to ease racial tensions, and to reassure people that the investigation will be fair.


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Feds Bust Former St. Louis HUD Director

Lavern Hester was indicted by a federal grand jury on one felony count of conspiracy to provide and accept an illegal gratuity and two counts of making false statements.


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Two More Sentenced in Major Metro East Coke Ring

Manuel Ramirez and Javier Villasenor-Cardona, were indicted along with twenty-four other individuals and charged with being members of a large cocaine distribution organization.


Illegal Aliens Repatriated By US Immigration And Customs Enforcement

Local Company Busted for Hiring Illegals

During a 12 month period, J&J Industrial Supply employed 10 or more illegal aliens.



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