Ferguson protests

Die-in held outside St. Louis City Hall on December 17, 2014 (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Protesters Encounter Locked Doors At City Hall

Group of 75 stages a die-in outside building, asks St. Louis mayor for help in dealing with police

12/17/2014

Ferguson Building Burning

University Of Iowa Holds Forum For Educators On How To Teach Students About Ferguson

The University of Iowa held a forum Wednesday evening for educators on how to teach students about what happened in Ferguson, Mo.

12/12/2014

(Brett Blume/KMOX)

Ferguson ‘Starting to Heal,’ Soon to Shed Plywood-Covered Windows

The Missouri History Museum is working to preserve the art that sprung up on plywood meant to protect storefronts or cover damage from Ferguson unrest.

12/08/2014

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Stolen Firearms Suspects Caught Before Guns Sold to Ferguson Protesters

Two individuals were caught on tape making three trips to eventually remove nearly 40 firearms – including dozens of pistols, several rifles and one shotgun, plus 1,000 rounds of ammunition.

12/05/2014

Photo of Darren Wilson after Michael Brown altercation  (Courtesy: St. Louis County Prosecuting Office)

Lawyer: Darren Wilson Wants to Translate Event Into Teachable Moment

The lawyer for former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says his client wants to take what happened and make it a “teachable moment.”

12/01/2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon prespares to have Thanksgiving dinner with National Guard troops on guard in Ferguson,Missouri on November 27, 2014. The 2000 troops have been called up to protect key locations in the St. Louis and Ferguson area due to the riots, looting and burning as a result of the Michael Brown grand jury ruling.      UPI/Handout

Gov. Nixon Calling Special Session Over Ferguson Funding

Governor will ask the General Assembly to provide funding for public safety efforts related to the protests in Ferguson.

11/28/2014

Looters break into a Meineke store as protests engulf Ferguson on November 26, 2014. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

State Extends Aid To Ferguson Businesses

Missouri is extending a program that offers no-interest loans to small businesses damaged by violent demonstrations in and near Ferguson.

11/28/2014

Ferguson Walmart Protests

‘Shut It Down': Dozens Of Ferguson Protesters Interrupt Black Friday Shopping At Wal-Mart, Target

Dozens of people have interrupted holiday shopping at major retail stores around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

11/28/2014

Ferguson Riots

Pregnant Woman Loses Eye During Ferguson Riots After Officer Shoots Bean Bag Round At Car

A pregnant woman lost her eye during protests in Ferguson early Tuesday morning after a St. Louis County Police officer fired a bean bag round at the car she was in, shattering the glass on the passenger-side window.

11/28/2014

Michael Brown Jr. (UPI/handout)

Civil Rights Lawyer: Michael Brown’s ‘Vulnerabilities’ Appeal To Young People

For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men killed by police officers.

11/28/2014

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