Ferguson

Demonstrators protest the shooting death of Michael Brown on October, 11 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Civil rights organizations, protest groups and people from around the country were protesting the August 9 shooting of Brown, 18, which involved Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson in the suburban town of Ferguson near St. Louis.  Joshua Lott/AFP/Getty Images

Officer Who Called Protestor’s Boss Fully Backed By Union

A police officer has the same right to free speech as any protestor – that’s the defense voiced by the police union for an officer who called a protestor’s boss.

10/17/2014

KMOX file photo.

Protestors Demonstrate Outside Highway Patrol Trooper’s Home

Those protesting the police shooting of Michael Brown found a new target for their protests – the home of a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper.

10/16/2014

Demonstrators protest on Oct. 11, 2014, in St. Louis, the shooting death of Michael Brown. Civil rights organizations, protest groups and people from around the country were protesting the August 9 shooting of Brown, 18, which involved Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson in the suburban town of Ferguson near St. Louis. (Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Slay to Meet with Police Protesters

Young Activists United agrees to city hall session this afternoon.

10/16/2014

Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown speaks during a press conference at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Mother Does Not Want Him as Write-In Candidate

Lesley McSpadden says though people may be well-intentioned, her family does not need the additional drama in their lives.

10/15/2014

Police and protestors outside a Walmart store in Maplewood, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ferguson Protestors Make Several Stops During Moral Monday

Shoppers and a U.S. Senator were among those affected by the day of civil disobedience around the region Monday in reaction to local police shootings.

10/14/2014

Ferguson October protesters attend the St. Louis Rams game at the Edward Jones Dome on October 13, 2014 (KMOX/Benjamin Boyd)

Police: More Than 50 Arrested at Ferguson Protests

Demonstrations spanned from St. Louis County to St. Louis City Hall to the Rams game.

10/13/2014

Professor Cornel West(C) along with Clergy members and other demonstrators protest for the shooting of Michael Brown as they march to the Ferguson Police Station October, 13 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Civil rights organizations, protest groups and people from around the country were protesting the August 9 shooting of Brown, which involved Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson and other killings of black youths at the hands of police officers. (Joshua LOTT/AFP/Getty Images)

Cornel West Arrested in Ferguson Protest

Civil rights activist from New York faces charge of disturbing the peace.

10/13/2014

Protestors stand outside the Ferguson Police Department on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

About 200 Peacefully Protest Outside Ferguson Police Station

A crowd of about 200 turned out for a peaceful protest outside the Ferguson police station. More than a dozen were arrested.

10/13/2014

Demonstrators listen to speakers during a rally on the campus of Saint Louis University on Oct. 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Missouri Lawmakers Could Debate Prosecutors’ Role

Following a fatal police shooting that has fueled weeks of protests, Missouri lawmakers could consider legislation that would remove local prosecutors from decisions about whether to charge police involved in deadly shootings.

10/13/2014

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay (Photo: KMOX)

Mayor Slay Calling for Government Help with Ferguson Solutions

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay is stepping up to the plate after violent protests and unrest made their way to the streets of St. Louis.

10/13/2014

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