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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - JUNE 19:  In this image from the video uplink from the detention center to the courtroom, Dylann Roof appears at Centralized Bond Hearing Court June 19, 2015 in North Charleston, South Carolina. Roof is charged with nine counts of murder and firearms charges in the shooting deaths at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17. (Photo by Grace Beahm-Pool/Getty Images)

Dylann Roof Inspired by Conservative Council Founded in St. Charles

The Council of Conservative Citizens was founded in 1989 in St. Louis, and the church shooter mentions the group in his online essay before the shooting.

06/23/2015

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Missouri Police Stopped Blacks More Than Whites in 2014

The annual Missouri Attorney General’s report on race disparity in traffic stops shows the highest difference in the report’s 15-year history.

06/01/2015

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Ferguson Hires Lawyer to Negotiate with DOJ

Ferguson released only a brief statement confirming it has hired prominent Illinois attorney Daniel K. Webb to negotiate with the Justice Department on the consent decree.

04/17/2015

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Former Cardinal Curt Ford Punched in Face at St. Louis County Gas Station

Nearly 33 years after delivering a game-winning hit in his first major league at-bat, former Cardinal Curt Ford may be leaving after what police say was a racially motivated attack.

03/26/2015

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Cordish Co. Accused of Racial Discrimination in KC

A former employee of Kansas City’s downtown entertainment district alleges in a lawsuit that the district’s owners and others created disturbances so they could eject black patrons from the area.

03/07/2014

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More Charges In Vandalism At Belleville Church

Racial graffiti, property damage at New Freedom Baptist late last month.

08/13/2012

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Black Drivers In Missouri More Likely To Be Stopped Than Whites

Rate of disparity for African-American drivers rises slightly in 2011.

06/01/2012