Michael Brown

Dorian Johnson, 22, leaves the funeral of friend Michael Brown at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis on August 25, 2014. Johnson was with Brown when he was shot by a white Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. The shooting led to several nights of looting, arrests and heavy police presence.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Dorian Johnson Files Suit Against City of Ferguson

Dorian Johnson, friend of Michael Brown, has filed suit against the city of Ferguson.

14 hours ago

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Ferguson Mulls Removing Michael Brown Shrine From Mid-Street

The shrine stretches several yards down the center of Canfield Drive, and city leaders are grappling with the thorny question of whether to remove or replace it.

16 hours ago

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Ferguson to Pay Attorney $1,335/hr to Pursue Reforms

Ferguson is paying an attorney $1,335 an hour to help the St. Louis suburb negotiate and possibly litigate reforms pressed by the Justice Department.

05/04/2015

The Ferguson Commission assembles before the commission's first meeting in Ferguson, Missouri on December 1, 2014.The Ferguson Commission, made up of 16 people selected by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, has been tasked to come up with solutions to the problems in the small St. Louis suburb, where rioting, lootings and arson fires have occured following the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in August.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ferguson Commission Recommends Additional Police Training

The commission called for training in tactics, anti-bias and officer wellness.

04/30/2015

Photos from the overnight looting in Ferguson, courtesy of Harold Hurlbut.

Ferguson Protests Leave 2 Shot, Store Looted

Several shots were fired as protestors gathered at West Florissant and Canfield, near where Michael Brown was shot in August.

04/28/2015

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Bill to Limit Deadly Force Advances in Missouri Senate

The bill would change part of that law to allow deadly force only if police reasonably believe the suspect has committed or tried to commit a violent felony.

04/28/2015

Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden will file a wrongful death lawsuit against the City of Ferguson and former police officer Darren Wilson. (Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Michael Brown’s Parents File Lawsuit Against Ferguson

Brown’s parents filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the city of Ferguson on Thursday, opening a new chapter in the legal battle over the shooting that killed their son and sparked a national protest movement.

04/23/2015

Toni Morrison Talking

Author Toni Morrison: ‘I Want To See A Cop Shoot A White Unarmed Teenager In The Back’

A Pulitzer Prize-winning author made controversial comments about racism during an interview with The Telegraph.

04/23/2015

Michael Brown Casket

Michael Brown’s Family to File Civil Suit Against Ferguson

Members of the Brown legal team plan a 10:30 a.m. news conference today at the St. Louis County Courthouse in Clayton, Missouri.

04/22/2015

Ella Jones (right) hugs her opponent Adrienne Hawkins, minutes before the polls close. They wished each other luck, and said no matter which one of them is elected, today's vote is a win.

History at Ferguson Council Meeting Tonight

When attorney Wesley Bell and retired entrepreneur Ella Jones take their oaths, they will increase the number of African-Americans on the Ferguson City Council to three.

04/21/2015

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